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32 Niklas Backstrom G

Minnesota Wild

Fantasy Stats
Own%Start%
17%5%
Key Stats
W-L-OTGAASV%SOSVSMINS
2-2-02.550.89097282
Latest News
  • Wild's Backstrom Starting Monday

    (8:54 am ET) Niklas Backstrom will start between the pipes Monday against the Panthers, Michael Russo of the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports.

    Wild's Backstrom Pulled In Win

    (11/16/14) Niklas Backstrom allowed three goals on 22 shots before being pulled in the third period of Sunday's 4-3 overtime win against the Jets.

    Wild's Backstrom Starting Sunday

    (11/16/14) Niklas Backstrom will start in goal Sunday against the Jets.

    Wild Expected To Start Backstrom On Sunday

    (11/15/14) Coach Mike Yeo said that he expects to start Niklas Backstrom in goal Sunday against the Jets, Michael Russo of the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports.

    Wild's Backstrom Allows One In Relief Win

    (11/13/14) Niklas Backstrom stopped 25 of 26 shots in relief of Darcy Kuemper during Thursday's 6-3 win over Buffalo.
  • November 24, 2014: Wild's Backstrom Starting Monday
    Backstrom will start between the pipes Monday against the Panthers, Michael Russo of the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports.The veteran netminder has dealt with a few injuries in recent years, which have resulted in him being relegated to the backup role behind Darcy Kuemper. Backstrom is 2-2-0 on the season, but his .890 save percentage leaves a lot to be desired.
    November 16, 2014: NHL Daily Picks: Jets meet Wild in Central Division tussle
    Welcome to the NHL Daily Picks, where CBS hockey writers Chris Peters and Adam Gretz share their predictions for select games every day.
    November 15, 2014: Wild Expected To Start Backstrom On Sunday
    Coach Mike Yeo said that he expects to start Backstrom in goal Sunday against the Jets, Michael Russo of the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports.
    November 14, 2014: Niederreiter scores 3, Wild beat Sabres 6-3
    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Mired in a scoring slump, the Minnesota Wild broke out in a big way against a team that's seen it happen all too often lately.
    November 13, 2014: Niederreiter scores 3, Wild beat Sabres 6-3
    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Nino Niederreiter had his first career three-goal game and backup goalie Niklas Backstrom stopped 25 shots on Thursday night as the Minnesota Wild broke out of a scoring slump for a 6-3 victory over the Buffalo Sabres to snap a four-game skid.
 
Last 7 Games
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Two Week Schedule
NOVEMBER
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@PHI
W 3 - 2
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@TB
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@FLA
7:30 pm
Tickets
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LA
8:00 pm
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28
@DAL
8:30 pm
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STL
8:00 pm
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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
2014-15Minnesota522002821202.5502
39519113701422525923282.46522
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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