|Avs sign Sakic to new contract|
|Written by Admin|
|Wednesday, 27 August 2008 09:38|
Sakic took longer than normal to decide whether to return for a 20th season with the only franchise he has played for. He came to the conclusion that ``I still enjoy playing and competing,'' he said in a statement released by the team Wednesday.
Because the Democratic National Convention is taking place this week at the Pepsi Center, the Avs' home, the team said it wouldn't hold a news conference until next week.