Joonas Donskoi had a hat trick in the first period and later added an assist, Gabriel Landeskog had two goals and an assist, and the Colorado Avalanche defeated the Arizona Coyotes 9-3 on Wednesday night in Denver

Andre Burakovsky also scored two goals, Mikko Rantanen had one goal and two assists, Pierre-Edouard Bellemare had one goal and one assist and Philipp Grubauer stopped 28 shots Nathan MacKinnon and Samuel Girard each added two assists for Colorado

Michael Bunting had one goal and an assist, Oliver Ekman-Larsson and Conor Garland also scored and Ivan Prosvetov had 23 saves on his NHL debut for the Coyotes Prosvetov came on for Adin Hill, who scored four goals for ten Allowed shots before he came into play at 6:04

The teams scored six goals in a period of 3:27 in a wild first phase

Donskoi started with a 4-4 rebound in the game, and 27 seconds later Burakovsky hit with a one-timer

Arizona was trailing on the following face-off when Bunting stepped behind the Colorado defense and hit Grubauer for his first goal at 4:41

Less than a minute later, Bellemare scored 3-1 with his fifth goal of the season, a slapshot from a drop pass by JT Compher at 5:36 am Donskoy got his second of the night 28 seconds later when he stuffed a shot between Hill and the post

That ended Hill’s night, but 1:27 after Prosvetov replaced him, Donskoy scored a power play goal to complete the second hat trick of his career

Ekman-Larsson scored Arizona with a power play goal at 6:57 pm within 5: 2 It was his second of the season

Garlands 10 Goal of the season made it 5: 3 at 5:45 p.m. Landeskog responded 21 seconds later with his first goal of the night

Rantanen scored a power play goal at 6:05 a.m. of the third, his 21st of the season, and Landeskogs second of the night and 14 of the year at 11:57 am, the avalanche increased by five gates


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