The price for acquiring Matt Duchene from Colorado is super-high. Duchene is 26 years old with two years left on his deal and at least a full decade of top-six hockey ahead of him. Hanzal and Boyle are older, but no less valuable.
Feb 23 (The Sports Xchange) - Highlights of National Hockey League games on Thursday: Predators 4, Avalanche 2 Filip Forsberg's torrid week continued Thursday night. The Nashville Predators' right winger registered his second straight hat trick, lifting his team to a 4-2 win over the Colorado
After posting three goals in a 6-5 loss to the Calgary Flames on Tuesday, Forsberg had another three goals in a 4-2 win over the Colorado Avalanche. The last player to score a hat trick in consecutive games was Alex Burrows (Jan. 5-7, 2010).