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Avs give Penguins their first loss thanks to Landeskog

Colorado Avalanche v Pittsburgh Penguins

PITTSBURGH, PA - OCTOBER 17: Gabriel Landeskog #92 of the Colorado Avalanche shoots over the shoulder of goalie Marc-Andre Fleury #29 of the Pittsburgh Penguins in the first period during the game at PPG Paints Arena on October 17, 2016 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

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The Colorado Avalanche haven’t solved all of their problems, but they’re doing enough good things to win games, including Monday’s clash against the defending champs.

Gabriel Landeskog scored the tying and game-winning goals, helping Colorado edge the Pittsburgh Penguins 4-3 in overtime.

First, take a look at the Avalanche captain’s authoritative 3-3 goal in the third period:

Next, the clinching goal, which was a little on the strange side:

Yes, it’s not ideal that the Avalanche have allowed eight goals through the first two games of 2016-17. That said, plenty of NHL teams would give up that many against the Penguins and Dallas Stars, but how many would win both games?