“If you get traded, there’s two ways you can look at it,” Forsberg said. “Either that one team doesn’t want you or the other team really wants you. I just decided to look at Nashville really wanted me,"
The Caps dealt their top prospect, but with Martin Erat, they're getting a legitimate top-six forward.
Caps acquire Martin Erat from Nashville and AHL center Michael Latta for top prospect Filip Forsberg.
A breakdown of General Manager George McPhee's comments on top prospects Evgeny Kuznetsov, Filip Forsberg and Tom Wilson.