Avs wrap up homestand 5-3 as they defeat rival Red Wings 4-2.
Sorry, folks, but this one is going to be quick. Red Wings at Avs tonight. Colorado is 4-3 on their not-all-that-epic home stand. 5-3 would be really nice. Beating [redacted] and the Red Wings...
|- 1, Detroit Power-Play Goal - Johan Franzen (12), from Pavel Datsyuk and Nicklas Lidstrom at 15:08. Penalties - Valtteri Filppula, Detroit (Hooking), 5:34; Kyle Quincey, Colorado (Cross checking), 13:29.|
|- 2, Colorado Goal - Ryan O'Reilly (5), from Gabriel Landeskog at :26. 3, Colorado Power-Play Goal - Paul Stastny (8), from Matt Duchene at 2:11. Penalties - Jonathan Ericsson, Detroit (Cross checking), :43; Erik Johnson, Colorado (Tripping), 5:26; Gabriel Landeskog, Colorado (Hi-sticking), 10:33; Niklas Kronwall, Detroit (Interference), 15:51.|
|- 4, Detroit Goal - Danny Cleary (5), from Henrik Zetterberg and Todd Bertuzzi at 5:08. 5, Colorado Short-Handed Goal - T.J. Galiardi (3), from Gabriel Landeskog at 9:22. 6, Colorado Empty Net Goal - Ryan O'Reilly (6), from Jay McClement and Daniel Winnik at 19:26. Penalties - Ryan O`Byrne, Colorado (Hi-sticking), 1:16; Ryan Wilson, Colorado (Cross checking), 7:24.|