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Jones' OT Winner Named Top Play

Forward's Second Overtime Goal Of The Season Earns 57.02% Of The Votes

Monday, 01.24.2011 / 3:04 PM MT / Features
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Jones\' OT Winner Named Top Play
Winger David Jones earned Avalanche "Play of the Week" honors for the Jan. 14-20 timeframe with his second overtime goal of the 2010-11 season.

Jones' game-winning tally against the Vancouver Canucks earned 57.02% of the fan voting, beating out John-Michael Liles' goal against Vancouver (29.75%) and Milan Hejduk's tally versus Minnesota (13.23%).

The play now automatically qualifies for Colorado’s year-end “Play of the Year” bracket-style tournament – to be determined by Avalanche fans. Be sure to check back each Friday during the season, as three new choices for the Avalanche’s “Play of the Week” will be posted for you to vote upon.

Jones’ Second OT Winner – 1/18 vs. Vancouver
David Jones netted his second overtime winner in the month of January to lead the Avs to a 4-3 win over the Canucks. With just over two minutes remaining in the extra session, Jones lunged after a Tomas Fleischmann centering feed and got off a shot that ended up being the decisive goal.

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