Team Facts
Plays in National Hockey League Team colours Burgundy + Steel Blue + Black + Silver + White Town Denver, CO, USA Founded 1995

2010-2011 Roster
# N Player A Born Birthplace HT WT S
GOALTENDERS
#41 Craig Anderson (G) 41 1981 Park Ridge, IL, USA 6'2" 185 L
#35 Jason Bacashihua (G) 40 1982 Dearborn Heights, MI, USA 5'11" 176 L
#31 Peter Budaj (G) 40 1982 Banska Bystrica, SVK 6'1" 196 L
#30 Brian Elliott (G) 37 1985 Newmarket, ON, CAN 6'2" 209 L
#47 John Grahame (G) 47 1975 Denver, CO, USA 6'3" 214 L
DEFENSEMEN
#5 Shawn Belle (D) 37 1985 Edmonton, AB, CAN 6'1" 236 L
#36 Colby Cohen (D) 33 1989 Villanova, PA, USA 6'3" 216 R
#10 Kyle Cumiskey (D) 35 1986 Abbotsford, BC, CAN 5'11" 181 L
#52 Adam Foote (D)   “C” 51 1971 Toronto, ON, CAN 6'2" 227 R
#43 Cameron Gaunce (D) 32 1990 Sudbury, ON, CAN 6'1" 194 L
#22 Scott Hannan (D) 43 1979 Richmond, BC, CAN 6'1" 216 L
#36 Jonas Holøs (D) 35 1987 Sarpsborg, NOR 5'11" 203 R
#48 Matt Hunwick (D) 37 1985 Warren, MI, USA 5'11" 194 L
#6 Erik Johnson (D) 34 1988 Bloomington, MN, USA 6'4" 225 R
#28 David Koci (D/LW) 41 1981 Praha, CZE 6'6" 238 L
#5 David Liffiton (D) 37 1984 Windsor, ON, CAN 6'3" 209 L
#4 John-Michael Liles (D)   “A” 41 1980 Indianapolis, IN, USA 5'10" 185 L
#42 Ray Macias (D/RW) 36 1986 Long Beach, CA, USA 6'1" 198 R
#3 Ryan O'Byrne (D) 38 1984 Victoria, BC, CAN 6'5" 234 R
#27 Kyle Quincey (D) 37 1985 Kitchener, ON, CAN 6'2" 209 L
#8 Kevin Shattenkirk (D) 33 1989 New Rochelle, NY, USA 6'0" 207 R
#44 Ryan Wilson (D) 35 1987 Windsor, ON, CAN 6'1" 209 L
FORWARDS
#9 Matt Duchene (C/RW) 31 1991 Haliburton, ON, CAN 5'11" 194 L
#11 Philippe Dupuis (C/RW) 37 1985 Laval, QC, CAN 6'0" 187 R
#14 Tomas Fleischmann (LW) 38 1984 Koprivnice, CZE 6'1" 192 L
#21 Peter Forsberg (C) 49 1973 Örnsköldsvik, SWE 6'1" 205 L
#39
T.J. Galiardi (C/LW) 34 1988 Calgary, AB, CAN 6'2" 185 L
#23
Milan Hejduk (RW)   “A” 46 1976 Usti nad Labem, CZE 6'0" 192 R
#54 David Jones (RW) 38 1984 Guelph, ON, CAN 6'3" 207 R
#20 Greg Mauldin (C/W) 40 1982 Boston, MA, USA 5'11" 194 R
#16 Jay McClement (C/D)   “A” 39 1983 Kingston, ON, CAN 6'1" 205 L
#55 Cody McLeod (LW) 38 1984 Binscarth, MB, CAN 6'2" 205 L
#88 Peter Mueller (RW) 34 1988 Bloomington, MN, USA 6'2" 205 R
#37 Ryan O'Reilly (C) 31 1991 Clinton, ON, CAN 6'1" 216 L
#40
Mark Olver (C/LW) 34 1988 Burnaby, BC, CAN 5'10" 183 L
#12 Kevin Porter (C/RW) 36 1986 Northville, MI, USA 6'0" 190 L
#26
Paul Stastny (C)   “A” 36 1985 Québec, QC, CAN 6'0" 194 L
#25 Chris Stewart (RW/LW) 34 1987 Scarborough, ON, CAN 6'2" 243 R
#29 Ryan Stoa (C/LW) 35 1987 Bloomington, MN, USA 6'3" 238 L
#7 David Van Der Gulik (LW/RW) 39 1983 Abbotsford, BC, CAN 5'10" 172 L
#34 Daniel Winnik (W/C) 37 1985 Toronto, ON, CAN 6'2" 209 L
#18
Brandon Yip (RW/LW) 37 1985 Maple Ridge, BC, CAN 6'1" 198 R
Position: G: 5, D: 13, F: 19 | Av Age: 26.59 years | Av Ht: 6'1" | Av Wt: 203 lbs | Compare with other teams
