Winnipeg Skates Past Colorado 4-1 - Recap
|Winnipeg Skates Past Colorado 4-1 - Recap|
Evander Kane scored twice to lead the Jets over Colorado 4-1 on Tuesday at Pepsi Center.
Winnipeg was an underdog by +110 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Winnipeg got goals from Evander Kane (2), Jim Slater, and Tim Stapleton in the victory. Kane opened the scoring at 16:37 of the first period.
Ondrej Pavelec turned in a 32-save effort for the Jets.
Colorado got a goal from Kevin Porter in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Jean-Sebastien Giguere stopped 22 of 26 shots for the Avalanche, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Winnipeg went 1-for-1, while the Avalanche were 0-for-1 with the man advantage.
Colorado outshot Winnipeg 33-26 in the game.
Winnipeg looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Kings. The Avalanche will aim to get back on the winning track vs Phoenix.