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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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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Hockey Mountain High Podcast: Comeback

Listen to “Comeback” on Spreaker. The Avalanche completed a nearly insurmountable comeback, a 5-4 overtime victory over the Toronto Maple Leafs on Saturday. Aarif and J.J. break down how it all went down, from Pavel Francouz’s performance to Nathan MacKinnon’s shooting spree and the deafening Ball Arena crowd. They also discuss the line matchups and […]

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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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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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Hockey Mountain High Podcast: COVID Protocol

Listen to “COVID Protocol” on Spreaker. Following the Avalanche’s COVID shutdown, Aarif and JJ breakdown everything that happened on a strange Thursday night in Nashville and why the NHL had no choice but to postpone Colorado’s next four games. The guys also discuss what the league should do amid the latest COVID outbreak and if […]

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Hockey Mountain High Podcast: Dermy Loves Violence

Listen to “Dermy Loves Violence” on Spreaker. The Avalanche defeated the New York Rangers for the second time in a week and the band is back together to chat about their recent stretch of play. JJ returns from vacation to give Aarif a rapid-fire of 10 players, discussing how their seasons have gone to date. […]

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Hockey Mountain High Podcast: Avalanche Beat Reporter Roundtable Edition

Listen to “Roundtable Edition” on Spreaker. Coming off the Avalanche’s 7-3 victory over the Detroit Red Wings, Aarif is joined by Avs beat reporters Peter Baugh of The Athletic and Kate Shefte of the Colorado Sports Gazette for a roundtable edition of the podcast. They discuss the Avalanche’s recent offensive success, their mishaps defensively and […]

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