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Nicklas Backstrom | Center | #19

Team: Washington Capitals
Age / DOB:  (29) / 11/23/1987
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 213
Drafted: 2006 / Rd. 1 (4) / WAS
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Nicklas Backstrom skated on a line with Alex Ovechkin during Wednesday's practice.
The duo has started games on different lines for nearly three weeks, but they were back together in the third period against Toronto. Backstrom and Ovechkin may not stay together, but it's a direction coach Barry Trotz is leaning to right now. Nov 30 - 3:33 PM

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Season Stats
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22614202120800148.125
Career Stats
YearTeamGPGAPTS+/-PIMPPGPPASHGSHAGWSOGPct
2007WAS821455691324322004153.092
2008WAS8222668816461428001174.126
2009WAS82336810137501126004222.149
2010WAS771847652440418102202.089
2011WAS42143044-42431600495.147
2012WAS488404882031500182.098
2013WAS82186179-2054638101196.092
2014WAS82186078540330003153.118
2015WAS752050701736327004129.155
Game Log
DateOppGMGAPts+/-PIMPPGPPASHGSHAGWSOGPct
Dec 1NYI1000-10000002.000
Nov 26@ TOR111212000004.250
Nov 25BUF100010000002.000
Nov 23STL101100010002.000
Nov 20CLM111204010003.333
Nov 18DET100000000003.000
Nov 16PIT123530020014.500
Nov 15@ CLM110100000002.500
Nov 12@ CAR1000-12000000.000
Nov 11@ CHI100000000001.000

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Nicklas Backstrom
2Evgeny Kuznetsov
3Lars Eller
4Jay Beagle
LW1Alex Ovechkin
2Marcus Johansson
3Andre Burakovsky
4Daniel Winnik
RW1T.J. Oshie
2Justin Williams
3Tom Wilson
4Brett Connolly
5Jakub Vrana
D1John Carlson
2Matt Niskanen
3Karl Alzner
4Brooks Orpik
5Dmitry Orlov
6Nate Schmidt
7Taylor Chorney
G1Braden Holtby
2Philipp Grubauer