Colorado starts cutting down the roster.

The Colorado Avalanche just announced the reassignment of some players.There are no big surprises as to who is heading home.

Mike Brennan and Zach Cohen have both been reassigned to the AHL, and will be reporting back to Lake Erie.


Four defensemen have been reassigned to their respective major junior teams. Two will be reporting back to the QMJHL: Gabriel Beaupre (Val-d'Or) and Dillon Donnelly (Shawinigan). Troy Rutkowski will be heading back to Portland (WHL), and Stephen Silas will be going to Belleville in the OHL.


Finally, goalie, Sami Aittokallio will be heading back to Finland.

Something to note, four players didn't participate in the training camp due to various injuries. Mike Carman, Cedrick Desjardins, Joey Hishon and Patrick Rissmiller.


2011 Avalanche Training Camp Roster


     
    1    Semyon Varlamov    G
    2    Joel Chouinard    D
    3    Ryan O`Byrne    D
    4    David Liffiton    D
    5    Shane O`Brien    D
    6    Erik Johnson    D
    7    David Van Der Gulik    LW
    8    Jan Hejda    D
    9    Matt Duchene    C
    10    Kyle Cumiskey    D
    12    Kevin Porter    C
    16    Jay McClement    C
    17    Chuck Kobasew    RW
    18    Brandon Yip    RW
    20    Greg Mauldin    C
    22    Matt Hunwick    D
    23    Milan Hejduk    RW
    24    Cameron Gaunce    D
    25    Duncan Siemens    D
    26    Paul Stastny    C
    27    Kyle Quincey    D
    28    Joakim Lindstrom    C   
    29    Ryan Stoa    C
    31    Trevor Cann    G   
    34    Daniel Winnik    LW
    35    J.S. Giguere    G
    36    Jonas Holos    D
    37    Ryan O`Reilly    C
    39    T.J. Galiardi    LW
    40    Mark Olver    C
    41    Tyson Barrie    D
    42    Brad Malone    C
    43    Justin Mercier    C
    44    Ryan Wilson    D
    45    Luke Walker    RW
    46    Stefan Elliott    D
    47    Evan Brophey    C
    54    David Jones    RW
    55    Cody McLeod    LW
    58    Patrick Bordeleau    LW
    64    Calvin Pickard    G
    67    Garrett Meurs    C
    88    Peter Mueller    C
    92    Gabriel Landeskog    LW

In This Article

Teams
Players
X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior users will need to choose a permanent username, along with a new password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

I already have a Vox Media account!

Verify Vox Media account

Please login to your Vox Media account. This account will be linked to your previously existing Eater account.

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior MT authors will need to choose a new username and password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

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