Edmonton Falls 4-1 to Avalanche - Recap
|Edmonton Falls 4-1 to Avalanche - Recap|
The Avalanche earned a 4-1 victory over the Oilers on Tuesday at Rexall Place.
The Avalanche were a -121 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Colorado got goals from Erik Johnson, Paul Stastny, Jamie McGinn, and Tyson Barrie in the victory. Stastny opened the scoring at 4:13 of the first period.
Jean-Sebastien Giguere turned in a 22-save effort for the Avalanche.
Edmonton got a goal from David Perron in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Ben Scrivens stopped 29 of 33 shots for the Oilers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Colorado went 1-for-2, while the Oilers were 1-for-3 with the man advantage.
Edmonton lost the shots on goal battle to Colorado by a margin of 33-23.
Colorado heads into a battle against the Canucks. Edmonton, meanwhile, will have their next action against Los Angeles.