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Sean Backman | Winger

Team: New York Islanders
Age / DOB:  (29) / 4/29/1986
Ht / Wt:  5'9' / 170
College: Yale University

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Sean Backman scored twice in the Bridgeport Sound Tigers' 4-1 win against the Manchester Monarchs.
It was Backman's second and third goals in 24 AHL games this season. He has just six points and a plus-two rating in 2012-13. Sat, Dec 29, 2012 10:20:00 PM

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Sean Backman has signed a one-year, two way contract extension with the Islanders.

Backman had seven goals and 18 points in 66 games with the AHL Bridgeport Sound Tigers last season. He isn't expected to have any fantasy value in 2012-13.
Mon, Jul 16, 2012 04:05:00 PM

Sean Backman has signed a one-year, two-way deal with the New York Islanders.

He registered seven goals and 16 assists in 67 games with the AHL's Texas Stars in 2010-11 after playing the previous four seasons with Yale University. Backman will likely spend the majority of this coming year in the minors as well.
Mon, Aug 8, 2011 02:52:00 PM

The Dallas Stars have signed college forward Sean Backman to a one-year deal.

He potted 21 goals and 35 points in 29 games for Yale University this past season. The 23-year-old accumulated 126 points in 122 games in four years with Yale.
Tue, Mar 30, 2010 12:58:00 PM

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