Colorado Avalanche

26-18-1-2
4th in Central Division
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Tue, Jan 24, 2023

11:56 PM - Andrew Cogliano (Col) scored a goal on four shots in Tuesday's 3-2 win over the Capitals.

11:54 PM - Alex Newhook (Col) scored a goal on three shots in Tuesday's 3-2 win over the Capitals.

11:51 PM - Artturi Lehkonen (Col) scored a goal on three shots in Tuesday's 3-2 win over the Capitals.

11:49 PM - Alexandar Georgiev (Col) stopped 37 of 39 shots in Tuesday's 3-2 win over the Capitals.

8:38 PM - Alexandar Georgiev (Col) will guard the home goal Tuesday versus the Capitals, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.

5:06 PM - Erik Johnson (Col) (undisclosed) is expected to play Tuesday versus Washington, Evan Rawal of Colorado Hockey Now reports.

1:30 PM - Cale Makar (Col) (upper body) won't play Tuesday against Washington, Kyle Fredrickson of The Denver Gazette reports.

11:06 AM - Cale Makar (Col) (upper body) will be a game-time decision for Tuesday's game versus Washington, Brennan Vogt of Full Press Hockey reports.

7:15 AM - Denis Malgin (Col) (upper body) participated in a portion of Monday's practice in a non-contact jersey, Evan Rawal of Colorado Hockey Now reports.

7:08 AM - Josh Manson (Col) (lower body) is "probably not" and option to play before the All-Star break, according to Colorado head coach Jared Bednar, Evan Rawal of Colorado Hockey Now reports.

7:00 AM - Erik Johnson (Col) did not practice Monday after getting roughed up against Seattle on Saturday, Evan Rawal of Colorado Hockey Now reports.

6:55 AM - Anton Blidh (Col) passed through waivers Monday, Evan Rawal of Colorado Hockey Now reports.

Mon, Jan 23, 2023

3:44 PM - Cale Makar (Col) (upper body) hopes to return to the lineup prior to the All-Star break, Kyle Fredrickson of The Denver Gazette reports.

Sun, Jan 22, 2023

2:23 PM - Anton Blidh (Col) was put on waivers Sunday, Elliotte Friedman of Sportsnet reports.

9:28 AM - Nathan MacKinnon (Col) had seven shots on goal, one hit and scored the only shootout goal in Colorado's 2-1 win over Seattle.

3:04 AM - Jacob MacDonald (Col) registered an assist in Saturday's 2-1 shootout win over the Kraken.

Sat, Jan 21, 2023

9:58 PM - Cale Makar (Col) (undisclosed) is a late scratch for Saturday's game versus the Kraken, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.

9:39 PM - Cale Makar (Col) (undisclosed) is expected to play Saturday versus the Kraken, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.

9:31 PM - Pavel Francouz (Col) will guard the road goal versus the Kraken on Saturday, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.

8:02 PM - Cale Makar (Col) will be a game-time decision Saturday versus Seattle, per Kyle Fredrickson of The Denver Gazette.

Fri, Jan 20, 2023

9:39 PM - Darren Helm (Col) (lower body) is not available Friday against Vancouver, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.

3:26 PM - Alexandar Georgiev (Col) is slated to start on the road against Vancouver on Friday, per Peter Baugh of The Athletic.

3:23 PM - Cale Makar (Col) (undisclosed) won't return for Friday's game against Vancouver, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.

Thu, Jan 19, 2023

8:01 AM - Erik Johnson (Col) had three shots on goal, three hits and one blocked shot over 21:59 of ice time in Tuesday's 4-1 win over the Flames.

Wed, Jan 18, 2023

2:55 PM - Alexandar Georgiev (Col) is expected to start on the road against Calgary on Wednesday, according to Pat Steinberg of Sportsnet 960 The Fan.

2:45 PM - Cale Makar (Col) is day-to-day with an undisclosed injury and will miss Wednesday's game against Calgary, Marc Moser of Altitude Sports 950 reports.

Tue, Jan 17, 2023

11:34 AM - Bowen Byram (Col) (lower body) could be ready to return to action following the All-Star break, Brennan Vogt of Full Press Hockey reports.

11:21 AM - Denis Malgin (Col) to coach Jared Bednar, Malgin (upper body) is "a ways out" from returning, Brennan Vogt of Full Press Hockey reports.

11:18 AM - Gabriel Landeskog (Col) (knee) will begin skating following the NHL's All-Star break, Brennan Vogt of Full Press Hockey reports.

11:13 AM - Josh Manson (Col) (lower body) will travel with the Avalanche for the team's upcoming three-game road trip, Brennan Vogt of Full Press Hockey reports.

9:49 AM - Evan Rodrigues (Col) had a power-play assist and even-strength helper in Monday's 6-3 win over the Red Wings. He added two shots on goal, one hit, one blocked shot and two penalty minutes over 18:32 of ice time.

9:40 AM - J.T. Compher (Col) scored a power-play and added an even-strength assist in Monday's 6-3 win over Detroit. He also had two shots on goal and one hit over 17:03 of ice time.

