And another one bites the dust, 5 to 1 Oilers

ugh.

So I could go through and give you a play-by-play of all the goals Edmonton scored, or the penalty kills that the Avs blew, or the power plays on which the Avs never capitalized, but to be honest, I'm still reeling from this loss. I've never wanted to leave a hockey game early, but I seriously considered it as the clock ticked past 6 minutes left. If you really want to know all the details of how the worst team in the league rubbed out the Avalanche the way the ice dudes rubbed out Cody McLeod's blood from center ice, then check out the official recap.

Here's to hoping that Ryan O'Byrne is okay (skate to the cheek) and a stick tap to the Highlander for taking his teammate's stick to the face and coming back out for the next period anyway.

Finally, congratulations to John-Michael Liles on his 200th career assist, 2nd defenseman in Avs history to reach that milestone. Sorry it wasn't on a night worth celebrating, Johnny.

UPDATE: Here's the video of O'Byrne's injury. The warrior continued his shift before leaving the ice for the locker room.

 

 

Lines

  • Jones, Stastny, Stoa
  • Porter, Duchene, Hejduk
  • McLeod, McLement,Yip
  • Dupuis, O'Reilly, Koci
  • Wilson, Johnson
  • Liles, O'Byrne
  • Hunwick, Holos

 

"Highlights"

Cee Lo Green pretty much captures how I feel about it (in a very NSFW kind of way), but here is the ugly truth of tonight...watch at your own risk.

 

In This Article

Teams
X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join Mile High Hockey

You must be a member of Mile High Hockey to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Mile High Hockey. You should read them.

Join Mile High Hockey

You must be a member of Mile High Hockey to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Mile High Hockey. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_9355_tracker