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Colorado Skates Past Toronto 4-3 - Recap

The Maple Leafs came up short Friday against the Avalanche, falling 4-3.

Bettors who backed the Avalanche were rewarded as +109 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 6.0.

J.T. Compher, Nathan MacKinnon, Alexander Kerfoot, and Mikko Rantanen each scored for the Avalanche in the victory. MacKinnon opened the scoring for Colorado.

Semyon Varlamov stopped 31 of 34 Toronto shots in the victory.

Matt Martin, Roman Polak, and James van Riemsdyk scored for the Maple Leafs, finding the net behind Semyon Varlamov.

Calvin Pickard stopped 24 of 28 shots for the Maple Leafs, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.

On the power play, Colorado went 1-for-4, while the Maple Leafs were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.

Colorado lost the shots on goal battle to Toronto by a margin of 34-28.

Colorado heads into a battle against the Islanders. Toronto, meanwhile, will have their next action against Las Vegas.