COLUMBUS OH - FEBRUARY 11: Peter Forsberg #21 of the Colorado Avalanche warms up prior to the start of the game against the Columbus Blue Jackets on February 11 2011 at Nationwide Arena in Columbus Ohio. Forsberg is making his debut with the Avalanche after a three year absence from the NHL. (Photo by John Grieshop/Getty Images)
Final Grade: INC
Vitals: 6'0 / 205 / Age 37 / Shoots L
Drafted by Philadelphia, 1st round (6th overall) of the 1991 Draft
MHH Nicknames: Foppa
- Duchene (2gp 0g 0a 0pt -4)
- Hejduk (2gp 0g 0a 0pt -4)
Avs with Forsberg in the lineup: 0-2-0 2.0 GF 4.0 GA
- TTOI 17:35 (6th)
- EV 15:46 (2nd)
- PK 0:00 (20th)
- PP 1:48 (7th)
Career Highlights: Forsberg played in the 707th and 708th regular season game of his career.
Report: Well, it didn't work out...but even on a bum foot he was magical to watch for those two games. Thanks for giving it a shot, Peter.
Fun Fact: Forsberg finished his career with 20 more points and 2 more Stanley Cup rings than big whiny baby, Eric Lindros.
The Peter Forsberg Drinking Game: Drink when Forsberg mentions a potential comeback Drunk potential: Zero.
2010 Cap Hit: $2,000,000
2011 Status: Retired
Outlook for Next Season: We'll surely see #21 in the Pepsi Center next year. On a banner hanging from the rafters, that is.
Next Up: Scott Hannan