Colorado Avalanche Training Camp Observations

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#2: The Rumors About MacKinnon are True

The hockey world has been talking about Nathan MacKinnon’s increased size, his increase in explosive power, the fact that he has only a nine percent body fat — which is essentially the minimum required to insulate his organs. I can’t speak to that last, but he was a brute on the ice. He is


. And he’s getting a little aggressive. He seems to be hitting it off with Iginla — looks like the power forward is having a positive impact on the youngster.