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  1. Avalanche Trade Nick Holden to New York RangersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 25 | Mile High Hockey

    ... one else in the top-4 that could be more effective. That someone else will likely come from a pool containing Nikita Zadorov, Chris Bigras, Eric Gelinas and a possible free agent signing or traded player.

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  2. Colorado Avalanche Free Agency Outlook, Potential FitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 19 | Too Many Men On The Site

    ... you could understand hesitation when you have a weak defensive group. Hopes are that one of Chris Bigras , Nikita Zadorov , or Duncan Siemens can possibly emerge for the Avs. Bigras is the best hope of being a top four defender, and even that may be ...

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  3. Avalanche GM Joe Sakic says team won't be active in July 1 free agencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | Daily Camera

    ... after a big splash." That approach likely means the Avalanche expect big things from 21-year-old defensemen Nikita Zadorov and Chris Bigras, who both spent most of last season in the minors but offer potential in helping Colorado improve its blue ...

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  4. Colorado Avalanche: Which Defensemen Will Return?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 13 | Mile High Sticking

    ... Brad Stuart (although he may be buried in the long-term injured reserve again), Nick Holden , Eric Gelinas , Nikita Zadorov , and Chris Bigras . So when you're signing these free agents, the Avalanche also have to think about whether they have a ...

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  5. 2015-16 Colorado Avalanche Year-End Review: Francois BeaucheminRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 12 | Mile High Hockey

    ... all 82 games (one of five Avs to do so), and I'd argue the best defensive pairing all year was Beauchemin and Nikita Zadorov for a four-game stretch in January. The possession numbers weren't pretty, but considering he got every hard assignment and ...

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  6. Colorado Avalanche Rumor: Is Jacob Trouba a Good Fit?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 6 | Mile High Sticking

    ... acquired Trouba, he'd fit in pretty well. My guess is they'd want him to be on the second line, either with Nikita Zadorov or Chris Bigras . It's hard for me to think of a shutdown defenseman in that position, though, because it's belonged to Tyson ...

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  7. Report: Avs could be targeting Jets' TroubaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 5 | MSNBC

    ... an older Francois Beauchmin, and Erik Johnson , who had a down year in 2015-16. Nick Holden , Eric Gelinas , Nikita Zadorov and Chris Bigras are under contract next season. "Tyson Barrie's future there is not that certain but I don't think [the ...

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  8. 2015-16 Colorado Avalanche Year-End Review: Nikita ZadorovRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 29 | Mile High Hockey

    It's been a disappointing ride for Nikita Zadorov this past year. Traded at the draft to a team he expected to play 82 games with as a future cornerstone defenseman, only to be sent down to the AHL Rampage a month later due to some clear holes in his play, and according to many in the media, to send a message of humility.

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  9. Avalanche signs Sergei Boikov, a late-round defenseman drafteeRead the original story

    May 27, 2016 | Denver Post

    ... and Mat Clark. Duncan Siemens, Brandon Gormley and Gabriel Beaupre are restricted free agents. In addition, Nikita Zadorov and Chris Bigras will again be on two-way deals next season. Where they spend most of 2016-17 will depend on what Colorado ...

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  10. 2015-16 Colorado Avalanche Year-End Review: Zach RedmondRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Mile High Hockey

    ... his CF%Rel was a less than atrocious Minus-0.1 , which was only behind Tyson Barrie , Nick Holden , and Nikita Zadorov . Again, this isn't good, but it certainly wasn't as bad as the team's other third-pairing options. It's hard to justify the ...

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  11. 2015-16 Colorado Avalanche Year-End Review: Andrew BodnarchukRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2016 | Mile High Hockey

    ... of a bind. Top defenseman Erik Johnson had just gone down with another knee injury, top defensive prospects Nikita Zadorov and Chris Bigras were deemed not-yet-ready-for-prime-time, and backup options Brandon Gormley and Zach Redmond were not ...

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  12. 2015-16 Colorado Avalanche Year-End Review: Nate GueninRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | Mile High Hockey

    ... rt another contract for him to mentor young defensemen with the Rampage and continue the fine job he did with Nikita Zadorov, Mason Geertsen and Sergei Boikov in the short time he had with them.

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  13. Avalanche end-of-season evaluations: Mikhail GrigorenkoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | Denver Post

    ... the Avs got in return for sending forwards Ryan O'Reilly and Jamie McGinn to Buffalo last summer. Defenseman Nikita Zadorov was banished to the minors and the two prospects the Avs obtained from the Sabres were in juniors or college. So Grigorenko ...

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  14. JT Compher Signs Entry Level Deal With Colorado AvalancheRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | Mile High Hockey

    ... from the Buffalo Sabres in exchange for Ryan O'Reilly. Often overshadowed by the bigger names included, Nikita Zadorov and Mikhail Grigorenko , he was at first seen by many in the media as a throw-in. But as he continued to produce for one of the ...

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  15. Colorado Avalanche Should Raid the Rangers RosterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | Mile High Sticking

    ... Mikkel Boedker from the Arizona Coyotes. And, of course, there was the acquisition of Mikhail Grigorenko and Nikita Zadorov from the Buffalo Sabres. These are all teams that don't often get to dance in the Stanley Cup playoffs - or even play over ...

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  16. Max Noreau Signs a Two-Year Deal In SwitzerlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | Mile High Hockey

    ... as his best chance to return to the NHL. But when the organization chose instead to promote youngsters like Nikita Zadorov and Chris Bigras to bolster its struggling NHL blue line (and claim Andrew Bodnarchuk off waivers), he likely saw the writing ...

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  17. Colorado Avalanche: Solutions for the BluelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2016 | Mile High Sticking

    ... options via trade or whatever avenue to try and improve the club." He added that the team planned to utilize Nikita Zadorov and Chris Bigras , which would make them a young D-corps requiring some patience. What's more, they have no plans to sign an ...

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  18. Offseason Rumor Mill Kicks Off With Radulov SpeculationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | Mile High Hockey

    ... to be a deterrent. A strong Russian presence on the Avalanche, including Varlamov, Grigorenko, and defenseman Nikita Zadorov , should also provide a strong foundation for a player who has, perhaps unfairly, been tagged with "character concerns."

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  19. Colorado Avalanche Season: The Doom of a Slow StartRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2016 | Mile High Sticking

    ... draftee Mikko Rantanen as well as summer acquisitions Francois Beauchemin, Blake Comeau, Carl Soderberg and Nikita Zadorov. Jack Skille was fresh off winning his PTO gamble. Another problem is the Colorado Avalanche is ever a mental team. That ...

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  20. Avs miss playoffs for 2nd straight year, may shake up rosterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    ... been shaken and they will tweak the system. Younger players such as forward Mikko Rantanen and defenseman Nikita Zadorov also will provide a boost. WRATH OF ROY: Duchene drew the ire of Roy for the way he celebrated his 30th goal of the season late ...

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