Arlington, VA (Sports Network) - The Washington Capitals signed forward Filip
Forsberg to a three-year, entry-level contract on Friday.
The 17-year-old Forsberg was selected 11th overall by the Capitals in last
month's NHL Entry Draft.
In 43 games with Leksand in the second division of Sweden's senior league last
season, Forsberg totaled eight goals and nine assists.
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