Colorado Falls 6-1 to Coyotes - Recap
Hockey bettors who backed the Coyotes on the moneyline Monday didn’t have to sweat out a close game, as Phoenix easily handled Colorado 6-1 at Jobing.com Arena.
The Coyotes were a -140 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Phoenix got goals from Shane Doan (2), Boyd Gordon (2), Rostislav Klesla, and Gilbert Brule in the victory. Brule opened the scoring at 7:18 of the first period.
Mike Smith turned in a 38-save effort for the Coyotes.
Chuck Kobasew scored for the Avalanche, finding the net behind Mike Smith.
Colorado got a 27-stop effort from Semyon Varlamov in the loss.
On the power play, Phoenix went 1-for-3, while the Avalanche were 0-for-0 with the man advantage.
Phoenix lost the shots on goal battle to Colorado by a margin of 39-33.
Next game, Phoenix takes its act on the road to face Anaheim looking for another win. For Colorado, they head home to face Florida.