David Backes News Archive
Backes picked up two assists Saturday in a win over Toronto to extend his current point streak to six games and 13 points (seven goals, six assists).
Backes helped the Blues salvage a point Thursday, scoring a third-period power-play goal that sparked a comeback to push the game to overtime.
Backes rattled off his fourth consecutive multi-point effort Tuesday against Edmonton, picking up a goal and an assist to go with a plus-2 rating and six hits.
Backes picked up two helpers Saturday in a shootout win over Carolina. It was his third multi-point effort in a row and he was plus-1 with two PIM, three shots, four hits, and a blocked shot in the stat sheet stuffing effort.
Backes followed up his four-goal Tuesday by potting another goal and adding an assist in Thursday's win over the Sharks.
Backes scored four consecutive goals -- the first two on the power play -- to account for much of the damage in Tuesday's 6-0 rout of Arizona.
Backes grabbed an assist, fired three shots on net and finished with a plus-1 rating in Friday's 4-3 loss to the Ducks.
Backes assisted on both St. Louis goals and went minus-1 in Tuesday's loss to the Predators.