Hurricanes top Avalanche

Matt Cullen scored a hat trick Sunday to lead the Carolina Hurricanes to a 5-2 win over the Colorado Avalanche.

The Hurricanes were a -145 favorite in the game and the seven goals scored went OVER the posted over/under total (5.5).

Chad LaRose and Ray Whitney each recorded a pair of assists for the Hurricanes in the win.

Wojtek Wolski and Darcy Tucker scored for Colorado and Andrew Raycroft made 34 saves.