Palmieri scores twice in 47 seconds, Ducks tally 6 goals in 2nd period to top Avalanche 6-4
Summary of 2 articles · Updated Mar 15, 2014
DENVER - Kyle Palmieri scored two goals in 47 seconds, and the Anaheim Ducks netted six in the second period to beat the Colorado Avalanche 6-4 on Friday night. Palmieri had given Anaheim a 3-2 lead with his 10th and 11th goals less than a minute apart. The Ducks stopped the slide with a franchise record for goals in a period, The Avalanche played four of the top five teams in the Western Conference and moved into second place, one point ahead of Chicago, which lost at home to Nashville on Friday night. The Ducks stayed tied with San Jose in the Pacific Division. Corey Perry, Daniel Winnik and Ben Lovejoy also scored for the Ducks, who stopped a four-game skid with their biggest offensive output since they scored nine goals against Vancouver on Jan. 1. Jamie McGinn scored two goals, and John Mitchell and Gabe Landeskog added goals for Colorado, which finished 2-2 on its homestand.