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Filip Forsberg | Winger | #9

Team: Nashville Predators
Age / DOB:  (21) / 8/13/1994
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 205
Drafted: 2012 / Rd. 1 (11) / WAS
Contract: view contract details

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Filip Forsberg collected a pair of assists in Game 2 versus Anaheim on Sunday night.
He had helpers on goals by Shea Weber and Craig Smith in the match to give Nashville a 3-2 win and a 2-0 series lead. Forsberg has three points in two games this postseason. Apr 18 - 11:36 AM

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Filip Forsberg is a point-per-game playoff performer.

In seven career post-season contests Forsberg has registered seven points, including five goals. Ryan Johansen also is a point-per-game player in his post-season career. Despite the fact that many believe the Preds have no chance against the Ducks in this series, the stats may tell a different story.
Apr 16 - 12:04 PM

Filip Forsberg scored his first goal of the playoffs during Friday's Game 1 win over Anaheim.

Forsberg's tally was his fifth goal and seven point in seven career playoff games, not to mention the first to result as the game-winner. Simply remarkable.
Apr 16 - 2:09 AM

Filip Forsberg tied Thursday's game against Arizona with just 18.3 seconds left in the third period.

The Predators won the game in overtime. Forsberg added an assist in the contest to give him 63 points in 81 games this season. His 33rd of the year also tied the franchise record set by Jason Arnott during the 2008-09 season.
Apr 8 - 10:29 AM

Filip Forsberg picked up a goal and an assist during Tuesday's 4-3 win over Colorado.

Forsberg is now up to 32 goals and 61 points in 80 games this season, leaving him just two points shy of last season's total with two games to go. Seems likely he can match it.
Apr 6 - 1:54 AM

Forward Filip Forsberg notched two assists in the Nashville Predators' 4-3 loss to the Avalanche in Colorado Monday night.

Despite the loss, Forsberg finished the game with a plus-2 on the night. He recorded his 26th and 27th assists of the season on goals by Craig Smith (20th) and Roman Josi (13th). Colton Sissons (fourth) scored the Preds' other goal. The Preds would have clinched a playoff spot with a victory.
Mar 29 - 12:05 AM

Filip Forsberg scored his 31st goal of the season in a 3-2 shootout win over Vancouver on Thursday night.

Forsberg also fired a whopping seven shots on goal in the contest. Forsberg has 55 points in 74 games so far this season.
Mar 24 - 11:39 PM

Filip Forsberg hit the 30-goal plateau on Monday night against Los Angeles.

He is the Predators' first 30-goal scorer since Patric Hornqvist reached that mark in 2009-10. Since Feb. 1, Forsberg's 16 goals lead the NHL. He now has 54 points in 73 games this season.
Mar 22 - 11:07 AM

Filip Forsberg ended his five game goal drought during Friday's 4-1 loss to Washington.

Forsberg now stands just one tally away from his first career 30 goal season. While he won't match last year's 63 point mark, he's had an excellent season and has an outside chance at 60 points now that he's at 53.
Mar 18 - 11:15 PM

The line of Filip Forsberg, Mike Ribeiro and Craig Smith has been one of the NHL's best units over the past month.

Since February 12th the line has a combined for 45 points. As well, all three players are amongst the top scorers in the NHL for the past 30 days. Needless to say, Forsberg, Ribeiro and Smith should have been and should continue to be active in all fantasy pools regardless of format.
Mar 12 - 10:56 AM

Filip Forsberg scored a goal and an assist in Saturday's 5-2 win over the Colorado Avalanche.

Forsberg tied the game at one in the second period and he also registered the primary assist on Shea Weber's third period goal. The 21-year-old has four multi-point games in his last six outings. Forsberg has 28 goals and 51 points in 66 games this season.
Mar 5 - 5:42 PM

Filip Forsberg produced a goal and two assists in Nashville's 5-4 overtime loss to New Jersey on Thursday night.

He picked up both of his helpers on the power play. Forsberg has posted four multi-point performances in his last eight outings. He has amassed 19 of his 49 points in the past 15 games.
Mar 4 - 8:17 AM

Filip Forsberg has been chosen as the third star of the month for February.

He netted 12 goals in 13 games and he added four assists. Forsberg tallied two natural hat tricks and he posted three multi-goal performances
Mar 1 - 2:15 PM

Filip Forsberg has been red-hot of late.

After a slow start to the season, the 21-year-old has really turned it on. He's scored 12 goals in his last 11 games, and that includes two hat tricks in his last three contests. "I didn't play my best hockey; I was kind of the opposite last year," Forsberg said. "I had a little slow start, but I think our line with me and (center Mike Ribeiro) and (forward Craig Smith) has really been stepping up lately and obviously it's always good to be able to help the team win games." Forsberg has 16 points in 13 games this month.
Feb 28 - 10:06 AM

Filip Forsberg scored three goals and an assist in Saturday's 5-0 win over the St. Louis Blues.

This has been an incredible stretch for Forsberg. The 21-year-old has scored two hat tricks in his last three contests. Forsberg assisted on Craig Smith's first period goal and scored all three of his goal in the second period. He has 26 goals and 45 points in 63 games this season.
Feb 27 - 5:59 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Ryan Johansen
2Mike Ribeiro
3Mike Fisher
4Paul Gaustad
5Cody Bass
6Calle Jarnkrok
7Colton Sissons
LW1Colin Wilson
2Gabriel Bourque
3Eric Nystrom
4Austin Watson
5Miikka Salomaki
6Pontus Aberg
RW1Filip Forsberg
2James Neal
3Craig Smith
4Viktor Arvidsson
D1Shea Weber
2Roman Josi
3Ryan Ellis
4Mattias Ekholm
5Barret Jackman
6Petter Granberg
7Anthony Bitetto
G1Pekka Rinne
2Carter Hutton