nhl Game Recap< BACK

Los Angeles Falls 3-2 to Avalanche - Recap

The Avalanche beat Los Angeles 3-2 on Tuesday, earning a victory backstopped by Philipp Grubauer's 23 saves.

Colorado was favored by -235 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.

Colorado got goals from Mikko Rantanen, Devon Toews, and Brandon Saad in the victory. Saad opened the scoring at 3:07 of the first period.

Philipp Grubauer stopped 23 of 25 Los Angeles shots in the victory.

Adrian Kempe, and Andreas Athanasiou scored for the Kings, finding the net behind Philipp Grubauer.

Calvin Petersen stopped 21 of 24 shots for the Kings, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.

Colorado scored 2 times on 6 chances on the power play, while Los Angeles went 1-for-3 with the man advantage.

Colorado lost the shots on goal battle to Los Angeles by a margin of 25-24.