McBain scores in OT, Coyotes overcome four-goal deficit to stun Avs
McBain scored on a scramble in front of the net to give Arizona its fifth victory in six games.
Nathan MacKinnon had a goal and an assist for Colorado to extend his points streak to 19 games, one short of the franchise record set by Paul Stastny in 2006-07.
MacKinnon also has an NHL-high 27 points in December, a career high for a month, and is a point short of Stastny’s team record for points in a month.
Mikko Rantanen also had a goal and an assist for Colorado, Jonathan Drouin and Logan O’Connor also scored and Alexandar Georgiev made 22 saves. The Avalanche, 4-1 winners over the Coyotes in the final game before the holiday break, are 0-3-3 in their last six road games.
MacKinnon gave Colorado a 4-0 lead on a two-man advantage with 6:34 left in the second period.
Crouse scored with 3:29 left in the second on a wrist shot from the right circle. Kesselring cut it to two goals at 3:48 of the third, and Zucker made it 4-3 on a wraparound at 7:04.
Avalanche: At St. Louis on Friday night.
Coyotes: At Anaheim on Friday night.
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