Miracle run bodes well for Avalanche's future
The Colorado Avalanche's sellout streak officially ended at 487 games early in the season, lending credence to the argument (a very tired and inaccurate argument, but a common one) that Denver wasn't, ahem, a hockey town at all.
Officially, the average figure hadn't fallen much, but once tickets are known to be available, it's difficult to arrest a slide, especially if the perception is the team isn't worth supporting.
By early 2007, the Avalanche seemed ...
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