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Colorado to be without Foote and Laperriere for Tuesday’s game in Nashville

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. – The injury-riddled Colorado Avalanche will be without forward Ian Laperriere and defenceman Adam Foote when they travel to Nashville for a game against the Predators on Tuesday night.

Foote sustained a triceps injury Sunday night in a game against Minnesota. He’ll be re-evaluated later this week. Laperriere has a stiff back and is listed as day-to-day.

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The Avalanche, who return home to face Chicago on Thursday night, are already without centres Joe Sakic (back, hand) and Paul Stastny (broken arm).

The team has lost three straight, having been outscored 11-2.