Nicklas Backstrom RUMORS & NEWS

  • Backstrom returns to Capitals' lineup after 3-game absence

    The Score "Nicklas Backstrom's healthy. The pivot will return to the Washington Capitals' lineup Thursday against the Pittsburgh Penguins, head coach Barry Trotz confirmed. Backstrom missed three games with an upper-body injury. Asked if he'd have been able to play with the injury in the playoffs,..." April 07