Anaheim was unable to break down Semyon Varlamov on Monday, firing 40 shots but scoring only 2 times in a 3-2 loss against the Avalanche.
Colorado was favored by -119 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went PUSH the consensus closing total of 5.
Jamie McGinn, Kevin Porter, and Gabriel Landeskog each scored for the Avalanche in the victory. McGinn opened the scoring for Colorado, finding the back of the net at 10:48 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Ryan O'Byrne and David Jones.
Semyon Varlamov turned in a 38-save effort for the Avalanche.
Anaheim got goals from Teemu Selanne and Francois Beauchemin in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Anaheim got a 30-stop effort from Jonas Hiller in the loss.
On the power play, Colorado went 0-for-1, while the Ducks were 1-for-1 with the man advantage.
Colorado lost the shots on goal battle to Anaheim by a margin of 40-33.
Colorado looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Sabres. The Ducks will aim to get back on the winning track vs Detroit.