BSN Colorado Avalanche Podcast

Follow BSN Colorado Avalanche Podcast
Share on
Copy link to clipboard

The most listened to Colorado Avalanche podcast in the world from credentialed journalists who travel with the Colorado Avalanche. Hosted by Adrian Dater, AJ Haefele, and Jesse Montano.

BSN Colorado Avalanche Podcast


    • Nov 30, 2021 LATEST EPISODE
    • weekdays NEW EPISODES
    • 57m AVG DURATION
    • 885 EPISODES

    Listeners of BSN Colorado Avalanche Podcast that love the show mention: bsn, colorado avalanche, dnvr, dater, go avs, coverage around, colorado sports, rockies, hockey knowledge, hockey coverage, aj's, adrian, andi, great hockey podcast, denver, abs, hockey fans, mics, jj, best hockey.



    Search for episodes from BSN Colorado Avalanche Podcast with a specific topic:

    Latest episodes from BSN Colorado Avalanche Podcast

    DNVR Avalanche Podcast: Does Nathan MacKinnon's return cement the Colorado Avalanche atop the NHL

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 30, 2021 78:18

    The Colorado Avalanche are rolling winning seven of their last eight games. With Nathan Mackinnon getting close to coming back, does he push the Avalanche to the top of the NHL? Evander Kane also clears the NHL waivers and is sent down to the AHL. The San Jose Sharks now have to decide what they want to do with him in the next coming weeks. AJ joins Rudo and Jesse from Texas to discuss what the Avalanche should do.

    DNVR Avalanche Podcast: Mikko Rantanen is an apex Predator in Avalanche win over Nashville

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 28, 2021 39:54

    The Colorado Avalanche bounce back with a victory against the Nashville Predators. Mikko Rantanen had a hat trick as he dominated the game. Cale Makar had a casual three-point game and helped the Avalanche win. There was a huge brawl where Gabriel Landeskog came out victorious against Elkhiom. All that and much more in the postgame show with Rudo and Balis.

    DNVR Avalanche Podcast: Colorado Avalanche left holding the bag in Dallas against the Stars

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 27, 2021 50:57

    The Colorado Avalanche's winning streak comes to an end against the Dallas Stars. Pavelski a well know Avalanche killer showed up today with two early goals. The Avalanche looked slow as if they didn't want to be there. Cale Makar and Kadri's hot streaks come to an end. Come join Rudo, Blais, and Jesse as they break down what went wrong for the Avalanche.

    DNVR Avalanche Podcast: Nazem Kadri and the Avalanche cook the Anaheim Ducks to continue hot streak

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 25, 2021 54:56

    The Colorado Avalanche dominate the Anaheim Ducks as they continue their win streak. Nazem Kadri and Cale Makar continue their hot streaks with amazing play on both ends. Rudo and Blais discuss what the Avalanche did right walk out of Ball Arena with a victory. Darcy Kuemper keeps having issues with his skates and was taken off in favor of Jonas Johansson. Johansson had an amazing game only allowing one goal and 19 saves.

    DNVR Avalanche Podcast: Debating the topics of the day surrounding the Colorado Avalanche

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 23, 2021 62:54

    On this show, AJ, Rudo, and Jesse go through the last few games and what the Avalanche have done right to go on the winning streak and what they have to do to continue on the streak. In the second part of the show, the fellas get in a full-out debate as they try to defend their takes!

    DNVR Avalanche Podcast: Nazem Kadri carries the Colorado Avalanche in barn burner over the Ottawa Senators

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 23, 2021 52:16

    The Colorado Avalanche played an extremely wacky game against the Ottawa Senators. Twelve goals and an Avalanche W that may be one better of forgotten. Join Rudo, Blais, and Jesse as they break it down. 

    DNVR Avalanche Podcast: Cale Makar & the Colorado Avalanche sink the Seattle Kraken in blowout win

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 20, 2021 55:38

    The Colorado Avalanche THRASHED the Seattle Kraken in their first ever meeting. AJ, Rudo, and Blais go over what the Avalanche did right in order to win on the road against Seattle. Cale Makar had a vintage Cale Makar game where he completely took over. Darcy Keumper had a great game as well as he took a shut out all the way to the third period. Come join the fellas as they celebrate an Avalanche win!

