#19 NICKLAS BACKSTROM (C)
WASHINGTON CAPITALS


Age 33 Birth Date 1987-11-23
Shoots L Draft Year 2006
Height 6'1 Draft Round 1
Weight 202 Draft Pick 4
Country SWE Status On Roster
2021-2022 Regular Season
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Latest News & Analysis

Date News
2021-10-14Ramblings: Lapierre’s Debut; Drouin’s Return; Chicago’s Scratches – October 14
2021-10-13Injury Ward: Crosby, Matthews, Kessel, Trocheck, Varlamov & More
2021-10-12Fifteen Fearless Forecasts for the 2021-22 NHL Season
2021-10-09Ramblings: Barkov Extension, Auction Strategies, When to Draft Injured Players (Oct 9)
2021-10-05Eastern Edge: Predicting Fantasy MVPs like Couturier and Bjorkstrand
2021-10-05Top 300 Keeper League Skaters – Oct 2021
2021-09-29Injury Ward: Offseason Updates on Toews, Vrana, Eichel, Bishop, Matthews, Crosby & More
2021-09-29Fantasy Mailbag: Draft and Keeper Dilemmas; Larkin vs. Suzuki; Robertson; Kuemper; Cirelli; McCann & More
2021-09-28Lining Up: Old Faces, New Places for Kase, McCann, Arvidsson, and More
2021-09-2621 Fantasy Hockey Rambles
2021-09-24Ramblings: Updates on Eichel, Carter, Reinhart, Hoffman, Hyman, Patrick – Stepember 24
2021-09-17Frozen Tool Forensics: Power-Play Leaders
2021-09-13Ramblings – The Downside of Signing Too Many Players (Sep 13)
2021-09-04Top 300 Keeper League Skaters – Sept 2021
2021-09-01Fantasy Mailbag: Cap Options, Timing Rookie Impact, Ekblad, Marchand, Point, Garland vs. Bjorkstrand & More
2021-09-01Ramblings: Fantasy Season Planning; Tolvanen’s New Contract (Sept 1)
2021-08-18Forum Buzz: Tolvanen, Weegar, Provorov vs. Hronek, How Many Goalies to Keep, Gurianov & More
2021-08-02Top 300 Keeper League Skaters – August 2021
2021-07-14Forum Buzz: Dropping Hellebuyck?!; Caufield; Vas vs. Kuch; Josi vs. Theodore; Ranking Defencemen & more”
2021-07-1121 Fantasy Hockey Rambles

Fantasy Rankings

Category Rank
Top 300 Skaters45

Latest Transactions

Date News
2021-05-11Missed 1 game (lower body injury).

DobberNomics

Profile Price Chg Chg% YTD% FPTS FPTS/$
6.5 0 0 0 0 0

Contract Information

From CapFriendly

Year Salary Cap Hit AAV
2021-202210,000,0009,200,0009,200,000
2022-20236,000,0009,200,0009,200,000
2023-202410,000,0009,200,0009,200,000
2024-20258,000,0009,200,0009,200,000

Upside Trend (work in progress)

2021-2022 Regular Season Game Log

Date OPP Team Status G A PTS +/- PIM SOG PPG PPP HITS BKS FOW FO% PPTOI %PP SHTOI %SH TOI HIghlights

Upcoming Games

Game Date Opponent
Oct 16T.B
Oct 19COL
Oct 21@N.J
Oct 23CGY
Oct 25@OTT
Oct 27DET
Oct 29ARI
Nov 1@T.B
Nov 4@FLA
Nov 6PHI
Nov 8BUF
Nov 11@DET
Nov 12@CBJ
Nov 14PIT
Nov 16@ANA
Nov 17@L.A
Nov 20@S.J
Nov 21@Sea
Nov 24MTL
Nov 26FLA
Nov 28@CAR
Nov 30@FLA
Dec 2CHI
Dec 4CBJ
Dec 6ANA
Dec 10PIT
Dec 11@BUF
Dec 15@CHI
Dec 17@WPG
Dec 19L.A
Dec 21@PHI
Dec 23@NYI
Dec 27OTT
Dec 29NSH
Dec 31@DET
Jan 2N.J
Jan 4@MTL
Jan 7@STL
Jan 8@MIN
Jan 10BOS
Jan 15@NYI
Jan 16VAN
Jan 18WPG
Jan 20@BOS
Jan 22OTT
Jan 24VGK
Jan 26S.J
Jan 28@DAL
Feb 1@PIT
Feb 2EDM
Feb 24@NYR
Feb 26@PHI
Feb 28TOR
Mar 3CAR
Mar 5Sea
Mar 8@CGY
Mar 9@EDM
Mar 11@VAN
Mar 15NYI
Mar 17@CBJ
Mar 18@CAR
Mar 20DAL
Mar 22STL
Mar 25@BUF
Mar 26N.J
Mar 28CAR
Apr 2@NSH
Apr 3MIN
Apr 6T.B
Apr 9@PIT
Apr 10BOS
Apr 12PHI
Apr 14@TOR
Apr 16@MTL
Apr 18@COL
Apr 20@VGK
Apr 22@ARI
Apr 24TOR
Apr 26NYI
Apr 28CBJ
Apr 29@NYR

