San Jose Sharks coach Todd McLellan refused to dwell on any negatives that came out of a wild finish.
Maxime Talbot was simply looking to help kill a penalty. That he scored a short-handed goal in the process, well, the Colorado Avalanche certainly won’t argue.
Mikko Koivu scored the winner in the shootout and Josh Harding made two glove saves, helping the Minnesota Wild rally for a 2-1 win over the Colorado Avalanche on Saturday night.
Matt Duchene and P.A. Parenteau scored in the shootout, and the Colorado Avalanche stopped a two-game losing skid with a 4-3 victory over the Winnipeg Jets on Thursday night.
Ryan O’Reilly scored the only goal in the shootout, Semyon Varlamov stopped 35 shots and the Colorado Avalanche beat the Minnesota Wild 3-2 on Saturday night.
Ryan O’Reilly scored a power-play goal with 41 seconds left in overtime and the Colorado Avalanche bounced back after allowing two third-period goals to beat the Phoenix Coyotes 4-3 on Thursday night.
Ryan O’Reilly scored for Colorado, which has lost three straight. The bad news kept coming for the Avalanche when coach Patrick Roy said star center Matt Duchene injured an oblique during the third period.
Avalanche goalie Jean-Sebastien Giguere lost for the first time this season after winning his first five starts.
Alexander Steen scored his league-leading 15th and 16th goals and the St. Louis Blues’ slumping power play woke up with three goals in a 7-3 win over the Colorado Avalanche on Thursday night.
Jean-Sebastien Giguere wasn’t perfect, but he was good enough to keep the Colorado Avalanche rolling.