Denver, CO (SportsNetwork.com) - Colorado forward P.A. Parenteau is expected to miss approximately six weeks with a knee injury.
Avalanche coach Patrick Roy made the announcement following practice on Monday, but declined to specify what the injury to Parenteau's left knee was.
He was hurt in the second period of Sunday's game against Winnipeg.
Parenteau, 30, has picked up nine goals and 15 assists in 38 games in his second season for the Avs.