Tkachuk scores early in OT, leads Senators past Avalanche


              Ottawa Senators left wing Tim Stutzle (18) celebrates his goal against the Colorado Avalanche with defenseman Thomas Chabot (72) during the second period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Dec. 4, 2021, in Ottawa, Ontario. (Justin Tang/The Canadian Press via AP)
            
              Ottawa Senators centre Josh Norris (9) watches his shot rebound off the chest of Colorado Avalanche goaltender Justus Annunen (60) during the second period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Dec. 4, 2021, in Ottawa, Ontario. (Justin Tang/The Canadian Press via AP)
            
              Ottawa Senators right wing Drake Batherson (19) and left wing Brady Tkachuk work to take the puck from Colorado Avalanche right wing Mikko Rantanen (96) during the third period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Dec. 4, 2021, in Ottawa, Ontario. (Justin Tang/The Canadian Press via AP)
            
              Ottawa Senators left wing Brady Tkachuk (7) celebrates his overtime goal on Colorado Avalanche goaltender Justus Annunen (60) in an NHL hockey game Saturday, Dec. 4, 2021, in Ottawa, Ontario. (Justin Tang/The Canadian Press via AP)
            
              The puck enters the net behind Ottawa Senators goaltender Anton Forsberg (31) on a shot by Colorado Avalanche left wing Tyson Jost during the third period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Dec. 4, 2021, in Ottawa, Ontario. (Justin Tang/The Canadian Press via AP)
            
              Colorado Avalanche defenceman Devon Toews celebrates his goal against the Ottawa Senators during the third period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Dec. 4, 2021, in Ottawa, Ontario. (Justin Tang/The Canadian Press via AP)
Tkachuk scores early in OT, leads Senators past Avalanche