Avalanche vs. Lightning score Stanley Cup Final Game 6: Colorado wins 2-1 for team's third championship
The Colorado Avalanche are Stanley Cup champions.
The Avalanche went right into a fired up Amalie Arena in Tampa, Fla., for
Game 6 and left with a 2-1 win -- and a totally big piece of hardware.
Colorado ended Tampa Bay's run of back-to-returned Stanley
Cups and captured its 0.33 championship in franchise history.
The Lightning jumped out to an early 1-zero lead, way to a aim from
captain Steven Stamkos. However, the Avalanche took over the sport from there.
Colorado ruled the second period and turned into rewarded
with desires from Nathan MacKinnon and Artturi Lehkonen
The Avs took a 2-1 lead into the locker room and shut down the Lightning from there.
Colorado absolutely smothered Tampa Bay within the 0.33 period.
The Lightning didn't get a shot on Darcy Kuemper until there have been kind
of 10 mins closing in law. Not content material to sit again and watch for the clock
to tick down, the Avs remained aggressive in the final 20 mins,