Colorado Avalanche – Quebec Nordiques

Welcome to the Colorado Avalanche/Quebec Nordiques Stats page.  The stats pages on are meant to list what we as hockey fans associate with each particular team.  Our stats pages will include our version of the all-time Colorado Avalanche / Quebec Nordiques team as well as obscure stats about the team.  Notes stats are as of the start of the 2011-12 season (unless otherwise indicated).

Did You Know? That the Quebec Nordiques were formed in 1972 as part of the WHL having joined the NHL in 1979/80.  The Nords left Quebec in 1995 becoming the Colorado Avalanche.

Colorado Avalanche – Quebec Nordiques StatsQuebec Nordiques

Debut Season:  1972-73 as Quebec Nordiques.  1980/81 as Colorado Avalanche
# of Stanley Cups: 2 (most recent 2001)
Longest Playoff Streak: 11 years (1995-2006)
Most Wins in a Season: 52 – 2000-01
# of captains in team history: 9
# of coaches in team history: 13
Most Coaching Wins: Michel Bergeron 265
Most Goals in a Season: 360 – 1983-84
Most Points All Time:  Joe Sakic 1,641
Toughest Colorado Avalanche/Quebec Nordique player of all-time (penalty minutes): Dale Hunter
# of retired jerseys: 7
Most Games Played:  Joe Sakic 1,378
Most Goalie Wins: Patrick Roy 262
Most Popular Player of All-Time: Joe Sakic


Colorado Avalanche / Quebec Nordiques All Time Team

Coach:  Michel Bergeron

Goalie:  Patrick Roy

Defenseman: Adam Foote

Defenseman:  Rob Blake

Left-wing:  Michel Goulet

Center:  Joe Sakic

Right-wing:  Milan Hejduk

Enforcer:  Dale Hunter


Colorado Avalanche StatsTop 25 Popular Colorado Avalanche / Quebec Nordiques Players of All Time

  1. Joe Sakic
  2. Peter Stastny
  3. Michel Goulet
  4. Peter Forsberg
  5. Dale Hunter
  6. Milan Hejduk
  7. Anton Stastny
  8. Patrick Roy
  9. Mats Sundin
  10. Adam Foote
  11. Valeri Kamensky
  12. Marios Marois
  13. Owen Nolan
  14. Curtis Leschyshyn
  15. Marian Stastny
  16. Rob Blake
  17. Sandis Ozolinsh
  18. Alex Tanguay
  19. Dan Bouchard
  20. Marc Tardiff
  21. Adam Deadmarsh
  22. Alain Cote
  23. Chris Simon
  24. Claude Lemieux
  25. Steve Finn