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TV STATION REPORTS COLORADO NHL TEAM TO BE NAMED AVALANCHE
Published July 10, 1995
Denver's KMGH-TV reported Friday that Colorado's new NHL team will called the Avalanche. The team had asked fans to help name them and gave them eight options -- Avalanche, Black Bears, Cougars, Outlaws, Rapids, Renegades, Storm and Wranglers. Team officials plan an official announcement near the end of July (ROCKY MOUNTAIN NEWS, 7/8).