The Colorado Avalanche recorded its 1,000th regular season win as a franchise with a 9-5 victory over the St. Louis Blues on Sunday night at Pepsi Center.
Colorado became the 19th team in NHL history to reach that milestone. The Avalanche has posted a 1,000-888-261-38 record in 2,187 regular season games, which includes 16 seasons as the Quebec Nordiques and 11-plus seasons as the Colorado Avalanche.
With tonight’s victory, the Avs became the sixth-fastest team to reach the 1,000-win milestone (2,187 games).
Team Gms to Reach 1,000 Wins 1. Philadelphia Flyers 2,018 2. Montreal Canadiens 2,064 3. Edmonton Oilers 2,115 4. Buffalo Sabres 2,118 5. Atlanta/Calgary Flames 2,183 6. Nordiques/Avalanche 2,187 7. Toronto Maple Leafs 2,193