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Professional hockey player

Peter Forsberg, Swedish Professional hockey player. Named to Swedish League All-Star team, 1991-1992; named Swedish League Player of Year, 1993-1994, National Hockey League Rookie of Year, Sporting News, 1994-1995; recipient Calder Memorial award 1994-1995; member Gold Medal winning Swedish Olympic Team, 1994.

Background

Forsberg, Peter was born on July 20, 1973 in Ornskoldsvik, Sweden.

Career

Center MoDo (Swedish Elite League), Sweden, 1990-1994, 2004—2005, 2008—2010, Quebec Nordiques, Colorado Avalanche, 1994—2005, 2008, since 2011, Philadelphia Flyers, 2005—2007, Nashville Predators, 2007. Member Team Sweden, Olympic Games, Lillehammer, Norway, 1994, Nagano, Japan, 98, Torino, Italy, 2006, Vancouver, 10, Team Sweden, World Cup of Hockey, 1996, 2004.

Achievements

  • Achievements include being a member of gold medal Swedish Hockey Team, Lillehammer Olympics, Norway, 1994, Torino Olympics, Italy, 2006. Being a member of Stanley Cup Champion Colorado Avalanche, 1996, 2001.