Leading 3-0 with only 11:25 left, the Colorado Avalanche committed a seemingly meaningless penalty to give the New York Islanders a power play.
Ryan O’Reilly scored a power-play goal 28 seconds into overtime and Colorado rallied to beat New Jersey.
The Colorado Avalanche have signed goaltender Semyon Varlamov to a five-year extension that goes through the 2018-19 season.
Tyson Barrie scored his second goal of the game on a power play at 4:09 of overtime, and the Avalanche defeated the Blackhawks 3-2 on Tuesday night.
The Calgary Flames broke out of their offensive doldrums
Blake Wheeler scored at 4:58 of overtime, with Scheifele getting an assist, and the Jets beat the slumping Colorado Avalanche 2-1 on Sunday night.
San Jose Sharks coach Todd McLellan refused to dwell on any negatives that came out of a wild finish.
Martin Jones has done something even Hall of Fame goalie Patrick Roy never did — win his first eight NHL games.
What a year it’s been and, wow, has it flown by? 2013 is coming to a close, and with it, we’re celebrating Denver’s top sports stories of the year.
Avalanche coach Patrick Roy wasn’t as upset after the 8-2 loss in Edmonton as might be expected.