Anaheim vs Colorado Recap - Ducks Win 6-4
Anaheim got a pair of goals from Kyle Palmieri as the Ducks skated to a 6-4 victory over Colorado on Friday at Pepsi Center.
Anaheim was favored by -106 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Anaheim got goals from Kyle Palmieri (2), Corey Perry, Daniel Winnik, Mathieu Perreault, and Ben Lovejoy in the victory. Winnik opened the scoring at 3:08 of the second period.
Jonas Hiller turned in a 34-save effort for the Ducks.
Jamie McGinn (2), John Mitchell, and Gabriel Landeskog scored for the Avalanche, finding the net behind Jonas Hiller.
Semyon Varlamov stopped 19 of 24 shots for the Avalanche, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Anaheim went 0-for-4, while the Avalanche were 2-for-5 with the man advantage.
Anaheim lost the shots on goal battle to Colorado by a margin of 38-33.
Next game, Anaheim takes its act on the road to face Los Angeles looking for another win. For Colorado, they head on the road to face Ottawa.