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the heat's on
Kostya Kennedy
October 26, 1998
PIERRE LACROIX Avalanche general managerSince winning the Cup in '96, talented Colorado has twice been K.O'd from the playoffs earlier than expected. In June, Lacroix replaced coach Marc Crawford with Bob Hartley, who had no NHL experience. At week's end the Avalanche was 0-4-1, the worst start in franchise history.
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October 26, 1998

The Heat's On

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PIERRE LACROIX
Avalanche general manager
Since winning the Cup in '96, talented Colorado has twice been K.O'd from the playoffs earlier than expected. In June, Lacroix replaced coach Marc Crawford with Bob Hartley, who had no NHL experience. At week's end the Avalanche was 0-4-1, the worst start in franchise history.

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