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From the Monsters Desk: 2014-15 Schedule Released

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The beloved Monsters schedule is finally out! Take a gander here. Highlights: - 6 out the first 7 games are on the road against new division rivals Grand Rapids, Chicago, Milwaukee & Rockford -...

From the Monsters Desk: The Cutthroat Situation

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Will the Avs and Monsters stay affiliated until 2017?

Open Thread: MHH Week in Review 8/23/14

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Hello boys n' girls! Just a week and a day left in the pit of hockey fans' fears, the dread month of August. We're almost home. Topics on the mind of our wonderful posters this week include: - As...

Open Thread: MHH Week in Review 8/16/14

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August is half over, so we got that going for us. Which is nice. Things on the MHH radar this week include: - Reports out of Colorado and elsewhere indicate Tyson Barrie still hasn't re-signed....

Open Thread: MHH Week in Review 8/9/14

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Another slice of the dog days of August behind us, now we're less than 5 weeks away from Rookie Camp. Good times! Things on the MHH collective radar this week: - Tyson Barrie is still unsigned. :( ...

Open Thread: MHH Week in Review 8/2/14

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August, the armpit of the calendar, has arrived... Luckily there are still bits and pieces of stories fluttering about for our loyal posters to talk some jive about. This week: - According to...

Open Thread: MHH Week in Review 7/26/14

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Let's see, anything happen this week? - Ryan O'Reilly and the Avs avoided the pain and discomfort of an arbitration hearing minutes before the start on Wednesday morning. Yesss! - Former Avs...

Open Thread: MHH Week in Review 7/19/14

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Hard to get a fix on what was mainly on the minds of the MHH faithful this week, I guess you could say the O'Reilly arbitration case edged out everything else the same way the Donks got edged out...

Stollery, Elliott and Carey Sign One-year Deals

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Good news on the RFA situation today. Per Ren Lavoie and others,  Karl Stollery has signed a 1-year 2-way deal for $605k. Paul Carey has signed a 1-year 2-way deal for $715k and Stefan Elliott has...

Open Thread: MHH Week in Review 7/12/14

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Another week down, another week closer to actual hockey happening. Subjects on the minds of the MHH faithful ranged from contentious to hopeful, some highlights: - This wasn't news to anyone, but...

AHL rules changes could be the future for NHL

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The AHL Board of Governors have concluded their meetings in beautiful South Carolina and made a few changes for next season. We've seen things like hybrid icing tried out there before being...

From the Monsters Desk: The 2014-15 Roster

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Since we have nothing better to do but rosterbate until training camp, here's a first look at what we have for your beloved Monsters in the coming season. At the moment, the Avs still have one...

Avalanche Free Agency Open Thread 7/1/2014

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Happy Canada Day everyone! Today's the day we've been waiting for. Coverage begins at 11:00 EDT on NHLN in the US. Go!

2014 NHL Draft: Avalanche pick 204 - Julien Nantel

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With their final pick in the 2014 draft, the Avs selected Julien Nantel from Rouyn-Noranda/QMJHL in the 7th round. A 6' 192# C/LW, he had 34 points in 68 games this year. From eliteprospects: N...

2014 NHL Draft: Avs pick #174 - Maximilian Pajpach

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The Avalanche have selected Maximilian Pajpach from Slovakia in the 6th round. Pajpach is slated to spend next season playing for Tappara in the Finnish Junior League. He's 6'1 and 207#, basically...

2014 NHL Draft: Avalanche pick #144 Anton Lindholm

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The Avalanche have selected Anton Lindholm from Skelleftea/Swedish League in the 5th round. A 19 year old, 6' 192# defenseman, Lindholm has 10 career games in the Elite league while spending most...

GDT: Avalanche at the 2014 NHL Draft - Day 2

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Good morning ladies and gentlemen! Your Colorado Avalanche staff continues to add the fine fellows of the future today in rounds 2 through 7. Barring trades, the Avs will be selecting 84th in the 3...

GDT: Avalanche at the 2014 NHL Draft

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Good evening ladies and gentlemen! Your Colorado Avalanche management staff are in the City of Brotherly Love tonight and tomorrow to stock the organization full of mind-blowing talent. The Avs...

Weekend Links: Barrie, Elliott and other randomnes

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Since Friday's Cupcakes are both huge and buried, let's have more! Lost in the maelstrom on Friday, Dater reported that Tyson Barrie and Stefan Elliott were also given qualifying offers along with...

From the Monsters Desk: Offseason Filler Article

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Not a surprise, but there hasn't been any news on any player signings, coaching changes or whatnot since the Bourke contract was announced. That should change in about a week. I hope. So, for...

From the Monsters Desk: An Early Look Ahead

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Now that the ELCs have been given out we can start to get a picture of how the 2014-15 incarnation of the beloved Monsters is shaping up. As of now there are 17 players signed to prospect contracts...

From the Monsters Desk: Season Review part 2, The

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Last week we took a stat-heavy look at the beloved Monsters and drew a few conclusions, like they struggled to win games in regulation, had a difficult time scoring at even strength, took too many...

2014 Playoffs: Weekend Thread 5/17-18

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Greetings all. Still plenty of exciting hockey this weekend, although the idiots at NBC think that people have nothing better to do during beautiful Spring weather than sit inside and watch sports...

2014 Playoffs: Weekend Thread 5/10-11

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Hey there folks. Still plenty of delicious hockey for all to enjoy on this lovely Spring weekend. Start with some international play... 1:30pm ET - USA vs SWI from the IIHF World Championships...

From the Monsters Desk: Season Review part 1

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The beloved Monsters season is over, the Black Aces have been disbanded and the rink is quiet until training camp. Time to take a look at what was accomplished this year. First, we'll focus on the...

Signing Prospects & The 50 Contract Limit

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One of the key components of player development and running an NHL franchise in general is managing the 50 contract limit that is imposed on all clubs. It would be wonderful if the Avs could just...

2014 Playoffs: Weekend Thread 5/3-4

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Good day all. The Quest for the Cup continues this weekend with these thrilling matchups: Saturday 12:30pm ET - MON @ BOS on regular NBC, Habs lead 1-0 8:00pm ET - LAK @ ANA on NBCSN, Game One S...

GDT: Avalanche at Wild Game 7 - [FOURTH! Thread]

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Abandon all hope ye who enter here...

GDT: Avalanche at Wild Game 7 - [Third Thread]

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