Filip Forsberg RUMORS & NEWS

  • Predators working on Filip Forsberg contract extension

    The Score "Nashville Predators general manager David Poile updated the statuses of several pending free agents during his team's end-of-season press conference Wednesday, revealing that negotiations have begun on a contract extension for star forward Filip Forsberg. "The goal and intention is there on..." May 18

  • Predators' Forsberg, Josi battled playoff injuries

    The Score "Playing injured in the Stanley Cup Playoffs isn't uncommon, just ask a pair of Nashville Predators stars. Regular-season leading scorer Filip Forsberg told reporters Saturday he suffered a back injury, and still isn't 100 percent healthy, while top-pairing defenseman Roman Josi played through a..." May 14

  • Forsberg ties Predators single-season goal record with 33rd tally

    The Score "When Nashville Predators general manager David Poile traded for Filip Forsberg, he struck absolute gold. Poile snatched the 11th overall pick in 2012 from the Washington Capitals in exchange for Martin Erat and Michael Latta in April of 2013, a move that has paid huge dividends for the..." April 08

  • 3 years on, Forsberg trade a franchise-changer for the Predators

    The Score "On April 3, 2013, the Nashville Predators and Washington Capitals pulled off a trade that the hockey world might not have believed if they'd announced it two days earlier. The Predators acquired forward Filip Forsberg from the Capitals in exchange for a package including Martin Erat and Michael..." March 23

  • Getzlaf, Ovechkin and Forsberg named stars of February

    NHL.com "Anaheim Ducks center Ryan Getzlaf, Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin and Nashville Predators left wing Filip Forsberg have been named the NHL's "Three Stars" for the month of February. FIRST STAR - RYAN GETZLAF, C, ANAHEIM DUCKS Getzlaf led all players with 6-14-20 and a +13 rating..." March 01

  • NHL Three Stars of the Week: Forsberg, Callahan, Condon

    Today's Slapshot "The National Hockey League has announced their Three Stars of the week, ending February 28th as: Nashville Predators left wing Filip Forsberg, Tampa Bay Lightning right wing Ryan Callahan and Montreal Canadiens goaltender Mike Condon. First Star – Flip Forsberg Forsberg earned two natural..." February 29

  • Filip Forsberg returns to Washington a budding star

    USA Today "In a moment of candor earlier this season, Washington Capitals general manager Brian MacLellan reflected on the April 3, 2013, trade that sent forward Filip Forsberg to the Nashville Predators. "I think he's played well," said MacLellan, who was Washington's assistant general manager at the..." March 27

  • Nashville Predators Rookie Filip Forsberg Named to All-Star Game

    NHL.com "The National Hockey League announced today that Nashville Predators rookie forward Filip Forsberg has been named to the 2015 Honda NHL All-Star Game on Sunday afternoon (4 p.m. CT, NBCSN). Forsberg – who was already slated to head to Columbus this weekend to participate in the rookie portion of..." January 22

  • Predators' Forsberg named NHL Rookie of Month

    NHL.com "Nashville Predators center Filip Forsberg, who led all rookies with nine goals, 15 points and a +9 rating in 13 games, has been named the NHL Rookie of the Month for November. Forsberg edged Winnipeg Jets goaltender Michael Hutchinson (4-0-2, 1.22 GAA, .958 SV%, 1 SO in 6 GP), Florida Panthers..." December 01

  • Predators' Forsberg blossoming into dynamic star

    NHL.com "Rookie forward Filip Forsberg is off to a great start this season for the Nashville Predators and has solidified himself as an early favorite for the Calder Trophy. Forsberg spent some time with the Predators in each of the past two seasons, playing five games in the 2012-13 season after being..." November 27

  • Predators' Filip Forsberg among top NHL rookies

    Tennessean "The Filip Forsberg factor on the Predators' scoresheet is evident through the first six games this season. He's second among NHL rookies in scoring (1 goal, 4 assists) and has played well enough to be moved back to the top line with center Mike Ribeiro and winger James Neal. "Mike is a..." October 23

  • Forsberg reassigned to Milwaukee

    Tennessean "It’s unclear how Nashville will proceed with Forsberg for the rest of the season. He had an excellent World Junior championship — garnering MVP honors. But he needs to play in order to develop. He was averaging just 11:41 per-game in Nashville. If anything, at the WJC, Forsberg displayed his..." January 10

  • Nashville Predators Reassign Forsberg to Milwaukee

    NHL.com "Nashville Predators President of Hockey Operations/General Manager David Poile announced today that the club has reassigned forward Filip Forsberg to Milwaukee (AHL). Forsberg, 19 (8/13/94), has been sidelined the past 15 games with an upper-body injury. The Ostervala, Sweden native has posted..." December 18

  • After AHL scoring spree, Forsberg recalled by Nashville

    Pro Hockey Talk "It took Filip Forsberg four AHL games to show he needed to be back in the NHL. Forsberg, Nashville’s 19-year-old forward prospect, was recalled to the Predators on Thursday after scoring six points (1G, 5A) in four games with AHL Milwaukee, the club announced. Expectations were high for..." November 14

  • Beck recalled, Forsberg sent down

    Tennessean "Here’s a press release from the Predators about their roster move earlier today: Nashville Predators President of Hockey Operations/General Manager David Poile announced today that the club has recalled forward Taylor Beck from Milwaukee (AHL) and has assigned forward Filip Forsberg to the..." November 08

  • Predators expecting big things from Forsberg

    CSN Washington "For however long Martin Erat and Michael Latta are members of the Capitals fans will be measuring their production against the progress of Nashville Predators forward prospect Filip Forsberg. That progress may be easily monitored next season because Forsberg is expected to make Nashville’s NHL..." July 28

  • Predators' Filip Forsberg bracing for full NHL season

    Tennessean "When Predators forward prospect Filip Forsberg discusses his recent high school graduation back home in Sweden, he does so in his typical understated nature. “It was great, of course,” he said. “It was a big moment for me, and I’m proud of it.” While that was clearly an important day in the..." July 11