Originally Posted by Mtbrncofn
I wasn't trying to be an a-hole with the Forsberg question. I was being serious. Is there a reason that they don't let his number be used? Are they going to wait and retire it when he retires?
They're not issuing the #21 because they're saving it for when Forsberg comes back to the Avs next season.
OK, wishful thinking aside, they're likely not issuing it because they figure he's going to retire very soon and after that happens, they'll be raising that number to the rafters at Pepsi Center.