Nichushkin lifts Avalanche past Maple Leafs 3-1

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TORONTO (AP) - Valeri Nichushkin scored a short-handed goal in the third period, lifting the Colorado Avalanche to a 3-1 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs.

Nathan MacKinnon had a goal and an assist, Joonas Donskoi also scored and Philipp Grubauer stopped 38 shots for the Avalanche. Zach Hyman scored for Toronto and Frederik Andersen, starting on consecutive nights for the first time since January 2017, had 28 saves.

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12/4/2019 8:13:33 PM (GMT -7:00)