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Filip Forsberg Has Fun Against Austria, Score Three in 6-1 Victory

Filip Forsberg managed to grab the first hat-trick of the 2015 World Hockey Championships, scoring a trio in a 6-1 victory over Austria on Sunday. The Swedes may have had a slow start to the contest, but they would still end the first period with the 3-0 lead. Ten minutes after taking a penalty, Nashville Predators star Filip Forsberg scored a great goal on an individual effort...
Via The Hockey House
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Shoot To Thrill – The History of Hockey’s Shootout

When the shootout was installed as a tiebreaker in the NHL regular season, it has occasionally meant the difference between teams making the playoffs and missing the playoffs. Rangers’ fans will always remember 2010 when they missed the playoffs after losing in a shootout to the Philadelphia Flyers on the last game of the season. On the International stage, fans will never forget...
Via Islanders Insight
March 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: How Filip Forsberg has Lead Nashville Predators to the Top

Filip Forsberg #9 of the Nashville Predators scores the game winning goal during the shootout against goaltender Roberto Luongo #1 of the Florida Panthers at the BB&T Center on February 8, 2015. (Mandatory Credit: ESPN/Getty Images) Coming into this season, who would’ve guessed it? Nashville sitting on top of the league with 82 points. This season is backwards from last season...
Via The Sports Journal
February 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Ex-Avs star Forsberg proud, humbled by Hall of Fame induction

  Peter Forsberg spent his playing days thinking about winning, not about the Hall of Fame. On Thursday, the former Colorado Avalanche star reflected on the honor he received earlier this week when he was inducted into the exclusive hockey club. "My kids and grandkids are going to go there and say, `Peter was a pretty good player.' It's an awesome feeling, and seeing my name and...
Via AP on Fox
November 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Forsberg proud, humbled by Hall of Fame induction

DENVER (AP) Peter Forsberg spent his playing days thinking about winning, not about the Hall of Fame. On Thursday, the former Colorado Avalanche star reflected on the honor he received earlier this week when he was inducted into the exclusive hockey club. Forsberg is the sixth Avalanche player to go into hockey's Hall of Fame. He joined Joe Sakic, Patrick Roy, Ray Bourque, Jari...
Via AP on Fox
November 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Avs Forsberg, Blake inducted into Hockey Hall of Fame

The Colorado Avalanche have more former players that will soon be enshrined in the Hockey Hall of Fame (HHOF). On June 23rd, the HHOF class for the 2014 season was announced, and it included two former Avs, Peter Forsberg and Rob Blake. PETER FORSBERG Forsberg is a part of the 2014 HHOF Class “Peter The Great” is one of the major reasons I ever started watching hockey. He was...
June 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Two Colorado Avalanche to enter Hockey Hall of Fame

Four individuals have been elected to enter the Hockey Hall of Fame in the Player Category. Former Avalanche players Rob Blake and Peter Forsberg are among the 2014 inductees. Ontario native, Rob Blake began his career at Bowling Green State University. The defender turned pro in 1990 joining the Los Angeles Kings, sparking 20 seasons in the National Hockey League. Over his years...
Via Mile High Sports
June 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Olympic Hockey: Peter Forsberg Says Having Canadian Refs In Gold Medal Game Is ‘ Joke’

Canada and Sweden will meet Sunday for the gold medal in men’s hockey at the 2014 Winter Olympics, and when the puck drops, there will be nine Canadians on the ice. That’s not because Canadian head coach Mike Babcock found some sort of super-secret Olympic hockey rule loophole, though. That’s because three of the four on-ice officials picked to officiate the gold medal game...
February 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Filip Forsberg to join Team Sweden on Monday

Swedish media outlet Aftonbladet is reporting this morning that Nashville Predators prospect Filip Forsberg will, indeed, play for Sweden in the 2014 World Junior Championships. Preds Head Coach Barry Trotz told The First Quarter on 102.5 The Game last week that the team would allow him to play in the tournament, provided he’s cleared to return to action. “Only injury can stop...
Via Section 303
December 21, 2013  |  Discuss

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