    DNVR Avalanche Podcast: Talking Sean Behrens & catching up on the Colorado Avalanche prospect pipeline

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 18, 2021 56:35

    The Colorado Avalanche's prospect Sean Behrens has been playing quite a bit for the Denver University Pioneers as a freshman. Meghan Angley hops on the pod with AJ and Rudo to discuss what to expect from Sean Behrens as he develops into a role and hopefully another Colorado Avalanche success story. The Colorado Avalanche's prospect pool is extremely deep and fun and Sean Behrens isn't the only player that has been impressing as of late. In the second and third periods, AJ and Rudo go through some of the other Avalanche prospects.

    DNVR Avalanche Podcast: Colorado Avalanche survives in wild win over Vancouver Canucks

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 18, 2021 61:57

    The Colorado Avalanche are officially on a winning streak as they beat the Vancouver Canucks on the road. Rudo, AJ, Blais, and Jesse talk about what the Colorado Avalanche did right to win a close game against the Canucks. Nazem Kadri had an amazing night with 2 assists and a goal t cap off his night. Darcy Kuemper also kept his good form going with some unbelievable stops. Come join the fellas as they celebrate an Avalanche win!

    DNVR Avalanche Podcast: What does Nicolas Aube-Kubel need to do to stick with the Colorado Avalanche?

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 16, 2021 57:33

    Nicolas Aube-Kubel is now on the Colorado Avalanche but how long will he stay? What are his expectations with the team and how do his stats represent where he will fit in the Avs line up? AJ Haefele, Nathan Rudolph, and Jesse Montano are breaking it all down for you on the DNVR Avalanche Podcast.

    DNVR Avalanche Podcast: What J.T. Compher's injury means for the Colorado Avalanche

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 15, 2021 52:38

    Add JT Compher to the ever-growing list of Avalanche Injuries. How do the Avs deal with yet another key injury, and who steps in to take his place. Jesse and AJ take a look at that, as well as give you a little bit more info on the newest Av, Nicolas Aube-Kubel.

    DNVR Avalanche Podcast: Sam Girard returns to form as the Colorado Avalanche reel in the San Jose Sharks

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 14, 2021 58:06

    The Avs make it two blowouts in a row as Sam Girard seems to have found his confidence again. Is this team back on top or do they still need to prove they can win a close game? Blais, Jesse, and Rudo answer that question and more on the postgame show.

    DNVR Avalanche Podcast: Bowen Byram escapes injury after high hit from Bo Horvat

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 13, 2021 54:15

    Bowen Byram escapes serious injury after taking an elbow to the face from Bo Horvat. Byram was at practice with full energy and no restrictions, so expect him to suit up against the San Jose Sharks. In the second part of the show the fellas jump into the world of EBAY as they try to find the best Avalanche gear available. All that and much more!

    THE Denver Sports Podcast: Who is the face of Denver Sports NOW?

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 13, 2021 65:50

    This was a topic we discussed over a year ago BUT with Von Miller traded in the last month, Nolan Arenado traded in the last year...the only two players left are Nikola Jokic and Nathan MacKinnon. Is the easy answer Jokic? Or is there anything MacKinnon could do to take over? Allie Monroy is joined by Ryan Koengisberg, AJ Haefele and Harrison Wind to discuss their takes, what the face of Denver should do and more on THE Denver Sports Podcast.

    DNVR Avalanche Podcast: Colorado Avalanche drops a Brazil on the Vancouver Canucks to get back on track

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 12, 2021 52:42

    The Colorado Avalanche completely dominate the Vancouver Canucks. Mikko Rantanen unleashed the big moose once again. Rudo and AJ are feeling the vibes after a couple of disappointing losses. Cale Makar also seems to be back to full health and Sammy Girard played his best game of the year. Nothing but good feelings in tonight's postgame show.

    DNVR Avalanche Podcast: How can the Colorado Avalanche survive Nathan MacKinnon's injury?

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 11, 2021 45:52

    AJ, Rudo, and Jesse discuss what the Avs have to do with Mackinnon out. The fellas are hopeful everything will be okay, but there is still a worry. They go through which lines should be out there and where will the production come from.

    DNVR Avalanche Podcast: Alex Newhook returns to the Colorado Avalanche

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 9, 2021 59:04

    The Avs have returned Alex Newhook to the NHL but with Nathan MacKinnon questionable with an LBI and a weak portion of the schedule coming up, the next 10 games could be crucial for the Avalanche.

