Colorado vs Phoenix Wrap - Colorado Wins 4-3
Semyon Varlamov made 41 stops Thursday to lead the Avalanche over the Coyotes 4-3 at Jobing.com Arena.
Colorado won as a +126 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Colorado got goals from John Mitchell, Andre Benoit, Cody McLeod, and Ryan O'Reilly in the victory. Mitchell opened the scoring at 0:32 of the second period.
Semyon Varlamov turned in a 41-save effort for the Avalanche.
Antoine Vermette, Martin Hanzal, and Michael Stone scored for the Coyotes, finding the net behind Semyon Varlamov.
Phoenix got a 26-stop effort from Mike Smith in the loss.
On the power play, Colorado went 2-for-5, while the Coyotes were 1-for-3 with the man advantage.
Phoenix outshot Colorado 44-30 in the game.
Colorado heads into a battle against the Kings. Phoenix, meanwhile, will have their next action against Anaheim.