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Play of the Game: April 14th

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

Theo Stops Demitra
A little more than seven minutes had elapsed in the second period when Theodore made this stop on Pavol Demitra. During a 2-on-1 short-handed rush, Demitra's partial breakaway attempt was turned aside by the Avalanche goaltender.

Sakic Ties It Up
The Avalanche captain picked up a loose puck following a scrum in front of the Minnesota goal and put a backhand attempt past a sprawling Niklas Backstrom with 5:04 remaining in the third, sending the contest to overtime.

Theodore on Gaborik
Just over five minutes into the overtime session, Jose Theodore made one of his 11 stops in the extra session on this play. Set up behind the net, Todd Fedoruk send a feed out front to Marian Gaborik, whose attempt from the slot was smothered by the Avalanche netminder

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