Mattias Ekholm has agreed to play for Sweden at the 2016 IIHF World Championship.
Mattias Ekholm set up Mike Fisher's triple overtime winner during Thursday's Game 4 over San Jose.
Mattias Ekholm is tied for the league lead in the postseason in goals among defensemen.
Mattias Ekholm found the back of the net in Sunday's 3-2 loss to San Jose in Game 2.
Mattias Ekholm recorded his second goal of the postseason in Game 6 on Monday night.
Mattias Ekholm scored his first goal of the playoffs on Sunday night in a 3-2 win over Anaheim.
Mattias Ekholm posted his seventh goal in Tuesday's 5-3 win versus the Dallas Stars.
The Nashville Predators have won back-to-back games for the first time since Dec. 19 and 21.
Mattias Ekholm scored twice to lead the Nashville Predators to a 4-1 road win over Edmonton.
Mattias Ekholm lifted the Predators to a 2-1 overtime win against the Hurricanes on Saturday night.
Mattias Ekholm has inked a six-year, $22.5 million contract extension with the Predators.
Mattias Ekholm scored a beauty of a goal from his butt, opening Tuesday night's scoring on Carey Price of Montreal. The Predators would go on to win 3-2 in overtime.
Mattias Ekholm indicated that he will play Saturday night against New Jersey.
Mattias Ekholm suffered an upper body injury in Sunday's game against Florida.