Will he or won't he? Can he? Should he? Fans and NHL teams alike may be excited about the possible return of Peter Forsberg. But the fact he can rejoin the league at such a late date exposes a flaw in the system, writes Terry Frei.
In agreeing to return to the NHL, Peter Forsberg may have risked far more than the Avs. All Colorado put up was money and hope; Forsberg has wagered his reputation and legacy.