    DNVR Avalanche Podcast: What's next for Sampo Ranta and the Colorado Avalanche?

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 8, 2021 61:57

    Rudo, AJ, and Jesse talk out what Sampo Ranta going back to the Eagles means for him and the Colorado Avalanche. The fellas also go through who is up next since Ranta was sent down and they address the recent Sammy G rumor. All that and much more!

    DNVR Avalanche Podcast: Colorado Avalanche blows another third-period lead in loss to Columbus Blue Jackets

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 7, 2021 64:03

    AJ, Rudo, Jesse, and Blais go through the brutal loss against the Columbus Blue Jackets. Nathan MacKinnon seems to be completely out of it. The Avs need to get back on track if they want to fulfill expectations of being Stanley Cup Champions.

    DNVR Avalanche Podcast: The undefeated Carolina Hurricanes and the winless Arizona Coyotes define the NHL's first month

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 5, 2021 62:29

    One month into the season storylines are starting to shake out across the NHL. Teams with both incredibly hot and cold starts are chasing targets they set at the beginning of the year while many of the cup favorites are stuck somewhere in the middle.

    DNVR Avalanche Podcast: Should the Colorado Avalanche respond to the Jack Eichel trade?

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 4, 2021 69:07

    Jack Eichel is officially a Golden Knight, likely setting up Vegas to be the odds on favorite for the Stanley Cup. AJ and Jesse break it all down and discuss if the Avs should make a counter move.

    THE Denver Sports Podcast: Examining the best rebuilds in Denver sports history

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 4, 2021 65:52

    The Broncos trading Von Miller away has stirred up some conversation about whether or not the team is in "rebuild mode." George Paton, Broncos GM, says they aren't but many fans think they should be. Allie Monroy is joined by Ryan Koengisberg, AJ Haefele, Harrison Wind and Patrick Lyons to examine the best rebuilds in Denver sports history which include what both the Avs and Nuggets have done the last several years. They also take a look at the Broncos and Rockies current teams and what they need to do to move back in the right direction to actually compete in their divisions.

    DNVR Avalanche Podcast: Avalanche ride the emotional roller coaster to an overtime loss against the Columbus Blue Jackets

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 4, 2021 73:45

    The Avs squeak out a point in a game they really had no business earning a point out of. AJ, Blais, Jesse, and Rudo debate whether earning a point from this game is even a good thing and express many frustrations with the Avs.

    DNVR Avalanche Podcast: What Cole Caufield's demotion says about young players in the NHL

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 1, 2021 81:14

    Jesse Montano is back with DNVR and the Avs crew takes a look at his journey back and then dives into prospects in the NHL and what the modern development curve looks like.

    DNVR Avalanche Podcast: Colorado Avalanche back to .500 with weird win over Minnesota Wild

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 31, 2021 47:32

    The Avs win two games in a row for the first time this season as they take down Minnesota on home ice. A game that was disjointed in many ways saw the Avs take care of business in a find a way to get it done fashion.

    DNVR Avalanche Podcast: The Chicago Blackhawks scandal has taught us how much hockey's culture needs to change

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 30, 2021 55:13

    AJ and Rudo give their thoughts on the Chicago Blackhawks cover-up. The fellas are dumbfounded at the fact that this was allowed to happen. They try to have a lighter conversation in periods two and three as they talk about trade rumors.

    DNVR Avalanche Podcast: Colorado Avalanche end St. Louis Blues winning streak behind great J.T. Compher game

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 29, 2021 73:29

    Colorado Avalanche take on the St. Louis Blues tonight. AJ Haefele, Nathan Rudolph and Blais Hunter discuss their biggest takeaways from the game and more on the DNVR Avalanche Postgame Show.

    DNVR Avalanche Podcast: What the Avalanche need to do to stop their slow start

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 27, 2021 59:29

    AJ and Rudo discuss what the Avalanche have to do to stop the slow start to the season. AJ believes the Avalanche played well in their matchup against the Las Vegas Knights. The fellas also discuss how much injuries have really affected the Avs.

