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Avalanche Re-Signs MacDonald

Defenseman Inks Two-Year Extension

by Colorado Avalanche @avalanche / ColoradoAvalanche.com

DENVER - The Colorado Avalanche Hockey Club announced today that the team has signed defenseman Jacob MacDonald to a two-year contract through the 2023-24 season.

MacDonald, 29, skated in eight games for the Avalanche this season and collected 25 points (10g/15a) in 33 contests for the Avs' American Hockey League affiliate, the Colorado Eagles. He tied for first among Eagles' defensemen in goals and ranked third in points despite missing more than two months of the season due to injury. The 6-foot, 204-pound defenseman added five points (1g/4a) in seven games of the Calder Cup Playoffs to help the Eagles advance to the Pacific Division Finals.

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Avalanche Signs Georgiev

Goaltender Acquired By Colorado From NY Rangers On Thursday

by Colorado Avalanche @avalanche / ColoradoAvalanche.com

DENVER - The Colorado Avalanche Hockey Club announced today that the team has signed goaltender Alexandar Georgiev to a three-year contract through the 2024-25 season. The Avalanche acquired the netminder from the New York Rangers on Thursday in exchange for Colorado's third-round and fifth-round selections in the 2022 NHL Draft and a third-round pick in the 2023 NHL Draft. 

Georgiev, 26, posted a 15-10-2 record this past season, including an 8-1-0 run with two shutouts in his last nine starts of the campaign. He earned his 50th career win on Jan. 8 at Anaheim and finished the season with an .898 save percentage and 2.92 goals-against average.

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Avalanche Announces Preseason Schedule

Colorado to play six exhibition games ahead of 2022-23 regular season

by Colorado Avalanche @avalanche / ColoradoAvalanche.com

DENVER - The Colorado Avalanche Hockey Club announced today its preseason schedule for the upcoming 2022-23 campaign.

 

The Avalanche will play a total of six exhibition games, three at home and three on the road. The Avs will face the same three opponents for the fifth straight preseason, as they take on the Dallas Stars, Minnesota Wild and Vegas Golden Knights twice each (note: there was no preseason in 2020-21). Colorado opens the preseason slate with split-squad games at Minnesota and at home against Vegas on Sept. 25.

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Q&A: Mio Linzie - What is Pride

Q&A with queer artist Mio Linzie

by JJ Zykan / ColoradoAvalanche.com

Mio Linzie is a queer artist growing the game of hockey in the LGBTQIA+ community through her unique artwork. In collaboration with teams in the NHL, including the Colorado Avalanche, Mio has created pride themed designs representative of each individual team.

As an organization, the Colorado Avalanche welcomes all, in the hopes to create a space where hockey is for everyone. The Avalanche partnered with Mio to bring more queer voices and representation to the game of hockey.

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Avalanche Signs Sedlak

Forward Completed Third Season in KHL, Has Played in 162 NHL Games

by Colorado Avalanche / ColoradoAvalanche.com

AVALANCHE SIGNS SEDLAK

Forward Completed Third Season in KHL, Has Played in 162 NHL Games

DENVER - The Colorado Avalanche Hockey Club announced today that the organization has signed forward Lukas Sedlak to a one-year contract for the 2022-23 season.

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Avalanche Claims Aube-Kubel

Avalanche Acquire Nicolas Aube-Kubel from the Philadelphia Flyers

by Colorado Avalanche / ColoradoAvalanche.com

DENVER - The Colorado Avalanche Hockey Club announced today that the team has claimed forward Nicolas Aube-Kubel on waivers from the Philadelphia Flyers. 

Aube-Kubel, 25, has played in seven games for the Flyers this season, recording one point (0g/1a). He appeared in a career-high 50 contests last season, collecting 12 points, which included a career-best nine assists.

Aube-Kubel has 28 points (10g/18a) in 102 career NHL outings, all with Philadelphia, which selected him in the second round (48th overall) in the 2014 NHL Draft. He has also skated in 13 career postseason contests, all of which were during the 2020 Stanley Cup Playoffs where he recorded three points (2g/1a) to help the Flyers reach the Eastern Conference Second Round.

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Avalanche Announces Roster Moves

Colorado roster reduced to 23 players

by Colorado Avalanche @Avalanche / ColoradoAvalanche.com

The Colorado Avalanche announced on Monday that the following players have been reassigned:

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Avalanche Signs Jack Johnson

Veteran defenseman inks one-year deal after attending camp as PTO

by Colorado Avalanche @Avalanche / ColoradoAvalanche.com

The Colorado Avalanche Hockey Club announced today that the team has signed defenseman Jack Johnson to a one-year contract for the upcoming 2021-22 season. Johnson was invited to the Avalanche's training camp as a professional tryout (PTO).

Johnson, 34, has skated in 950 career NHL regular-season games, tallying 303 points (71g/232a). The Indianapolis, Indiana, native ranks 22nd all-time among American-born defensemen in games played. Entering what is now his 16th year in the NHL, Johnson's career has included stints with the Los Angeles Kings, Columbus Blue Jackets, Pittsburgh Penguins and New York Rangers.  

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Avalanche Announces Roster Moves

Colorado roster reduced to 23 players

by Colorado Avalanche @Avalanche / ColoradoAvalanche.com

The Colorado Avalanche announced on Friday that the following players have been reassigned:

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Avalanche Reassigns Four Players

Training camp roster reduced to 31 players

by Colorado Avalanche @Avalanche / ColoradoAvalanche.com

The Colorado Avalanche announced Thursday that the following players have cleared waivers and been reassigned:

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