#19 NICKLAS BACKSTROM (C)
WASHINGTON CAPITALS


Age 34 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
GP G A PTS PPP TOI PPTOI
9268317:4203:53

HOT STREAK - 5 PTS in last 5 GP

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Latest News & Analysis

Date News
2022-01-22Daily Fantasy Saturday: An Avalanche of Pucks
2022-01-17Top 10 Players Having Rebound Seasons
2022-01-17Ramblings – Four Backups with Best Chance to Steal Starting Gig, Other Goalies to Target and more (Jan 17)
2022-01-11Ramblings: Fabbri, Strome, and Duclair; McAvoy and Malkin Updates; Canucks Players Returning – January 11
2022-01-05Top 300 Keeper League Skaters – January 2022
2022-01-05Injury Ward: Eichel; Chychrun; Hamilton; Couturier; Martinez & More
2022-01-04Eastern Edge: Power-Play Situations for Nicklas Backstrom, Oliver Wahlstrom, and More
2021-12-19Geek of the Week: Players Making Noise Recently
2021-12-18Ramblings: More Postponements, Maurice Resigns, Tarasenko, Keller (Dec 18)
2021-12-17Frozen Tool Forensics: Changing Deployment
2021-12-16Ramblings: COVID Issues; Montreal Injuries; Early-Season Stats on Bjorkstrand and Robertson – December 16
2021-12-15Injury Ward: Laine; Shesterkin; Kucherov; Backstrom & Covid Cases
2021-12-14Ramblings: Flames Outbreak; Shot Improvements for Marchand, Kaliyev, Raddysh; Malkin Returning Soon – December 14
2021-12-08Injury Ward: Colorado Goalies; Stars Nearing Reurns & The Entire Canadiens Roster
2021-12-08Fantasy Mailbag: Forward Rankings; Rebuilding; Hall; Kyrou; Oettinger; Trocheck; Wheeler vs. Seguin; Demko & More
2021-12-03Top 300 Keeper League Skaters – December 2021
2021-12-02Capped: Point-Per-Dollar Values this Season for Petterson, Wheeler, Kadri, and More
2021-12-01Injury Ward: Malkin; Mackinnon; Tuch; Getzlaf; Barkov & More
2021-11-26Ramblings: Kaliyev’s Career Start; Kuznetov’s Superlative Season; Sandin’s Impact – November 26
2021-11-24Injury Ward: Nurse, Barkov, Malkin, Point, Backstrom & More

Fantasy Rankings

Category Rank
Top 300 Skaters99

Latest Transactions

Date News
2022-01-10Missed 3 games (illness).
2022-01-07Illness, injured reserve.
2022-01-02Illness, day-to-day.
2021-12-27Missed 2 games (covid-19).
2021-12-19COVID-19, non-roster list.
2021-12-17COVID-19, day-to-day.
2021-12-15Missed 28 games (hip injury).
2021-10-11Hip injury, injured reserve.
2021-05-11Missed 1 game (lower body injury).

DobberNomics

Profile Price Chg Chg% YTD% FPTS FPTS/$
6.39 0 0 -1.7 29.9 4.7

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 Chart

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
Jan 24VGK
Jan 26S.J
Jan 28@DAL
Feb 1@PIT
Feb 2EDM
Feb 8CBJ
Feb 10@MTL
Feb 13OTT
Feb 15@NSH
Feb 17@PHI
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 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 28@NYI
Apr 29@NYR

DraftKings

Game Date Team Opponent FPTS G A SOG BKS SHP Shootout G Hat Trick 5+ SOG 3+ BKS 3+ PTS

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
Jan 24VGK
Jan 26S.J
Jan 28@DAL
Feb 1@PIT
Feb 2EDM
Feb 8CBJ
Feb 10@MTL
Feb 13OTT
Feb 15@NSH
Feb 17@PHI
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 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 28@NYI
Apr 29@NYR

DraftKings

Game Date Team Opponent FPTS W SV GA SO OTL 35+ SV G A

2021-2022 Regular Season Line Combinations

Even Strength Line Combinations

Freq Line Combination
Num Time % Line GF GA +/- SF SA SF% CF CA CF%

Even Strength Line Production (total pts: )

