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AVS LIVE: Second period analysis vs. San Jose



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When it rains it pours, I suppose. For the Avs, this was certainly the case in the second period.

The period started as the first ended for the Avs. Despite an early Brandon Saad penalty, Val Nichushkin picked off a San Jose defender to give Colorado a 4-1 lead 90 seconds into the middle frame.

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A graduate of the University of Colorado Boulder, Scott has so far spent the early parts of his young career covering Colorado hockey — from the Avalanche to the Colorado Eagles to the DU Pioneers. His work can be found across sites such as, and SB Nation, among others. Scott currently resides in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver, where he works as a Marketing Executive when he's not writing.

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