Mikael Backlund News Archive
Backlund registered an assist for the second straight game Wednesday as the Flames fell to the Wild 3-2 in overtime.
Backlund (illness) will return to the lineup Wednesday against the Sharks, Roger Millions of Sportsnet reports.
Backlund (illness) is not on the ice for Monday's pregame warmups and is not expected to play against the Jets, Wes Gilbertson of the Calgary Sun reports.
Backlund did not practice Monday morning and is a game-time decision against the Jets.
Backlund had two assists as Calgary defeated Edmonton 4-2 on Saturday.