Mikael Backlund

Mikael Backlund

#11C,
G
8
A
19
Pts
27
+/-
-10
PPP
5
SOG
127
Bio
Height/Weight: 6' 0"/200 lbs
Born: Vasteras, Sweden
Draft: 2007 1st round (24th pick) by the
Shoots: L
  • PWHPA to hold week-long, 3-team tournament in Calgary
    The Hour

    PWHPA to hold week-long, 3-team tournament in Calgary

    The PWHPA’s schedule has opened up after the 10-nation world championships in Nova Scotia, Canada, were postponed because of health concerns related to the coronavirus pandemic. The championship tournament, scheduled for May 6-16 will now run from Aug. 20-31 at a yet-to-be determined site. The PWHPA will follow COVID-19 quarantine and testing protocols established by Hockey Canada for the world junior hockey championship held in Alberta this past winter.

  • Jets end skid, clinch playoff spot, with win over Flames
    canoe

    Jets end skid, clinch playoff spot, with win over Flames

    The Jets mostly wanted to regain some confidence going into the final week and change of the regular season. They’ll like all aspects of this one, whether the Flames were any good or not. Article content As his top priority, head coach Paul Maurice wanted to continue the improved defensive play his team showed in a 2-1 loss in Ottawa on Monday.

  • 4 Calgary Flames Prospects Who Deserve a Closer Look
    The Hockey Writers

    4 Calgary Flames Prospects Who Deserve a Closer Look

    At 23 years old, the born and bred Calgarian is moving into his prime and it’s time for the Flames to decide whether he has what it takes to play in the NHL. His stats over the last few years say he does, with 21 points in 30 games this season to tie Adam Ruzicka atop the Heat’s scoring chart. Phillips is an exciting player who combines speed, skill and hockey smarts to pose an offensive threat any time he is on the ice.