Peter made the comeback during the playoffs after several injuries and surgeries.
May 10 2001: Peter Forsberg ruptured his spleen during a playoff game versus Los Angeles Kings. Emergency surgery. Did not play in the Stanley Cup finals when Colorado takes the trophy.
September 15, 2001: Peter takes a time out after all injuries. He had an ankle surgery and is forced to another foot surgery shortly afterwards.
January 8, 2002: Back in Denver to prepare for the comeback.
January 10, 2002: The doctors stops the comeback. A new foot surgery. He misses the Olympic Games in Salt Lake City and the rest of regular series in NHL.
April 18, 2002: Comeback against Los Angeles in Stanley Cup playoffs. Almost one year of healing and waiting is over. Let the show begin! May 31, 2002: Colorado lost against Detroit Red Wings in the Conference finals. Peter had most points in Playoffs even though Colorado didn't reached the finals.