    DNVR Avalanche Podcast: Avalanche offense fails to produce against Knights

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 27, 2021 52:21

    The Avs offense once again comes up short, this time Colorado got the goaltending required to win the hockey game but the finishing just wasn't there. Rudo and Blais are joined by guest Jesse Montano to discuss the Avs loss and where they stand.

    DNVR Avalanche Podcast: Blueline injuries are holding the Avalanche back

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 26, 2021 59:07

    With Sam Girard nursing a sore shoulder and Devon Toews still out of the lineup the Avs blueline is just limping along early in the season. While the immediate impact is troublesome the return to a full-strength lineup in the near future could jumpstart the Avs.

    DNVR Avalanche Podcast: Avalanche win electric duel against Tampa Bay Lightning

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 24, 2021 47:03

    A thriller of a hockey game as the Avs pull one out against the 2 times defending Stanley Cup champs. The Three-Headed-Monster and Cale Makar led the way in what was not the prettiest game but a banger nonetheless

    DNVR Avalanche Podcast: The Avalanche need Nathan MacKinnon and Cale Makar to lead the way

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 22, 2021 56:57

    The Avs slow start has been less than ideal. The most surprising part is the lack of impact from the Avs two best players, Cale Makar and Nathan MacKinnon. The Avalanche need them to lead the way badly. Rudo and AJ Haefele come to you LIVE to break down everything you need to know in the world of the Colorado Avalanche! 

    DNVR Avalanche Podcast: Disjointed Avalanche drop third straight in loss to Panthers

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 22, 2021 56:28

    The Avs drop their third straight game in another underwhelming performance from their best players. The postgame goes a bit off the rails as things unravel when it comes to bounces, reffing, and more.

    THE Denver Sports Podcast: Favorite season-opener memory in Denver sports history

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 22, 2021 43:13


    The Denver Nuggets beat the Phoenix Suns in their season opener on Wednesday. Allie Monroy is joined by AJ Haefele, Andre Simone, Eric Wedum and Spencer Smith to reminiscing and take a look back at their favorite season opener memory in Denver sports history! Some of those moments include Peyton Mannings 7 TD game, Donte Bichette's walk-off in 1995, some Rocky Mountain Showdowns and more! Plus they get some input from fans and more. 


    DNVR Avalanche Podcast: Darcy Kuemper and the Colorado Avalanche's slow start

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 20, 2021 44:09

    While there's nothing to panic about, two losses in the Avs' first three games still qualifies as less than ideal. Beyond the glaring roster fluctuation issues, there is plenty that can and needs to be improved for Colorado. Evan Rawal and Rudo dive into what can be done.

    DNVR Avalanche Podcast: Colorado Avalanche defense no-shows in beatdown loss to Washington

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 20, 2021 57:58

    Rudo and AJ go talk out the beatdown the Avalanche just received from the Washington Capitals. The stars were not out tonight and the team looked toast. Its only three games into the season, but this loss stings.

    DNVR Avalanche Podcast: Avalanche address roster issues with Mikhail Maltsev and Martin Kaut call-ups

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 19, 2021 58:50

    After a game started with 17 skaters, the Avs have more cap flexibility and are able to call up some of the players people are excited to see. Plus, the Jack Eichel sweepstakes has returned to the news cycle.

    DNVR Avalanche Podcast: Avalanche depth already being tested by injuries and Gabe Landeskog's suspension

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 16, 2021 64:39

    It's not even game two of the season but, MacKinnon still out with COVID, Landeskog suspended, Toews, and now Nichushkin injured. The Avs are staring down a deep dive into their depth forwards. Rudo and AJ break down the situation and what's happening with the team.

    THE Denver Sports Podcast: What is the big question for the Denver Nuggets heading in to their season and is all the hype for Bones Hyland warranted?

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 15, 2021 70:13

    The Denver Nuggets take on the Suns for the start of the season next Wednesday and the DNVR crew is talking all about the questions surrounding the team, some bold predictions and the hype for Bones! Allie Monroy is joined by Brendan Vogt, Ryan Koenigsberg, AJ Haefele and Patrick Lyons, they also talk what the Rockies need to do during the offseason as well as give their thoughts on Bill Schmidt as the new GM. They finish up the show talking about Gabriel Landeskog being suspended for two game due to a hit he made during the Avs first game of the year and they discuss whether or not it's time to panic for the Broncos.

