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Pontus Aberg | Winger | #46

Team: Nashville Predators
Age / DOB:  (24) / 9/23/1993
Ht / Wt:  5'11' / 196
Drafted: 2012 / Rd. 2 (37) / NAS

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The Nashville Predators have announced that Pontus Aberg will be scratched for opening night against the Boston Bruins.
Joining Aberg in the press box will be Anthony Bitetto and Samuel Girard. Aberg has some offensive ability and could be a name to monitor if he finds himself on a scoring line in the future. For now, none of these guys have any fantasy value. Oct 5 - 6:49 PM

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Pontus Aberg has signed a two-year, $1.3 million deal with the Nashville Predators.

Aberg had a goal and an assist in 15 games with Nashville last season. The 23-year-old also recorded 31 goals and 52 points in 56 AHL contests.
Jul 18 - 4:45 PM

Pontus Aberg scored a goal in Nashville's 4-1 loss to the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 2 Wednesday night.

Aberg has caught fire recently with two goals and four points in his last four games. Viktor Arvidsson and Mike Fisher assisted on the marker. The goal came at 12:57 of the first period and gave the Predators a 1-0 lead, but that proved to be all they could manage against Matt Murray tonight.
May 31 - 11:22 PM

Pontus Aberg earned two assists Monday night in a 6-3 win over Anaheim.

He helped set up two of Colton Sissons' three goals in the contest. Aberg had the game-winning goal in Game 5 of the Western Conference Final and he came up big in Game 6 as well. He has four points in 10 playoff games this year.
May 23 - 8:55 AM

Pontus Aberg scored the game-winning goal in Saturday's 3-1 win over Anaheim in Game 5 of the Western Conference Final.

This was a pretty impressive result considering the Preds went into the game without Ryan Johansen and Mike Fisher. Aberg's goal at the 11:01 mark of the third period gave the Preds a 2-1 lead at the time, and they never looked back. This was the first playoff goal of his career. Aberg now has a goal and an assist in nine games this postseason. Colin Wilson and Austin Watson also found the back of the net for Nashville. The Predators now lead the best-of-seven series 3-2. They'll have an opportunity to eliminate the Ducks in Nashville on Monday night.
May 20 - 11:02 PM

Pontus Aberg is expected to play in Game 1 of the Western Conference Final against Anaheim on Friday night.

Aberg has been out with an undisclosed injury since Game 4 of Nashville's first-round series against Chicago. He's skating on a line with Mike Fisher and Colin Wilson in the pre-game warmup.
May 12 - 8:42 PM

Pontus Aberg wasn't available for Game 1 against St. Louis because of an undisclosed ailment.

He had one assist in four games versus Chicago in Round 1 of the playoffs. It's unclear if he will be ready to play on Friday night at this time.
Apr 28 - 10:03 AM

Pontus Aberg has been summoned by the Nashville Predators.

Aberg has 31 goals and 52 points in 56 AHL contests this season. With Nashville he scored a goal and registered an assist in 15 games.
Apr 10 - 12:55 PM

Nashville has sent Pontus Aberg to AHL Milwaukee.

He has notched one goal and one assist in 15 NHL appearances and could be back with the Predators when the team resumes play from their bye week.
Feb 13 - 4:38 PM

Pontus Aberg has been recalled by Nashville.

Aberg hasn't been in the lineup for Nashville since Jan. 12. He has one goal and one assist in 11 NHL appearances this season.
Feb 7 - 11:09 AM

Pontus Aberg was sent back to AHL Milwaukee on Friday.

Through the first 11 games of his career Aberg has both a goal and an assist along with five hits and seven shots while up with the Predators. Over his last 99 games down on the farm, the 23-year-old has picked up 34 goals and 59 points.
Jan 13 - 7:36 PM

Pontus Aberg has been summoned from the minors.

He skated on Nashville's fourth line during Tuesday's morning session. Aberg has one goal and one assist in nine NHL games this year.
Jan 10 - 11:34 AM

Pontus Aberg will report to AHL Milwaukee.

Aberg has a goal and an assist in nine games with Nashville this season. He also has five goals and nine points in nine AHL contests.
Mon, Dec 5, 2016 06:17:00 PM

Pontus Aberg and Adam Pardy will be scratched against the Flyers on Sunday.

Pardy still waits to make his season debut. Through the first nine games of his NHL career, Aberg has just two points. Neither provide much fantasy value, unfortunately.
Sun, Dec 4, 2016 05:40:00 PM

Pontus Aberg should be in the lineup on Thursday night.

He will apparently take the place of Cody Bass in the lineup against the Ottawa Senators. Aberg has one assist in two games with Nashville this year.
Thu, Nov 17, 2016 06:46:00 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Ryan Johansen
2Nick Bonino
3Calle Jarnkrok
4Colton Sissons
LW1Filip Forsberg
2Kevin Fiala
3Scott Hartnell
4Cody McLeod
RW1Viktor Arvidsson
2Craig Smith
3Pontus Aberg
4Austin Watson
5Miikka Salomaki
D1Roman Josi
2P.K. Subban
3Ryan Ellis
4Mattias Ekholm
5Alexei Emelin
6Matt Irwin
7Yannick Weber
8Anthony Bitetto
G1Pekka Rinne
2Juuse Saros