David Backes RUMORS & NEWS

  • Blues expect 'business as usual' against David Backes

    NHL.com "Boston Bruins forward David Backes and his former St. Louis Blues teammates have already had their first on-ice encounter, on Nov. 22 at TD Garden. But that was in Boston. Tuesday, the Bruins visit the Blues at Scottrade Center (8 p.m. ET; NBCSN, TVA Sports, SN, NESN), Backes' home away from..." January 10

  • Bruins' Backes out indefinitely with concussion

    NHL.com "Boston Bruins General Manager Don Sweeney announced today, December 31, that forward David Backes has been diagnosed with a concussion and will be sidelined indefinitely as the team follows the NHL's concussion protocols. The injury occurred in the first period of the team's 4-2 win at Buffalo on..." December 31

  • Bruins' Backes exits game after headshot by Carrier

    NHL.com "Boston Bruins forward David Backes was injured in the first period against the Buffalo Sabres on Thursday. Backes exited with 5:07 left in the first after he was hit high by Sabres forward William Carrier, who was assessed a minor penalty for an illegal check to the head. " December 30

  • Should Carrier be suspended for hit to head of Backes?

    Sportsnet "It didn’t take long for things to get heated between the Buffalo Sabres and Boston Bruins Thursday night. With around five minutes left in the first period, Bruins forward David Backes was on the receiving end of a high hit from Sabres winger William Carrier. Backes was visibly shaken, and..." December 30

  • David Backes to rejoin Bruins for Saturday's game against Rangers

    Mass Live "After missing the last five games, Bruins forward David Backes is expected to rejoin Boston's lineup for Saturday's home game against the New York Rangers. Backes has yet to play in a game since Oct. 22, as the 32-year-old skater underwent minor surgery on Oct. 24 to remove the olecranon bursa..." November 05

  • Bruins' David Backes has elbow procedure, to sit weekend

    ESPN "Bruins forward David Backes will miss at least the next two games after having a minor procedure on his arm, the team announced Wednesday. Backes, 32, missed the Bruins' 5-0 loss to the Minnesota Wild on Tuesday at TD Garden and will not be in the lineup for Wednesday's game against the New..." October 26