PTS %Total Line Combination

Power Play Line Combinations

Freq Line Combination
Num Time % Line GF GA +/- SF SA SF% CF CA CF%

Power Play Line Production (total pts: )

PTS %Total Line Combination

Washington Capitals Last Game Lines (2022-01-22)

Num Time % EV - FORWARDS GF GA +/- SF SA SF% CF CA CF%
17:5214.8EVGENY KUZNETSOV - GARNET HATHAWAY - ALEX OVECHKIN10150100.010471.4
26:0411.4CARL HAGELIN - NIC DOWD - GARNET HATHAWAY0004357.15838.5
35:3010.3NICKLAS BACKSTROM - TOM WILSON - CONOR SHEARY0002166.76275.0
44:318.5NICKLAS BACKSTROM - TOM WILSON - ALIAKSEI PROTAS0002340.05645.5
54:298.4LARS ELLER - CONOR SHEARY - CONNOR MCMICHAEL01-13350.010376.9
Num Time % EV - DEFENSE GF GA +/- SF SA SF% CF CA CF%
120:2638.4JUSTIN SCHULTZ - MARTIN FEHERVARY0008850.0231954.8
217:4033.2TREVOR VAN RIEMSDYK - MICHAL KEMPNY1018561.5221461.1
310:1319.2MATT IRWIN - DENNIS CHOLOWSKI02-23730.071335.0
Num Time % PP - FORWARDS GF GA +/- SF SA SF% CF CA CF%
12:2660.8NICKLAS BACKSTROM - EVGENY KUZNETSOV - TOM WILSON - ALEX OVECHKIN00070100.090100.0
20:5522.9LARS ELLER - CONOR SHEARY - ALEX OVECHKIN - ALIAKSEI PROTAS000000.0010.0
30:229.2LARS ELLER - EVGENY KUZNETSOV - ALEX OVECHKIN - ALIAKSEI PROTAS000000.0000.0
40:093.8CARL HAGELIN - NIC DOWD - ALEX OVECHKIN000000.0000.0
Num Time % PP - DEFENSE GF GA +/- SF SA SF% CF CA CF%
12:4568.8JUSTIN SCHULTZ00070100.090100.0
20:5824.2DENNIS CHOLOWSKI000000.0010.0
30:093.8MICHAL KEMPNY - DENNIS CHOLOWSKI000000.0000.0
Num Time % SH - FORWARDS GF GA +/- SF SA SF% CF CA CF%
11:3740.4CARL HAGELIN - NIC DOWD000020.0030.0
21:3037.5LARS ELLER - TOM WILSON00010100.02250.0
30:5322.1EVGENY KUZNETSOV - GARNET HATHAWAY000000.0000.0
Num Time % SH - DEFENSE GF GA +/- SF SA SF% CF CA CF%
11:1832.5TREVOR VAN RIEMSDYK - MICHAL KEMPNY000020.01325.0
21:0025.0MATT IRWIN - MICHAL KEMPNY000000.0000.0
31:0025.0TREVOR VAN RIEMSDYK - MARTIN FEHERVARY000000.0000.0

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 FUCALE2620132366.57.5
MITCHELL GIBSON226.06.5
GARIN BJORKLUND196.05.0
HUNTER SHEPARD260006.05.0

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
2021-2022WSH92680.897332238.72.64030026953.103:5373.12.717:42
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 10202597289870.9779123478214412.12.17337939922610837150.303:2965.414.419:35

Career Stats (Per Game)

