|Avalanche's Smyth out up to 8 weeks with broken ankle|
|Written by Admin|
|Thursday, 03 January 2008 11:44|
Smyth was hurt during Colorado's 4-3, overtime loss at Phoenix on Monday. The club said Thursday the fracture was discovered during a follow-up MRI.
Smyth has 28 points, third-best on the team, with 11 goals and 17 assists in 36 games.
Head Trainer Matthew Sokolowski says Smyth is expected to make a full recovery.