P.A. Parenteau scored twice to lead the Avalanche over Calgary 6-3 on Thursday at Scotiabank Saddledome.
The Avalanche were a +160 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Colorado got goals from P.A. Parenteau (2), John Mitchell (2), and Paul Stastny (2) in the victory. Mitchell opened the scoring at 19:13 of the first period.
Jean-Sebastien Giguere stopped 25 of 28 Calgary shots in the victory.
Jiri Hudler (2) and Alex Tanguay scored for the Flames, finding the net behind Jean-Sebastien Giguere.
Miikka Kiprusoff stopped 16 of 21 shots for the Flames, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Colorado scored 1 time on 2 chances on the power play, while Calgary went 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Colorado lost the shots on goal battle to Calgary by a margin of 28-22.
Colorado looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Oilers. The Flames will aim to get back on the winning track vs Chicago.