Hockey Mountain High Podcast: Pierre Lacroix Night at Ball Arena

Listen to “Pierre Lacroix Night at Ball Arena” on Spreaker. The Avalanche honored the architect of their two Stanley Cups, former team president and general manager Pierre Lacroix on Saturday at Ball Arena. Aarif shares his experience of covering the banner-raising ceremony, talking to former Avs legends Peter Forsberg and Adam Foote, and how Lacroix […]

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The late Pierre Lacroix’s legacy will live forever in the rafters of Ball Arena

Not many things could push the actual game to an afterthought. Especially one that nearly saw the home team erase a late three-goal deficit. But the Avalanche’s banner-raising ceremony for the late Pierre Lacroix — the general manager and architect of the team’s two Stanley Cup championships — certainly stole the spotlight Saturday at Ball […]

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Deen’s List: Overturned goal halts Avalanche’s late comeback attempt in 5-3 loss to St. Louis

The emotions were high before the puck dropped between the Avalanche and St. Louis Blues on Saturday at Ball Arena. Not only had the Avs just finished honoring the late Pierre Lacroix — the team’s former president and general manager — with a banner-raising ceremony, but they were also playing shorthanded against an opponent looking […]

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Avalanche to honor former GM and president Pierre Lacroix at Ball Arena

From the Colorado Avalanche Public Relations Department DENVER – The Colorado Avalanche Hockey Club announced Tuesday that the organization will honor the late Pierre Lacroix prior to the Oct. 16 game against the St. Louis Blues at Ball Arena.  The Avalanche’s former general manager and team president passed away on Dec. 13, 2020. The ceremony will […]

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