Nicklas Backstrom - C

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Season Stats

Stats for the 2016-2017 season
GPGAP+/-PIMSOGSH%HBSFWFLFO%TOIEVTOIPPTOIPKTOI
4413304311228615.1261838334252.818:1414:2503:0500:44

Recent Stats

Stats for the most recent 10 games
OPPGAP+/-PIMSOGSH%HBSFWFLFO%TOIEVTOIPPTOIPKTOI
PIT101-30250009104718:2814:2604:0200:00
PHI022221000234016:0413:4402:2000:00
CHI11220110000928214:5914:5900:0000:00
PIT13420250011476717:2313:1603:4200:25
MTL112102501111115015:2513:1301:4500:27
OTT0111010008104416:3913:4902:1300:37
CBJ011101000775016:3512:2604:0900:00
TOR00000201012125018:4215:5901:0301:40
OTT000120N/A02473618:4215:0402:2901:09
NJ011100N/A01574215:0813:1400:5800:56

Time On Ice

Recent Linemates

Linemates for the most recent 10 games
Forward 1Forward 2Forward 3Frequency
ALEX OVECHKINNICKLAS BACKSTROMTJ OSHIE71.29%
ALEX OVECHKINNICKLAS BACKSTROMBRETT CONNOLLY12.54%
ALEX OVECHKINNICKLAS BACKSTROMJAY BEAGLE2.64%
ALEX OVECHKINNICKLAS BACKSTROMJUSTIN WILLIAMS2.64%
DANIEL WINNIKNICKLAS BACKSTROMTJ OSHIE1.65%
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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
2017-01-198:00 PMWashington CapitalsSt. Louis Blues
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2017-01-247:30 PMWashington CapitalsOttawa SenatorsAT
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