Avalanche Fall 4-2 Against Vancouver - Game Recap
Vancouver earned a 4-2 victory over Colorado behind a 2-goal performance from Henrik Sedin on Wednesday at Rogers Arena.
The Canucks were a -310 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Henrik Sedin (2), Maxim Lapierre, and Alexandre Burrows each scored for the Canucks in the victory. Lapierre opened the scoring for Vancouver, finding the back of the net at 6:37 of the second period. The goal was assisted by Chris Higgins and Keith Ballard.
Cory Schneider turned in a 27-save effort for the Canucks.
Erik Johnson and Matt Duchene scored for the Avalanche, finding the net behind Cory Schneider.
Colorado got a 36-stop effort from Brian Elliott in the loss.
Vancouver scored 0 times on 1 chances on the power play, while Colorado went 1-for-1 with the man advantage.
Colorado lost the shots on goal battle to Vancouver by a margin of 40-29.
Next game, Vancouver takes its act home to face Phoenix looking for another win. For Colorado, they head on the road to face Calgary.