With the news of Forsberg's injury and continued goal scoring drought, Paul Stastny's hunger strike has taken a turn for the worst. CNN reports that he is heading towards the Denver Millennium Bridge. We'll keep an eye on the situation.
In other parts of the Avalanche lockerroom, which looks more like a war zone, injuries are starting to mount. Adam Foote also missed Sunday's game with injury, joining Ryan Smyth and Marek Svatos on the injured list. On Sunday, Jordan Leopold and Ruslan Salei left the game with injuries. With so many injuries in such a short period of time, the Avalanche find themselves clinging to 7th place in the Western Conference standings, only 2 points clear of the 8th and 9th place Canucks and Predators. There is clearly only one option left for a team that is crumbling and decimated by injuries...
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