Last Game
Wed, Jan 26 |
TNT
vs Boston Bruins (24-13-3)
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3
Final / OT
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Western Central Standings

Team W-L-OTL Pts
30-8-3 63
27-14-3 57
25-12-5 55
25-10-3 53
22-16-2 46
17-15-7 41
16-20-7 39
10-27-4 24

2021 Stats

STATS A
Assists
P
Points
+/-
Plus-Minus Goals Scored For or Against Total
TOI/G
Time On Ice Per Game
PM
Penalty Minutes
Regular Season 27 49 24 20:45 32

Top Mikko Rantanen News

  • Avalanche's Mikko Rantanen: Adds insurance tally Monday

    Rantanen scored a goal on two shots and added two hits in Monday's 2-0 win over the Blackhawks.

    Rantanen doubled the Avalanche's lead in the third period, and that's where it stayed in a low-scoring contest. The Finn has remained excellent lately with six goals and three assists in his last seven outings. For the season, Rantanen has 22 tallies, 49 points (18 on the power play), 129 shots on net, a plus-23 rating and 32 PIM through 37 appearances.

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  • Avalanche's Mikko Rantanen: Tallies pair of points

    Rantanen added a goal and an assist in a 4-1 win over the Kings on Thursday.

    Rantanen opened scoring in this one with a power-play goal in the first period before assisting on Devon Toews' third period goal. The 25-year-old has eight points across his last five games, propelling him to 48 points on the year.

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  • Avalanche's Mikko Rantanen: Plays hero in shootout

    Rantanen scored a power-play goal and added an even-strength assist before snapping home the only successful shootout attempt by either team in Monday's 4-3 win over the Wild.

    The performance continued a blistering six-week stretch that has seen Rantanen rise into a tie with Steven Stamkos for seventh place in the NHL scoring race with 46 points. Over his last 15 games, Rantanen has delivered nine multi-point efforts while amassing 10 goals and 27 points.

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  • Avalanche's Mikko Rantanen: Nets pair in win

    Rantanen contributed two goals and an assist in a 5-0 win over the Coyotes on Saturday.

    Rantanen has seven goals and 10 assists over his last 10 games. The 25-year-old has put up massive offensive numbers over his five full seasons in the league and is on pace to match or exceed his 66-point output from 52 games last season. The right winger has 19 goals and 25 assists this season through 32 games.

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  • Avalanche's Mikko Rantanen: Opens scoring in shootout win

    Rantanen scored a goal on six shots, blocked two shots, added two PIM and went plus-2 in Friday's 4-3 shootout win over the Coyotes.

    Rantanen broke the ice with a goal at 4:36 of the first period. He had been unusually quiet with no points in his prior two contests -- that's just the second multi-game stretch he's been held off the scoresheet this season. The Finnish winger is at 17 tallies, 41 points, 106 shots and a plus-18 rating through 31 contests as a fixture on the Avalanche's top line.

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  • Avalanche's Mikko Rantanen: Four apples keep Leafs at bay

    Rantanen picked up four assists Saturday in a 5-4 overtime win over Toronto.

    Rantanen got off to a slow start this season. But in his last 14 games, he has put up 26 points, including 17 assists. Three of his four apples were the primary kind, showing off his remarkable vision.

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  • Avalanche's Mikko Rantanen: Contributes three points

    Rantanen had a goal on three shots and two power-play assists in Thursday's 7-1 win over the Jets.

    Colorado's top line was in fine form Thursday, accounting for five goals, including Rantanen's 16th of the season midway through the second period. It was the forward's sixth multi-point effort in the last nine contests, during which he has six goals and 11 assists.

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  • Avalanche's Mikko Rantanen: Pops off with three points

    Rantanen scored an empty-net goal on six shots, dished two assists and went plus-2 in Sunday's 4-2 win over the Ducks.

    Rantanen was a key part of the Avalanche's comeback Sunday. He set up Devon Toews' second-period goal, and Rantanen also assisted on Logan O'Connor's go-ahead tally with 1:11 left in the third period. This performance extended Rantanen's point streak to seven games -- he's picked up five goals and nine assists in that span. The Finn remains one of the best wingers in the league with 33 points, 87 shots on net, a plus-13 rating and 16 PIM through 25 contests overall.

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  • Avalanche's Mikko Rantanen: Gears up for Sunday

    Rantanen completed a second consecutive practice Friday and is expected to be in the lineup Sunday against the Ducks, Adrian Dater of Colorado Hockey Now reports.

    Rantanen, who was reinstated from the COVID-19 protocols list Thursday, said he had no symptoms of the virus during his stint away from the team. The top-line forward enters Sunday's contest on a six-game point streak, during which he has four goals and seven assists.

