Francois Beauchemin

Francois Beauchemin

Height/Weight: 5' 11"/208 lbs
Born: Sorel, Canada
Draft: 1998 3rd round (75th pick) by the
Shoots: L
  • Denver Post

    Fighting majors: Kurtis MacDermid and Nicolas Deslauriers wow the crowd in Anaheim

    In his six seasons as the Avalanche coach, Jared Bednar hasn’t seen a comparable fight to the mini-marathon heavyweight bout between Anaheim forward Nicolas Deslauriers and Colorado defenseman Kurtis MacDermid here Wednesday night. The two tough guys traded punches for more than a minute in the first period of the Avs’ 2-0 victory. It was deemed a draw, and afterward, they chatted and smiled from the penalty boxes while serving their fighting majors, only separated by the scorer’s table and plex...

  • Fear The Fin

    Pacific Division Weekly: All is not well in Edmonton

    The Anaheim Ducks had five games to reschedule and will play all of those games between Feb. 11 and Feb. 22. There is one back-to-back in the mix, a road trip that hits Calgary on Feb. 16 and Edmonton on Feb. 17. The Calgary Flames had 10 games to make up, with seven of those happening between Feb. 9 and Feb. 21.

  • KMGH 7 Denver

    Francouz gets 2nd shutout in Avalanche's 2-0 win over Ducks

    Pavel Francouz made 34 saves for his second career shutout, Nazem Kadri had a goal and an assist and the Colorado Avalanche picked up a point in their 10th straight game by defeating the Anaheim Ducks 2-0. Francouz was making only his sixth appearance and fourth start of the season. Both of his shutouts have come against the Ducks.