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In the latest installment of the Avalanche Weekly Breakdown, presented by Piper Electric, Adrian Dater and Allie Monroy talk about the Avs’ wild and woolly two games at the Pepsi Center, and look ahead to Game 5 in Calgary and a potential close-out game. Do the Avs have what it takes to close the deal? Adrian and Allie discuss. https://youtu.be/3XMfYBKTA3c

Clay Riddell and N. Murray Edwards are listed as the co-owners of the Calgary Flames. Add Nathan MacKinnon’s name temporarily to the list. From the overtime session of Game 2 in Calgary, through the three periods of Game 3, MacKinnon has claimed dominion over a Flames defense that looks like a bum steer stuck in the mud at the Calgary…...

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If someone off the street who didn’t know Cale Makar went up to him and made some small talk like, “So what did you do this weekend?”, the newest member of the Avalanche would have said: “Oh, nothing much. I was in Buffalo, where I played two NCAA Frozen Four games. On Friday, I won the NCAA college player of…...

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Fresh off the 48-point season the organization will never be able to forget, they watched in horror as their draft lottery luck was about as it bad as it could be, dropping from the well-earned first pick all the way to four. In the 2017 NHL Draft, that tumble seemed significant at the time. The class was considered weaker than…...

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First off, a Faustian Bargain is: damned if you do, damned if you don’t. The Avalanche, it would seem, have one on their hands. If they DO sign Cale Makar to a contract tonight or tomorrow, and he DOES play one minute for the Avs in these playoffs, the phenom defenseman prospect automatically burns a year off his entry-level contract…...

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CALGARY, Alberta – When the NCAA championship game finishes between the University of Massachusetts and Minnesota-Duluth Saturday night, the Avalanche plan to try to immediately sign top prospect Cale Makar to an entry-level NHL contract, BSN Denver has learned. It should be an easy sell. The most Makar can make for his first three years, excluding bonuses, is $925,000 per…...

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Hello from the practice rink, where the Avs held a fairly brief session at Family Sports Center before heading to the airport to fly to St. Louis. No Mikko Rantanen today again. However, Mikko did take to the ice after practice. Not in skates, but in sneakers, gloves and a stick. And, he did a lot of puck-handling, some of…...

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Hobey Baker favorite Cale Makar thinks he's ready to turn pro with Colorado Avalanche

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Avalanche prospect Cale Makar helping UMass-Amherst to No. 1 ranking

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Colorado's top prospect is once again absent as rookie camp nears.

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Avalanche top prospect Cale Makar will stay at U-Mass Amherst for sophomore season

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Whether Cale Makar stays another year in college remains to be seen.

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Erik Johson, after years of misery with Colorado Avalanche, is finally tasting lasting success

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Avalanche prospect and Team Canada World Junior Championships hero Conor Timmins will soon be under contract to Colorado.

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Conor Timmins has been a star for Team Canada in this week's Avalanche Prospect Report.

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I’ve gotten some gloomy texts from Avalanche fans of late, who seem to be already throwing in the towel for the 2017-18 season. “AD, give me some reason for hope with this team because right now I’m just not seeing any”, can accurately sum up the gist of many messages in my inbox. You need optimism? You need someone to…...

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Most everyone in hockey believes the Colorado Avalanche made a fine selection in Cale Makar, with the No. 4 overall pick in Friday’s first round of the NHL draft. He’s got skill at both ends of the ice and some think he has a chance to become another Erik Karlsson. But there’s there’s been this little qualifier with Makar…...

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The Avalanche will hold their annual development camp starting Tuesday at Family Sports Center. Recent draftees such as Cale Makar and Conor Timmins are slated to take part. Here is the schedule: Tuesday, June 27 Morning on-ice sessions at Family Sports (four different groups)                            8 a.m. – 12:45 p.m. Media availability in dressing room                                                                            12:45 p.m. Afternoon on-ice session…...

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Colorado Avalanche General Manager Joe Sakic balked at trading Matt Duchene and opted for high-flying defenseman Cale Makar at fourth overall.

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