Colorado cruised to victory on Saturday, earning an easy 5-0 win over the Stars at Pepsi Center.
Colorado was favored by -135 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Colorado got goals from Kevin Porter (2), Milan Hejduk, Philippe Dupuis, and Brandon Yip in the victory. Porter opened the scoring at 10:02 of the first period.
Peter Budaj turned in a 31-save effort for the Avalanche.
Andrew Raycroft stopped 40 of 45 shots for the Stars, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Colorado went 0-for-2, while the Stars were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Dallas lost the shots on goal battle to Colorado by a margin of 45-31.
Next game, Colorado takes its act home to face Calgary looking for another win. For Dallas, they head on the road to face Los Angeles.