NHL

Colorado Avalanche (7-0-1)


Wed. 10/16 Fri. 10/18 Sat. 10/19 Mon. 10/21 Fri. 10/25
@ Pit 
2-3
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@ Fla 
W 5-4
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@ TB 
W 6-2
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@ StL 
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@ VGK 
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Jost, Francouz help Avalanche beat Lightning 6-2

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) Pavel Francouz overcome soe pregame jitters to get his second win in two career starts.

Francouz made 44 saves, Tyson Jost had three goals, and the Colorado Avalanche beat the high-powered Tampa Bay Lightning 6-2 Saturday night to remain the only NHL team without a regulation loss this season.

"It was a great challenge," Francouz said. "Of course I was a little bit nervous about the game. But I was trying to see it as fun. It was a fun night."

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Leaders
Points: N. MacKinnon11
Plus/Minus: I. Cole10
Shots on Goal: N. MacKinnon32
PIM: N. Zadorov17
Win: P. Grubauer5
Shutouts: None 
Offense (Rank)
Goals: 35 (1)
Shots: 250 (16)
PP%: 20.0% (18)
Penalty Minutes: 74 (13)
Assists: 59 (2)
SH Goals: 0 (20)
Standings
Central Division
  W L OTL Pts
Colorado 7 0 1 15
Nashville 4 3 1 9
St. Louis 3 2 3 9
Winnipeg 4 5 0 8
Chicago 2 2 1 5
Dallas 2 7 1 5
Minnesota 1 6 0 2
Full Standings
 
Defense (Rank)
Goals Against: 21 (21)
Shots Against: 292 (6)
PK%: 87.0% (5)
Penalty Minutes: 108 (1)
Shutouts: 0 (13)
Sv%: 0.928 (7)
Injuries
Date Player Status
No Recent Injuries
Transactions
Date Player Transactions
10/16 K. Connauton Sent to minors Colorado-AHL
10/8 K. Connauton Called up from minors from Colorado-AHL
10/7 C. Timmins Sent to minors Colorado-AHL
10/1 C. Rosen Sent to minors Coloraod-AHL
10/1 K. Connauton Sent to minors Colorado-AHL
10/1 J. Megna Sent to minors Colorado-AHL
9/30 T. Tynan Sent to minors Colorado-AHL
9/30 A. Greer Sent to minors Colorado-AHL
9/30 J. Megna Waived
9/29 S. Bowers Sent to minors Colorado-AHL