Colorado Ices St. Louis 5-3 - Recap
|Colorado Ices St. Louis 5-3 - Recap|
Colorado got a pair of goals from Jamie McGinn as the Avalanche skated to a 5-3 victory over St. Louis on Sunday at Pepsi Center.
The Avalanche were a +140 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.
Colorado got goals from Jamie McGinn (2), Chuck Kobasew, Cody McLeod, and Matt Duchene in the victory. McGinn opened the scoring at 11:48 of the first period.
Jean-Sebastien Giguere turned in a 29-save effort for the Avalanche.
St. Louis got goals from David Backes, Kevin Shattenkirk, and Jaden Schwartz in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
St. Louis got a 15-stop effort from Brian Elliott in the loss.
On the power play, Colorado went 1-for-2, while the Blues were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Colorado lost the shots on goal battle to St. Louis by a margin of 32-31.