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  • Avalanche's Mikko Rantanen: Exits COVID-19 protocols

    Rantanen cleared the NHL's COVID-19 protocols Thursday, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.

    Rantanen has logged four goals and eight assists in his nine December appearances. The 25-year-old has recorded back-to-back months with double-digit points, as well.

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  • Avalanche's Mikko Rantanen: Expected to play Sunday

    Rantanen (COVID-19 protocols) is expected to be ready for Sunday's tilt with Anaheim, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.

    Rantanen has racked up 25 points over his last 17 games, including 11 during his active six-game point streak. Assuming he's in the lineup Sunday, the star winger will have avoided missing any game action while in protocols.

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  • Avalanche's Mikko Rantanen: Placed in COVID-19 protocols

    Rantanen was placed on the COVID-19 list Sunday, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.

    Rantanen is expected to miss Wednesday's game against Dallas, but he could be an option for Friday's rematch with the Stars. The star winger has 14 goals and 30 points through 24 games this season.

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  • Avalanche's Mikko Rantanen: In on both goals in loss

    Rantanen scored a power-play goal on six shots and added an assist in Thursday's 5-2 loss to the Predators.

    Rantanen reached the 30-point mark with his two-point effort Thursday, though the Avalanche's offense fell short. The Finn has 14 goals, 16 helpers, 81 shots on net and a plus-11 rating in 24 contests. He's collected 12 power-play points this season and he's riding a six-game, 11-point streak.

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  • Avalanche's Mikko Rantanen: Opens scoring in win

    Rantanen scored a goal on three shots and blocked two shots in Tuesday's 4-2 win over the Rangers.

    Rantanen tallied at 12:18 of the first period, and the Avalanche never trailed in the contest. The 25-year-old winger has three goals and six helpers during his five-game point streak. The Finn is up to 13 goals -- tied for the team lead with Cale Makar -- 15 assists, 75 shots on net and a plus-12 rating through 23 outings.

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  • Avalanche's Mikko Rantanen: Assists on all three goals Sunday

    Rantanen put up three assists, three hits, two PIM and a plus-2 rating in Sunday's 3-2 win over the Panthers.

    Rantanen had a hand in all three of Andre Burakovsky's tallies, with one of the three goals coming on the power play. The two wingers flanked Nathan MacKinnon on the top line as the Avalanche rolled with 11 forwards and seven defensemen due to injuries to Nazem Kadri (lower body) and Gabriel Landeskog (lower body). Rantanen continues to impress this year with 12 goals, 15 assists, 11 power-play points, 72 shots on net, 23 hits and a plus-13 rating in 22 appearances.

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  • Avalanche's Mikko Rantanen: Nabs assist Friday

    Rantanen recorded an assist and three shots on goal in Friday's 7-3 win over the Red Wings.

    Rantanen won a faceoff and Andre Burakovsky buried a pass seconds later for the Avalanche's fifth goal. The 25-year-old Rantanen has five points in his last three contests. The Finn is up to 12 goals, 12 assists, 71 shots on net and a plus-11 rating in 21 games overall. He should continue to serve as the second-line center during Nazem Kadri's (lower body) absence.

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  • Avalanche's Mikko Rantanen: Opens and closes scoring

    Rantanen scored twice on five shots in Wednesday's 7-3 win over the Rangers.

    Rantanen opened the scoring at 4:11 of the first period. He also had the last goal of the contest, giving him 12 tallies in 20 contests this year. The star winger has added 11 assists, 68 shots on net, a plus-11 rating and 14 PIM. He was shuffled down to the second line for Wednesday's game, but Rantanen's 19:39 of ice time was second-most among Avalanche forwards, so there's no concerns about his playing time.

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  • Avalanche's Mikko Rantanen: Big night on power play

    Rantanen picked up two power-play assists in Monday's 7-5 win over the Flyers.

    He helped set up Cale Makar in the first period and then Nazem Kadri in the third for what proved to be the game-winning goal. Rantanen has been on fire since returning from a lower-body injury in early November, racking up seven goals and 16 points in his last 12 games.

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  • Avalanche's Mikko Rantanen: Assists on empty-netter

    Rantanen had one assist, one shot on goal and one hit in Thursday's 4-1 win over Montreal.

    Rantanen sent a puck toward an empty net that was deflected by Ben Chiarot onto the stick of Gabriel Landeskog, who slid the puck home for Colorado's final tally of the evening. Rantanen has 19 points over 17 games, joining linemates Landeskog and Nathan MacKinnon, both of whom also average more than a point per game.

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Player Bio

HT/WT: 6-4, 215 lbs
Birthplace: Nousiainen, Finland
Age: 25
Experience: 6
Shoots: Left