Recap - Canucks Defeat Colorado 3-1
|Recap - Canucks Defeat Colorado 3-1|
The Canucks earned a 3-1 victory over the Avalanche on Wednesday at Rogers Arena.
Vancouver won as a -203 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Vancouver got goals from Alexandre Burrows, David Booth, and Jannik Hansen in the victory. Booth opened the scoring at 0:13 of the first period.
Roberto Luongo turned in a 29-save effort for the Canucks.
Colorado got a goal from Erik Johnson in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Semyon Varlamov stopped 20 of 21 shots for the Avalanche, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Vancouver scored 0 times on 1 chances on the power play, while Colorado went 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Colorado lost the shots on goal battle to Vancouver by a margin of 31-30.
Vancouver looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Maple Leafs. The Avalanche will aim to get back on the winning track at Edmonton.