With 71 points, Backstrom is one behind John Tavares for the NHL lead.
Backstrom leads the league with 51 assists, and he's tied for second with 69 points.
Backstrom is shining brightly with 67 points.
Backstrom has two goals and five assists in his last six games.
Backstrom is playing extremely well with seven goals and four assists over his last eight games.
Backstrom has five goals and four assists over his last six games, pushing his season point total to a team-leading 34.
Backstrom scored two second period goals and completed the natural hat trick early in the third. He now has eight goals on the season, to go with 22 assists.
Backstrom is averaging exactly 1.0 point per game with five goals and 22 assists in 27 contests.
This snapped a three-game point drought.
Three of Backstrom's five assists have come on the power play.