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Peter Forsberg
Peter Forsberg
( PEE-tuhr FOHRS-buhrg)
Number: 21
Height: 6' 0"
Weight: 205
Shoots: Left
Born: Jul 20, 1973
Birthplace: Ornskoldsvik, Sweden
Acquired: Acquired by Nashville from Philadelphia for forward Scottie Upshall, defenseman Ryan Parent, and a first-round and a third-round selection in the 2007 NHL Entry Draft on Feb. 15, 2007.
Drafted: PHI / 1991 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 1st (6th overall)

- Made his season debut on Feb. 11 at Columbus, his first NHL game since the 2008 playoffs (April 29, 2008 vs. Detroit).
- Signed by Colorado on Feb. 6.
- Helped the Avalanche win two Stanley Cup championships during his 11 seasons with the franchise.
- Captured the 2003 Hart Trophy, 2003 Art Ross Trophy and won the Calder Trophy in 1994-95.
- Named to the NHL’s First All-Star Team on three occasions (1997-98, 1998-99 and 2002-03) and was selected to seven NHL All-Star Games.
- Has tallied 885 points (249g/636a) in 708 regular season games.
- Ranks 10th all-time in points-per-game (1.25) and fourth in assists-per-game (.898). 
- Only Wayne Gretzky (1.320), Mario Lemieux (1.129) and Bobby Orr (.982) averaged more assists-per-game during their NHL careers.
- Also averages better than a point-per-game in the playoffs, tallying 171 points (64g/107a) in 151 postseason games.
- Stands fourth on the franchise’s all-time scoring list with 755 points (217g/538a) in 591 games.

* Scored two goals and posted a +2 rating in Game 2 of the WCQ vs. San Jose (4/13). * Had an assist and twice as many hits (8) than any player on either roster in Game 1 of the WCQ vs. San Jose (4/11). 2006-07 REGULAR SEASON * Nashville went 10-4-3 with him in the lineup. * Scored a goal in Nashville's 4-1 win vs. St. Louis (4/5). * Posted assists on the Predators' first two goals at Edmonton (3/24) * Assisted on both Nashville goals at Calgary (3/22). * Missed six games (3/4-3/14) with an upper-body injury. * Registered three assists, including a helper on the game-winner in a 6-3 win at Los Angeles (3/3). * His first points as a Predator came in the form of an assist and the game-winning goal in overtime in a 4-3 victory over Detroit (2/24). * Acquired by Nashville on Feb. 15 and made his Nashville debut vs. Minnesota on Feb. 17. * Posted 40 points (11g-29a) in 40 games with the Flyers this season. * 2006-07 shootouts: 1 for 6 (1 GDG) is the official Web site of the Nashville Predators and are trademarks of the Nashville Predators.  NHL, the NHL Shield, the word mark and image of the Stanley Cup and NHL Conference logos are registered trademarks of the National Hockey League. All NHL logos and marks and NHL team logos and marks as well as all other proprietary materials depicted herein are the property of the NHL and the respective NHL teams and may not be reproduced without the prior written consent of NHL Enterprises, L.P. Copyright © 1999-2013 Nashville Predators and the National Hockey League. All Rights Reserved.

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