Colorado Avalanche

A congratulations to P-A Parenteau on his retirement

By: Nadia Vocaturo

From the NHLPA and its players, congratulations to P-A Parenteau, who recently announced his retirement after 491 NHL games, and nearly 1,000 games as a professional hockey player.

June 27, 2018

Be A Player: Rewind | Jarome Iginla

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Affectionately known as Iggy, the Edmonton-born former Calgary Flames captain has over 1,500 NHL games and exactly 1,300 points to his name – and a whole whack of hardware to fill out his trophy case.

June 7, 2018

Be A Player: Rewind | Rob Blake

By: Nadia Vocaturo

In his first season with the Colorado Avalanche, which he would end by winning his first and only Stanley Cup, Rob Blake takes us back to the heyday of the 90s Los Angeles Kings.

May 24, 2018

NHLPA announces 2017-18 Ted Lindsay Award finalists

By: NHLPA Media Release

Players vote Taylor Hall, Nathan MacKinnon and Connor McDavid as TLA Finalists. All three players are former first-overall draft picks.

April 26, 2018

Playoff Performer of the Night | Andrew Hammond

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Andrew Hammond helped keep the Colorado Avalanche's postseason dreams alive with a 44-save performance in a 3-2 win Friday night to force a Game 6 in the club's first-round series.

April 21, 2018

Visa Presents: Player Q&A with Nathan MacKinnon

By: NHLPA Staff

If he wasn't on fire for the Colorado Avalanche, Nathan MacKinnon would want to be a firefighter! More answers in this week's Player Q&A.

April 18, 2018

Playoff Performer of the Night | Nathan MacKinnon

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Nathan MacKinnon helped the Avalanche to a huge Game 3 win, earning the game's first star with a pair of goals in Colorado's first win in two years against the Nashville Predators.

April 17, 2018

The most exciting empty-netter Blake Comeau has ever seen

By: Chris Lomon

Ahead of his team's 2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs debut, Blake Comeau looks back to a 10-game win streak that had him thinking, "This team has a different feel to it."

April 12, 2018

In The Locker Room - Alexander Kerfoot

By: Ryan Parker

We caught up with Alexander Kerfoot to find out about his favourite part of being in the NHL, his favourite ways to relax and much more!

March 30, 2018

Be A Player: Rewind | Peter Forsberg

By: Nadia Vocaturo

It's 1996, and Peter Forsberg is in the midst of inspiring the future generations of players who voted him as their favourite player growing up in the 2017-18 NHLPA Player Poll!

March 22, 2018

Be A Player: Rewind | Paul Kariya

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Originally aired Sept. 24, 1996, this episode features a young Paul Kariya, just beginning to build toward his Hall of Fame career!

March 8, 2018

Player of the Week | Nathan MacKinnon

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Nathan MacKinnon dominated play with 11 points (5-6–11) to help his club pick up seven of a possible eight points over the week as he continued to make a case for team MVP of the Colorado Avalanche.

March 5, 2018

Be A Player: Rewind | Ryan Smyth

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Originally aired February 21, 2002, this episode features Edmonton Oilers fan favourite, Ryan Smyth – aka ‘Captain Canada’ – serving it up as a chef at his restaurant!

February 22, 2018

In The Locker Room - Mark Barberio

By: Ryan Parker

We caught up with Avs defenceman Mark Barberio to chat about memories of his first pair of skates, first training camp and first NHL goal.

February 16, 2018

Be A Player: Rewind | Ray Bourque

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Originally aired March 27, 2000, we revisit a time when Ray Bourque – one of the best defencemen to ever lace them up in the NHL – was brand new to the Colorado Avalanche and had yet to hoist the Stanley Cup.

February 15, 2018

Kerfoot a standout rookie, high school visionary

By: Chris Lomon

Alexander Kerfoot, Super Bowl champion? Well, sort of.

January 25, 2018

Mackinnon's Hockey Idol Turned Close Friend

By: Tim Wharnsby

MacKinnon has been unable to crack the code of what it’s like to be No. 87 on the ice. But he admires this about Crosby.

January 24, 2018

Player of the Week | Nathan MacKinnon

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Nathan MacKinnon tallied two game-winners as part of a six-point week to help guide the Colorado Avalanche to a trio of wins while extending his personal point streak to 19 points over nine games.

January 22, 2018

Player of the Week | Mikko Rantanen

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Mikko Rantanen tied for a league-high eight points as part of three consecutive multi-point games to help the Colorado Avalanche to earn six points before their scheduled bye week.

January 8, 2018

Player Q&A | Gabriel Landeskog

By: NHLPA Staff

Gabriel Landeskog's number one pet peeve? Well, we won't take that personally.

February 14, 2017