Avs Recall Two Wings From Hershey
DENVER (AP) _ Wings Ville Nieminen and Brad Larsen were recalled by the Avalanche from AHL affiliate Hershey after Colorado’s 3-2 victory over Pittsburgh on Monday.
Nieminen had 51 points with Hershey last season. Larsen has been Hershey’s captain the past three years and leads the minor league team with seven goals and 13 points in 16 games this season.
Colorado center Peter Forsberg is out indefinitely with a rib injury.