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Nicklas Backstrom
Nicklas Backstrom
Center  - WSH
Number: 19
Height: 6' 1"
Weight: 213
Shoots: Left
Born: Nov 23, 1987  (Age 28)
Birthplace: Gävle, Sweden
Drafted: WSH / 2006 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 1st (4th overall)
2015-16 Season Registered an assist at NSH (2/9) ... Earned two assists vs. NYI (2/4) ... Scored a goal vs. FLA (2/2) ... Scored a goal vs. PHI (1/27) ... Scored two goals at CBJ (1/19) ... Earned an assist vs. NYR (1/17) ... Tallied three assists vs. OTT (1/10) ... Earned two points (1g, 1a) at NYI (1/7) ... Scored a goal at CAR (12/31) ... Earned three assists at NYR (12/20) ... Registered his 600th NHL point with an assist vs. TB (12/18) ... Tallied three points (1g, 2a) at PIT (12/14) ... Earned an assist in his 600th NHL game vs. DET (12/8) ... Scored a goal at WPG (12/5) ... Earned two points (1g, 1a) vs. WPG (11/25) ... Registered two points (1g, 1a) vs. DAL (11/19) ... Scored a goal at PHI (11/12) ... Scored the game-tying goal with 0.8 seconds remaining and earned an assist vs. TOR (11/7) ... Registered two points (1g, 1a) at EDM (10/23) ... Scored two goals at CGY (10/20)...Registered three points (1g, 2a), including the game-winning goal, in his season debut vs. CAR (10/17)

First NHL Game:
10/5/07 (WSH 3 at ATL 1)
First NHL Goal:
11/8/07 (WSH 4 at OTT 1, Emery)
First NHL Assist:
10/5/07 (WSH 3 at ATL 1)
Most Goals in a Game:
3 (12/13/14, WSH 4 vs TB 2)
Most Assists in a Game:
4 (9 times, last: 12/20/13, WSH 4 at CAR 2)
Most Points in a Game:
5 (4 times, last: 12/10/13, WSH 6 vs TB 5
SO, 1G-4A)
Most Shots in a Game:
7 (3 times, last: 4/7/13, WSH 4 vs TBL 2)
Most PIM in a Game:
10 (2/7/10, WSH 5 vs PIT 4 OT)
Most Ice Time in a Game:
26:25 (3/30/10, WSH 4 vs OTT 5 OT)
Multiple-Point Games:
156 (last: 4/8/15, WSH 3 vs BOS 0, 2A )
Longest Goal Streak:
3 (3 times, last: 12/19/09–12/26/09, 4G)
Longest Assist Streak:
9 (1/26/10–2/10/10, 14A)
Longest Point Streak:
10 (2 times, last: 10/29/11-11/11/11, 3G-7A)
Penalty Shots: None
Shootouts: 19/53
PLAYOFF CAREER HIGHLIGHTS
Most Goals in a Game:
3 (4/17/10, WSH 6 vs MTL 5 OT)
Most Assists in a Game:
3 (4/20/09, WSH 4 vs NYR 0)
Most Points in a Game:
4 (4/17/10, WSH 6 vs MTL 5 OT, 3G-1A)