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Nicklas Backstrom | Center

Team: Washington Capitals
Age / DOB:  (27) / 11/23/1987
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 208
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Nicklas Backstrom recorded two assists in a 5-3 win over Columbus Tuesday night.
Backstrom is leading the league with 49 assists this season. The next best player is Philadelphia's Jakub Voracek with 46. Backstrom also has 18 goals, which puts him in a tie with teammate Alex Ovechkin for the NHL's scoring lead. Mar 4 - 9:41 AM

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Season Stats
GPGAPTS+/-PIMPPGPPASHGSHAGWSOGPct
65184967540325003132.136
Career Stats
YearTeamGPGAPTS+/-PIMPPGPPASHGSHAGWSOGPct
2007WAS821455691324322004153.092
2008WAS8222668816461428001174.126
2009WAS82336810137501126004222.149
2010WAS771847652440418102202.089
2011WAS42143044-42431600495.147
2012WAS488404882031500182.098
2013WAS82186179-2054638101196.092
Game Log
DateOppGMGAPts+/-PIMPPGPPASHGSHAGWSOGPct
Mar 3@ CLM102210010001.000
Mar 1TOR101120000000.000
Feb 27@ CAR100002000004.000
Feb 25PIT1000-10000002.000
Feb 22@ PHI100000000000.000
Feb 21NYI101100000002.000
Feb 19WPG121300210005.400
Feb 17@ PIT101110010004.000
Feb 15@ ANA102220010001.000
Feb 14@ LA1000-20000002.000

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Nicklas Backstrom
2Evgeny Kuznetsov
3Brooks Laich
4Michael Latta
5Liam O'Brien
LW1Alex Ovechkin
2Curtis Glencross
3Marcus Johansson
4Joel Ward
5Jason Chimera
RW1Troy Brouwer
2Eric Fehr
3Jay Beagle
4Tom Wilson
D1Matt Niskanen
2John Carlson
3Mike Green
4Brooks Orpik
5Karl Alzner
6Tim Gleason
7Dmitry Orlov
8John Erskine
G1Braden Holtby
2Justin Peters