Speaking to reporters after the game Schmid said: "It was good to get three goals. That always makes the game easier.
"Artistically, probably not our best game, but you have to find a way to win games like that. We did good with the opportunities we had.
"I'm thankful they missed the PK. Not sure that was a PK because he had his hands into his body when it hit him, but that's the way it was.
"This was a good win for us. We talked all week about how we want to win season series with teams and this wins our season series with Colorado, which is important for a tiebreaker at the end of the year. We have eight points in our last four games. We want to keep going."