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Team Facts
Nationalities 20 players
15 players
3 players
1 player
1 player
1 player
1 player
Experience Colorado Avalanche: 8 774 GP
NHL: 18 870 GP
WC: 425 GP
OG: 122 GP
SHL: 953 GP
HockeyAllsvenskan: 111 GP
Liiga: 195 GP
KHL: 735 GP
Czechia: 502 GP
AHL: 7 297 GP
DEL: 1 119 GP
Affiliated Team(s) Colorado Eagles (AHL)
Utah Grizzlies (ECHL)
Team Captains
Team captaincy history
Arena Information
Arena Name Ball Arena Location Denver, CO, USA Capacity 17 809 Construction Year 1999
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Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
09/20/2022
09/20/2022 Extension Nathan MacKinnon (F)
09/20/2022 Confirmed Joining Alex Galchenyuk (F) Joining from Arizona Coyotes
09/12/2022
09/12/2022 Confirmed Joining Evan Rodrigues (F) Joining from Pittsburgh Penguins
09/02/2022
09/02/2022 Confirmed Leaving Ryan Murray (D) Leaving for Edmonton Oilers
08/18/2022
08/18/2022 Extension Shane Bowers (F)
08/18/2022 Confirmed Leaving Nazem Kadri (F) Leaving for Calgary Flames
08/17/2022
08/17/2022 Confirmed Leaving Jack Johnson (D) Leaving for Chicago Blackhawks
08/03/2022
08/03/2022 Confirmed Joining Anton Blidh (F) Joining from Boston Bruins
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP P/GP Rank Postseason
1995-1996 NHL 82 47 10 25 - - 326 240 104 1.27 2 Champion
1996-1997 NHL 82 49 9 24 - - 277 205 107 1.30 1 Conference Final loss
1997-1998 NHL 82 39 17 26 - - 231 205 95 1.16 7 Conference QF loss
1998-1999 NHL 82 44 10 28 - - 239 205 98 1.20 4 Conference Final loss
1999-2000 NHL 82 42 11 28 - 1 233 201 96 1.17 9 Conference Final loss
2000-2001 NHL 82 52 10 16 - 4 270 192 118 1.44 1 Champion
2001-2002 NHL 82 45 8 28 - 1 212 169 99 1.21 4 Conference Final loss
2002-2003 NHL 82 42 13 19 - 8 251 194 105 1.28 7 Conference QF loss
2003-2004 NHL 82 40 13 22 - 7 236 198 100 1.22 10 Conference SF loss
2005-2006 NHL 82 43 - 30 - 9 283 257 95 1.16 13 Conference SF loss
2006-2007 NHL 82 44 - 31 - 7 272 251 95 1.16 14 Did not make playoffs
2007-2008 NHL 82 44 - 31 - 7 231 219 95 1.16 10 Conference SF loss
2008-2009 NHL 82 32 - 45 - 5 199 257 69 0.84 28 Did not make playoffs
2009-2010 NHL 82 43 - 30 - 9 244 233 95 1.16 12 Conference QF loss
2010-2011 NHL 82 30 - 44 - 8 227 288 68 0.83 29 Did not make playoffs
2011-2012 NHL 82 41 - 35 - 6 208 220 88 1.07 20 Did not make playoffs
2012-2013 NHL 48 16 - 25 - 7 116 152 39 0.81 29 Did not make playoffs
2013-2014 NHL 82 52 - 22 - 8 250 220 112 1.37 3 Conference QF loss
2014-2015 NHL 82 39 - 31 - 12 219 227 90 1.10 21 Did not make playoffs
2015-2016 NHL 82 39 - 39 - 4 216 240 82 1.00 21 Did not make playoffs
2016-2017 NHL 82 22 - 56 - 4 166 278 48 0.59 30 Did not make playoffs
2017-2018 NHL 82 43 - 30 - 9 257 237 95 1.16 17 Conference QF loss
2018-2019 NHL 82 38 - 30 - 14 260 246 90 1.10 17 Conference SF loss
