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Niklas Backstrom | Goalie

Team: Minnesota Wild
Age / DOB:  (36) / 2/13/1978
Ht / Wt:  6'2' / 194
Contract: view contract details

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The Minnesota Wild placed goalie Niklas Backstrom on injured reserve on Saturday.
The IR placement is retroactive to Dec. 21. He's dealing with a stomach illness. The 36-year-old is 8-5-3 with a .901 save percentage in 14 games played during the 2014-15 season. John Curry is expected to back up Darcy Kuemper for the time being. Dec 27 - 6:08 PM

Highest Searched Players over the last 7 days

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Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Mikko Koivu
2Mikael Granlund
3Erik Haula
4Kyle Brodziak
5Ryan Carter
LW1Zach Parise
2Jason Zucker
3Matt Cooke
4Justin Fontaine
RW1Jason Pominville
2Thomas Vanek
3Nino Niederreiter
4Charlie Coyle
D1Ryan Suter
2Jonas Brodin
3Jared Spurgeon
4Marco Scandella
5Keith Ballard
6Christian Folin
7Justin Falk
8Stu Bickel
9Nate Prosser
G1Darcy Kuemper
2Niklas Backstrom
3John Curry