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Nicklas Backstrom
NUMBER: 19 BIRTHDATE: November 23, 1987  (AGE 28)
HEIGHT: 6' 1" BIRTHPLACE: Gävle, Sweden
WEIGHT: 213 DRAFTED: WSH / 2006 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 1st   (4th overall)
2015-16 Season Registered an assist at NSH (2/9) ... Earned two assists vs. NYI (2/4) ... Scored a goal vs. FLA (2/2) ... Scored a goal vs. PHI (1/27) ... Scored two goals at CBJ (1/19) ... Earned an assist vs. NYR (1/17) ... Tallied three assists vs. OTT (1/10) ... Earned two points (1g, 1a) at NYI (1/7) ... Scored a goal at CAR (12/31) ... Earned three assists at NYR (12/20) ... Registered his 600th NHL point with an assist vs. TB (12/18) ... Tallied three points (1g, 2a) at PIT (12/14) ... Earned an assist in his 600th NHL game vs. DET (12/8) ... Scored a goal at WPG (12/5) ... Earned two points (1g, 1a) vs. WPG (11/25) ... Registered two points (1g, 1a) vs. DAL (11/19) ... Scored a goal at PHI (11/12) ... Scored the game-tying goal with 0.8 seconds remaining and earned an assist vs. TOR (11/7) ... Registered two points (1g, 1a) at EDM (10/23) ... Scored two goals at CGY (10/20)...Registered three points (1g, 2a), including the game-winning goal, in his season debut vs. CAR (10/17)
NHL All-Rookie Team (2008) Signed as a free agent by Dynamo Moscow (KHL), October 18, 2012.


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