Canucks Fall 4-3 Against Colorado - Game Recap
The Avalanche earned a 4-3 victory over the Canucks on Saturday at Pepsi Center.
Colorado won as a +163 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Colorado got goals from P.A. Parenteau, Jan Hejda, Cody McLeod, and Gabriel Landeskog in the victory. Landeskog opened the scoring at 1:50 of the first period.
Jean-Sebastien Giguere turned in a 24-save effort for the Avalanche.
Maxim Lapierre, Jannik Hansen, and Jason Garrison scored for the Canucks, finding the net behind Jean-Sebastien Giguere.
Cory Schneider stopped 22 of 26 shots for the Canucks, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Colorado went 0-for-3, while the Canucks were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Vancouver outshot Colorado 27-26 in the game.
Colorado heads into a battle against the Blue Jackets. Vancouver, meanwhile, will have their next action against Nashville.