Colorado Ices Calgary 3-2 - Recap
The Avalanche beat Calgary 3-2 on Friday, earning a victory backstopped by Jean-Sebastien Giguere's 26 saves.
Colorado was favored by -118 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Colorado got goals from P.A. Parenteau, Max Talbot, and Nathan MacKinnon in the victory. Talbot opened the scoring at 18:00 of the second period.
Jean-Sebastien Giguere turned in a 26-save effort for the Avalanche.
Calgary got goals from Matt Stajan and Kris Russell in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Calgary got a 22-stop effort from Karri Ramo in the loss.
On the power play, Colorado went 0-for-4, while the Flames were 1-for-4 with the man advantage.
Colorado lost the shots on goal battle to Calgary by a margin of 28-25.
Colorado looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Canucks. The Flames will aim to get back on the winning track at Edmonton.