Avalanche Paul Stastny to miss remainder of season with stress fracture in right leg

DENVER – Colorado Avalanche centre Paul Stastny will miss the rest of the season due to a stress fracture in his right leg.

Stastny was injured in Friday’s 4-3 shootout win at Phoenix, the Avalanche said Sunday. He played 18 minutes 45 seconds in that game and did not record a point. He has 22 goals and 35 assists in 74 games this season and is second on the team in scoring.

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Going into Sunday’s game against Calgary, the Avalanche had lost 425 man games to injury, the most in franchise history and second in the NHL.