Colorado Avalanche

Team Name: Colorado Avalanche
Inaugural Season: 1995-1996 season
Current Head Coach: Jared Bednar
Current General Manager: Joe Sakic
Current Team Owner: Ann Walton Kroenke
Current Team Captain: Gabriel Landeskog
Where do they play: Pepsi Center
Arena Capacity: 18,007
Stanley Cups Won:
2 cups won in 2001, and in 1996
Retired Numbers: #77 Ray Bourque, #52 Adam Foote, #21 Peter Forsberg, #33 Patrick Roy, #19 Joe Sakic

This is the new 2017 Adidas Jerseys for the Colorado Avalanche for the 2017-2018 season. Image rights to Adidas and the NHL

Current Team Roster

Forwards

#Player NameAgeHeightWeightShootsBirth place
87Andrew, Agozzino265'10187LeftKleinburg, Ontario
10Sven, Andrighetto245'10188LeftZurich, Switzerland
57Gabriel, Bourque265'10206LeftRimouski, Quebec
8Joe, Colborne276'5221LeftCalgary, Alberta
14Blake, Comeau316'1202RightMeadow Lake, Saskatchewan
37J.T. Compher226'0193RightNorthbrook, Illinois
9Matt, Duchene265'11195LeftHaliburton, Ontario
46A.J. Greer206'3204LeftJoliette, Quebec
22Rocco, Grimaldi245'6180RightRossmoor, California
17Tyson, Jost195'11191LeftSt. Alberta, Alberta
92Gabriel, Landeskog246'1215LeftStockholm, Sweden
29Nathan, MacKinnon226'0205RightHalifax, Nova Scotia
83Matt, Nieto245'11190LeftLong Beach, California
96Mikko, Rantanen206'4211LeftNousiainen, Finland
34Carl, Soderberg316'3210LeftMalmo, Sweden
33Colin, Wilson276'1221LeftGreenwich, Connecticut
64Nail, Yakupov235'11195LeftNizhnekamsk, Russia

Defencemen

#Player NameAgeHeightWeightShootsBirth place
45Mark, Barberio276'1207LeftMontreal, Quebec
4Tyson, Barrie265'10190RightVictoria, British Columbia
3Chris, Bigras226'1190LeftOrilla, Ontario
6Erik, Johnson296'4225RightBloomington, Minnesota
54Anton, Lindholm225'11191LeftSkelleftea, Sweden
16Nikita, Zadorov226'5230LeftMoscow, Russia

Goalies

#Player Name AgeHeightWeightShootsBirth place
30Jonathan, Bernier296'0184NALaval, Quebec
1Semyon, Varlamov296'2209NASamara, USSR

Puck Planet Posts

Nathan MacKinnon First Star Of November

Nathan Mackinnon has been named the first star for the NHL in the month of November. As all Avalanche fans have seen over the last month MacKinnon has taken his…

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Avalanche Beat Jets 3(4)-2 In Overtime

The Colorado Avalanche beat the Winnipeg Jets 3-2 in overtime last night. I say 4 in the title because if you watched the game they actually scored in overtime twice….

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Landeskog Suspended For 4 Games

Colorado Avalanche captain Gabriel Landeskog has been suspended for 4 games after a cross-checking.   here is the tweet from the NHL player safety twitter account https://twitter.com/NHLPlayerSafety/status/935264802783539201?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw&ref_url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.espn.com%2Fnhl%2Fstory%2F_%2Fid%2F21590038%2Fcolorado-avalanche-forward-gabriel-landeskog-suspended-4-games-cross-check Landeskog will be giving…

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