Turns out the Joe Colbourne not only had a couple of torn ligaments in his wrist, but also a broken bone that doctors discovered during surgery. The broken wrist bone grew back together, but needed to be shaved down during the medical procedure. It certainly helps explain his drop in production in the 2nd half of the AHL season.
According to Twitter, DU Sophomore Wade Bennett [Beau's older brother] has retired from hockey due to injuries, and will become DU's newest student assistant coach. Good luck Wade.
TV Update: Two games @ North Dakota on 12/7 and 12/8 will be broadcast on Fox College Sports (FCS). The DU @ Minnesota game on 3/1 will be broadcast on Big Ten Network and the 3/2 game will be on FSN North. 25 of DU's 35 games will available on TV or on Pioneer Vision with more to be possibly added.