Avalanche head coach Patrick Roy has been searching for consistency from his underachieving team all season long. He coddled, screamed and encouraged his young team to get it going. It has been frustrating for him this season. Read More
The Colorado Avalanche enter this weekend with a 16-16-8 record. If there is one major deficiency on this team, it’s defense. They have been allowing 2.9 goals per game. While some blame could be pinned on goaltending, the defenseman have not been playing well. Read More
There’s this idea a player should not lose his job to his teammate that plays the same position because he was injured. Maybe in Utopia. This pro sports business is a cutthroat one. It’s unrealistic to think he will get a chance to get his job back when he is activated from the injured list.
Bill Parcells had the best quote that an athlete or coach ever uttered. He mentioned you are what your record says you are when assessing his team’s season. That quote is point on. Read More
Everything went right for the Avalanche last year. They dominated the regular season with ease. They never went through slumps. They never had confidence issues. Avalanche goaltender Semyon Varlamov was having a Vezina Trophy type season. Avalanche head coach Patrick Roy had the Midas touch in his first year as a rookie coach. Read More