Avalanche top line has combined for 38 points in 8 games.

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  1. AvsFan29

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    MacKinnon 8g 6a
    Rantanen 2g 12a
    Landeskog 7g 3a
     
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    Nathan MacKinnon has 111 points in his last 82 regular season games
     
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    The insane part is Nate doesn't look to be at his best and Mikko missed some glorious chances.
     
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    Yah Mack and Miko didn't have a great game. Miko should have at least 5 goals already. This season.
     
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    Some crazy good lines out there right now.

    Fun times to be an Avs fan!
     
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    Seriously hard to beat that top line. Maybe only Boston that has a better one.
     
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    Bruins top line has 36 points in 7 games. Although technically they were all scored in 6 games since they were shut out opening night. They play game 8 tonight. :popcorn:
     
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    Pierce Hawthorne Formerly Avsare1

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    Sadly at the expense of you Sens fans the good times may only get better.


    And I'm being sincere here. I wish nothing but losses for the Sens but as a fan who endured a number of bad, bad years for the Avs I certainly know the pain this season could bring the Sens Fans.


    At least so far you guys are doing ok.
     
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    AngelDuck Rak 'em up

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    Remember when people were calling MacKinnon a disappointment? Hilarious
     
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    Pretty impressive stuff, fun team to watch. Colorado had the pick before FLA when selecting Landeskog over Huberdeau, MacKinnon over Barkov and Rantanen over Crouse. A little salty about the Rantanen one still, knew he would be a top line talent one day.

    I'd love to see a 96 cup reunion in a couple years. Different outcome though.
     
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    Yeah I forgot all about that.

    Thanks!
     
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    Unreal line so far. Mackinnon is an elite offensive talent.
     
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    It's pretty crazy how the lightbulb has gone on for Mack
     
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    Yah for sure. He has 111 points in his last 82 regular season games.
     
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    So they stacking up their first line and it works for them, ya?
    Not exactly the best recipe for success in a long run and especially playoffs though
     
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    he was though. his rookie season was amazing, then hes a 50 pointish guy for 3 years. that is disappointing

    him putting it together now has nothing to do with that
     
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    Did you know MacKinnon has 111 points in his last 82 regular season games?
     
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    Coincidentally both Colorado and Boston have really weak 2nd, 3rd and 4th lines.
     
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    Pretty much riding one line to success. Maybe the Oilers can mimic that.
     
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    Apart from Rantanen who was a bit disappointing in the playoffs last year, the Avs have really been playing fantastic ever since the series against the Preds. Took everything Nashville had to beat them
     
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    Nathan Mackinnon doesnt believe in jinx's
     
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    He consistently improved while the team around him consistently got worse. That's why the 53 points he put up on a historically bad team was so impressive to those of us that suffered through watching it.

    But yes his totals were disappointing if you weren't an avs fan.
     
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    Que? Our 2nd line is our biggest question mark moving forward, but the Avs third line has been great last year & this year...and I really like our options on the 4th line this year as Kamenev is really getting comfortable in the NHL, anchoring that line.
     

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