9:24 AM - Valeri Nichushkin (Col) had a power-play assist, four shots on goal, one hit and one blocked shot over 18:54 of ice time in Monday's 6-3 win over the Red Wings.

9:18 AM - Artturi Lehkonen (Col) scored a goal on his lone shot and added two hits over 20:13 of ice time in Monday's 6-3 win over the Red Wings.

Mon, Jan 16, 2023

11:52 PM - Devon Toews (Col) notched two assists in Monday's 6-3 win over the Red Wings.

11:47 PM - Cale Makar (Col) scored two goals, one on the power play, and added an even-strength assist in Monday's 6-3 win over the Red Wings.s

11:44 PM - Nathan MacKinnon (Col) scored two goals and added two assists, one on the power play, in Monday's 6-3 win over the Red Wings.

11:39 PM - Pavel Francouz (Col) made 26 saves in Monday's 6-3 win over the Red Wings.

2:38 PM - Valeri Nichushkin (Col) (ankle) is expected to return Monday versus Detroit, per Peter Baugh of The Athletic.

2:33 PM - Pavel Francouz (Col) is expected to start at home against Detroit on Monday, per Brennan Vogt of Full Press Hockey.

11:16 AM - Anton Blidh (Col) was recalled from AHL Colorado on Monday.

Sun, Jan 15, 2023

3:13 PM - Valeri Nichushkin (Col) (ankle) "could be an option" for Monday's tilt with Detroit, Ryan Boulding of NHL.com reports.

12:55 PM - Andreas Englund (Col) had an assist, two shots on goal, four hits and a five-minute major penalty over 12:03 of ice time in Saturday's 7-0 win over the Senators.

12:48 PM - Cale Makar (Col) had a power-play assist, two shots on goal and three blocked shots in Saturday's 7-0 win over Ottawa.

12:45 PM - Nathan MacKinnon (Col) had two assists, one on the power play, and five shots on goal over 19:09 of ice time in Saturday's 7-0 win over the Senators.

12:41 PM - Logan O'Connor (Col) had two assists, two shots on goal, three hits and two penalty minutes over 17:03 of ice time in Saturday's 7-0 win over Ottawa.

12:31 PM - Brad Hunt (Col) scored a goal on one shot over 14:03 of ice time in Saturday's 7-0 win over the Senators.

11:17 AM - Mikko Rantanen (Col) scored two goals including the game-winner in Saturday's 7-0 victory over Ottawa.

11:13 AM - Alex Newhook (Col) scored two goals and added an assist in Saturday's 7-0 rout of the Senators.

11:09 AM - Artturi Lehkonen (Col) scored two goals, one on the power play, and added an even-strength assist in Saturday's 7-0 win over the Senators.

11:06 AM - Pavel Francouz (Col) turned aside 29 shots in Saturday's 7-0 rout of the Senators.

10:29 AM - Devon Toews (Col) supplied an assist in Saturday's 7-0 win over the Senators.

Sat, Jan 14, 2023

10:45 PM - Martin Kaut (Col) was sent down to AHL Colorado on Saturday.

10:43 PM - Sampo Ranta (Col) was reassigned to AHL Colorado following Saturday's 7-0 win over the Senators.

6:39 PM - Pavel Francouz (Col) is expected to start at home against Ottawa on Saturday, according to TSN 1200 Ottawa.

12:09 PM - Denis Malgin (Col) (upper body) has been placed on injured reserve, according to Cap Friendly.

11:22 AM - Sampo Ranta (Col) was recalled from AHL Colorado Saturday, per Peter Baugh of The Athletic.

Fri, Jan 13, 2023

3:38 PM - Alex Newhook (Col) (face) absence from Friday's practice was for maintenance reasons, Avalanche coach Jared Bednar told Kyle Fredrickson of The Denver Gazette.

3:37 PM - Darren Helm (Col) Kyle Fredrickson of The Denver Gazette, Helm will miss some time with a lower-body injury, according to coach Jared Bednar.

2:42 PM - Darren Helm (Col) (undisclosed) missed Friday's practice, according to Peter Baugh of The Athletic.

2:40 PM - Alex Newhook (Col) (face) is not at practice Friday, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.

Thu, Jan 12, 2023

11:56 PM - Darren Helm (Col) (undisclosed) didn't finish Thursday's game versus the Blackhawks, Avalanche freelance writer Adrian Dater reports.

6:21 PM - Pavel Francouz (Col) (lower body) is expected to guard the road net against Chicago on Thursday, according to Avalanche freelance writer Adrian Dater.

9:04 AM - Valeri Nichushkin (Col) (ankle) was on the ice Wednesday but not in skates, Evan Rawal of Colorado Hockey Now reports.

8:58 AM - Pavel Francouz (Col) is well enough to start Thursday against the Blackhawks, Evan Rawal of Colorado Hockey Now reports.

Tue, Jan 10, 2023

9:01 PM - Alexandar Georgiev (Col) will guard the home goal versus the Panthers on Tuesday, Jameson Olive of the Panthers' official site reports.

1:50 PM - Pavel Francouz (Col) (lower body) was activated from injured reserve Tuesday, per the NHL media site.

