Makar’s 2 Goals Break Team ‘D’ Mark, Avs Beat Flyers 6-3


Cale Makar scored twice to set the single-season franchise goal record for a defenseman and the Colorado Avalanche beat the Philadelphia Flyers 6-3.

Makar’s score on a wrist shot in the third period was his 24th tally of the season, surpassing the mark Sandis Ozolinsh set in 1996-97.

Nazem Kadri had a goal and two assists as part of a four-goal first period to set the early tone. J.T. Compher, Mikko Rantanen and Kurtis MacDermid added goals for Colorado.