Colorado: The Buffaloes have a steep climb ahead for any fleeting shot at defending their Pac-12 South crown.

Colorado dominated the time of possession, 35:54 to 24:06 … Colorado QB Steven Montez threw three TD passes. … Kicker James Stefanou’s 50-yard attempt to end the first half curved wide left. The miss snapped a streak of nine straight field goals for the 30-year-old freshman from Australia.

Colorado had a 19-play, 85-yard drive that took 9 minutes, 34 seconds. It was fittingly capped off by Lindsay’s 1-yard TD plunge. Lindsay had 14 carries for 80 yards on the drive, including picking up two short fourth-down conversions.

“Second period they had 10 scoring chances so (Forsberg) did a good job keeping the lead for us.”

Zach Hyman created a scoring chance for himself early in the third only to be turned aside by Forsberg.

Forsberg’s play allowed the Blackhawks to restore their two-goal lead 7:52 into the third.

Panik took the puck off the end boards after it ricocheted in front from a point shot and slotted it into an empty net on the power play.

Leafs coach Mike Babcock started shuffling his lines late in the third and it paid off with two goals in less than three minutes.

First, Brown beat Forsberg with Leo Komarov setting the screen in front with seven minutes to go in regulation.

Then, van Riemsdyk tied the game on the power play, deflecting a Tyler Bozak Super Cheap Jerseys China shot past Forsberg with 4:18 remaining.

Both clubs entered the night with a league-high 15 goals for Wholesale NHL Jerseys in their first two games. … Leafs defenseman Connor Carrick was replaced in the lineup by Andreas Borgman.

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