2019-2020 NHL 70 42 - 20 - 8 237 191 92 1.31 3 Conference SF loss
2020-2021 NHL 56 39 - 13 - 4 197 133 82 1.46 1 Conference SF loss
2021-2022 NHL 82 46 - 19 10 7 312 234 119 1.45 1 Champion
2022-2023 NHL 0 0 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 5 -
Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Ben Street (F) 2022-2023 EHC München Champions HL 4 6 2 8 0
2. Mikhail Grigorenko (F) 2022-2023 CSKA Moskva KHL 10 4 4 8 0
3. Nail Yakupov (F) 2022-2023 Avangard Omsk KHL 10 4 2 6 2
4. Peter Mueller (F) 2022-2023 HC Vítkovice Czechia 3 4 1 5 2
5. Ryan Stoa (F) 2022-2023 Nürnberg Ice Tigers DEL 4 4 1 5 2
6. Greg Mauldin (F) 2022-2023 Stavanger Oilers Norway 5 3 1 4 0
7. Zach Redmond (D) 2022-2023 EHC München Champions HL 4 2 2 4 4
8. Brandon Yip (F) 2022-2023 Kunlun Red Star KHL 8 1 3 4 4
9. Andrei Mironov (D) 2022-2023 Dynamo Moskva KHL 10 1 3 4 8
10. Sven Andrighetto (F) 2022-2023 ZSC Lions Champions HL 4 2 1 3 0
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Joe Sakic (F) 870 391 624 1015
2. Milan Hejduk (F) 1020 375 430 805
3. Peter Forsberg (F) 544 202 503 705
4. Nathan MacKinnon (F) 638 242 406 648
5. Gabriel Landeskog (F) 738 248 323 571
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Joe Sakic (F) 870 391 624 1015
2. Milan Hejduk (F) 1020 375 430 805
3. Gabriel Landeskog (F) 738 248 323 571
4. Nathan MacKinnon (F) 638 242 406 648
5. Peter Forsberg (F) 544 202 503 705
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Joe Sakic (F) 870 391 624 1015
2. Peter Forsberg (F) 544 202 503 705
3. Milan Hejduk (F) 1020 375 430 805
4. Nathan MacKinnon (F) 638 242 406 648
5. Gabriel Landeskog (F) 738 248 323 571
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Cody McLeod (F) 658 66 117 1357
2. Adam Foote (D) 760 48 221 948
3. Adam Deadmarsh (F) 405 129 271 667
4. Jeff Odgers (F) 205 8 21 634
5. Gabriel Landeskog (F) 738 248 571 601
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Milan Hejduk (F) 1020 375 430 805
2. Joe Sakic (F) 870 391 624 1015
3. Adam Foote (D) 760 48 173 221
4. Gabriel Landeskog (F) 738 248 323 571
5. Cody McLeod (F) 658 66 51 117
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Theo Fleury (F) 15 10 24 1.60
2. Peter Forsberg (F) 544 202 705 1.30
3. Joe Sakic (F) 870 391 1015 1.17
4. Nathan MacKinnon (F) 638 242 648 1.02
5. Cale Makar (D) 178 48 180 1.01
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Joe Sakic (F) 1995-1996 NHL 82 51 69 120 1.46 44
2. Joe Sakic (F) 2000-2001 NHL 82 54 64 118 1.44 30
3. Peter Forsberg (F) 1995-1996 NHL 82 30 86 116 1.42 47
4. Peter Forsberg (F) 2002-2003 NHL 75 29 77 106 1.41 70
5. Joe Sakic (F) 2006-2007 NHL 82 36 64 100 1.22 46
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Joe Sakic (F) 2000-2001 NHL 82 54 64 118 1.44 30
2. Joe Sakic (F) 1995-1996 NHL 82 51 69 120 1.46 44
3. Milan Hejduk (F) 2002-2003 NHL 82 50 48 98 1.20 32
4. Nathan MacKinnon (F) 2018-2019 NHL 82 41 58 99 1.21 34
