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104.3 The Fan’s Mike Evans analyzes all of the latest happenings with the Colorado Avalanche, the NHL and the Colorado hockey scene.
January 26, 2023

Mile High Hockey Podcast | 01.26.23

On today's episode, Mike Evans is joined by Adrian Dater as they discuss why the Avs made the trade for Matt Bieto, are they still on the lookout for a second line Center and what is Gabriel Landeskog's timetable to return.   (16:36)
January 19, 2023

Mile High Hockey Podcast | 01.19.23

On today's episode, Mike Evans discusses how the Avs' team meeting worked out so well, in any normal year Mikko Rantanen would be considered a serious MVP candidate and Arturi Lehkonen is on pace for a career year.   (19:32)
January 12, 2023

Mile High Hockey Podcast | 01.12.23

On today's episode, Mike Evans discusses what the concern level should be for the Avs right now and does a trade need to be made.   (13:24)
January 5, 2023

Mile High Hockey Podcast | 01.05.23

On today's episode, Mike Evans is joined by Mat Smith to discuss any reasons for concern with the way the Avs are playing and who in the West could possibly threaten the Avs as they make a run for back-to-back Stanley Cups.   (26:44)
December 15, 2022

Mile High Hockey Podcast | 12.15.22

On today's episode, Mike Evans talks about the Avs showing they can win in other ways and the possibility of a potential Ryan O'Reilly reunion   (17:00)
December 8, 2022

Mile High Hockey podcast | 12.08.22

On today's episode, Mike Evans discusses what it's like watching an Avalanche team that is an absolute shell of themselves with all their injuries and Jared Bednar isn't making any excuses.   (17:29)
December 1, 2022

Mile High Hockey Podcast | 12.01.22

On today's episode Mike Evans is joined by Mat Smith to discuss what Gabe Landeskog's return means to the Avs and players on the roster that need to step up.   (24:16)
November 23, 2022

Mile high Hockey Podcast | 11.23.22

On today's episode, Mike Evans talks all things Avs with Adrian Dater and the GOAT-ness of Cale Makar.   (20:02)
November 17, 2022

Mile High Hockey Podcast | 11.17.22

In today's episode, Mike Evans discusses Alex Newhook's recent struggles, the Avs spending next week with a giant bullseye on their backs and to be careful not to wear out the "Big Three".   (16:52)
November 10, 2022

Mile High Hockey Podcast | 11.10.22

In today's episode, Mike Evans is joined by the great Sandy Clough to talk about the Avs trip to Finland and the legacy of peter McNab.   (24:37)
November 3, 2022

Mile High Hockey Podcast | 11.03.22

In today's episode, Mike Evans discusses if Cale Makar is right in complaining about the Avs early season schedule and is it too early to start talking about potential trades.   (18:48)
October 27, 2022

Mile High Hockey Podcast | 10.27.22

In today's episode, Mike Evans discusses what made the Avs shootout win over the Rangers in New York so impressive and some potential red flags that stood out.   (15:15)
October 20, 2022

Mile High Hockey Podcast | 10.20.22

Mike Evans is joined by Adrian Dater to discuss the situation with Landy's knee, observations of the this new Avs team and how great can Val Nichuskin be?   (23:05)
October 13, 2022

Mile High Hockey Podcast | 10.13.22

In today's episode, Mike Evans is joined by Mat Smith to recap the amazing banner ceremony and why this team should repeat as Stanley Cup champions!   (35:11)
July 8, 2022

Mile High Hockey Podcast | 07.08.22

In today's episode, Mike Evans discusses if the Avs did the right thing in moving away from Kuemper and does an Avs Free Agent roundup.   (21:47)
July 1, 2022

Mile High Hockey Podcast | 07.01.22

In today's episode, Mat Smith joins Mike as the guys go over their Offseason To-Do List for the now defending Stanley Cup Champion Avalanche.   (38:40)
June 23, 2022

Mile High Hockey Podcast | 06.23.22

In today's episode, Adrian Dater Our Avalanche insider, joins Mike Evans to discuss the heroics of Darcy Kuemper and Nazem Kadri and how Jared Bednar and Joe Sakic have been pushing all the right buttons.   (31:31)
June 16, 2022

