The Vancouver Canucks were decisively beaten by the Colorado Avalanche, 5 to 2, on December 13, 1997.

Final

COL

Avalanche

17-8-9

5

VAN

Canucks

9-19-4

2

Team

COL

VAN

1

4

1

2

0

0

3

1

1

Total

5

2

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

COL

VAN

Avalanche

Peter Forsberg (PP) assisted by Sandis Ozolinsh and Joe Sakic

1

0

Avalanche

Sandis Ozolinsh (PP) assisted by Peter Forsberg and Joe Sakic

2

0

Avalanche

Peter Forsberg (EV) assisted by Valeri Kamensky and Alexei Gusarov

3

0

Canucks

Mark Messier (EV) assisted by Grant Ledyard and Pavel Bure

3

1

Avalanche

Stephane Yelle (EV) assisted by Uwe Krupp and Eric Lacroix

4

1

3rd period

COL

VAN

Canucks

Dana Murzyn (EV) assisted by Dave Scatchard

4

2

Avalanche

Jari Kurri (EV-EN) assisted by Joe Sakic

5

2