5. Joe Sakic (F) 1998-1999 NHL 73 41 55 96 1.32 29
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Peter Forsberg (F) 1995-1996 NHL 82 30 86 116 1.42 47
2. Peter Forsberg (F) 2002-2003 NHL 75 29 77 106 1.41 70
3. Joe Sakic (F) 1995-1996 NHL 82 51 69 120 1.46 44
4. Peter Forsberg (F) 1998-1999 NHL 78 30 67 97 1.24 108
5. Peter Forsberg (F) 1997-1998 NHL 72 25 66 91 1.26 94
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Jeff Odgers (F) 1998-1999 NHL 75 2 3 5 0.07 259
2. Chris Simon (F) 1995-1996 NHL 64 16 18 34 0.53 250
3. Jeff Odgers (F) 1997-1998 NHL 68 5 8 13 0.19 213
4. Brent Severyn (D) 1996-1997 NHL 66 1 4 5 0.08 193
5. Cody McLeod (F) 2014-2015 NHL 82 7 5 12 0.15 191
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2022-2023 6'0" 194 lbs 27.80
2021-2022 6'1" 199 lbs 27.66
2020-2021 6'1" 198 lbs 26.79
2019-2020 6'1" 196 lbs 26.63
2018-2019 6'1" 202 lbs 26.21
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Recent NHL Entry Draft Selections
RND # Player Born Birtplace HT WT
2022
6 #193 Chris Romaine (D) 02/21/2004 Boston, MA, USA 6'0" 190 lbs
7 #225 Ivan Zhigalov (G) 04/30/2003 Minsk, BLR 6'3" 168 lbs
2021
1 #28 Oskar Olausson (W/C) 11/10/2002 Stockholm, SWE 6'2" 181 lbs
2 #61 Sean Behrens (D) 03/31/2003 Barrington, IL, USA 5'10" 176 lbs
3 #92 Andrei Buyalsky (C) 08/18/2000 Karaganda, KAZ 6'3" 179 lbs
7 #220 Taylor Makar (LW/C) 03/13/2001 Calgary, AB, CAN 6'3" 190 lbs
2020
1 #25 Justin Barron (D) 11/15/2001 Halifax, NS, CAN 6'2" 201 lbs
3 #75 Jean-Luc Foudy (C) 05/13/2002 Scarborough, ON, CAN 5'11" 176 lbs
4 #118 Colby Ambrosio (C) 08/07/2002 Welland, ON, CAN 5'9" 174 lbs
5 #139 Ryder Rolston (W/C) 10/31/2001 Boston, MA, USA 6'2" 190 lbs
6 #167 Nils Åman (C) 02/07/2000 Avesta, SWE 6'2" 179 lbs
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Elite Prospects Notes and Trivia
2022 Stanley Cup Championship Lineup
Mikko Rantanen - Nathan MacKinnon - Artturi Lehkonen
Gabriel Landeskog - Nazem Kadri - Valeri Nichushkin
Alex Newhook - J.T. Compher - André Burakovsky
Andrew Cogliano - Darren Helm - Logan O'Connor

Devon Toews - Cale Makar
Bowen Byram - Erik Johnson
Jack Johnson - Josh Manson

Darcy Kuemper
(Pavel Francouz)

2001 Stanley Cup Championship Lineup
Alex Tanguay - Joe Sakic - Milan Hejduk
Chris Drury - Peter Forsberg - Ville Nieminen
Shjon Podein - Stéphane Yelle - Éric Messier
Dave Reid/Chris Dingman - Steven Reinprecht - Dan Hinote

Ray Bourque - Adam Foote
Martin Škoula - Rob Blake
Greg de Vries - Jon Klemm

Patrick Roy
(David Aebischer)

1996 Stanley Cup Championship Lineup
Valeri Kamensky - Peter Forsberg - Claude Lemieux
Adam Deadmarsh - Joe Sakic - Scott Young
Troy Murray/Dave Hannan - Stéphane Yelle - Mike Keane
Chris Simon - Mike Ricci - René Corbet/Warren Rychel

Andrei Gusarov - Adam Foote
Sandis Ozolinsh - Uwe Krupp
Sylvain Lefebvre - Curtis Leschyshyn/Jon Klemm

Patrick Roy
(Stéphane Fiset)