"I'm playing with two good players. Maybe I should just give the puck to them instead of me having it," he said.
"Hopefully we learned from each other from this game, and go from there. And win a game – that's what we have to do," Forsberg told AFP news.
Avalanche coach Joe Sacco said of Forsberg to The Denver Post -"He actually played better than I thought he would. It's a good step for Peter, but it still doesn't hide the fact that we lost the game."
Forsberg, a two-time Olympic gold medallist played for his home club Modo in the Swedish Elite League last year and began training with the Avalanche last month to see if he was up to the physical challenge of a return to the NHL.
"Our line played in their corners most of the game," Forsberg said. "We battled, we were trying, we were wrestling. We got it out of there a couple of times but not too many. Just overall, our team, we don't have too much confidence right now. But from my side, I'm just going to keep working. It was my first game in a long time. I'm just going to take one game at a time and hopefully get better and better."
Forsberg expects to play on Saturday against Nashville.