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Sweden Filip Forsberg
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# Player GP G A TP
1. Peyton Krebs 24 13 30 43
2. Ben McCartney 24 13 24 37
3. Cole Fonstad 23 16 18 34
4. Gage Goncalves 23 12 22 34
5. Justin Sourdif 22 11 23 34
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
LW/RW
Age
26
Height
6'2" / 187 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
205 lbs / 93 kg
Nation
Shoots
R
Youth Team
Contract
21/22
Cap Hit
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Highlights
1-time U20 WJC Gold Medal 1
1-time World Championship Gold Medal 1
2-time U18 WJC Silver Medal 2
2-time U20 WJC Silver Medal 2

A highly skilled two-way player. Forsberg is blessed with first class hockey sense and puck skills. He is a creative player, somewhat flashy, and can do the unexpected. In addition to being a great stick handler, he has also a very powerful shot and overall the tools to become a high scoring player. Furthermore, he skates well and takes care of his defensive responsibilities. Has good size, but could use more strength. Could also be more consistent. (EP 2012)

Brother: Fredrik Forsberg, Cousin: Linus Carlsson

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2008-09 Leksands IF U16 U16 SM 8 13 4 17 10 |
Leksands IF J18 2 J18 Div.1 15 12 9 21 14 |
2009-10 Leksands IF U16 U16 SM 3 4 3 7 6 |
Leksands IF J18 J18 Elit 16 10 6 16 12 14 |
Leksands IF J18 J18 Allsvenskan 15 11 10 21 10 9 | Playoffs 4 5 3 8 0 6
Leksands IF J20 J20 SuperElit 0 0 0 0 0 | Playoffs 5 0 0 0 0 -1
Sweden U16 (all) International-Jr 11 8 1 9 37 |
2010-11 Leksands IF J18 J18 Elit 1 0 3 3 2 3 |
Leksands IF J18 J18 Allsvenskan 2 1 2 3 2 1 | Playoffs 6 2 2 4 2 -2
Leksands IF J20 J20 SuperElit 36 21 19 40 22 30 |
Leksands IF HockeyAllsvenskan 10 1 0 1 0 -1 | Qualification 6 0 1 1 0 1
Sweden U17 (all) International-Jr 3 1 1 2 2 |
Sweden U18 WJC-18 6 4 2 6 2 7 |
Sweden U18 (all) International-Jr 11 6 4 10 10 9 |
2011-12 Leksands IF J18 J18 Elit 1 0 2 2 0 2 |
Leksands IF J20 J20 SuperElit 6 0 1 1 2 0 |
Leksands IF HockeyAllsvenskan 43 8 9 17 33 3 | Kvalserien SHL 10 2 1 3 0 -2
Sweden U18 “C” WJC-18 6 5 2 7 6 -1 |
Sweden U18 (all) International-Jr 16 10 5 15 12 8 |
Sweden U20 WJC-20 6 0 1 1 2 -1 |
Sweden U20 (all) International-Jr 11 5 4 9 4 1 |
2012-13 Leksands IF HockeyAllsvenskan 38 15 18 33 16 11 | Kvalserien SHL 9 5 4 9 6 7
Nashville Predators NHL 5 0 1 1 0 -5 |
Sweden U20 “C” WJC-20 6 3 2 5 0 1 |
Sweden U20 (all) International-Jr 14 6 7 13 10 3 |
Sweden (all) International 2 1 1 2 2 1 |
2013-14 Nashville Predators NHL 13 1 4 5 4 -8 |
Milwaukee Admirals AHL 47 15 19 34 14 7 | Playoffs 3 1 1 2 0 0
Sweden U20 “C” WJC-20 7 4 8 12 2 3 |
Sweden U20 (all) International-Jr 7 4 8 12 2 3 |
2014-15 Nashville Predators NHL 82 26 37 63 24 15 | Playoffs 6 4 2 6 4 1
Sweden WC 8 8 1 9 10 5 |
Sweden (all) International 8 8 1 9 10 5 |
2015-16 Nashville Predators NHL 82 33 31 64 47 1 | Playoffs 14 2 2 4 2 -11
2016-17 Nashville Predators NHL 82 31 27 58 32 -4 | Playoffs 22 9 7 16 14 14
Sweden WCup 4 1 1 2 2 1 |
Sweden (all) International 4 1 2 3 0 3 |
2017-18 Nashville Predators “A” NHL 67 26 38 64 38 27 | Playoffs 13 7 9 16 2 2
Sweden (all) International 4 2 1 3 0 4 |
Sweden WC 4 2 1 3 0 4 |
2018-19 Nashville Predators “A” NHL 64 28 22 50 26 8 | Playoffs 6 1 1 2 6 -2
2019-20 Nashville Predators “A” NHL 63 21 27 48 29 -7 | Playoffs 4 3 2 5 2 1
2020-21 Nashville Predators “A” NHL 39 12 20 32 16 -9 | Playoffs 6 2 1 3 4 0
2021-22 Nashville Predators “A” NHL - - - - - |
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Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2008-09 Dalarna Rikspucken 9 4 3 7 4 |
2009-10 Dalarna TV-Pucken 7 7 8 15 4 |
2011-12 Sweden U18 Hlinka Gretzky Cup 5 4 1 5 2 6 |
Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 1 47 15 19 34 0.72 14 7 | 1 3 1 1 2 0.67 0 0
Hlinka Gretzky Cup 1 5 4 1 5 1.00 2 6 | 0
HockeyAllsvenskan 3 91 24 27 51 0.56 49 13 | 3 25 7 6 13 0.52 6 6
International 4 18 12 5 17 0.94 12 13 | 0
International-Jr 5 73 40 30 70 0.96 77 24 | 0
J18 Allsvenskan 2 17 12 12 24 1.41 12 10 | 2 10 7 5 12 1.20 2 4
J18 Div.1 1 15 12 9 21 1.40 14 - | 0
J18 Elit (J18 Region) 3 18 10 11 21 1.17 14 19 | 0
J20 SuperElit (J20 Nationell) 3 42 21 20 41 0.98 24 30 | 1 5 0 0 0 0.00 0 -1
NHL 10 497 178 207 385 0.77 216 18 | 7 71 28 24 52 0.73 34 5
Rikspucken 1 9 4 3 7 0.78 4 - | 0
TV-Pucken 1 7 7 8 15 2.14 4 - | 0
U16 SM 2 11 17 7 24 2.18 16 - | 0
WC 2 12 10 2 12 1.00 10 9 | 0
WCup 1 4 1 1 2 0.50 2 1 | 0
WJC-18 2 12 9 4 13 1.08 8 6 | 0
WJC-20 3 19 7 11 18 0.95 4 3 | 0
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Shooting Accuracy
17
Puckhandling
17
Passing
17
Teamwork
16

