David Backes has been diagnosed with a concussion.
David Backes (upper) is still being evaluated by the St. Louis Blues, so he wasn't on the ice Wednesday for the team's optional skate.
St. Louis captain David Backes was slow to get up after taking a hard hit during Tuesday's game against the Stars.
It doesn't sound like St. Louis Blues forward David Backes will go out of his way seeking revenge on Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Brent Seabrook.
Despite rumors that suggest David Backes would be switched to right wing to play alongside newly-signed Paul Stastny, the all-purpose forward will remain at center to start training camp.
David Backes played in the playoffs with a broken toe on his left foot.
David Backes logged 21:35 of ice time in his return to the lineup on Friday.
David Backes is in the lineup for Friday night's Game 5 showdown with the Blackhawks.
David Backes (upper body) didn't participate in Friday's morning skate.
David Backes (upper body) didn't practice Thursday.
David Backes (upper body) didn't skate with the Blues on Wednesday.
The status of David Backes will be made clearer after Wednesday's morning skate.
David Backes won't play in Game 3 on Monday with what is believed to be an upper-body injury.
David Backes didn't start overtime with his regular wingers.