The case can easily be made that the Colorado Avalanche is one of the most environmentally-conscious organizations in all of pro sports. Since last season, there are no more plastic cups to be found inside Ball Arena – it’s all aluminum, which is easy to recycle. Now, even the Avs’ uniforms are going green:
Introducing the all-new authentic ADIZERO Primegreen NHL Jersey. Made in part with recycled materials, designed for the players and fans, and formed for the future of our planet. Plastic waste is a problem. Innovation is our solution because together we can help #EndPlasticWaste pic.twitter.com/VVeJBYNgGd
— Colorado Avalanche (@Avalanche) September 27, 2021
All 32 teams will wear the Adidas-manufactured jerseys this season, so the Avs aren’t alone. But this is in keeping with the team’s greenward shift.
More on the Adizero system here.