First, Peter Forsberg. Now, Adam Foote.
For the second time in two days, the Colorado Avalanche have brought back a player from their glory days.
The Avalanche announced today they acquired Foote from the Columbus Blue Jackets in exchange for a conditional first-round draft choice in 2008 or 2009 and a conditional fourth-round choice in 2009.
Yesterday, Colorado agreed to terms on a deal that brings Forsberg back to Denver for the rest of the current season.
The 36-year-old Foote was drafted by the Avalanche in 1989, when they were the Quebec Nordiques. He is third in games played with the franchise with 799, and second in scoring by defensemen with 234 points.
KKTV firmly believes in freedom of speech for all and we are happy to provide this forum for the community to share opinions and facts. We ask that commenters keep it clean, keep it truthful, stay on topic and be responsible. Comments left here do not necessarily represent the viewpoint of KKTV 11 News.
If you believe that any of the comments on our site are inappropriate or offensive, please tell us by clicking “Report Abuse” and answering the questions that follow. We will review any reported comments promptly.powered by Disqus
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or firstname.lastname@example.org.