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Peter Forsberg

  1. 20 years ago, Eric Lindros got booed out of Quebec City

    Oct 13, 2012, 1:45 PM EDT

    Eric Lindros

    His forced trade to Philadelphia changed two franchises.

  2. Swedish prospect getting comparisons to Peter Forsberg

    Sep 23, 2012, 3:08 PM EDT

    Elias Lindholm

    Elias Lindholm should go high in the 2013 draft.

  3. Nicklas Backstrom drawing Peter Forsberg comparisons

    May 7, 2012, 12:58 PM EDT

    Backstrom

    From his Capitals teammates, mind you.

  4. Henrik Zetterberg scores a shootout stunner

    Jan 12, 2012, 11:34 PM EDT

    Henrik Zetterberg, Mike Smith

    Call it Forsbergian if you’d like.

  5. Forsberg backs off claim that Sweden threw a game in 2006 Olympics

    Dec 21, 2011, 1:03 PM EDT

    Peter Forsberg

    Hey, who doesn’t lose 3-0 to Slovakia with a lineup filled with stars?

  6. Sedin denies Sweden tanked game in 2006 Olympics

    Dec 19, 2011, 6:37 PM EDT

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    Henrik Sedin

    “When you put that jersey on, you want to win games.”

  7. PHT Morning Skate: In which Sweden tanked a game in the 2006 Olympics

    Dec 19, 2011, 7:00 AM EDT

    Peter Forsberg

    Peter Forsberg says they helped make their road to gold a lot easier by losing. That and more in the morning skate.

  8. Video: Watch Nick Foligno bring back memories of Peter Forsberg

    Dec 8, 2011, 8:30 AM EDT

    Washington Capitals v Ottawa Senators

    What Nick Foligno (!!!) did against Washington last night made us all think of Peter Forsberg.

  9. Peter Forsberg’s jersey retirement ends an era in Colorado

    Oct 8, 2011, 7:32 PM EDT

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    Peter Forsberg

    If it wasn’t already clear enough, the Avalanche can say officially say goodbye to their great first generation of hockey now that Peter Forsberg’s jersey number will be retired.

  10. Chris Drury retires from NHL after 12 seasons

    Aug 19, 2011, 12:03 PM EDT

    Chris Drury

    After 12 seasons and an injury riddled 2010-2011 season, Chris Drury is hanging it up for good and retiring from the NHL leaving a legacy as a leader and clutch performer.

  11. Best and worst sweaters of all-time: Colorado Avalanche

    Aug 11, 2011, 8:27 PM EDT

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    Joe Sakic

    The Avalanche sweaters might be pretty good, but compared to what they were running with in their past it’s tough to keep up with a legendary look.

  12. Avalanche will retire Peter Forsberg’s No. 21 with the Red Wings in town

    Jun 30, 2011, 2:09 PM EDT

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    The Avalanche will retire Peter Forsberg’s No. 21 in a ceremony on opening night. The best part might be that it will take place before a game against the Red Wings.

  13. Mikael Granlund’s World Championship lacrosse goal is officially stamp-worthy

    May 27, 2011, 12:24 PM EDT

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    How good was Minnesota Wild prospect Mikael Granlund’s goal at the 2011 World Championships? Finland put it on a stamp.

  14. Ulf Samuelsson becomes the new head coach of Swedish Elite League team MODO

    May 2, 2011, 2:12 PM EDT

    Detroit Red Wings v Phoenix Coyotes

    Ulf Samuelsson will be the next head coach for Swedish Elite League team MODO, leaving his spot as the assistant coach of the Phoenix Coyotes.

  15. What’s Peter Forsberg up to? He’s the new assistant GM for MODO

    Apr 20, 2011, 2:39 PM EDT

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    Peter Foresberg

    After what looks like his final failed NHL comeback, Peter Forsberg begins his post-playing career as the assistant GM for MODO of the Swedish Elite League.

  16. Veteran defenseman Adam Foote set to announce retirement tomorrow

    Apr 7, 2011, 12:49 PM EDT

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    Adam Foote

    The Avalanche will wave goodbye to one of the final members of their Cup winning teams, as Adam Foote is expected to announce his retirement on Friday.

  17. Peter Forsberg on retirement: “I hope people remember that… I gave everything”

    Feb 14, 2011, 9:27 PM EDT

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    Peter Forsberg’s retirement from the NHL makes fans in Denver and throughout the world a little sadder today.

  18. Peter Forsberg cuts his comeback short, could this finally be it?

    Feb 14, 2011, 12:28 PM EDT

    Peter Forsberg

    Peter Forsberg’s comeback is over. There’s a good chance that he’ll never play another NHL game.

  19. Peter Forsberg’s return cannot stop Avs’ skid, Columbus beats Colorado 3-1

    Feb 11, 2011, 10:03 PM EDT

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    Peter Forsberg, Kris Russell

    Peter Forsberg looked pretty solid in his first NHL game in three years, but the Avalanche were still hapless in their sixth straight loss, as Columbus beat them 3-1.

  20. Foppa Mania: Peter Forsberg makes his NHL return tonight against Columbus

    Feb 11, 2011, 12:34 PM EDT

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    It’s official: Peter Forsberg makes his return to NHL action tonight against Columbus.

  21. Predators acquire Mike Fisher from Senators in exchange for first rounder, conditional pick

    Feb 10, 2011, 1:10 PM EDT

    Mike Fisher, Daniel Alfredsson

    The Predators attempted to fill a serious need at center by acquiring Mike Fisher from the Senators, sending their 2011 first rounder and a conditional 2012 pick that could be a second or third rounder to Ottawa. Somewhere, Carrie Underwood is smiling.

  22. Visa issues will keep Peter Forsberg out of Colorado’s game against Minnesota

    Feb 9, 2011, 7:45 PM EDT

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    Visa issues will keep Peter Forsberg out of Colorado’s upcoming game against the Wild, but he’s expected to return against Columbus or Nashville this weekend.

  23. A new roadblock for Peter Forsberg’s comeback: ‘immigration issues’

    Feb 7, 2011, 7:21 PM EDT

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    Peter Forsberg

    While most of those problems will likely be related to his health – particularly an eternally wonky foot – immigration issues present the first hurdle for Peter Forsberg’s latest NHL return.

  24. Decision made: Peter Forsberg will make his NHL return, sign contract with Avalanche

    Feb 6, 2011, 12:30 PM EDT

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    For better or for worse, Peter Forsberg decided to resume his NHL career with the Colorado Avalanche, according to Adrian Dater. Dater reports that Forsberg will not play in Monday’s game against the Phoenix Coyotes, though. Forsberg needed to make a decision (and sign a contract) by the end of today to be able to…

  25. Peter Forsberg could make comeback decision as early as Sunday

    Feb 6, 2011, 12:40 AM EDT

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    NHL.com reports that Peter Forsberg could make a decision regarding his latest comeback attempt as early as Sunday.

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