Niklas Backstrom

#32, G, Minnesota
Niklas Backstrom
  • Height:
    6-2
  • Weight:
    194
  • Catches:
    L
  • Born:
    February 13, 1978
  • Birth Place:
    Helsinki, Finland
  • Draft:
    Undrafted
  • W
    5
  • L
    3
  • OTL
    3
  • GAA
    2.58
  • SV
    290
  • SV%
    .901
  • SO
    0


Player Notes
Niklas Backstrom will tend to Minnesota's goal on Tuesday versus Philadelphia. Tue, Dec 23 Rotoworld
Niklas Backstrom won't play against Philadelphia on Tuesday after all. Tue, Dec 23 Rotoworld
Backstrom made 22 saves Wednesday night. Thu, Dec 18 Stats Inc.
Niklas Backstrom didn't submit the greatest of performances Tuesday as he allowed four goals on 38 shots in a 5-3 loss to the Blackhawks. Tue, Dec 16 Rotoworld
Niklas Backstrom is projected to start Wednesday versus Boston. Wed, Dec 17 Rotoworld
Minnesota goalie Niklas Backstrom stopped 22 shots before he and the Wild dropped a 3-2 decision to the visiting Boston Bruins in overtime Wednesday night. Wed, Dec 17 Rotoworld
As expected, Niklas Backstrom will get the call on Wednesday against Boston. Wed, Dec 17 Rotoworld
Niklas Backstrom is expected to get the start in Chicago on Tuesday. Tue, Dec 16 Rotoworld
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Saturday, December 27

Head-to-head vs. Winnipeg

Head-to-head vs. Winnipeg
GP GS Min W L OTL EGA GA GAA SA SV SV% SO
Career vs. Wpg 9 9 541 2 4 2 1 27 2.99 262 235 .897 0
Home (this year) 8 4 382 2 0 3 0 16 2.51 163 147 .902 0
3+ Days Rest (this year) 8 6 427 5 2 0 0 17 2.39 169 152 .899 0
Last game vs. Wpg 1 51 0 0 0 0 3 3.56 22 19 .864 0
Goaltending
Last 10 Games
Date Opp. Score GS Min W L OTL EGA GA GAA SA SV SV% SO
Dec 20 Nsh L 5-6 0 41 0 0 1 0 3 4.39 30 27 .900 0
Dec 17 Bos L 2-3 1 62 0 0 1 0 3 2.93 25 22 .880 0
Dec 16 @Chi L 3-5 1 59 0 1 0 1 4 4.10 38 34 .895 0
Dec 13 @Ari W 4-3 1 65 1 0 0 0 3 2.77 30 27 .900 0
Dec 9 NYI W 5-4 1 60 1 0 0 0 4 4.00 19 15 .790 0
Dec 5 Anh L 4-5 0 11 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 3 3 1.000 0
Nov 29 StL L 2-3 1 65 0 0 1 0 2 1.85 26 24 .923 0
Nov 26 LA L 0-4 0 40 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 12 12 1.000 0
Nov 24 @Fla W 4-1 1 60 1 0 0 0 1 1.01 30 29 .967 0
Nov 16 Wpg W 4-3 1 51 0 0 0 0 3 3.56 22 19 .864 0
Career Stats
Goaltending
Goaltending
Year Team GP GS Min W L OTL EGA GA GAA SA SV SV% SO
2006-07 Min 41 36 2227 23 8 6 1 73 1.97 1028 955 .929 5
2007-08 Min 58 57 3409 33 13 8 2 131 2.31 1629 1498 .920 4
2008-09 Min 71 71 4088 37 24 8 3 159 2.33 2059 1900 .923 8
2009-10 Min 60 58 3489 26 23 8 6 158 2.72 1632 1474 .903 2
2010-11 Min 51 50 2978 22 23 5 6 132 2.66 1566 1434 .916 3
2011-12 Min 46 45 2590 19 18 7 3 105 2.43 1299 1194 .919 4
2012-13 Min 42 41 2368 24 15 3 2 98 2.48 1072 974 .909 2
2013-14 Min 21 19 1094 5 11 2 5 55 3.02 546 491 .899 0
2014-15 Min 14 10 744 5 3 3 1 32 2.58 322 290 .901 0
Totals 404 387 22986 194 138 50 29 943 2.46 11153 10210 .915 28