Next up in the Summer Skate series is the Colorado Avalanche, a team that hopes to return to its 2009-10 level after a disappointing campaign last season.
The Summer Skate series continues in Colorado. Puck Prospectus examines players trending up or down on the Avalanche roster. Plus, E.J. Hradek reveals an intriguing player to watch as training camp approaches.
ESPN Insider has the latest news and notes from around the NHL.
If they lose tonight at Minnesota, the Avs will extend their NHL record by playing in five consecutive seven-game playoff series.