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David Backes
NUMBER: 42 BIRTHDATE: May 1, 1984  (AGE 30)
HEIGHT: 6' 3" BIRTHPLACE: Minneapolis, MN, United States
WEIGHT: 221 DRAFTED: STL / 2003 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 2nd   (62nd overall)

2013-2014 SEASON STATISTICS

 GPGAP+/-PIMPPSHGWGSS%
REGULAR SEASON7427305714119100516516.4
LEAGUE RANK261st33rd95th56th64th17th13th137th28th128th48th
PLAYOFFS4011-3200070.0
LEAGUE RANK272nd198th180th226th281st202nd82nd18th70th226th198th

LAST 5 GAMES  2013-2014 

 GAP+/-PIMPPGSHGSS%ShiftsTOIFO%
Apr 27 '14 STL @ CHI000000030.03319:1350.00
Apr 25 '14 CHI @ STL000-200020.03421:3535.00
Apr 19 '14 CHI @ STL000000010.03219:2455.56
Apr 17 '14 CHI @ STL011-120010.05733:3351.85
Apr 8 '14 WSH @ STL000000010.0138:12100.00

CAREER REGULAR SEASON STATISTICS

SEASONTEAMGPGAP+/-PIMPPGSHGGWGSS%
1999-2000 Spring Lake Park Panthers-High-MN 2417 20 37
2000-2001 Spring Lake Park Panthers-High-MN 2429 46 75
2001-2002 Chicago Steel-USHL 2531 36 67
2001-2002 Lincoln Stars-USHL 3011 10 21 54
2002-2003 Lincoln Stars-USHL 5728 41 69 126
2003-2004 Minnesota State-Mankato-WCHA 3916 21 37 66
2004-2005 Minnesota State-Mankato-WCHA 3817 23 40 55
2005-2006 Minnesota State-Mankato-WCHA 3813 29 42 91
2005-2006 Peoria Rivermen-AHL 125 5 10 6 10 1 0 0
2006-2007Blues4910 13 23 6 37 2 0 2 8911.2
2006-2007 Peoria Rivermen-AHL 3110 3 13 -10 47 7 0 3
2006-2007 United States-WC-A 71 2 3 6
2007-2008Blues7213 18 31 -11 99 3 0 2 12910.1
2007-2008 United States-WC-A 60 1 1 35
2008-2009Blues8231 23 54 -3 165 6 2 1 20814.9
2008-2009 United States-WC-A 91 4 5 33
2009-2010Blues7917 31 48 -4 106 5 0 3 16310.4
2009-2010 United States-Olympics 61 2 3 2
2010-2011Blues8231 31 62 32 93 5 0 2 21114.7
2011-2012Blues8224 30 54 15 101 8 2 4 23410.3
2012-2013Blues486 22 28 5 62 1 0 1 1006.0
2013-2014Blues7427 30 57 14 119 10 0 5 16516.4
2013-2014 United States-Olympics 63 1 4 0 6 0 0 1 11
NHL TOTALS56815919835754782404201,29912.2

CAREER PLAYOFF STATISTICS

SEASONTEAMGPGAP+/-PIMPPGSHGGWGSS%
2001-2002 Chicago Steel-USHL 21 1 2
2001-2002 Lincoln Stars-USHL 30 0 0 0 2 00.0
2002-2003 Lincoln Stars-USHL 74 1 5 17
2005-2006 Minnesota State-Mankato-WCHA
2005-2006 Peoria Rivermen-AHL 31 1 2 3 8 0 0 0
2006-2007 Peoria Rivermen-AHL
2006-2007 United States-WC-A 0 00.0
2007-2008 United States-WC-A 0 00.0
2008-2009Blues41 2 3 1 10 0 0 0 119.1
2011-2012Blues92 2 4 -5 18 0 0 0 1216.7
2012-2013Blues61 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 195.3
2013-2014Blues40 1 1 -3 2 0 0 0 70.0
NHL TOTALS234711-730000498.2
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