Conference and Division: Western Conference, Metropolitan Division
Founded: 1972 (Quebec Nordiques)
Stanley Cups: 2
Home Arena: Pepsi Center
Colorado Avalanche Schedule
The Colorado Avalanche are a professional ice hockey team based in Denver, Colorado. They are members of the Central Division of the Western Conference of the National Hockey League (NHL). The Avalanche are the only team in their division not based in the Central Time Zone; the team is situated in the Mountain Time Zone. Their home arena is Pepsi Center. Their general manager is Joe Sakic. The Avalanche were founded in 1972 as the Quebec Nordiques and were one of the charter franchises of the World Hockey Association. The franchise joined the NHL in 1979 as a result of the NHL-WHA merger. Following the 1994-95 season, they were sold to the COMSAT Entertainment Group and relocated to Denver.
The Avalanche are off to an incredible season despite losing a key piece in Matt Duchene in the 2018 season, Gabriel Landeskog and Nathan Mackinnon look to lead this team to their first Stanley Cup in almost 20 years! Find the best tickets at the Pepsi Center here with Ticket Liquidator.