Mile High Hockey Podcast | 06.16.22

In today's episode, Mat Smith joins Mike to break down last night's thrilling overtime victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning. Is Darcy Kuemper the right man between the pipes?   (42:25)
June 9, 2022

Mile High Hockey Podcast | 06.09.22

In today's episode, Mike Evans looks back on the incredible run through the Western Conference and previews the possible Stanley Cup matchups.   (20:45)
May 26, 2022

Mile High Hockey Podcast | 05.26.22

In today's episode, Mike Evans tries to explain what the heck happened with the Avalanche last night and what the team must do to bounce back in Game 6.   (25:25)
May 20, 2022

Mile High Hockey Podcast | 05.20.22

In today's episode, Mike Evans discusses what happened to the Avs in Game 2, what did the Blues do well? How do the Avs respond and are fans freaked out by the Avs past failures in the Playoffs?   (15:49)
May 12, 2022

Mile High Hockey Podcast | 05.12.22

In today's episode, Mike Evans recaps the Avs Firs Round sweep of the Preds, why Cale Makar can be the GOAT, is Nathan MacKinnon comfortable with Makar getting the spotlight and why this First Round sweep is different from last year's   (22:27)
May 6, 2022

Mile high Hockey Podcast | 05.06.22

In today's episode, Scott Masters, longtime NHL scout and Front Office Executive, joins Mike Evans to talk about the Avs Game 2 win in OT and why Nashville can't match up. The guys discuss why Cale Ma...   (29:30)
April 28, 2022

Mile High Hockey Podcast | 04.28.22

In today's episode, Bring on the Playoffs! Will the Avs be ready? Will Gabe Landeskog be up to speed? Who would be the best first round matchup?   (21:06)
April 21, 2022

Mile High Hockey Podcast | 04.21.22

In today's episode, Mike explains why the two-game skid isn't a red flag for the Avs and stresses the importance of winning the President's Trophy again this season.    (15:11)
April 14, 2022

Mile High Hockey Podcast | 04.14.22

In today's episode, Mike Evans reacts to an impressive Avs win over the Kings and breaks down he importance of the stretch run as we approach the NHL Playoffs.    (20:27)
April 7, 2022

Mile High Hockey Podcast | 04.07.22

In today's episode, Mike Evans is joined by Mat Smith to discuss if the Avs are playoff ready, what can Bo Byram bring and will the Avs miss out on the chance for revenge against Vegas?   (24:17)
March 31, 2022

Mile High Hockey podcast | 03.31.22

In today's episode, Mike Evans is joined by special guest Adrian Dater to give an update on Nathan MacKinnon.   (16:27)
March 24, 2022

Mile High Hockey Podcast | 03.24.22

In today's episode, Mike Evans is joined by special guest Sandy Clough. Mike and Sandy discuss what grade does Joe Sakic get for his trade deadline moves? Is there anyone in the West who can challenge the Avs on their quest to a Stanley Cup?   (29:52)
March 17, 2022

Mile High Hockey Podcast | 03.17.22

In today's episode, Mike Evans breaks down Joe Sakic's most recent trades and praises Darcy Keumper's mental toughness after another strong showing.   (17:19)
March 10, 2022

Mile High Hockey Podcast | 03.10.22

In today's episode, Mike is hoping for a big Joe Sakic trade at the deadline. The Fan's Mat Smtih joins the podcast to break down whether or not Darcy Kuemper is the guy to lead the Avs to the Cup. Mike and Mat wonder why Jared Bednar is messing around with success?   (21:13)
March 3, 2022

Mile High Hockey Podcast | 03.03.22

On the Mile High Hockey Podcast, Mike is joined by our Avalanche Insider, Adrian Dater, to discuss the cheating Vegas Knights and huge playoff expectations.   (29:25)
February 24, 2022

Mile High Hockey Podcast | 02.24.22

Mike recaps the Avs 5-2 win over the Red Wings in Detroit last night and relives the epic rivalry between the two teams throughout the 90's and early 200's.   (19:40)
February 17, 2022

