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Play of the Game: April 11th

by ColoradoAvalanche.com - Official Site of the Colorado Avalanche / Colorado Avalanche
What's your choice for the Avalanche's "Play of the Game" from Friday's Game Two against the Minnesota Wild? To cast your ballot, vote on the poll on the front page of www.coloradoavalanche.com. Voting ends Saturday at 3:00 p.m. MT, so cast your ballot now!


Forsberg Opens Scoring
Peter Forsberg opened the scoring with 2:54 remaining in the initial period on his first goal of the 2008 Stanley Cup Playoffs. Forsberg streaked along the right wing and into the slot before shelving a wrister past Niklas Backstrom.



Theodore Stops Burns
Just over a minute into the third period, Mikko Koivu found an open Brent Burns cutting into the slot. Theodore was able to make a pad save on Burns’ low attempt to maintain Colorado’s 1-0 lead.



Hejduk, Liles Team Up
Milan Hejduk and John-Michael Liles teamed up to tie the game and send it to overtime with this play at 19:16 of the third period. Liles lined up a shot from the point that was tipped in by Hejduk to make it a 2-2 game.

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