Nicklas Backstrom
#19 - C
Status In training camp
Ht/Wt 6’1’’, 206 lbs
Shoots L
Experience 14 years
Debut Oct 5, 2007
Born Nov 23, 1987 (33 yrs) Gavle, Sweden
Drafted Drafted by Washington in 2006 (1/4).
Drafted from Brynas IF (Swe)
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Nicklas Backstrom
Leader
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2020-21 Season Stats
GP
Games Played
G
Goals
A
Assists
Pts
Points
+/-
Plus Minus
PIM
Penalty Minutes
PPG
Power Play Goals
SHG
Shorthanded Goals
GWG
Game Winning Goals
TOI
Time On Ice Per Game
S
Shots
PtsPG
Points Per Games Played
YTD 55 15 38 53 0 14 5 0 0 18:36 91 1.0
Playoffs 5 0 1 1 -2 0 0 0 0 20:53 9 0.2
Game Log
Date Team OPP G
Goals
A
Assists
Pts
Points
+/-
Plus Minus
PIM
Penalty Minutes
PPG
Power Play Goals
PPPTS SHG
Shorthanded Goals
GWG
Game Winning Goals
S
Shots
TOI
Time On Ice Per Game
Status
2021-05-23 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 3 20:25 -
2021-05-21 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 20:11 -
2021-05-19 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 1 24:10 -
2021-05-17 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0 20:33 -
2021-05-15 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 19:05 -
Transactions & Injuries
Date Description
2021-05-11 Missed 1 game (lower body injury).
2021-05-08 Lower body injury, day-to-day.
2020-08-20 Missed the last 3 playoff games (concussion).
2020-08-13 Concussion, day-to-day.
2020-01-14 Signed by the Washington Capitals to a five-year contract extension.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
NHL Stanley Cup Stanley Cup 2017-18 (Washington)
NHL All-Rookie Team All-Rookie Team 2007-08
NHL Played in the NHL YoungStars Game Played in the NHL YoungStars Game 2007-08
NHL Named to play in the NHL All-Star Game Named to play in the NHL All-Star Game 2015-16, 2008-09
Elitserien (Sweden) Rookie of the Year Rookie of the Year 2005-06
Olympic Olympic Silver Medal Olympic Silver Medal 2014 (Sweden)