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Avalanche Fall 6-2 Against Edmonton - Game Recap
Edmonton got 3 goals from Connor McDavid en route to a 6-2 victory over Colorado on Thursday at Rogers Place.
Edmonton was favored by -131 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 6.0.
Edmonton got goals from Connor McDavid(3), Ryan Nugent-Hopkins(2), and Zack Kassian in the victory. Nugent-Hopkins opened the scoring at 6:16 of the first period.
Mike Smith stopped 31 of 33 Colorado shots in the victory.
Andre Burakovsky(2) scored for the Avalanche, finding the net behind Mike Smith.
Adam Werner stopped 13 of 18 shots for the Avalanche, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Edmonton scored 4 times on 6 chances on the power play, while Colorado went 0-for-5 with the man advantage.
Edmonton lost the shots on goal battle to Colorado by a margin of 33-28.
Edmonton looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Stars. The Avalanche will aim to get back on the winning track at Vancouver.