Avalanche Vs. Jets Score Update: Colorado And Winnipeg Scoreless After 1st Period

In a relatively uneventful first period on Sunday night, neither the Colorado Avalanche nor the Winnipeg Jets were able to light the lamp, and the only power play opportunity of the period belonged to the Jets following a high sticking double minor called on Paul Stastny.

Related: Avalanche at Jets Live Thread

Winnipeg finished the period with seven shots on net, while the Avs had six. Colorado won six of 11 faceoffs in the opening period and also out-hit the Jets 23-18.

It's an important game and stretch of the season for both teams, as both are very much in playoff contention but not in the top eight in their respective conferences right now.

For updates, stay tuned to SB Nation Denver. For more in-depth coverage of this matchup, visit our Avalanche blog Mile High Hockey and our Jets blog Arctic Ice Hockey. And for more from around the league, head over to SB Nation's NHL news hub.

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