Colorado Skates Past Chicago 5-2 - Recap
David Jones was the difference, potting a pair for Colorado on Tuesday as the Avalanche skated off with a 5-2 victory over the Blackhawks at Pepsi Center.
The Avalanche were a +120 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.5.
David Jones (2), Kyle Quincey, Peter Mueller, and Gabriel Landeskog each scored for the Avalanche in the victory. Mueller opened the scoring for Colorado, finding the back of the net at 3:24 of the second period. The goal was assisted by Ryan O'Reilly.
Jean-Sebastien Giguere turned in a 29-save effort for the Avalanche.
Brent Seabrook and Patrick Kane scored for the Blackhawks, finding the net behind Jean-Sebastien Giguere.
Chicago got a 24-stop effort from Ray Emery in the loss.
Colorado scored 0 times on 0 chances on the power play, while Chicago went 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Chicago outshot Colorado 31-29 in the game.
Colorado looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Hurricanes. The Blackhawks will aim to get back on the winning track at San Jose.