Aaron MacKenzie, who played five games with the Avalanche in 2008-09 and spent four years at the University of Denver, could become the first captain of the CHL Denver Cutthroats [read entire article].
Former DU Star Joe Colborne is in the AHL Finals with the Toronto Marlies. According to this article, quickness is what is holding Joe back from making the NHL.
Many are projecting Matt Donovan on the New York Islanders roster next season and he may even anchor their first power play unit. Hockey's Future tabbed Donovan as the teams top AHL blueliner.
The New York Islanders website has an excellent article on current DU player Scott Mayfield.