menu Home chevron_right
Articles ft. the AvalancheArticles ft. the RockiesSouth Stands Denver Articles

Avalanche skate aside, make room for the Rockies

Colin D. | April 6, 2012

It was awful nice of the Avalanche to blow it.

Read more

Our sports plate is pretty full these days. Aside from the never ending saga that is Denver Broncos Football (the draft is coming, the draft is coming!), we have the Denver Nuggets knocking on the door of a playoff berth and the beginning of baseball season. It’s going to be an electric April.

The last thing we needed was the excitement of the NHL Playoffs distracting us now!

The Avalanche must have realized it, too, because they pissed down their legs last night versus one of the crappiest teams in the entire Western Conference – something called the Blue Jackets. Colorado skated it’s ass right out of playoff contention just in time for baseball season!

Wasn’t that nice of them??

Now the Rockies can begin a season for which fan expectations are nearly identical to those held for the Avalanche a few months back. In other words, a playoff appearance is a possibility (especially with the MLB having added a Wild Card in each league for 2012) but not considered a home run.

No other season feels like baseball season at it’s outset. Next year starts now! Go Rockies!

Thanks for skating aside, Avalanche.

Written by Colin D.

Comments

This post currently has 16 comments.

Leave a Reply





Got Something to Say?
Write us.







    • cover play_circle_filled

      01. Overkill
      Motörhead

    • cover play_circle_filled

      02. Easy
      Faith No More

    • cover play_circle_filled

      03. Ramblin' Man
      Melvins

    • cover play_circle_filled

      04. I Forgot to Be Your Lover
      The Mad Lads

    • cover play_circle_filled

      05. The Slider
      T. Rex

    • cover play_circle_filled

      South Stands LIVE show 279: Spano gets back in the saddle

    play_arrow skip_previous skip_next volume_down
    playlist_play