Semyon Varlamov stopped 38 of 39 shots fired at him by Calgary, as the Avalanche skated to a 4-1 victory Friday at Scotiabank Saddledome.
The Avalanche were a +106 underdog in the win. The combined score pushed PUSH the total, which closed at 5.
Colorado got goals from Milan Hejduk, Peter Mueller, David Jones, and Mark Olver in the victory. Olver opened the scoring at 3:21 of the first period.
Semyon Varlamov turned in a 38-save effort for the Avalanche.
Jarome Iginla scored for the Flames, finding the net behind Semyon Varlamov.
Miikka Kiprusoff stopped 20 of 23 shots for the Flames, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Colorado went 0-for-0, while the Flames were 1-for-4 with the man advantage.
Calgary outshot Colorado 39-24 in the game.
Next game, Colorado takes its act home to face Columbus looking for another win. For Calgary, they head on the road to face Vancouver.