Nicklas Backstrom - C

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Season Stats

Stats for the 2016-2017 season
GPGAP+/-PIMSOGSH%HBSFWFLFO%TOIEVTOIPPTOIPKTOI
90256994164017914.0553776774050.918:2914:4503:0100:42

Recent Stats

Stats for the most recent 10 games
OPPGAP+/-PIMSOGSH%HBSFWFLFO%TOIEVTOIPPTOIPKTOI
PIT112-20333.31010105020:1615:1305:0300:00
PIT0000030204132419:3319:2700:0000:06
TOR000000N/A127133521:5919:5902:0000:00
TOR01100201114115619:3914:5103:2901:19
TOR02212201111134620:5118:3200:3601:43
TOR11200250101496117:3013:1002:2801:52
TOR10110333.3301185826:1221:0704:1400:51
TOR000-10300011154220:3716:2603:2000:51
FLA000002000665017:4215:0102:4100:00
BOS011100N/A00694017:0512:5203:5800:15

Time On Ice

Recent Linemates

Linemates for the most recent 10 games
Forward 1Forward 2Forward 3Frequency
ALEX OVECHKINNICKLAS BACKSTROMTJ OSHIE81.75%
ALEX OVECHKINNICKLAS BACKSTROMJAY BEAGLE4.01%
ANDRE BURAKOVSKYNICKLAS BACKSTROMALEX OVECHKIN1.46%
ALEX OVECHKINNICKLAS BACKSTROMTOM WILSON1.46%
DANIEL WINNIKNICKLAS BACKSTROMALEX OVECHKIN1.22%
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News Updates

DateNews Update
Apr 10, 2016 - 6:59 pmIs not expected to be in the lineup for today's game.
Apr 7, 2016 - 10:29 amIs expected to be in the lineup for today's game.
Apr 5, 2016 - 11:10 amIs not expected to be in the lineup for today's game.
Apr 4, 2016 - 10:24 amIs on the ice for practice.
Apr 2, 2016 - 8:06 pmIs not expected to be in the lineup for today's game.
Apr 1, 2016 - 3:05 pmWill miss tonight's game with an upper-body injury.
Dec 31, 2015 - 4:20 pmIs expected to be in the lineup for today's game.
Oct 17, 2015 - 11:00 amIs expected to be in the lineup for today's game.
Oct 12, 2015 - 10:44 amIs on the ice for practice.
Mar 11, 2015 - 11:37 amIs expected to be in the lineup for today's game.
Mar 11, 2015 - 10:48 amIs not on the ice for the morning skate.
Mar 10, 2015 - 10:43 amIs not participating in practice today due to illness.
Mar 27, 2014 - 11:37 amSays he will play in Saturday's game.
Mar 27, 2014 - 10:27 amIs on the ice for practice.
Mar 25, 2014 - 9:23 pmHas suffered an upper-body injury and his return is questionable.
Mar 4, 2014 - 4:41 pmWill be shut down for the foreseeable future. He is likely done for the season.
Feb 25, 2014 - 11:32 amIs not on the ice for practice.
Feb 6, 2014 - 11:44 amIs not skating today due to an abdominal issue. He is considered day-to-day.
Jan 20, 2014 - 1:03 pmIs expected to be out a few days after receiving an injection for a lower-body injury.
Nov 23, 2013 - 1:33 pmHas been taken off IR; he will backup Harding tonight.
Nov 22, 2013 - 3:07 pmIs on the ice for practice today.
Nov 20, 2013 - 5:25 pmWas on the ice today and faced some shots. May practice with the team in the coming days.
Nov 15, 2013 - 1:53 pmIs considered day-to-day after suffering a concussion.
Nov 14, 2013 - 12:55 pmHas been ruled out for Friday's game.
Nov 13, 2013 - 8:03 pmHas been replaced in net by Josh Harding after a hard collision with Nazem Kadri.
Oct 22, 2013 - 9:02 amExpects to be fully healed in a couple of days.
Oct 9, 2013 - 1:26 pmIs day-to-day with a strained knee.
Oct 8, 2013 - 8:55 pmLeft tonight's game after a collision and was replaced by Josh Harding.
Jun 24, 2013 - 3:55 pmHas signed a three-year contract extension with the Minnesota Wild.
May 11, 2013 - 12:12 pmMissed the playoff series with a sports hernia. He will have surgery.
Feb 25, 2013 - 10:51 amIs not practicing today due to illness.
Feb 17, 2013 - 6:04 pmHas the flu; will backup Kuemper tonight.
Sep 20, 2012 - 5:31 pmSuffered a minor ankle injury while skating on Tuesday.
Mar 31, 2012 - 10:34 amWill play in tonight's game.
Mar 31, 2012 - 10:11 amTaking line rushes with Ovechkin this morning. He might be ready.
Mar 28, 2012 - 11:47 amTraveling with team, but will not play on Thursday.
Mar 28, 2012 - 10:54 amWill be with the Capitals on their trip to Boston.
Mar 26, 2012 - 10:52 amParticipating in full practice this morning.
Mar 24, 2012 - 11:14 amCleared for practice with no restrictions.
Mar 23, 2012 - 5:41 pmLower-body injury. Not traveling with the team.
Mar 19, 2012 - 12:31 pmHealthy again and will backup Harding in net tonight.
Mar 17, 2012 - 11:35 amSkated again this morning.
Mar 15, 2012 - 9:40 amSkating for the 3rd straight day.
Mar 14, 2012 - 10:55 amSkated yesterday and is skating again today.
Mar 13, 2012 - 11:07 amOn the ice this morning taking shots.
Mar 2, 2012 - 5:43 pmBackstrom will miss 2-4 weeks with a groin injury.
Mar 1, 2012 - 8:40 pmBackstrom leaves game with injury. Harding is in the game.
Feb 27, 2012 - 8:53 amHas been placed on LTIR.
Feb 16, 2012 - 11:54 amLooks like Backstrom will start for Minnesota tonight.
Feb 9, 2012 - 10:24 am"I don’t know when I will be able to play again, but I hope I will be ready for the playoffs."

Upcoming Schedule

DateTimeAway TeamHome TeamB2B
2017-05-017:30 PMWashington CapitalsPittsburgh Penguins
2017-05-037:30 PMWashington CapitalsPittsburgh Penguins