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Porter's Goal Named Play Of The Week

by - Official Site of the Colorado Avalanche / Colorado Avalanche
Kevin Porter's overtime goal against the San Jose Sharks was named the Avalanche's "Play of the Week" after earning 64.46% of fan votes.

Porter's goal beat out tallies from Paul Stastny (18.89%) and Chris Stewart (16.65%) to earn the weekly honor.

The play now automatically qualifies for Colorado’s year-end “Play of the Year” bracket-style tournament – to be determined by Avalanche fans. Be sure to check back each Friday during the season, as three new choices for the Avalanche’s “Play of the Week” will be posted for you to vote upon.

Porter Wins It – 11/17 vs. San Jose
Kevin Porter capped off the Avalanche’s comeback against San Jose with this overtime goal. After breaking free from Sharks defenseman Kent Huskins during the extra session, Porter raced in on a semi-breakaway and beat Antero Niittymaki with a low shot even though he was being hauled down to the ice.

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