Replay live updates: Hurricanes hand Avalanche first road loss

Posted by Chip Alexander on November 12, 2013 

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The Carolina Hurricanes' Ron Hainsey (65) fires a shot during warm-ups before an NHL game played Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013, between the Canes and the Colorado Avalanche at the PNC Arena in Raleigh.

CHRIS SEWARD — cseward@newsobserver.com

It's hard to say which is more impressive, the Colorado Avalanche's 14-2-0 overall record or their 6-0-0 road record. Home or away, the Avs have been tough to handle under first-year coach Patrick Roy.

"I think it's because of their mindset," Canes coach Kirk Muller said Tuesday. "They play a real high-pressure, come-at-you, in-your-face kind of game. I don't think they any fear whether they play in any rink."

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