Mikael Backlund News Archive
Backlund lit the lamp Wednesday for the sixth time this season, but Calgary lost 6-3 to Anaheim.
Backlund snapped his four-game goal streak but added an assist in a 4-3 overtime victory against the Sharks on Saturday.
Backlund pushed his goal streak to four games with a second-period tally in Thursday's win over the Coyotes.
Backlund scored the game-winning goal on the first shot of the game Saturday against Vancouver.
Backlund supplied a goal and assist in Friday's 6-5 loss to the Panthers.
Backlund (abdominal surgery) returned to the lineup with a bang Wednesday, potting a shorthanded goal, adding an assist and firing four shots on goal in a 3-2 loss to the Red Wings.
Coach Bob Hartley confirmed that Backlund (abdominal surgery) would be activated from IR and play Wednesday against the Red Wings, Pat Steinberg of Sportsnet.ca reports.
Backlund (abdomen) could return to action Wednesday against the Red Wings, Pat Steinberg of Sportsnet 960 reports.
Coach Bob Hartley said Friday that Backlund (abdomen) is "very close" to returning to the lineup, Pat Steinberg of Sportsnet.ca reports.