Nicklas Backstrom skated on a line with Alex Ovechkin during Wednesday's practice.
Nicklas Backstrom has been named the third star of the week.
Nicklas Backstrom picked up a pair of points during Sunday's 3-2 loss to Columbus.
Nicklas Backstrom scored two goals and three assists in Wednesday's 7-1 blowout win over the Pittsburgh Penguins.
Nicklas Backstrom found the back of the net in Tuesday's 2-1 overtime loss to Columbus.
Nicklas Backstrom had a goal and two assists in Washington's 4-3 overtime victory on Thursday.
Nicklas Backstrom skated alongside Alex Ovechkin and Justin Williams at Friday's practice.
Nicklas Backstrom registered two assists in Washington's 3-2 shootout loss to Pittsburgh on Thursday.
Nicklas Backstrom picked up his second goal of the World Cup in Sunday's 3-2 overtime loss to Team Europe.
The Washington Capitals will have eight players in the World Cup and Nicklas Backstrom believes that is a good thing.
Nicklas Backstrom is projected to start Game 6 between Andre Burakovsky and Marcus Johansson.
Nicklas Backstrom recorded an assist in a 3-2 loss to Pittsburgh in Game 3 on Monday.
Nicklas Backstrom had a huge reversal in his efficiency at the faceoff dot Saturday.
Nicklas Backstrom was dominated by Sidney Crosby at the faceoff dot Thursday.