The Avalanche needed overtime but won to send the series back to San Jose for Wednesday night’s decisive Game 7.
The Colorado Avalanche advanced to the Western Conference Semifinals for the first time since 2008 - primarily due to the strong play of Philipp Grubauer.
The Colorado Avalanche advanced to the second round of the playoffs for the first time since 2008.
Trailing 2-0 with 7 minutes to go, the Avalanche rallied to win in OT thanks to two goals from Mikko Rantanen.
The Avs tied the series at a game apiece with Saturday night's win.
Finally, the Avs found a way to outlast overtime and win in a shootout.
The Avalanche are riding a major low currently, winning only six of the last 23 games. We evaluate their performance in a loss to rival Minnesota.
The Avs surrender another six-pack of goals in their latest loss.