Colorado Avalanche awards
The Colorado Avalanche have won the Stanley Cup (above) two times.
Award Wins
Stanley Cup
Clarence S. Campbell Bowl
Presidents' Trophy
Art Ross Trophy
Calder Memorial Trophy
Conn Smythe Trophy
Hart Memorial Trophy
King Clancy Memorial Trophy
Lady Byng Memorial Trophy
Lester B. Pearson Award
Lester Patrick Trophy
Maurice "Rocket" Richard Trophy
NHL Plus-Minus Award
NHL/Sheraton Road Performer Award
William M. Jennings Trophy
Awards won 21

This is a list of Colorado Avalanche award winners.

Note: This article does not include any player or data of the Quebec Nordiques.

League awards[edit | edit source]

Team trophies[edit | edit source]

Award Description Times
Stanley Cup NHL championship 2 1995–96, 2000–01
Presidents' Trophy Regular season championship 2 1996–97, 2000–01
Clarence S. Campbell Bowl Western Conference champions 2 1995–96, 2000–01

Individual awards[edit | edit source]

In addition to captaining his team to a second Stanley Cup, Joe Sakic also won five different league awards during the 2000–01 season.

Milan Hejduk won the Rocket Richard Trophy after scoring 50 goals during the 2002–03 season.

John-Michael Liles is the only Avalanche defenseman to be named to the NHL All-Rookie Team.

Award Description Winner Season
Art Ross Trophy Regular season scoring champion Peter Forsberg 2002–03
Calder Memorial Trophy Rookie of the year Chris Drury 1998–99
Conn Smythe Trophy Most valuable player of the playoffs Joe Sakic 1995–96
Patrick Roy 2000–01
Hart Memorial Trophy Most valuable player to his team during the regular season Joe Sakic 2000–01
Peter Forsberg 2002–03
King Clancy Memorial Trophy Leadership qualities on and off the ice and humanitarian contributions within their community Shjon Podein 2000–01
Lady Byng Memorial Trophy Gentlemanly conduct Joe Sakic 2000–01
Lester B. Pearson Award Most valuable player as chosen by the players Joe Sakic 2000–01
Lester Patrick Trophy For honoring a recipient's contribution to ice hockey. Not an official NHL award. Ray Bourque 2003
Maurice "Rocket" Richard Trophy Most goals in the regular season Milan Hejduk 2002–03
NHL Plus-Minus Award Best plus/minus Joe Sakic[1] 2000–01
Peter Forsberg
Milan Hejduk
Sheraton Road Performer Award Most road points during the regular season Joe Sakic 2003–04
William M. Jennings Trophy Fewest goals given up in the regular season Patrick Roy 2001–02
NHL All-Rookie Team Top rookies at each position Chris Drury (F) 1998–99
Milan Hejduk (F) 1998–99
John-Michael Liles (D) 2003–04
Paul Stastny (F) 2006–07
NHL First All-Star Team Top performers at each position over the course of the season Sandis Ozolinsh (D) 1996–97
Peter Forsberg (C) 1997–98
Joe Sakic (C) 2000–01
Ray Bourque (D) 2000–01
Patrick Roy (G) 2001–02
Milan Hejduk (RW) 2002–03
NHL Second All-Star Team Top performers at each position over the course of the season Rob Blake (D) 2000–01

All-Star Game selections[edit | edit source]

Paul Stastny (left) has been named to one All-Star game while Joe Sakic (right) has been named to a team-high eight All-Star games.

The following is a list of Colorado Avalanche players and coaches who have taken part in the NHL All-Star Game.

Year Player(s)
2009 Milan Hejduk (3)
2008 Paul Stastny (DNP)
2007 Joe Sakic (8)
2004 Rob Blake (4), Joe Sakic (7), Alex Tanguay
2003 Rob Blake (3), Peter Forsberg (6), Patrick Roy (4)
2002 Rob Blake (2), Patrick Roy (3), Joe Sakic (6)
2001 Rob Blake, Ray Bourque, Peter Forsberg (5), Bob Hartley (Assistant Coach), Milan Hejduk (2), Patrick Roy (2), Joe Sakic (5)
2000 Milan Hejduk, Sandis Ozolinsh (3), Joe Sakic (4)
1999 Peter Forsberg (4)
1998 Peter Forsberg (3), Valeri Kamensky, Jari Kurri, Sandis Ozolinsh (2), Patrick Roy, Joe Sakic (3)
1997 Peter Forsberg (2, DNP), Sandis Ozolinsh, Patrick Roy, Joe Sakic (2, DNP)
1996 Peter Forsberg, Joe Sakic

Career achievements[edit | edit source]

Hockey Hall of Fame[edit | edit source]

Hockey Hall of Famer Patrick Roy had his number 33 retired by the Avalanche on October 28, 2003.

The following is a list of Colorado Avalanche who have been enshrined in the Hockey Hall of Fame.

Individual Category Year Years with Avalanche
Jari Kurri Player 2001 1997–1998
Ray Bourque Player 2004 2000–2001
Patrick Roy Player 2006 1995–2003

Retired numbers[edit | edit source]

Number Player Date Years with Avalanche
19 Joe Sakic October 1, 2009 1995–2009
33 Patrick Roy October 28, 2003 1995–2003
77 Ray Bourque November 24, 2001 2000–2001
99 Wayne Gretzky February 6, 2000 Retired by NHL

Notes[edit | edit source]

^1 Shared with Patrik Elias of the New Jersey Devils.

References[edit | edit source]

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