Recap - Avalanche Defeat Toronto 2-1
|Recap - Avalanche Defeat Toronto 2-1|
The Maple Leafs came up short Tuesday against the Avalanche, falling 2-1.
Bettors who backed the Avalanche were rewarded as +120 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 6.
Colorado got goals from Cory Sarich and P.A. Parenteau in the victory. Sarich opened the scoring at 16:39 of the second period.
Semyon Varlamov stopped 27 of 28 Toronto shots in the victory.
Joffrey Lupul scored for the Maple Leafs, finding the net behind Semyon Varlamov.
Jonathan Bernier stopped 31 of 33 shots for the Maple Leafs, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Colorado scored 0 times on 3 chances on the power play, while Toronto went 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Colorado outshot Toronto 33-28 in the game.
Colorado heads into a battle against the Bruins. Toronto, meanwhile, will have their next action against Nashville.