Mikael Backlund bounced back nicely for the Calgary Flames Friday night.
Mikael Backlund is trying to stay positive after being a healthy scratch on Wednesday.
Mikael Backlund was a healthy scratch on Wednesday for the first time this season as coach Bob Hartley is not happy with his play.
Mikael Backlund missed practice on Saturday due to some minor bruises.
Mikael Backlund signed a two-year contract worth $3 million with the Flames.
The Flames are expected to officially extend qualifying offers to center Mikael Backlund and defensemen T.J. Brodie, Chris Butler and Mark Cundari on Tuesday.
Mikael Backlund has a right foot fracture and won't play for Sweden in the world championships.
Mikael Backlund found the back of the net on Saturday.
Mikael Backlund is scheduled to become a restricted free agent this summer.
Look for Mikael Backlund to center Roman Cervenka and Sven Baertschi on Monday.
Mikael Backlund scored Calgary’s lone goal, a power play marker in the first period, in their 2-1 loss to San Jose Friday night.
Mikael Backlund will take a seat as a healthy scratch Friday.
Mikael Backlund did not miss a game with a cracked bone in his foot.
Mikael Backlund (cracked bone in foot) could return to the Calgary lineup as early as Monday.