Avalanche Vs. Maple Leafs Score: Colorado Edges Toronto In OT

David Jones banged home a rebound 1:11 into overtime and the Avalanche continued their hot start, upending the undeafeated Maple Leafs, who are now 3-0-1. It was the fifth consecutive win for Colorado (5-1), which has not lost since opening night. The Avalanche won by a score of 3-2.

The Leafs did not go down without a fight, scoring with less than five minutes remaining to send the game into the extra period. But Jean-Sebastien Giguere was too much for Toronto, his former team, to overcome. The Avalanche goaltender made 35 stops, including a glove save on the Toronto possession that preceeded Jones' game-winner in overtime.

Daniel Winnik and Milan Hejduk added goals for the Avalanche, who sit atop the Northwest division standings in the NHL Western Conference.

For more on the two teams, check out Avalanche blog Mile High Hockey and Maple Leafs blog Pension Plan Puppets. For more on the action around the league and all of the latest news, head over to SB Nation NHL.

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