Positive news in Colorado as Bowen Byram is back on skates again, and a look at what the Florida Panthers have to trade, as they appear to be likely sellers at the deadline.
That, and the latest NHL news and NHL trade rumors in your Colorado Hockey Now Evan’s Daily.
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Bowen Byram, out for almost two months, hit the ice for the first time with Josh Manson on Monday, a welcome sight for Avalanche fans.
Evan Rodrigues’s importance to the forward core cannot be overstated at the moment. That, and two other things we learned from the last week of Avalanche hockey.
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Florida: The Panthers will be in Colorado tonight, but are already looking ahead to the trade deadline. They’ve got pieces they can move.
Boston: The top team in the league also has the NHL’s first star of the week.
Los Angeles: The Kings cannot stop scoring goals, dropping six on the Edmonton Oilers.
New York Islanders: Here’s what Islanders players are saying about the crucial five game homestand that sits ahead of them.
Washington: The Capitals are thriving right now thanks to a couple of players producing on bargain bin contracts.
Pittsburgh: Former DU Pioneer Jason Zucker is full of good quotes.
San Jose: Erik Karlsson is having an incredible season. What about the rest of the Sharks defense?
Vegas: Logan Thompson will be the Golden Knights All-Star representative, but here’s three other players that might deserve to go.
Philadelphia: Could the Flyers trade Ivan Provorov?
Detroit: The Red Wings will get a nice lineup boost on Tuesday evening.
Montreal: Mike Matheson hasn’t been able to play much, but when he has, he’s been quite good.
Calgary: Darryl Sutter is never one to hold back anything, and wasn’t afraid to speak his mind about his goaltender.
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