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Player Connections
Player Period Teams
Roman Josi (D) 2012-2022 10 Nashville Predators
Mattias Ekholm (D) 2012-2022 10 Nashville Predators, Sweden, Sweden (WCup), Sweden (all)
Pekka Rinne (G) 2012-2021 9 Milwaukee Admirals, Nashville Predators
Calle Järnkrok (F) 2012-2021 9 Milwaukee Admirals, Nashville Predators, Sweden (all)

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Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
10/04/2018
10/04/2018 Confirmed Sibir Novosibirsk SKA St. Petersburg
06/27/2016
06/27/2016 Extension Nashville Predators Nashville Predators
04/03/2013
04/03/2013 Confirmed Washington Capitals Nashville Predators
07/13/2012
07/13/2012 Confirmed Leksands IF Washington Capitals
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Player Biography and Trivia

Drafted 2011, 2 #41 overall by Sibir Novosibirsk in the KHL Draft

Cult/Star player for Leksands IF

Cult/Star player for Leksands IF J20

Cult/Star player for Nashville Predators

Career transactions
- 2013-04-03 • Traded to the Nashville Predators for Martin Erat and Michael Latta | Full story
- 2012-07-13 • Signed to a three-year entry-level contract by the Washington Capitals | $4,475,000 | Full story

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