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WAS 0 1 0
COL 1 1 2
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NHL Highlights

Nick Holden scores first NHL goal

Nick Holden scores first NHL goal

Game Story

The Colorado Avalanche are off to a soaring start, even if they pretend they're nothing more than an average team. ''You stay grounded and you stay humble and hungry.'' Semyon Varlamov stopped 33 shots and Nick Holden scored his first NHL goal to break a second-period tie, lifting the Avalanche to ...

Three Stars

  1. Semyon Varlamov
    W:1
    GAA:1.00
    SV:33
    SV%:.971
  2. Nick Holden
    G:1
    Pts:1
    +/-:1
    PPP:0
    SOG:2
  3. Jan Hejda
    +/-:3
    PPP:0
    SOG:1

Scoring Summary

1st
2:50
Patrick Bordeleau 2 (Assists: Cody McLeod 3, Marc-Andre Cliche 3)
WAS 0 - COL 1
2nd
15:48
Joel Ward 8 (Assists: Mikhail Grabovski 10)
WAS 1 - COL 1
16:16
Nick Holden 1 (Assists: Gabriel Landeskog 7, Paul Stastny 7)
WAS 1 - COL 2
3rd
8:12
P.A. Parenteau 6 (Assists: Matt Duchene 8, Erik Johnson 4)
WAS 1 - COL 3
18:20
Gabriel Landeskog 6 (Assists: Erik Johnson 5)
WAS 1 - COL 4

Penalty Summary

1st
5:45
Karl Alzner (Hooking - 2 min) drawn by Matt Duchene
WAS 0 - COL 1
2nd
4:25
Jason Chimera (Unsportsmanlike Conduct - 2 min)
WAS 0 - COL 1
8:52
Max Talbot (Tripping - 2 min) drawn by Marcus Johansson
WAS 0 - COL 1
3rd
4:02
Cory Sarich (Hooking - 2 min) drawn by Tom Wilson
WAS 1 - COL 2
5:06
Bench (Too Many Men on the Ice - 2 min) served by Nathan MacKinnon
WAS 1 - COL 2
12:55
Cory Sarich (Interference - 2 min) drawn by Mikhail Grabovski
WAS 1 - COL 3
14:50
Alex Ovechkin (Roughing - 2 min) drawn by Cody McLeod
WAS 1 - COL 3
Goaltending

Washington

GOALTENDING
Goaltending SA GA SV SV% TOI
Braden Holtby 37 4 33 .892 60:00

Colorado

GOALTENDING
Goaltending SA GA SV SV% TOI
Semyon Varlamov 34 1 33 .971 60:00
Skaters

Washington

SKATERS
Skaters G A Pts +/- PIM SOG Bks Hits Take Give FW FL FO% Shifts TOI
Karl Alzner 0 0 0 -1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 22 16:37
Nicklas Backstrom 0 0 0 -1 0 2 1 1 2 0 10 7 59% 24 20:46
Troy Brouwer 0 0 0 -1 0 3 1 2 1 0 1 3 25% 24 20:17
John Carlson 0 0 0 -2 0 3 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 23 21:28
Jason Chimera 0 0 0 -1 2 1 1 3 0 0 1 0 100% 23 15:16
Martin Erat 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 20 13:45
Mikhail Grabovski 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 11 3 79% 20 13:58
Mike Green 0 0 0 -1 0 7 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 23 21:50
Marcus Johansson 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 8 11% 19 16:46
Brooks Laich 0 0 0 -1 0 2 1 3 0 0 2 0 100% 24 17:18
Michael Latta 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 2 67% 14 9:24
Steve Oleksy 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 19 16:49
Alex Ovechkin 0 0 0 -1 2 7 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 24 21:28
Nate Schmidt 0 0 0 -1 0 3 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 21 18:34
Alexander Urbom 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 20 17:50
Aaron Volpatti 0 0 0 -1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0% 9 7:09
Joel Ward 1 0 1 -1 0 3 0 1 1 0 1 0 100% 23 18:06
Tom Wilson 0 0 0 -1 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 11 6:39

Colorado

SKATERS
Skaters G A Pts +/- PIM SOG Bks Hits Take Give FW FL FO% Shifts TOI
Andre Benoit 0 0 0 -1 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 26 22:49
Patrick Bordeleau 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 6:31
Marc-Andre Cliche 0 1 1 1 0 1 2 0 1 0 5 7 42% 16 8:58
Matt Duchene 0 1 1 1 0 2 1 0 4 3 5 10 33% 21 17:24
Nate Guenin 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 27 17:10
Jan Hejda 0 0 0 3 0 1 4 1 1 2 0 0 0 27 20:59
Nick Holden 1 0 1 1 0 2 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 24 18:07
Erik Johnson 0 2 2 3 0 3 0 3 1 1 0 0 0 22 18:28
Gabriel Landeskog 1 1 2 1 0 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 20 16:56
Nathan MacKinnon 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 33% 19 16:20
Jamie McGinn 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 19 14:32
Cody McLeod 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 13 9:35
John Mitchell 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 1 1 0 5 2 71% 21 17:26
Ryan O'Reilly 0 0 0 1 0 6 0 1 2 0 2 1 67% 24 18:22
P.A. Parenteau 1 0 1 1 0 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 21 16:45
Cory Sarich 0 0 0 -1 4 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 23 20:13
Paul Stastny 0 1 1 1 0 2 0 1 0 0 4 8 33% 19 16:23
Max Talbot 0 0 0 0 2 2 1 3 1 2 2 1 67% 21 15:02
Scratches
Washington
Washington - Jay Beagle, Eric Fehr, Dmitry Orlov
Colorado
Colorado - Matt Hunwick, Alex Tanguay, Ryan Wilson