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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 has been credited with his 22nd goal of the season.
The marker was initially given to Kevin Shattenkirk on Tuesday night, but changed to Backstrom after the NHL reviewed it. The Capitals center notched one goal and two assists in the contest, while Shattenkirk recorded a pair of helpers. T.J. Oshie got the other assist on the play and Alex Ovechkin lost an assist because of the goal change. Mar 22 - 11:15 AM

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Season Stats
GPGAPTS+/-PIMPPGPPASHGSHAGWSOGPct
732256781636723005144.153
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
Mar 23CLM1000-10000002.000
Mar 21CAL1123101100111.000
Mar 18@ TB104420010002.000
Mar 16NAS100000000004.000
Mar 14MIN103312010002.000
Mar 12@ ANA1011-12010001.000
Mar 11@ LA100000000003.000
Mar 9@ SJ1000-10000002.000
Mar 6DAL111202000007.143
Mar 4PHI1101-10100013.333

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
D1John Carlson
2Kevin Shattenkirk
3Matt Niskanen
4Karl Alzner
5Brooks Orpik
6Dmitry Orlov
7Nate Schmidt
8Taylor Chorney
G1Braden Holtby
2Philipp Grubauer