Nicklas Backstrom

Washington Capitals #19 - Center

  • Born: 11/23/87
  • Age: 26
  • Height: 6-1
  • Weight: 208

The Noon Number: Playing for Pride

A look at a first for the Caps' top pivot

Why Are You Still Watching The Oilers?

About halfway through the second period of the Oilers/Sharks game on Tuesday night a thought popped into my head, why the hell am I watching this game? I was able top come up with a couple possible explanations, but why are you still watching?

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Capitals-Stars: The Night in Pictures

Photos tell the story of a game gone wrong

Sittin' at the End of the (Capitals) Bar

The Peerless takes a look back at the Caps' shootout experience this season.

Morning Bag Skate 3/26

Recaps, Teuvo-mania, Malkin injured, Lucic denies, goalies age curve and more.

The Noon Number: Three-by-Three

A look at a trio Thursday night triples

Wednesday Caps Clips: Time to Move On

Daily Washington Capitals news and notes: The Caps gear up for the stretch run as their Olympians return, Backstrom and Ovechkin speak and more.

So Long, Sochi...

...and good riddance.

Wilderness Walk: Return to Normalcy Edition

Your daily source for Minnesota Wild news.

Monday Caps Clips: Silver Swedes

Daily Washington Capitals news and notes: Team Sweden takes silver, the Hershey Bears come to the Verizon Center, and oh yeah Nicklas Backstrom got suspended by the IOC for doping. Wait, what?

Backstrom Bounced - What They're Saying

In which we take a swing around the hockeysphere to see how news of Nicklas Backstrom's Olympic suspension has been received.

Nicklas Backstrom vs. The IOC

Nicklas Backstrom was not allowed to play in Sunday's Gold Medal game between Canada and Sweden. The reason as to why he couldn't play has raised many questions.

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