Avalanche Down Calgary 4-2 - Match Report
The Flames came up short Friday against the Avalanche, falling 4-2.
The Avalanche were a -250 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Colorado got goals from John Mitchell, Paul Stastny, Matt Duchene, and Ryan O'Reilly in the victory. O'Reilly opened the scoring at 5:31 of the first period.
Jean-Sebastien Giguere turned in a 30-save effort for the Avalanche.
Michael Cammalleri (2) scored for the Flames, finding the net behind Jean-Sebastien Giguere.
Karri Ramo stopped 23 of 26 shots for the Flames, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Colorado scored 1 time on 3 chances on the power play, while Calgary went 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Colorado lost the shots on goal battle to Calgary by a margin of 32-27.
Colorado heads into a battle against the Capitals. Calgary, meanwhile, will have their next action against San Jose.