Hockey Mountain High Podcast: Mindset Shift

Listen to “Mindset Shift” on Spreaker. Following an overtime victory over the Montreal Canadiens, Gabriel Landeskog and the Avalanche are not pleased with their recent play. Aarif and J.J. break down the new mindset shift from the team — how mediocrity is no longer acceptable within the room despite their winning streak. The guys also […]

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Hockey Mountain High Podcast: All-Star Kadri

Listen to “All-Star Kadri” on Spreaker. Nazem Kadri is going to the NHL All-Star game and Aarif and J.J. are here to break it all down. The guys discuss their thoughts on the last man in voting, the fact that every team must have a representative and the skills competition. They then look at the […]

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Hockey Mountain High Podcast: Kuemper Down

Listen to “Kuemper Down” on Spreaker. The Avalanche defeated the Minnesota Wild in an epic matchup but the story of the day is Darcy Kuemper’s injury. Aarif and J.J. break down the 4-3 shootout victory and the collision that led to Kuemper being pulled by the concussion spotter. They also chat about the team’s success […]

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Avalanche continue winning ways at Ball Arena following Nazem Kadri’s shootout-deciding goal in a 4-3 victory over Arizona

Home is where the heart is. And the wins, too, apparently. Nazem Kadri scored the lone shootout goal to help the Avalanche extend their franchise-best home winning streak with a 4-3 triumph over the Arizona Coyotes on Friday. It was their 13th consecutive victory at Ball Arena and 15th of the season in just 18 […]

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Hockey Mountain High Podcast: Frustrations

Listen to “Frustrations” on Spreaker. The Avalanche were frustrated following an overtime loss in Nashville. Aarif and J.J. share their thoughts on the postgame comments after a questionable penalty call and the Avs squeaking out a point in a game they mostly trailed. They also look back at Monday’s victory over Seattle, Philipp Grubauer’s return […]

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Nicolas Aube-Kubel’s two goals in a 4-3 victory over the Seattle Kraken help solidify his role with the Avalanche

When the Avalanche picked up Nicolas Aube-Kubel off waivers, this is exactly the type of role they had envisioned for him. His value is in his aggressiveness and forechecking but his offensive production is also an expectation. And just one game after Jared Bednar applauded his play, Aube-Kubel had his first two-goal performance in the […]

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Hockey Mountain High Podcast: Cale Makar Goes National

Listen to “Cale Makar Goes National” on Spreaker. The Avalanche are back from the holiday break with two big wins to kick off a busy January schedule. Aarif and J.J. break down Tuesday’s victory over the Chicago Blackhawks and focus most of their time on the Cale Makar overtime game-winning goal that dazzled the hockey […]

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Deen’s List: Avalanche shake off early rust and two-goal deficit in 4-2 victory over Anaheim

Playing their first game in 16 days, the Avalanche shook off a rusty start against the Anaheim Ducks on Sunday to rally for a 4-2 victory at Ball Arena. Colorado trailed 2-0 and seemed lifeless for more than half the game before rallying back. The game-winning goal — a backdoor tap-in from Logan O’Connor off […]

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Hockey Mountain High Podcast: What a Year It Was

Listen to “What a Year It Was” on Spreaker. On today’s special edition episode, Aarif and JJ wrap up the calendar year of 2021 with the top stories surrounding the Avalanche from the past 12 months. They also share their favorite memories of the year and predict some of the outcomes we could see in […]

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Hockey Mountain High Podcast: Taxi Squad Ready

Listen to “Taxi Squad Ready” on Spreaker. The Avalanche are back and prepping for Wednesday’s game after an extended holiday break. Aarif and J.J. have all the roster updates after Sunday’s practice, including guys in COVID protocol and their return dates, upcoming call ups, the goaltending situation and the return of taxi squads. The guys […]

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