Nashville Predators center Colin Wilson, right, celebrates after scoring a goal against the Chicago Blackhawks during the third period of Game 5 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series Thursday, April 23, 2015, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humph
Mark Humphrey
July 27, 2015

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) The Nashville Predators have signed forward Colin Wilson to a four-year contract worth $15.75 million.

Under terms of the agreement announced Monday, Wilson receives $3.75 million in 2015-16 and $4 million each of the next three seasons. Wilson was a restricted free agent.

The 25-year-old Wilson set career highs in goals (20) and points (42) and tied a personal best in assists (22) in 2014-15. His plus-minus rating of plus-19 led the Predators.

Wilson scored five goals in six games during the Predators' first-round playoff loss to the eventual Stanley Cup champion Chicago Blackhawks.

Wilson, who is 6-foot-1 and 216 pounds, has 77 career goals and 101 assists in 368 NHL games. He has spent his entire NHL career with Nashville.

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