Pittsburgh Falls 1-0 to Avalanche - Recap
|Pittsburgh Falls 1-0 to Avalanche - Recap|
Pittsburgh was shut out 1-0 on Monday, stoned by Jean-Sebastien Giguere who stopped all 34 shots fired his way.
Colorado was an underdog by +160 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Gabriel Landeskog scored for the Avalanche in the victory. Landeskog opened the scoring for Colorado, finding the back of the net at 5:26 of the second period. The goal was assisted by Ryan Wilson and Cory Sarich.
Jean-Sebastien Giguere turned in a 34-save effort for the Avalanche.
Marc-Andre Fleury stopped 13 of 14 shots for the Penguins, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Colorado went 0-for-3, while the Penguins were 0-for-7 with the man advantage.
Colorado lost the shots on goal battle to Pittsburgh by a margin of 34-14.
Next game, Colorado takes its act home to face Carolina looking for another win. For Pittsburgh, they head home to face New York.