Mile High Hockey Podcast | 02.17.22

Mike Evans relives the Avalanche statement win in Las Vegas last night.   (14:32)
February 10, 2022

Mile High Hockey Podcast | 02.10.22

Will Joe Sakic trade for a goalie? Is the combo of Keumper and Francouz good enough for now? Adrian Dater goes through the state of the Avalanche in the second half of the season.    (15:29)
February 3, 2022

Mile High Hockey Podcast | 02.03.22

Mike explains why the Avs need to make a trade before the deadline. Why will this year's playoff run be different? Adrian Dater previews the second half of the season's storylines.    (18:49)
January 27, 2022

Mile High Hockey Podcast | 01.27.22

Mike Evans talked about the epic playoff style match against the Bruins, and how this is a preview of what's to come with the Avalanche when they make the playoffs.    (18:00)
January 20, 2022

Mile High Hockey Podcast | 01.20.22

Scott Masters joins Mike Evans for today's episode. Why does Scott have such a problem with Nathan MacKinnon? Why is he not a believer in Darcy Keumper? Why is Nazem Kadri having so much success this year?   (23:40)
January 13, 2022

Mile High Hockey Podcast | 01.13.22

Mike Evans talks about the tragic too many men call against the Avalanche, what does The Fan Avalanche Insider Adrian Dater have to say about it? Why do so many people hate instant replay? Why not get as many plays as possible right? Will Joe Sakic pursue another goalie?    (19:08)
January 6, 2022

Mile High Hockey Podcast | 01.06.22

Mike Evans was joined by the Great Sandy Clough. They discussed the brilliance of Cale Makar, what's wrong with Nathan MacKinnon, and if Jos Sakic should be on the look out for another goalie.    (32:32)
December 22, 2021

Mile High Hockey Podcast | 12.22.21

Mike Evans discusses the NHL's temporary pause due to COVID and how that affects the Avs.    (10:52)
December 16, 2021

Mile High Hockey Podcast | 12.15.21

Mike Evans was joined by The Fan Avalanche Insider Adrian Dater. They discussed the increase in COVID-19 cases in the NHL, Adrian thinks NHL players won't play in the Olympics because of this. They al...   (25:59)
December 9, 2021

Mile High Hockey Podcast | 12.09.21

Mike Evans is joined by The Fan Avalanche Analyst, Scott Masters to talk about the state of the Avalanche, and how/why did he get fired by his hero Patrick Roy?    (23:58)
December 2, 2021

Mile High Hockey Podcast | 12.02.21

Why does Mike Evans love the Canadian trips in the NHL? What's a common theme when the Avalanche play good teams?  What's wrong the Avs goal tending situation?     (22:06)
November 24, 2021

Mile High Hockey Podcast | 11.24.21

The Fan Avalanche Insider, Mat Smith joined Mike Evans to talk about Jared Bednar's recent contract extension, and can Nazem Kadri keep up this epic run he's on?   (23:34)
November 18, 2021

Mile High Hockey Podcast | 11.18.21

Mike Evans talks about the importance of Nazem Kadri and resurgence of the Avs power play.    (22:13)
November 11, 2021

Mile High Hockey Podcast | 11.11.21

Mike Evans talks about the pressure on Nathan MacKinnon. Why are hockey coaches always fired so quickly?  Have we overrated the Avs prospects?   (21:12)
November 4, 2021

Mile High Hockey Podcast | 11.04.21

Mike is joined by The Fan Avalanche Insider, Adrian Dater. They discuss the pressure on Jared Bednar, and the current state of the Avalanche.    (35:24)
October 28, 2021

Mile High Hockey Podcast | 10.28.21

Mike Evans is joined by Mat Smith and Scott Masters to discuss the struggles of the Avalanche, as well a darker part of the culture of hockey.    (39:25)
October 21, 2021

Mile High Hockey Podcast | 10.21.21

It's the debut of the Mile High Hockey Podcast with Mike Evans.   (32:35)