Pacific Division RANK: 4
Record: 45-33-9 NHL rank: 15

Mikael Backlund

#11 • C
  • Status: Off season
  • Height: 6'1
  • Weight: 199 lbs.
  • Shoots: L
  • Experience: 8 years
  • Birthdate: Mar 17, 1989
  • Birthplace: Vasteras, SWE
  • Drafted: Drafted by Calgary in 2007 (1/24).
2016-17 Season Stats
GP G A Pts +/- PIM PPG SHG GWG TOI S PtsPG
YTD 81 22 31 53 9 36 7 0 7 17:36 197 0.65
Playoffs 4 1 2 3 -3 0 0 1 0 19:49 14 0.75
Scouting Report
Assets:
Has very good skating ability, two-way ability and the playmaking skills needed to put up points. A determined player, he can be an asset on special teams in the NHL.
Flaws:
Needs to continue adding strength to his 6-1 frame in order to better fend off the injury bug. Must also improve his offensive consistency at the highest level.
Career Potential:
Solid two-way center, when healthy.