Originally Posted by Bronx33
02.20.05 The Colorado Eagles are a single point away from becoming the first confirmed entry onto the 2004-2005 Ray Miron President’s Cup Playoffs. A 5-2 win at Bossier-Shreveport Sunday afternoon gives Colorado 76 points, and any win, overtime loss or shootout loss will guarantee the Eagles one of eight available post-season slots. Their first chance at officially punching their playoff ticket will come this Wednesday, hosting the Topeka Tarantulas at the Budweiser Events Center. Sunday, Greg Pankewicz was the key to Colorado’s come from behind road win at the CenturyTel Center, completing a hat-trick (and giving him a total of 30 goals on the season) with a shorthanded goal and an empty netter late in the contest.
I think I heard that Colorado has a few Avalanche players on the roster. It's not a surprise that they are the class of the division.