Colorado vs Vancouver Recap - Canucks Win 4-1
Vancouver skated to a 4-1 victory over Colorado on Thursday in NHL action at Rogers Arena.
Vancouver was favored by -220 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went PUSH the consensus closing total of 5.
Daniel Sedin, Henrik Sedin, Chris Higgins, and Alexandre Burrows each scored for the Canucks in the victory. Burrows opened the scoring for Vancouver, finding the back of the net at 4:27 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Henrik Sedin and Daniel Sedin.
Cory Schneider stopped 32 of 33 Colorado shots in the victory.
Matt Duchene scored for the Avalanche, finding the net behind Cory Schneider.
Semyon Varlamov stopped 16 of 18 shots for the Avalanche, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Vancouver went 0-for-0, while the Avalanche were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Colorado outshot Vancouver 33-20 in the game.
Vancouver looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Oilers. The Avalanche will aim to get back on the winning track vs Nashville.