Season Team GP G G/GP A A/GP PTS PTS/G PIM PIM/GP SOG SOG/GP PPP PPP/GP HITS HITS/GP BKS BKS/GP FOW FOW/GP
2021-2022WSH920.2260.6780.8920.22232.5630.3340.4420.22697.67
2020-2021WSH55150.27380.69530.96140.25911.65220.40250.45270.493536.42
2019-2020WSH61120.20420.69540.89140.231322.16180.30300.49450.745168.46
2018-2019WSH80220.28520.65740.93300.381692.11250.31540.68300.387008.75
2017-2018WSH81210.26500.62710.88460.571652.04260.32370.46510.637028.67
2016-2017WSH82230.28630.77861.05380.461601.95340.41450.55330.406798.28
2015-2016WSH75200.27500.67700.93360.481291.72300.40510.68500.676598.79
2014-2015WSH82170.21590.72760.93400.491521.85330.40911.11520.6386210.51
2013-2014WSH82180.22610.74790.96540.661962.39440.54891.09540.667148.71
2012-2013WSH4880.17400.83481.00200.42821.71180.38310.65350.734329.00
2011-2012WSH42140.33310.74451.07240.57952.26200.48310.74250.603538.40
2010-2011WSH77180.23470.61650.84400.522012.61220.29690.90640.836908.96
2009-2010WSH82330.40680.831011.23500.612222.71370.45901.10620.766678.13
2008-2009WSH82220.27660.80881.07460.561742.12420.51520.63460.565706.95
2007-2008WSH82140.17550.67690.84240.291531.87250.30340.41340.414054.94
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

Career Stats (Per Game)

Season Team GP G G/GP A A/GP PTS PTS/G PIM PIM/GP SOG SOG/GP PPP PPP/GP HITS HITS/GP BKS BKS/GP FOW FOW/GP
2020-2021WSH500.0010.2010.2000.0091.8010.2081.6030.60387.60
2019-2020WSH500.0010.2010.2000.0071.4010.2040.8010.20244.80
2018-2019WSH750.7130.4381.1440.57182.5730.43142.0040.578812.57
2017-2018WSH2050.25180.90231.1560.30361.80130.65180.9080.401678.35
2016-2017WSH1360.4670.54131.0020.15262.0050.38151.1570.5413510.38
2015-2016WSH1220.1790.75110.9280.67242.0060.50151.2580.671099.08
2014-2015WSH1430.2150.3680.5720.14231.6410.07221.57161.1416611.86
2012-2013WSH710.1420.2930.4300.00142.0020.2971.0030.43669.43
2011-2012WSH1320.1560.4680.62181.38251.9220.15201.54161.231168.92
2010-2011WSH900.0020.2220.2240.44252.7810.1191.0091.00758.33
2009-2010WSH750.7140.5791.2940.57273.8610.1471.0060.86639.00
2008-2009WSH1430.21120.86151.0780.57332.3660.43161.1490.641067.57
2007-2008WSH740.5720.2960.8620.29192.7150.7150.7150.71436.14
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

Career Stats (Per Game)

Season Team GP G G/GP A A/GP PTS PTS/G PIM PIM/GP SOG SOG/GP PPP PPP/GP HITS HITS/GP BKS BKS/GP FOW FOW/GP
2019-2020WSH410.2520.5030.7500.0020.5020.5020.5000.00276.75
2018-2019WSH410.2510.2520.5041.0041.0000.0010.2500.00328.00
2017-2018WSH400.0000.0000.0020.5071.7500.0010.2520.50287.00
2016-2017WSH200.0000.0000.0000.0042.0000.0021.0010.50157.50
2014-2015WSH400.0030.7530.7500.0071.7510.2541.0051.25338.25
2013-2014WSH320.6710.3331.0020.6762.0010.3341.3331.00175.67
2011-2012WSH410.2500.0010.2520.5071.7500.0000.0000.00307.50
2010-2011WSH331.0010.3341.3320.6762.0010.3310.3331.003311.00
2009-2010WSH510.2030.6051.0040.80112.2020.4020.4020.40377.40
2008-2009WSH320.6710.3331.0020.6751.6710.3300.0010.3382.67

Regular Season Quarterly Comparison

2021-2022

QuarterGPGAPTSSOGPPPPPTOITOI
10000000:00:0
230331125:2917:00
362351213:0518:02
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

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Shooting % 8.7
5on5 Shooting % 9.6
PTS/60 3.0
PDO 984
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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GP G A PTS PTS/60 +/- PIM SOG S% PPP HIT BLK FOW FO% PPTOI %PP TOI IPP

Even Strength Line Combinations

Freq Line Combination
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Even Strength Line Production

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Power Play Line Combinations

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