RALEIGH, N.C., Nov. 12 (UPI) -- Patrick Dwyer recorded the decisive goal in the second period Tuesday and the Carolina Hurricanes handed Colorado its first road loss of the season, 2-1.
Dwyer scored less than a minute into the second period, breaking a 1-1 tie.
Jordan Staal helped out with a goal and an assist and Nathan Gerbe contributed two assists as the Hurricanes logged a third win in four games.
Justin Peters earned the victory with 33 saves.
Paul Stastny scored and Semyon Varlamov made 26 saves for the Avalanche, whose season-opening six -game road winning streak snapped.
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