Coyotes vs Avalanche Final: 3-1 - Recap
|Coyotes vs Avalanche Final: 3-1 - Recap|
Antoine Vermette was the difference, potting a pair for Phoenix on Tuesday as the Coyotes skated off with a 3-1 victory over the Avalanche at Pepsi Center.
Phoenix was an underdog by +115 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Phoenix got goals from Antoine Vermette (2) and Jordan Szwarz in the victory. Vermette opened the scoring at 8:31 of the second period.
Thomas Greiss turned in a 29-save effort for the Coyotes.
Patrick Bordeleau scored for the Avalanche, finding the net behind Thomas Greiss.
Colorado got a 22-stop effort from Semyon Varlamov in the loss.
Phoenix scored 1 time on 2 chances on the power play, while Colorado went 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Colorado outshot Phoenix 30-25 in the game.
Next game, Phoenix takes its act home to face New York looking for another win. For Colorado, they head on the road to face Winnipeg.