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Colorado Skates Past Winnipeg 3-2 - Recap

The Jets came up short Monday against the Avalanche, falling 3-2.

Colorado won as a -159 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.

Colorado got goals from John Mitchell, Andre Benoit, and Matt Duchene in the victory. Mitchell opened the scoring at 4:38 of the second period.

Semyon Varlamov turned in a 33-save effort for the Avalanche.

Winnipeg got goals from Dustin Byfuglien (2) in the loss, but it wasn't enough.

Al Montoya stopped 31 of 34 shots for the Jets, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.

On the power play, Colorado went 0-for-6, while the Jets were 1-for-1 with the man advantage.

Colorado lost the shots on goal battle to Winnipeg by a margin of 35-34.

Colorado heads into a battle against the Blackhawks. Winnipeg, meanwhile, will have their next action against Vancouver.