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Andi D.

  • joined Feb 21, 2011
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Summer Arguments

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Free agency and the draft have come and gone. All we have left to look forward to until October are debates about the state of the team.

Defensemen Myths: Part 3

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In the final of the draft-based posts, we look at whether height or weight is a better indicator of long-term success, if teams should use 1st round picks on shut-down defensemen, and if 2003...

Defensemen Myths: Part 2

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In this round of defensemen myths, we'll see if amateur team wins, playing in a different country, or age at the draft has an affect on a defenseman's long-term success. We'll also explore the...

Defensemen Myths: Part 1

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Young defensemen are hard to read. How hard is it *really* to draft good one? Is the QMJHL the worst option for blueliner, and is the WHL the best? First article in a multi-part series.

2014 Draft: Defensemen and Goalies

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The Avs will be drafting in the mid-20s this year. Which D-men or netminders might still be available when it's their turn to choose?

2014 Draft: Finesse Forwards

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The Avs will be drafting in the mid-20s this year. Which skilled, finesse forwards might still be available when it's their turn to choose?

2014 Draft: Power Forwards

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The Avs will be drafting in the mid-20s this year. Which big, physical forwards might still be available when it's their turn to choose?

Preview: Final Home Game

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The Avs look to continue an already outstanding season with a win against Pittsburgh in their final regular season game at the Pepsi Center.

Avs at Habs

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Patrick Roy returns to Montreal looking for a win against his former team.

Quick Standings Update

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Overtime points and shootouts have skewed how we compare current teams to those in the past. Where do the '13-14 Avs really stack up in the franchise record book, and what would the NHL standings...

Avs vs. Hawks Preview

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The Avs face the defending Stanley Cup Champions in an important Central Division match-up tonight at 7:30 MT.

NHL Team Building

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Is it possible to look at how NHL teams acquire players (via draft, trade, UFA, undrafted free agent, and waivers) and gauge where they'll finish at the end of the year?

Appendix D

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Stats are from playoffs only.  Click headers to sort.  Scroll bar for extra columns located at bottom of table. Year Team Rk Player Last Pos Age GP G A Pts Acquired How Draft ...

Appendix C: Post-Lockout Stanley Cup Team Stats

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**All stats are from playoffs only. Team Composition: '06 Carolina Total Perc. Points Pt. % Pts/Player Goalie Draft 4 21% 39 19% 13 Ward Trade 9 47% 88 44% 10 U...

Appendix A: 2014 NHL Team Stats

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Team Standings as of Saturday, March 1. RK Team Div GP W L OT P ROW GF GA DIFF 1 ANAHEIM P 61 42 14 5 89 40 197 147 50 2 CHICAGO C 62 36 12 14 86 31 2...

Avs Honor Military with Win

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The Avalanche had 4 goals from blueliners in their 6-3 victory over Tampa Bay.

Goal Drought

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Avalanche leading scorer Matt Duchene has 1 goal in his past 23 games. What is going on?

Avs at Flyers Preview

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The Avs look to rebound from a disappointing loss to the Rangers on Tuesday with a series sweep of the Philadelphia Flyers.

Colorado Stadium Series Options

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The NHL is rumored to be exploring outdoor game locations in Colorado for next year. Why should the Centennial State be selected, and which stadium makes the most sense?

Preview: Avs at Bolts

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The Avalanche continue their 3 game southern road trip with a stop in Tampa Bay.

Preview 43: Avs vs. Sens

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The Sens make their first appearance in the Mile High City since December 2010 as the Avs enter game 6 of their homestand.

Midpoint Comparisons

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The Avs have been playing very strong hockey this year. Now that they've rounded the midpoint of the season, how do they stack up against previous Avs squads, and what might the second half look...

The Homestand Continues

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The Avs and Jackets meet for the first time this season at 6 PM tonight.

Ugh. Avs Lose in OT to Jets.

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The Avs drop a heart-breaker with 1 second left in overtime.

Deja Vu

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The Avs head to Dallas to finish up the home-and-home series.

Talking Trades

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With the loss of Hejda to injury last night, the Avs' already thin blueline suffered a major blow. Trade talk has been swirling around the team recently anyway, so is it time for Sakic, Roy, and...

Avs Fall 6-4

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The Avs lose their second game of the year after a disjointed defensive effort.

Why Not Us?

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The Avs phenomenal 10-1-0 start has the team asking one very important question: "Why Not Us?"

Avs Remain Undefeated, Down Preds 3-1

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With the win tonight, the Avalanche move to 2-0-0 on the season.

An Opinion on Roy's Outburst

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The Avs head coach made quite the statement last night in the home opener against Anaheim.

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