The Colorado Avalanche will try to reverse their recent fortunes against the St. Louis Blues when they host their Central Division rival Thursday night.
The Avalanche have lost six consecutive games to the Blues, most recently 5-2 in St. Louis on Dec. 16.
Overall, the Avalanche have lost five of their last six games heading into this matchup at Pepsi Center.
The Western Conference-leading Blues built an eight-game winning streak before suffering a 3-1 road loss to the Arizona Coyotes on Tuesday night.
The Avalanche have allowed 20 goals in their last four losses. Their struggles continued despite the return of key defensemen Cale Makar and Erik Johnson from injuries.