Patrick Roy


With only a few finals points left up for grabs, the Colorado Avalanche have some tough decisions to make.


By Michael Kelly

DENVER — Antti Raanta has spent the last six weeks practicing. Wednesday, the Chicago Blackhawks goalie gets a chance to show what he’s learned.


The Colorado Avalanche have been the successful surprise coming out of the Western Conference this season.


Forgive the Chicago Blackhawks if the United Center looks a little strange to them. After all, it’s been more than a month since they’ve played here, their last being Jan.


The Chicago Blackhawks have run hot or cold against the Colorado Avalanche. They’ve either been pummeled or have inflicted that same on the Avs; there’s really been no in between.