Mikael Backlund RUMORS & NEWS

  • Flames sign Mikael Backlund to six-year contract extension

    Sportsnet "The Calgary Flames have signed centre Mikael Backlund to a six-year contract extension, the team announced Friday. The deal is worth $32.1 million, which means an annual cap hit of $5.35 million. Backlund is currently in the final year of a three-year, $10.725-million contract he signed in 2015..." February 16

  • Extension Talks Pick Up Between Flames And Mikael Backlund

    Pro Hockey Rumors "The Flames and representatives for pending unrestricted free agent center Mikael Backlund have picked up talks regarding a contract extension recently, reports Postmedia’s Eric Francis. However, Backlund himself isn’t overly thrilled that negotiations are occurring midseason: “It’s not..." January 27