Nicklas Backstrom RUMORS & NEWS

  • Nicklas Backstrom is trying really hard not to get frustrated with lack of goals

    NBC Sports Washington "Nicklas Backstrom has made a career out of setting up other players, but what many forget is that he is a pretty darn good scorer in his own right. Just not these days. Backstrom had three goals in the first six games of the season, but since then he has been held scoreless. His last goal game..." November 20

  • Capitals' Backstrom mired in longest scoring drought of career "Nicklas Backstrom doesn't hide from the numbers. The Washington Capitals center called them "reality," and the harsh reality is that he's gone seven consecutive games without a point, which is the longest drought of his 11-season NHL career. It's not something Backstrom or the Capitals are..." November 10