There will be a new voice behind the bench in Denver this season after Patrick Roy decided to walk away.
The Avs re-signed Tyson Barrie and then added two Bourques at the end of the summer to help them up front. Matt Duchene is coming off his first 30-goal season, but they’re looking for a playoff berth after only qualifying for the postseason three times in the previous ten years.
Will new coach Jared Bednar’s voice get them over the hump?
Here’s the official roster for Colorado as we begin the 2016-17 season:
Jarome Iginla (A)
Gabriel Landeskog (C)
Cody McLeod (A)