1:42 PM - Valeri Nichushkin (Col) (ankle) timetable for return remains uncertain, per Kyle Fredrickson of The Denver Gazette.

1:28 PM - Denis Malgin (Col) (upper body) was called "week-to-week" by Avalanche coach Jared Bednar, Kyle Fredrickson of The Denver Gazette reports.

1:24 PM - Jonas Johansson (Col) was assigned to AHL Colorado on Tuesday.

Mon, Jan 09, 2023

2:49 PM - Bowen Byram (Col) (lower body) did some light skating Monday, Evan Rawal of Colorado Hockey Now reports.

Sat, Jan 07, 2023

9:47 PM - Denis Malgin (Col) (upper body) isn't expected to play Saturday versus Edmonton, according to Brennan Vogt of Colorado Hockey Now.

9:46 PM - Evan Rodrigues (Col) (upper body) will return to the lineup Saturday versus the Oilers, Brennan Vogt of Colorado Hockey Now reports.

9:44 PM - Alexandar Georgiev (Col) will guard the road goal in Saturday's game versus the Oilers, per the NHL media site.

1:53 PM - Denis Malgin (Col) (upper body) was not at practice Saturday, Avalanche play-by-play announcer Conor McGahey reports.

1:48 PM - Evan Rodrigues (Col) (upper body) is practicing in a regular jersey Saturday, according to Avalanche play-by-play announcer Conor McGahey.

Fri, Jan 06, 2023

9:07 AM - Andrew Cogliano (Col) had 12 penalty minutes over 11:05 of ice time in Thursday's 4-2 loss to Vancouver.

Thu, Jan 05, 2023

4:41 PM - Evan Rodrigues (Col) (upper body) skated in a non-contact jersey during Thursday's practice and is expected to miss this evening's game against Vancouver.

3:04 PM - Alexandar Georgiev (Col) is slated to start on the road against Vancouver on Thursday, according to Avalanche play-by-play announcer Conor McGahey.

12:40 PM - Valeri Nichushkin (Col) (ankle) didn't join the Avs for their two-game road trip, Brennan Vogt of Colorado Hockey Now reports Thursday.

Wed, Jan 04, 2023

10:06 AM - Valeri Nichushkin (Col) (ankle) skated prior to Tuesday's practice and briefly joined the team for practice session, Evan Rawal of Colorado Hockey Now reports.

10:03 AM - Pavel Francouz (Col) (lower body) skated prior to Tuesday's practice, Evan Rawal of Colorado Hockey Now reports.

Tue, Jan 03, 2023

12:09 PM - Valeri Nichushkin (Col) (ankle) will skate for the first time Tuesday, Avalanche freelance writer Adrian Dater reports.

12:04 PM - Josh Manson (Col) (lower body) will skate for the first time Tuesday, Avalanche freelance writer Adrian Dater reports.

7:55 AM - Darren Helm (Col) had five hits over 8:55 of ice time in Monday's 3-2 loss to the Golden Knights.

Mon, Jan 02, 2023

8:37 PM - Evan Rodrigues (Col) (upper body) will not play Monday against Vegas, Kyle Fredrickson of The Denver Gazette reports.

5:45 PM - Pavel Francouz (Col) (lower body) is listed on injured reserve, per the NHL media site.

2:41 PM - Gabriel Landeskog (Col) (knee) is not close to being ready to return to the lineup, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.

1:34 PM - Alexandar Georgiev (Col) will patrol the home crease Monday against Vegas, Marc Moser of AltitudeTV reports.

1:27 PM - Martin Kaut (Col) (upper body) will play Monday versus the Golden Knights, Ryan Boulding of NHL.com reports.

1:21 PM - Darren Helm (Col) (hip) will be in the lineup Monday against Vegas, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.

Sun, Jan 01, 2023

9:02 AM - Alex Newhook (Col) had four shots on goal and two hits over 14:13 of ice time in Saturday's 6-2 loss to Toronto.

8:57 AM - Denis Malgin (Col) had an assist and two shots on goal over 11:24 of ice time in Saturday's 6-2 loss to Toronto.

8:45 AM - Evan Rodrigues (Col) had an assist and two shots on goal over 22:11 of ice time in Saturday's 6-2 loss to Toronto.

8:41 AM - Logan O'Connor (Col) had an assist, one shot on goal and two hits over 14:58 of ice time in Saturday's 6-2 loss to the Maple Leafs.

Sat, Dec 31, 2022

12:09 PM - Alexandar Georgiev (Col) will guard the home cage Saturday against the Maple Leafs, per Ryan Boulding of NHL.com.

12:05 PM - Nathan MacKinnon (Col) (upper body) was activated from injured reserve on Saturday.

11:13 AM - Charles Hudon (Col) was returned to AHL Colorado on Saturday.

11:07 AM - Darren Helm (Col) (hip) wore a regular, contact jersey during Friday's practice, Adrian Dater of Dater On Hockey reports.

Fri, Dec 30, 2022

2:25 PM - Nathan MacKinnon (Col) (upper body) is practicing in a non-contact jersey on Friday, Adrian Dater of 104.3 The Fan reports.

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