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The Waiver Wire – For The Week of October 26 – November 1
Even Better Than You Think
Filip Forsberg RW, NSH – After being taken 11th-overall by Nashville in the 2012, there were a lot of expectations the placed on the young Swede to help solidify the traditionally weak Predator offense. While it's taken him a few years of seasoning in the minors, Forsberg is now showing the promise that was hoped for from someone with such a famous hockey last name. His seven points in seven games, alongside a responsible plus-nine rating indicates that he's a budding star in the NHL, and far better than you think. If you're in a respectably deep league, check to see if you can grab him off the wire, or make a reasonable trade to get him. We think that the projections of 35 points in 55 games this year are far lower than what he's going to end up with.
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