Florida Skates Past Colorado 4-1 - Recap
The Avalanche came up short Saturday against the Panthers, falling 4-1.
Florida won as a +225 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Brian Campbell, Tomas Kopecky, Brad Boyes, and Jonathan Huberdeau each scored for the Panthers in the victory. Boyes opened the scoring for Florida, finding the back of the net at 12:40 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Scottie Upshall and Tom Gilbert.
Tim Thomas stopped 32 of 33 Colorado shots in the victory.
Ryan O'Reilly scored for the Avalanche, finding the net behind Tim Thomas.
Colorado got a 29-stop effort from Semyon Varlamov in the loss.
On the power play, Florida went 1-for-5, while the Avalanche were 0-for-1 with the man advantage.
Next game, Florida takes its act on the road to face Vancouver looking for another win. For Colorado, they head home to face Chicago.