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Frei: Avalanche Defense Has Become Unstoppable Offensive Force (+)



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Amid the tumult that prevailed in Ball Arena Saturday night, Avalanche defenseman Josh Manson jumped up into the play and found himself speeding in on a 2-on-1 with veteran center Andrew Cogliano (whose broken finger, by the way, seemed fine).

Cogliano carried the puck on the left side, then fed Manson breaking down the right side, and Manson’s shot beat Lightning goalie Andrei Vasilevskiy clean to the stick side.

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