Colorado Avalanche

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Colorado Avalanche
2018–19 Colorado Avalanche season
Conference Western
Division Central
Founded 1972
History Quebec Nordiques
19721979 (WHA)
19791995 (NHL)
Colorado Avalanche
1995–present
Home arena Pepsi Center
City Denver, Colorado
Colors Burgundy, blue, silver, black[1][2]
                   
Media Altitude Sports and Entertainment
Altitude 950
Altitude Sports 92.5
Owner(s) Ann Walton Kroenke[3]
General manager Joe Sakic
Head coach Jared Bednar
Captain Gabriel Landeskog
Minor league affiliates Colorado Eagles (AHL)
Utah Grizzlies (ECHL)
Stanley Cups 2 (1995–96, 2000–01)
Conference championships 2 (1995–96, 2000–01)
Presidents' Trophies 2 (1996–97, 2000–01)
Division championships 9 (1995–96, 1996–97, 1997–98, 1998–99, 1999–00, 2000–01, 2001–02, 2002–03, 2013–14)
Official website www.nhl.com/avalanche

The Colorado Avalanche are an American ice hockey in the National Hockey League (NHL). They play their home games at the Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado. They play in the Central Division of the Western Conference. The team has won the Stanley Cup championship two times, in 1996 and in 2001.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Frequently Asked Questions". ColoradoAvalanche.com. NHL Enterprises, L.P. Retrieved September 29, 2017.
  2. "Avalanche Directory" (PDF). 2018–2019 Colorado Avalanche Media Guide. NHL Enterprises, L.P. October 31, 2018. Retrieved December 21, 2018.
  3. Harden, Mark (October 7, 2015). "NFL owners let Kroenke keep Rams; transfer Nuggets, Avalanche to his wife". Denver Business Journal. Retrieved May 31, 2018.

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