Predators Dante Fabbro latest player who filed for salary arbitration to sign new contract

dante fabro
Feb 20, 2021; Columbus, Ohio, USA; Columbus Blue Jackets left wing Nick Foligno (71) battles for position against Nashville Predators defenseman Dante Fabbro (57) in the third period at Nationwide Arena. Mandatory Credit: Aaron Doster-USA TODAY Sports

The Nashville Predators re-signed defenseman Dante Fabbro to a two-year, $4.8 million contract on Thursday.

He’s the latest player who filed for salary arbitration to ink a new deal.

Dante Fabbro signs a new deal

The 23-year-old restricted free agent set career highs in assists (10), points (12) and average time on ice (19:19) in 40 games in 2020-21, his second full season with the team.

The Predators’ first-round pick (17th overall) in 2016, Fabbro has 24 points (eight goals, 16 assists) and 61 penalty minutes in 108 career NHL games.

–Field Level Media