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32 Niklas Backstrom G

Minnesota Wild

Fantasy Stats
Own%Start%
25%3%
Key Stats
W-L-OTGAASV%SOSVSMINS
5-11-13.020.89904911094
Latest News
  • Wild's Backstrom Has Strong Preseason Debut
    (8:17 am ET) Niklas Backstrom stopped all 12 shots in 30 minutes in Monday's preseason loss to Winnipeg.
    Wild's Backstrom Full Participant In Camp
    (9/19/14) Niklas Backstrom was a full participant in the first practice and scrimmage of Minnesota's training camp, the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports.
    Wild's Backstrom Good To Go For Camp
    (8/19/14) Wild GM Chuck Fletcher said Niklas Backstrom (abdomen, hip) is feeling good and and will be ready to participate in training camp, the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports.
    Wild's Backstrom Feeling Better
    (6/6/14) Niklas Backstrom (abdomen) is expected to be back in pads in July.
    Wild Officially Rule Backstrom Out For Season
    (3/26/14) Niklas Backstrom (abdomen) underwent a third procedure Tuesday and will officially be ruled out from returning this season, Chad Graff of the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports.
  • September 23, 2014: Wild, Hurricanes among teams with cloudy goaltending situations
    With many teams figuring out their rosters for the upcoming season, here's a look at four teams with some uncertainty in net heading into the season.
    September 23, 2014: Wild's Backstrom Has Strong Preseason Debut
    Backstrom stopped all 12 shots in 30 minutes in Monday's preseason loss to Winnipeg.Backstrom underwent season-ending abdominal and hip surgery in March, but looked back to full strength. He'll battle Darcy Kuemper and possibly Ilya Bryzgalov for the starting role, but has to be considered the favorite at this point.
    September 19, 2014: Wild's Backstrom Full Participant In Camp
    Backstrom was a full participant in the first practice and scrimmage of Minnesota's training camp, the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports.
    September 17, 2014: Ilya Bryzgalov accepts tryout offer from Wild
    Ilya Bryzgalov has accepted a professional tryout offer from the Minnesota Wild according to a report. The team was in dire need of some goaltending help after Josh Harding suffered an injury earlier this week.
    September 17, 2014: NHL training camp: Ten teams with big questions heading into preseason
    Every team faces a series of questions ahead of a new season, but here's a look at 10 that have some rather serious ones heading into the preseason.
 
Situational Stats
SituationGPWLOTGAASV%
on road2012712.79.905
vs. CHI31202.19.934
Awards
YearAward
2006-07Jennings-Goalies Fewest Goals
Last 7 Games
01/28ANA00000.00
01/30COL0108.8891
02/01CGY00000.00
02/04TB00000.00
02/27EDM00000.00
02/28VAN00000.00
03/03CGY00000.00
Two Week Schedule
OCTOBER
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COL
9:00 pm
Tickets
10
11
@COL
9:00 pm
Tickets
12
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17
@ANA
10:00 pm
Tickets
18
Fantasy Points by Week
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6

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7

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Career Stats
SEASONTeamGPWLTOTMINSGASOGAAAPIM
2006-07Minnesota412380122277351.9712
2007-08Minnesota58331302340913142.3102
2008-09Minnesota71372406408815982.3306
2009-10Minnesota60262301348915822.7214
2010-11Minnesota51222301297813232.6612
2011-12Minnesota46191801259010542.4322
2012-13Minnesota4224150123689822.4802
2013-14Minnesota215110110945503.0200
39018913501422242911282.46520
Postseason Stats
SEASONTeamGPWLTOTMINSGASOGAAAPIM
2006-07Minnesota514002971102.2212
2007-08Minnesota624013611702.8300
1138016582802.5512
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Player Info

Height/Weight:
6-2/194
Birthdate:
2/13/1978
Age:
36
Hometown:
Helsinki, Finland
Team:
Minnesota Wild
School:

NHL Experience:
8
Awards:

2006-07: Jennings-Goalies Fewest Goals
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