Konowalchuk Cleared To Play
Tuesday, 05.2.2006 / 10:00 PM MT / News
Steve Konowalchuk has been cleared medically and will be available for the Avalanche's second round series against either Anaheim or San Jose. Konowalchuk missed the final 61 games of the regular season and all five games of the Western Conference Quarterfinals against Dallas due to a wrist injury.
Konowalchuk was placed on the IR Nov. 26 (retroactive to Nov. 21). He was off to the best start of his career with 15 points through 21 games and led the team with 42 hits at the time of the injury.