David Backes

St. Louis Blues #42 - Center

  • Born: 05/01/84
  • Age: 30
  • Height: 6-3
  • Weight: 221
Year Team GP G A P +/- PIM PPG SHG GWG SOG
2013-14 Blues 74 27 30 57 14 119 10 0 5 165

RFA Offer Sheets: It's not about the 'old boys'

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It's in the name: Restricted free agency is "restricted." But that doesn't mean it's colluding GMs in the NHL's "old boys netowrk" that keeps players from changing teams.

Friday Open Thread: Cowabunga!

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The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles are back!

Wednesday Links - Go See Sir Paul, If You Can

Sir Paul. Backes is a Saint. Junior cuts. Numbers and more numbers. VOTE NOW. Timonen. Del Zotto. Dellow and numbers. Why +/- blows. Disappointment. Cool Skatings. Loiselle. Fuck Bon Jovi. AMERICA....

Wilderness Walk: The Thing I Do For Love Edition

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Sweatily, he writes....

Tactical Formations: The Dump and Chase

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Explaining the infamous dump and chase and contrasting it to controlled zone entries.

With the 15th Pick, Detroit Drafts Alex Tuch

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With the 15th overall pick, Detroit drafts Boston College commit winger Alex Tuch.

Staff Report Cards : Brent Seabrook

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Today we take a look at the other half of the Blackhawks' top defensive pairing.

Saturday Links: Because Of Course

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Sometimes hockey can go fuck itself.

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Backes & Seabrook share nice postgame handshake

Only in hockey would a man shake the hand of a guy who concussed him.

Game 6: NHL Playoffs Blues at Blackhawks Preview

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The Blues face elimination; to force a game 7, they just have to win a game on the road. That's all.

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Hossa pays the price for scoring

Marian Hossa put the puck in the net, and then David Backes put him in the net.

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Backes returns for Game 5

David Backes will be back in the St. Louis Blues lineup for Game 5 on Friday night.

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