The landscape of ultrarunning is changing—and fast. In the largest collection and analysis of the sport to date, a recently released report shows shrinking gaps between men and women, and young and old runners.
A little more than two years ago, the Colorado Avalanche were among the worst teams in the NHL. Then the Avs made back-to-back playoff appearances, and this year, with a talented young lineup, they might well be Stanley Cup contenders. Here’s your guide to one of the league’s most exciting teams—both on and off the ice.