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How Much is Filip Forsberg Worth?

Atop the to-do list for the Nashville Predators this offseason is re-signing left-winger Filip Forsberg, the team’s leading scorer in each of the past two seasons. The 21-year old is a restricted free agent and is expected to walk away from the negotiating tables with a well-deserved raise. General manager David Poile said at the end of the year press conference that he and...
Via The Hockey Writers
2 days ago

Filip Forsberg scores gorgeous between-the-legs goal (Video)

Nashville Predators center Filip Forsberg scored a gorgeous between-the-legs power play goal in Tuesday night's game against Colorado. Forsberg added an assist on the game-winning goal in the third period that gave the Predators a 4-3 victory over the Avalanche, earning him the Number 1 star of the game.[SportsNetCanada] This post appeared first on Holdout Sports. Follow us on...
Via Holdout Sports
April 06, 2016  |  Discuss

Video: Filip Forsberg goes between-the-legs for slick goal

When you are a skilled player like Filip Forsberg, you can pretty much do whatever you want on the ice. He showed his ability once again tonight and you’re going to want to watch it: You have to love the goalie’s reaction on this. He just looks absolutely defeated. There isn’t even a big celebration after the goal – it looks like business as usual. The Predators seem to...
Via Puck Drunk Love
April 05, 2016  |  Discuss

Forsberg's pair of hat tricks not seen in NHL since 1986

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) The Predators hope left-winger Filip Forsberg plays down the stretch the way he has been the past few games. That way the fun, and the wins, will continue in Nashville. Forsberg was named the first star of the week Monday by the NHL after he became the first player since 1986-87 with two natural hat tricks in three or fewer games. Forsberg had six goals and...
Via Associated Press
February 29, 2016  |  Discuss

Filip Forsberg's hat trick lifts Predators over Blues

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Filip Forsberg can't remember ever being on a hot streak like this.The Swedish left wing got his second hat trick in four days and Pekka Rinne made 28 saves in the Nashville Predators' 5-0 win over the St. Louis Blues on Saturday.Forsberg scored three goals during a 14-minute span to start the second period, leading the Predators to their fourth straight win...
Via Associated Press
February 28, 2016  |  Discuss

Forsberg youngest in team history with hat trick; Preds beat Leafs

TORONTO — Filip Forsberg got his regular-season first hat trick, and the Nashville Predators kept up their dominance against Canadian teams.Forsberg became the youngest player in franchise history to get a hat trick, helping the Nashville Predators beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 3-2 on Tuesday night.The 21-year-old Forsberg is also the fifth Predator to post a natural hat trick...
Via Associated Press
February 24, 2016  |  Discuss

Predators’ Filip Forsberg Leading Offense-Starved Nashville In Scoring (Video)

If the Nashville Predators are staying afloat, it’s due to the furious foot pedaling of Filip Forsberg. The Preds currently hold the No. 8 seed in the Western Conference playoff standings, but have struggled to find the back of the net. Forsberg has been the team’s most consistent player, leading Nashville in scoring with 18 points. The 21-year-old Swede broke into the NHL with...
Via NESN.com
December 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Preds' Forsberg returns from World Junior success, faces NHL grind

NASHVILLE -- As a 19-year-old transitioning to his first season of playing professional hockey in North America, Filip Forsberg did not exactly have the word "easy" in his vocabulary. In 12 games with the Nashville Predators, Forsberg, selected 11th overall in the 2012 NHL Draft, tallied one goal and four assists with a minus-8 rating while averaging 11:41 in time on ice -- essentially...
Via Fox Sports Tennessee
January 09, 2014  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Filip Forsberg dazzles in World Juniors opener

Nashville Predators prospect Filip Forsberg has joined Team Sweden for the 2014 World Junior Championships and, in their opener, lead them to victory. The 19-year old Swedish captain recorded a goal and an assist in the 5-3 win over the Swiss on Thursday but the goal, in particular, was something to behold. Forsberg’s efforts begin at the 2:23 mark of the video below. Sweden has...
Via Section 303
December 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Trotz: Forsberg will be allowed to play in World Juniors

Nashville Predators Head Coach Barry Trotz went on The First Quarter on 102.5 The Game this morning and said 19-year old Swedish phenom Filip Forsberg would be allowed to play in the 2014 World Junior Championships in a couple weeks. “If he’s ready to come back and play, him and his agent have been offered the chance to play for Sweden,” Trotz said. “We need him back playing...
Via Section 303
December 11, 2013  |  Discuss

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