2021-2022 Regular Season Game Log

Date OPP Team Status W L OTL GA SA GAA SV% GSAA SO QS RBS MIN

Upcoming Games

Game Date Opponent
Oct 16T.B
Oct 19COL
Oct 21@N.J
Oct 23CGY
Oct 25@OTT
Oct 27DET
Oct 29ARI
Nov 1@T.B
Nov 4@FLA
Nov 6PHI

2021-2022 Regular Season Line Combinations

Even Strength Line Combinations

Freq Line Combination
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Even Strength Line Production (total pts: )

PTS %Total Line Combination

Power Play Line Combinations

Freq Line Combination
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Power Play Line Production (total pts: )

PTS %Total Line Combination

Washington Capitals Last Game Lines (2021-10-13)

Num Time % EV - FORWARDS GF GA +/- SF SA SF% CF CA CF%
110:4623.0EVGENY KUZNETSOV - TOM WILSON - ALEX OVECHKIN0001325.04930.8
29:3720.5LARS ELLER - ANTHONY MANTHA - DANIEL SPRONG0006185.711664.7
37:5817.0CARL HAGELIN - NIC DOWD - GARNET HATHAWAY0007277.812380.0
47:3516.2T.J. OSHIE - CONOR SHEARY - HENDRIX LAPIERRE1011516.721016.7
51:042.3EVGENY KUZNETSOV - CONOR SHEARY000000.010100.0
Num Time % EV - DEFENSE GF GA +/- SF SA SF% CF CA CF%
115:2332.9DMITRY ORLOV - NICK JENSEN1016940.081929.6
212:5227.5JUSTIN SCHULTZ - TREVOR VAN RIEMSDYK0006366.711761.1
311:2124.3JOHN CARLSON - MARTIN FEHERVARY0005183.39564.3
Num Time % PP - FORWARDS GF GA +/- SF SA SF% CF CA CF%
14:2770.6T.J. OSHIE - EVGENY KUZNETSOV - ANTHONY MANTHA - ALEX OVECHKIN10130100.050100.0
21:0818.0LARS ELLER - TOM WILSON - ALEX OVECHKIN - HENDRIX LAPIERRE00030100.030100.0
30:174.5EVGENY KUZNETSOV - TOM WILSON - ANTHONY MANTHA - ALEX OVECHKIN10110100.010100.0
40:154.0LARS ELLER - EVGENY KUZNETSOV - TOM WILSON - ALEX OVECHKIN10110100.010100.0
Num Time % PP - DEFENSE GF GA +/- SF SA SF% CF CA CF%
14:4475.1JOHN CARLSON20240100.060100.0
21:2322.0JUSTIN SCHULTZ10140100.040100.0
30:112.9DMITRY ORLOV - JUSTIN SCHULTZ00010100.010100.0
Num Time % SH - FORWARDS GF GA +/- SF SA SF% CF CA CF%
13:0143.7CARL HAGELIN - NIC DOWD01-1040.021016.7
21:0415.5TOM WILSON - CONOR SHEARY000020.0030.0
30:419.9EVGENY KUZNETSOV - CONOR SHEARY000010.0020.0
Num Time % SH - DEFENSE GF GA +/- SF SA SF% CF CA CF%
13:5556.8JOHN CARLSON - MARTIN FEHERVARY01-1060.021313.3
21:5126.8NICK JENSEN - TREVOR VAN RIEMSDYK000020.0040.0
31:0716.2DMITRY ORLOV - NICK JENSEN1011150.01150.0

WASHINGTON CAPITALS 2021-2022 Regular Season Stats

Name GP W L OTL GA SHA GAA SV% GSAA SO QUAL QUAL% RBS RBS% MIN

WASHINGTON CAPITALS Prospect Profile Pages

Name Age Draf Year Draf Round Draf Pick Link Upside Certainty
ZACH FUCALE2620132365.55.0
MITCHELL GIBSON226.06.5
GARIN BJORKLUND196.05.0
HUNTER SHEPARD250006.05.0

Career Stats (Regular Season)

