David Backes RUMORS & NEWS

  • David Backes shares heartfelt, tear-filled postgame interview with Darren Pang in St. Louis

    Marker Zone "It was an emotional send-off for former Blues captain David Backes on Wednesday in St. Louis, as the current Anaheim Duck played what could very well be his last game in the city he called home for 10 seasons during his 15-year NHL career. Backes, 37, served as the..." May 06

  • David Backes contemplating retirement from NHL after this season with Ducks

    NHL.com "David Backes is contemplating retirement from the NHL after this season, the Anaheim Ducks forward said Sunday. Backes turns 37 on May 1 and will be an unrestricted free agent after the season. Anaheim (14-27-7) is last in the eight-team Honda West Division, 12 points behind the..." April 26

  • Rangers' Jack Johnson, Ducks' David Backes placed on waivers

    MSN.com "It is a veteran-laded waiver wire on Sunday, as David Backes and Jack Johnson have both been placed on waivers, according to according to Elliotte Friedman of Sportsnet. Johnson, 34, has seemingly failed again in his latest bounce-back bid, this time with the..." March 14

  • David Backes Put On Waivers By Ducks

    NESN "Right around a year after getting put on waivers by the Boston Bruins, David Backes is getting waived once more. The Anaheim Ducks are waiving Backes on Friday, according to SportsNet’s Elliotte Friedman. " January 08