Don’t look now, but Andre Burakovsky is on a tear with the Colorado Avalanche.
On Saturday, Burakovsky scored the sudden death goal in three-on-three overtime to give the Avs the 3-2 victory over the Arizona Coyotes.
I would describe this in detail, but there’s not much to say. Burakovsky took the puck at the left circle. Then, unguarded, he drove to the net where he released a wrist shot from feet away. The puck lifted over Antti Raanta’s shoulder and hit the back of the net. Game over.
— NHL (@NHL) October 13, 2019
Burakovsky skated on the Avalanche’s second line with Joonas Donskoi and Nazem Kadri.
The Avalanche are undefeated (4-0-0) so far this season and lead the Central Division. They join the Edmonton Oilers as the only undefeated (5-0-0) teams in the NHL.
— Colorado Avalanche (@Avalanche) October 13, 2019
The Avalanche play the Washington Capitals in DC on Monday. It’ll mark Burakovsky’s first game against his former team.
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