Season Team GP G A PTS PTS/G 82GP Pace +/- PIM SOG S% SOG/G HITS PPG PPP SHG SHP BLKS FOW FOW% PPTOI %PP %SH TOI
2020-2021WSH551538530.96790149116.51.725522002735348.303:0568.66.118:36
2019-2020WSH611242540.8973-1141329.12.230218004551649.203:4567.93.719:01
2018-2019WSH802252740.937623016913.02.154725003070048.603:4275.817.319:57
2017-2018WSH812150710.887254616512.72.037726005170251.203:3173.016.919:40
2016-2017WSH822363861.0586173816014.42.045834003367951.403:0262.312.218:03
2015-2016WSH752050700.9377173612915.51.751330005065948.603:0462.016.719:11
2014-2015WSH821759760.937654015211.21.991333005286253.603:0568.417.720:32
2013-2014WSH821861790.9679-19541969.22.489644115471450.403:4066.816.919:48
2012-2013WSH48840481.0082820829.81.731318003543251.403:3466.127.719:54
2011-2012WSH421431451.0788-4249514.72.331320002535351.103:2061.717.319:10
2010-2011WSH771847650.846924402019.02.669422116469052.503:1962.023.220:36
2009-2010WSH8233681011.23101375022214.92.7901137006266749.903:3861.917.420:27
2008-2009WSH822266881.0788164617412.62.1521442004657048.703:5263.011.819:57
2007-2008WSH821455690.846913241539.21.934325003440546.304:0359.93.619:00
CAREER 10112577229790.9779120476212112.12.17297939622608830250.303:2965.414.519:36
Season Team GP G A PTS PTS/G 82GP Pace +/- PIM SOG S% SOG/G HITS PPG PPP SHG SHP BLKS FOW FOW% PPTOI %PP %SH TOI
2020-2021WSH50110.2016-2090.01.88010033847.504:5369.12.720:53
2019-2020WSH50110.2016-2070.01.44010012438.702:5549.519.816:30
2018-2019WSH75381.1494-441827.82.614230048852.704:2771.18.920:57
2017-2018WSH20518231.1594-163613.91.81801300816751.703:4476.313.020:37
2016-2017WSH1367131.0082022623.12.0151500713547.703:0161.317.420:44
2015-2016WSH1229110.927538248.32.0150600810947.603:5863.65.020:02
2014-2015WSH143580.5747-422313.01.62211001616657.202:1461.231.320:17
2012-2013WSH71230.4335-20147.12.07020036654.502:1959.736.819:47
2011-2012WSH132680.6250218258.01.92002001611649.803:0266.715.821:31
2010-2011WSH90220.2218-14250.02.89010097546.003:1552.332.223:15
2009-2010WSH75491.29105742718.53.97010066346.705:2265.96.321:03
2008-2009WSH14312151.078838339.12.4162600910649.104:0969.718.921:40
2007-2008WSH74260.8670321921.12.75350054350.004:4360.71.820:26
CAREER 13336721080.816725828612.62.21609470095119650.103:3565.016.520:46
Season Team GP G A PTS PTS/G 82GP Pace +/- PIM SOG S% SOG/G HITS PPG PPP SHG SHP BLKS FOW FOW% PPTOI %PP %SH TOI
2019-2020WSH41230.756220250.00.52020002745.804:2362.33.916:40
2018-2019WSH41120.5041-44425.01.01000003255.206:5463.34.319:50
2017-2018WSH40000.000-3270.01.81000022850.001:5454.68.117:54
2016-2017WSH20000.0001040.02.02000011546.904:5555.00.017:53
2014-2015WSH40330.75621070.01.84010053353.204:3567.330.120:24
2013-2014WSH32131.008222633.32.04010031742.502:5469.48.318:12
2011-2012WSH41010.2521-32714.31.80000003053.604:3452.75.016:51
2010-2011WSH33141.3310922650.02.01010033368.802:1455.628.217:34
2009-2010WSH51340.8066-14119.12.22120023755.204:5864.316.719:52
2008-2009WSH32131.008222540.01.7001001834.806:0456.019.718:02
CAREER 361112230.6452-1185918.61.61718001726051.904:2360.313.718:25

Regular Season Quarterly Comparison

2021-2022

QuarterGPGAPTSSOGPPPPPTOITOI
10000000:00:0
20000000:00:0
30000000:00:0
40000000:00:0

Lines by quarter

QuarterLine Combination

2020-2021

QuarterGPGAPTSSOGPPPPPTOITOI
112611173062:4819:55
21549131952:4918:01
316410142383:0518:15
4121891933:4018:25

Lines by quarter

QuarterLine Combination

Buy/Sell Meter

Shooting % 0
5on5 Shooting % 11.1
PTS/60 0.0
PDO 1032
Sec. Asst% 0

Expected Goal (xG) stats below provided by Natural Stat Trick
Note: Expected Goals are updated overnight and will not include today's games. Stats only available as of 2020-21.

Advanced Stats - Regular Season

Year PDO 5 on 5 S% OZ Start% PTS/60 SOG/60 %PP IPP PPIPP CF% GF 5v5 xGF 5v5 xGF/60 GA 5v5 xGA 5v5 xGA/60 xG% 5v5 Sec Assist %

Extended Game Log

Date OPP TEAM CF CA CF% GF 5v5 xGF 5v5 xGF/60 GA 5v5 xGA 5v5 xGA/60 xG% 5v5



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