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Nicklas Backstrom

Shoots:
Left
Height:
6' 1"
Weight:
208 lbs
Age:
26
Born:
Nov 23, 1987
Gavle, Sweden
Drafted:
2006 - round 1, 4th overall by Was
G A Pts +/- PPG
2014-15 Regular Season
1 5 6 0 0

Backstrom recorded his fifth assist in Wednesday's loss at Edmonton.

Three of Backstrom's five assists have come on the power play.

Backstrom scored his first goal of the season in Thursday's victory over New Jersey.

Backstrom's goal pushed his point total to five through four games. His four assists are tied with John Carlson for the team lead.

Backstrom notched a pair of assists in Tuesday's 6-5 shootout loss to San Jose.

Backstrom has two assists in each of the last two games.

Data provided by STATS LLC.

Next Team Games

Sat, Oct 25

10:00 ET on CBC

WAS (3-1-2, 8 pts)
CGY (5-3-1, 11 pts)

Sun, Oct 26

9:30 ET

WAS (3-1-2, 8 pts)
VAN (4-3-0, 8 pts)

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