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Nashville Predators

Position
C
 
Jersey
9
Name  Filip Forsberg
Born  8/13/1994
Height  6-1
Weight  186
Shoots  R
4/18/2015 12:35:00 AM
Description: Predators center Filip Forsberg broke the Blackhawks with his third period goal in Game 2 of the Western Conference Quarterfinals on Friday.
Insight: Forsberg stole the puck from Duncan Keith right in front of Corey Crawford and hit the puck into the back of the net. At the time, Nashville was clinging to a one-goal lead, so the score put the Predators up by two. From there, Chicago got very sloppy on defense and allowed to more goals and lost, 6-2. The series is tied 1-1.
 
4/11/2015 10:44:00 PM
Description: Predators center Filip Forsberg had a goal in the season finale on Saturday.
Insight: Forsberg finished the season with 26 goals and 37 assist. He should be taken much earlier in fantasy drafts than he was last fall.
 
3/28/2015 6:33:00 PM
Description: Predators center Filip Forsberg had a goal and two assists with a plus-two rating in the, 4-3, victory over the Islanders on Saturday.
Insight: Forsberg scored the third Nashville goal of the first period. He assisted Mike Fisher's score earlier in the period. Forsberg then assisted Mike Ribeiro's goal in the second stanza. Forsberg has 23 goals and 36 assists in 76 games this season.
 
3/24/2015 10:44:00 PM
Description: Predators center Filip Forsberg netted the overtime winner Tuesday against the Canadiens.
Insight: He scored the winner on the power play, and now has 22 goals, 56 points, and a plus-15 rating through 74 games this season. Mattias Ekholm and Ryan Ellis also scored for Nashville.
 
2/24/2015 10:39:00 PM
Description: Predators center Filip Forsberg scored a goal and had two penalty minutes during Tuesday's victory over the Avalanche.
Insight: Forsberg is a great fantasy option, with 21 goals, 52 points, 18 penalty minutes, and a plus-21 rating through 61 games this season.
 
2/8/2015 6:03:00 PM
Description: Predators center Filip Forsberg scored a power-play goal late in the third period to help Nashville defeat Florida, 3-2, in a shootout on Sunday.
Insight: Forsberg scored, unassisted, on the man advantage with less than five minutes remaining in regulation. He then scored the game-winner in the shootout although fantasy owners really don't care about that. Forsberg has 18 goals and 30 assists with a plus-21 rating in 53 games this season.
 
2/1/2015 4:53:00 PM
Description: Predators center Filip Forsberg had two assists in the, 4-0, victory over the Penguins on Sunday.
Insight: Forsberg assisted Roman Forsberg's goal to start the game and then Mike Fisher's power-play score in the third period. Forsberg has 17 goals and 27 assists in 49 games this season.
 
1/7/2015 2:24:00 PM
Description: Predators center Filip Forsberg has already set the Predators' rookie record for most points in a season.
Insight: Forsberg had an assist in Tuesday's victory over the Hurricanes and that gives him 14 goals and 24 assists this season. The 38 points in 39 games surpasses Alexander Radulov's previous rookie high for Nashville of 37 points in the 2006-2007 season.
 
12/21/2014 10:22:00 AM
Description: Predators center Filip Forsberg scored a goal during Saturday's overtime victory against the Wild.
Insight: He also had five shots on goal and a plus-one rating on the night. Forsberg now has 13 goals, 31 points, and a plus-24 rating through 31 games. He is a top notch option.
 
12/10/2014 9:46:00 AM
Description: Excluding empty-net goals, Predators center Filip Forsberg was the only player to score on Tuesday in the Nashville vs. Colorado game.
Insight: Forsberg scored two minutes into the game, and it was nearly 56 minutes until the next goal. Gabriel Bourque and James Neal added empty-net goals as the Predators won, 3-0. Forsberg assisted the Neal score. Forsberg has 12 goals and 15 assists with a plus-23 rating in 27 games this season.
 
12/4/2014 10:50:00 PM
Description: Predators center Filip Forsberg recorded two points in the victory against the Blues on Thursday.
Insight: Forsberg tied the game at one at the 14:10 mark of the first period. He then assisted Mike Ribeiro's score in the second period. Forsberg has 10 goals and 13 assists in 25 games this season.
 
11/13/2014 10:52:00 PM
Description: Predators center Filip Forsberg recorded three points and five shots on goal in Thursday's loss to the Blues.
Insight: He has been a force this season, and now has 20 points and a +19 rating through only 16 games.
 
11/9/2014 10:50:00 AM
Description: Predators center Filip Forsberg recorded two points in Nashville's 2-1 victory over the Blues.
Insight: He had a goal and an assist, along with five shots on goal and a +2 rating on the night. Forsberg has been tremendous this season, totaling 15 points in 15 games, along with a +15 rating.
 
11/4/2014 10:58:00 PM
Description: Predators center Filip Forsberg scored the team's lone goal in Tuesday's loss to Winnipeg.
Insight: He has played extremely well this season, and now has 12 points, along with a ridiculous +14 rating.
 
11/25/2013 3:28:00 PM
Description: Predators center Filip Forsberg is questionable for Monday's game against Phoenix due to an upper body injury.
Insight: Forsberg, the No. 11 overall pick in the 2012 NHL Draft, has five points in 12 games but is also a -8. The 19-year-old has skated less than 12 minutes per game this season and needs more work to hone his game.
 
11/7/2013 8:20:00 PM
Description: The Predators have sent Filip Forsberg to the AHL.
Insight: Forsberg, the No. 11 overall pick in the 2012 NHL Draft, has five points in 11 games but is also a -8. The 19-year-old has skated less than 12 minutes per game this season.
 
10/4/2013 11:23:00 AM
Description: Nashville center Filip Forsberg is questionable for Friday's game against Colorado with a lower body injury.
Insight: Forsberg did participate in the team's Wednesday practice, but is likely to miss one more game.
 

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