David Backes

St. Louis Blues #42 - Center

  • Born: 05/01/84
  • Age: 29
  • Height: 6-3
  • Weight: 221
2013-14 Blues 74 27 30 57 14 119 10 0 5 165

4/21/2014: Weekend of Controversy Edition

New Jersey Devils & Related Hockey Links for 4/21/14

Links: Sabres Captain Search, Seabrook Suspended

The off-season may have just begun, but that isn't stopping some from wondering who will have the C stitched on their chest next season. In the playoffs, the Blackhawks will have to mount their comeback against the Blues without Brent Seabrook.

Monday Morning Fly By

Recapping this weekend's playoff action in today's Morning Fly By.

[Bits] Brooks vs Lottery, Seabrook sits, Jesus

NHL news and notes for Islanders fans. Includes rumors on possible buyers for the team, Larry Brooks hating the draft lottery, Chicago's Brent Seabrook suspended for a dangerous hit and a playoffs round-up.

Brent Seabrook suspended 3 games for Backes hit

The Blackhawks will miss one of their best defensemen for three games.

Blackhawks Taunt David Backes After Hit To Head

Talk about poking the bear - this kind of behavior - playoffs or not - is going to lead to repercussions.

David Backes injured after Seabrook hit

Brent Seabrook and David Backes could be out for quite awhile.

Playoff Poll, Preview: Blues vs. Blackhawks

Ken Hitchcock and Joel Quenneville are among the winningest active NHL coaches. They've met in the playoffs before. Each time the result reflected not so much their coaching as the quality of their rosters.

Blues Backing in

A look at the Blues remaining schedule and chances of them losing out on the top seed in the Central.

Is The Blues' Secondary Scoring Slipping?

There've been some friendly Twitter discussions among Game Timers regarding the Blues' offense and rate of scoring. What better way to discuss it than in more than 140 characters?

Back-to-Back in St. Louis

The Stars try to keep it rolling tonight, but face a back-to-back against perhaps the best team in hockey.

Thursday Links - You CAN Come Home Again!

BLUES HOME GAME. Podcast. The power play. Ryan Miller extension wise? Slagging Hitch. Hockey Wilderness. Tire fire in Toronto. Good on John Davidson. And Portlandia.

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