Grubauer to Start Second Avalanche Preseason Game

You'll get your first glimpse at Grubi in burgundy & blue! Grubauer to Start Second Avalanche Preseason GameThe Colorado Avalanche will get its first look at Philipp Grubauer on Saturday as the team's new goaltender will get the start at the Minnesota Wild in the Avs' second preseason game of the new campaign."It's going to be exciting, first time strapping on an (Avalanche) jersey," Grubauer said followi...

Nuggets 2018-19 Player Previews: DeVaughn Akoon-Purcell & Thomas Welsh | Denver Nuggets

Thomas Welsh was a four-year standout at UCLA while DeVaughn Akoon-Purcell had an impressive season playing in Europe last year. Nuggets 2018-19 Player Previews: DeVaughn Akoon-Purcell & Thomas Welsh | Denver NuggetsLast Season: UCLA center Thomas Welsh, the Nuggets’ second-round draft choice this year, posted averages of 12.6 points, 10.8 rebounds and 1.4 assists while shooting 40.7 percent from the 3-point line (45-of-112) and 82.8 percent from the free throw

Nemeth, Zadorov Return As Full Participants At Practice

It was awesome to have two defensemen back! Nemeth, Zadorov Return As Full Participants At PracticeCENTENNIAL, Colo.--With the first exhibition game of the 2018-19 season in the books, the Colorado Avalanche got back to work at practice on Thursday.The 45-player roster was split into two groups and each unit practiced for 75 minutes with the session split between the two sheets of ice at Family S...