First-rounder Bowers relishes chasing the dream

A first-round draft pick in 2017, Shane Bowers has impressed many people in the Colorado Avalanche organization not only with his growing offensive output, but also learning how to increase his presence on the defensive side of the ice.

Eagles celebrate life of founder Backstrom

by Kevin McGlue | AHL On The Beat The Colorado Eagles were saddened to announce the loss of team founder Ralph Backstrom, who passed away on Feb. 7 at the age of 83. Backstrom founded the Eagles in 2002 and served as team president from 2003 to 2007. Backstrom played on six Stanley Cup winning […]

Avalanche re-sign Miska

The Colorado Avalanche have re-signed goaltender Hunter Miska to a two-year contract through the 2021-22 campaign.

Gilbert, Lindholm part of four-player swap

The Colorado Avalanche have acquired forward Brandon Saad and defenseman Dennis Gilbert from the Chicago Blackhawks in exchange for defensemen Nikita Zadorov and Anton Lindholm.