Mike Smith stopped 39 shots against Colorado on Thursday, leading Phoenix to a 3-2 victory at Jobing.com Arena.
The Coyotes were a -126 favorite in the win. The combined score pushed PUSH the total, which closed at 5.
Phoenix got goals from Daymond Langkow, Raffi Torres, and Kyle Chipchura in the victory. Langkow opened the scoring at 3:24 of the first period.
Mike Smith turned in a 39-save effort for the Coyotes.
Colorado got goals from Paul Stastny and Ryan O'Reilly in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Colorado got a 22-stop effort from Semyon Varlamov in the loss.
On the power play, Phoenix went 0-for-5, while the Avalanche were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Phoenix lost the shots on goal battle to Colorado by a margin of 41-25.
Phoenix looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Sharks. The Avalanche will aim to get back on the winning track vs Vancouver.