Makar, Avalanche bounce back, beat Canadiens 4-1


              Colorado Avalanche goaltender Jonas Johansson (31) stops Montreal Canadiens right wing Josh Anderson (17) during first-period NHL hockey game action Thursday, Dec. 2, 2021, in Montreal. (Ryan Remiorz/The Canadian Press via AP)
            
              Montreal Canadiens defenseman David Savard (58) battles for the puck with Colorado Avalanche right wing Valeri Nichushkin (13) in front of Canadiens goaltender Jake Allen (34) during first-period NHL hockey game action Thursday, Dec. 2, 2021, in Montreal. (Ryan Remiorz/The Canadian Press via AP)
            
              Colorado Avalanche goaltender Jonas Johansson (31) stops Montreal Canadiens center Christian Dvorak (28) during second-period NHL hockey game action Thursday, Dec. 2, 2021, in Montreal. (Ryan Remiorz/The Canadian Press via AP)
            
              Colorado Avalanche goaltender Jonas Johansson (31) is congratulated by Nazem Kadri (91), Cale Makar (8) and Logan O'Connor (25) after the Avalanche defeated the Montreal Canadiens in an NHL hockey game Thursday, Dec. 2, 2021, in Montreal. (Ryan Remiorz/The Canadian Press via AP)
            
              Colorado Avalanche right wing Valeri Nichushkin (13) watches his shot cross the goal line as Montreal Canadiens goaltender Jake Allen (34) and center Nick Suzuki (14) look on during second-period NHL hockey game action Thursday, Dec. 2, 2021, in Montreal. (Ryan Remiorz/The Canadian Press via AP)
Makar, Avalanche bounce back, beat Canadiens 4-1