In case you missed it; Colorado Avalanche to play Prospect Tournament September 9-12. [MHH] The Colorado Avalanche Yesterday, former Colorado Avalanche forward, Ryan O'Reilly, took part in the Home For Charity hockey game. It’s a yearly event that raises money near O’Reilly’s hometown. [Bayshore Broadcasting] Because every thread is the “Matt Duchene Trade Thread”; the Colorado Avalanche as still taking offers for Matt Duchene. There are 7 NHL teams still in the hunt. [Flo Hockey] Here’s a take from a former MHH writer: Understanding Nail Yakupov and his fit with the Colorado Avalanche. My take? A lot of potential; little risk. As long as he isn’t a lockerroom cancer, may as well give him a go.