After announcing Milan Hejduk’s #23 jersey will be raised to the rafters this upcoming season, Colorado Avalanche general manager Joe Sakic talked with the media about the upcoming season, Matt Duchene, and Nikita Zadorov.
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.