The BSN Avalanche Podcast returns this week after the Christmas Break with a look back at the last two games the Colorado Avalanche played before delving into the upcoming schedule and includes a conversation with Avalanche forward Mikhail Grigorenko.

AJ Haefele

This Aurora, Colorado native moved to Katy, Texas at a young age but found himself right back at home in 2009 and would begin covering the Avalanche a year later.

Before joining BSN Denver, A.J. had been writing for and briefly managed the popular Avalanche blog, Mile High Hockey. A.J. has been providing detailed practice reports, training camp coverage, and in-depth looks at the Avalanche and their divisional foes since 2010.