Colorado earned a 5-4 victory over Chicago on Saturday, but needed a shootout to do it at United Center.
Colorado was an underdog by +163 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Joakim Lindstrom clinched the win with a shootout goal in round 3 for the Avalanche. Colorado got goals from Gabriel Landeskog (2), Paul Stastny, and David Jones in the victory. Stastny opened the scoring at 16:09 of the first period.
Semyon Varlamov stopped 34 of 38 Chicago shots in the victory.
Jamal Mayers, Marian Hossa, Jonathan Toews, and Michael Frolik scored for the Blackhawks, finding the net behind Semyon Varlamov.
Chicago got a 20-stop effort from Corey Crawford in the loss.
Colorado scored 0 times on 0 chances on the power play, while Chicago went 1-for-3 with the man advantage.
Colorado lost the shots on goal battle to Chicago by a margin of 38-24.
Colorado looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Flames. The Blackhawks will aim to get back on the winning track vs Anaheim.