It will be the training camp that nobody sees. No fans, no media, not even the team broadcasters. Welcome to Avs Training Camp, 2021.
Because of ongoing restrictions, only the players, coaches and a very limited number of team staff will be allowed into Family Sports Center when Avs camp begins Sunday morning. Us media will be allowed to interview the coach and some players via Zoom, but that’s it. (For regular-season games, us media will be allowed in the building, along with the morning skate. Well, some media, at least, and Colorado Hockey Now is one).
With the official training camp roster coming out soon, I wanted to fill some of the time with….drum roll please….
5 QUESTIONS FACING THE AVS AT TRAINING CAMP
Are there any real potential “battles” for jobs? – As I see it, there’s really only one: between Tyson Jost and Logan O’Connor for a top-12 spot at forward. I see the top three lines being: Landeskog-MacKinnon-Rantanen, Saad-Kadri-Burakovsky, Donskoi-Compher-Nichushkin, Calvert-Bellemare-????.