Joe Colborne RUMORS & NEWS

  • Avalanche sign Colborne to 2-year deal, Tyutin to 1-year deal

    The Score "The Colorado Avalanche have signed free-agent forward Joe Colborne to a two-year, $5-million contract, reports TSN's Darren Dreger. A former first-round pick, 16th overall in 2008, Colborne exploded in a big way last season, scoring 19 goals and adding 25 assists in 73 games for the Calgary..." July 01

  • Calgary Flames GM Brad Treliving, big forward Joe Colborne commit to negotiate

    Calgary Sun "Joe Colborne’s phone blew up Monday as a legion of friends and fans assumed he was finished as a Calgary Flame. They were reacting to news Colborne wasn’t one of the four pending free agents handed a qualifying offer by the Flames. “I’ve got 100 texts from people saying, ‘I’m gone from..." June 28

  • Joe Colborne ‘closer’ to new deal with Calgary Flames

    Sportsnet "Brad Treliving needs two hands to count all the restricted free agent forwards he must make decisions on this off-season. The Calgary Flames‘ busy general manager has already begun contract negotiations with Joe Colborne. Treliving must find a new head coach and prepare for the NHL Draft..." June 09

  • Colborne gears up for Canadian Armed Forces Benefits concerts and, hopefully, a new contract

    Calgary Sun "For those beardless National Hockey League types, this time of the year usually consists of hitting the golf course and settling into summer routines. Joe Colborne’s off-season, however, has been busy. Very busy. Exploring South America’s Andes Mountains and hiking around Machu Pichu in..." June 02

  • Colborne hopes to stay with Flames for 'next 10-12 years' "Big Joe Colborne, a pending restricted free agent, says if it was up to him he would be staying put. And, really, why wouldn’t he feel that way? The 26-year-old hometown product has the honour of donning the Flaming C – the team he grew up worshiping -- in front of a healthy throng of family..." April 16

  • Is Joe Colborne playing himself out of Calgary?

    Sportsnet "Is Joe Colborne in the midst of pulling a Kris Russell? Is he playing himself out of Calgary by piecing together numbers that might make it problematic to fit him into the Flames’ tightening salary cap? Are the Flames about to lose another local lad who would desperately like to stay, but..." March 31