Former Avs First-Round Pick Joey Hishon to Play First Game in Nearly Two Years

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Former Avs First-Round Pick Joey Hishon to Play First Game in Nearly Two Years
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On March 13, 2011, Joey Hishon achieved a lifelong dream by signing a three-year entry-level contract with the Avalanche. In May of that same year, Hishon was severely injured by a vicious cheap shot, and over the course of nearly two years he wondered at times if his dream of playing pro hockey was over.

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