Viktor Fasth has quickly gone from unknown in the net to unbelievable.
Gabriel Landeskog and David Jones scored 1:35 apart in the final period to help Colorado rally for a 3-1 win over the Los Angeles Kings on Tuesday night in the Avalanche’s home opener.
Gabriel Landeskog scored at 1:52 of overtime, Semyon Varlamov stopped 38 shots and the Colorado Avalanche beat the banged-up Anaheim Ducks 3-2 on Monday night to remain in the thick of a tightly congested Western Conference playoff chase.
Ryan O’Reilly broke a tie 37 seconds into the third period and Semyon Varlamov stopped 27 shots, helping the Colorado Avalanche beat the Anaheim Ducks 4-1 on Monday night in a game between two surging teams trying to climb back into playoff contention.
Anze Kopitar ended a career-high goal drought in his last game. He could be facing the right opponent to get 2012 off to a strong start as his Los Angeles Kings open play in the new year.
Jean-Sebastien Giguere still has fond memories of nearly a decade spent between these pipes, winning and losing the Stanley Cup with the Anaheim Ducks.