The Denver Cutthroats announced today they have entered into an affiliation agreement with the National Hockey League’s Colorado Avalanche. Under the agreement, the Cutthroats become an additional resource for player personnel and development needs for the Avalanche and their American Hockey League affiliate, the Lake Erie Monsters.
“We’re humbled, thrilled, and excited to be a part of the Avalanche family,” said Cutthroats Head Coach Derek Armstrong. “They’re a first-class organization with a rich tradition and two Stanley Cups. Our job is to support their players and hockey operations department however they need and that’s what we are here to do. We’re all looking forward to working with them.”