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By the Numbers: Filip Forsberg

The Nashville Predators locked up star forward Filip Forsberg for another eight years on Monday, shortly before free agency opens on Wednesday. Forsberg is coming off the best season of his NHL career. In 2021-22, the Leksand, Sweden native set career highs with 42 goals, 42 assists and 84 points in just 69 games.
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Predators Sign Filip Forsberg to Eight-Year, $68 Million Contract

Franchise's All-Time Leading Goal Scorer Signs Deal to Keep Him in SMASHVILLE Through 2029-30 Campaign. Nashville, Tenn. (July 11, 2022) - Nashville Predators President of Hockey Operations/General Manager David Poile announced today that the team has signed forward Filip Forsberg to an eight-year, $68 million contract. The deal will keep the Predators' all-time leading goal scorer in Nashville through the 2029-30 season and carries an annual average value (AAV) of $8.5 million.
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Predators' Filip Forsberg Signing Is Official

The Nashville Predators officially announced the signing of Filip Forsberg on Monday. Forsberg and the Predators reportedly agreed upon the new contract on Saturday, but now it is official. The long-time Pred inked an eight-year, $68 million deal that could keep him in Nashville for his entire career. Forsberg has...
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Predators sign Filip Forsberg to $68M, 8-year contract

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Nashville Predators have re-signed Filip Forsberg to a $68 million, eight-year contract with an $8.5 million annual salary cap hit. The deal keeps the winger around instead of hitting the open market when free agency opens next week. Forsberg set career highs with 42...
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Predators sign Filip Forsberg to $68M, 8-year contract

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Nashville Predators have re-signed Filip Forsberg to a $68 million, eight-year contract with an $8.5 million annual salary cap hit. The team announced the deal Saturday, getting Forsberg locked up before he could hit the open market when NHL free agency opens next week. He’s now under contract through 2030. Forsberg, who turns 28 in August, is coming off the best season of his career. The native of Ostervala, Sweden, set career highs with 42 goals, 42 assists and 84 points in just 69 games. Forsberg had eight game-winning goals, one shy of the nine he had in the 2016-17 season. He ranked third in scoring for the Predators, trailing captain Roman Josi and Matt Duchene, who set the franchise record for goals in a season with 43.
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Filip Forsberg, Predators agree to eight-year, $68M contract

Filip Forsberg isn’t leaving Nashville anytime soon as the Predators announced that they’ve agreed to an eight-year contract with the winger. While financial terms weren’t officially disclosed, 104.5 The Zone’s Dawn Davenport was the first to report that the deal is worth around $70M; Daily Faceoff’s Frank Seravalli confirms that the deal carries an $8.5M AAV and is worth a total of $68M.
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Predators announce eight-year deal for Filip Forsberg

The Nashville Predators agreed to terms on an eight-year contract with Filip Forsberg, the team announced Saturday morning. According to Frank Seravalli of Daily Faceoff, the deal is worth $68 million. Forsberg, 27, was drafted by the Washington Capitals in 2011 before he was acquired by the Predators in an...
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Predators Sign Filip Forsberg to Eight-Year Extension

After what seemed like a tough negotiation, the Nashville Predators have finally locked in their face of the franchise. On Saturday, the Predators and star-winger Filip Forsberg agreed to an eight-year deal worth an average annual value of $8.5 million. This deal will tie Forsberg with the Predators until the 2029-30 season.
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