    DNVR Avalanche Podcast: Bo Byram bodies Blackhawks on opening night

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 14, 2021 42:50

    The Avs come out firing on opening night defeating the Chicago Blackhawks 4 - 2, often looking dominant in a game without Nathan MacKinnon. The Avs were led by the rookie Bowen Byram and received contributions from the entire lineup. Blais, Evan, and Rudo break it all down.

    DNVR Avalanche Podcast: Ranta, Nichushkin, and the Avs opening night roster with Meghan Angley

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 13, 2021 57:20

    The Avs season begins tomorrow and with a few final cuts, the roster has been mostly solidified. Rudo, Aj, and Meghan discuss the Avs opening night roster and dive into some expectations and considerations. 

    DNVR Avalanche Podcast: Will fortune favor Colorado? Avalanche season predictions

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 12, 2021 62:17

    Rudo and AJ get ready for the future with professional Tarot card readings for the Avalanche. Will the Avs have good fortune or will they hit a wall this season? All that and much more

    DNVR Avalanche Podcast: Nathan MacKinnon and Mikko Rantanen pop off in the Colorado Avalanche's final preseason game

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 10, 2021 56:25

    AJ and Rudo go through the last preseason game of the season. They talk about what they think will happen to the young players and which players might be let go. All that and much more!

    DNVR Avalanche Podcast: Sampo Ranta and Alex Newhook are one step closer to making the Avalanche

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 8, 2021 69:59

    Rudo and AJ go through the Avs latest roster cuts. Alex Newhook and Sampo Ranta are still on the roster and there is a chance they stick around till the season opener. All that and much more!

    THE Denver Sports Podcast: Bold Predictions for the Avs, Broncos, and Buffs

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 8, 2021 59:56

    The Avs are a week away from the start of their season, the Broncos are 3-1 and well... the Buffs are hanging in there. Allie Monroy is joined by Nathan Rudolph, Andre Simone, and Henry Chisholm to talk bold predictions for these Denver Sports teams as well as give out early season awards to help introduce the team to new fans!

    DNVR Avalanche Podcast: How much does Pavel Francouz's injury change things for the Avalanche?

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 7, 2021 64:04

    With an official timetable on Pavel Francouz's lower-body injury and Jared Bednar testing positive for COVID Rudo and AJ take a look at the first month of the Avs schedule and what impact those two things could have and more.

    DNVR Avalanche Podcast: Who are the Colorado Avalanche's biggest threats in the Central Division?

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 7, 2021 61:08

    Rudo and AJ go through the biggest threats for the Colorado Avalanche in the Central Division. Who will give Colorado a run for its money this year? Do AJ and Rudo agree on which players are the most dangerous? 

    DNVR Avalanche Podcast: Pavel Francouz injury overshadows game against the Vegas Golden Knights

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 6, 2021 70:08

    A wildly offensive preseason game isn't something to take too much out of. Unless that something is a potential injury. Pavel Francouz may not be a "key" piece to the Avalanche this season but if he's going to miss significant time this season it leaves the Avs with a hole they cannot fill.

    DNVR Avalanche Podcast: Sampo Ranta steals the show in preseason win over Wild

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 1, 2021 64:24

    Rudo, AJ, and Blais go through the second Colorado Avalanche preseason. Rampo Santa was an absolute star while some others disappeared. All that and much more!

    THE Denver Sports Podcast: Broncos are 3-0 and expectations as the Avs & Nuggets start their 2021-2022 preseason

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 1, 2021 61:24

    The Broncos are undefeated three games into the season and the Avalanche and Nuggets have begun their 2021-2022 preseason. What to expect from the Avs & Nuggets and can the Broncos keep the strike alive? Allie Monroy is joined by Ryan Koenigsberg, Nathan Rudolph, and Brendan Vogt to discuss all that and more on THE Denver Sports Podcast.

    DNVR Avalanche Podcast: Where does Justus Annunen stand with the Avalanche?

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 30, 2021 62:00

    Rudo and AJ go through the goaltender options as Justus Annunen is most likely to head down to the AHL. The fellas believe that the Avs have full confidence in Justus, but they just want him to get some experience. All that and much more!

    Claim BSN Colorado Avalanche Podcast

    In order to claim this podcast we'll send an email to with a verification link. Simply click the link and you will be able to edit tags, request a refresh, and other features to take control of your podcast page!

    Claim Cancel