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Nils Backstrom

Nils Backstrom

Defenseman
BIRTHDATE: June 29, 1986
HEIGHT: 6' 0" BIRTHPLACE: Stockholm, Sweden
WEIGHT: 183 DRAFTED: DET / 2004 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 9th   (290th overall)

CAREER REGULAR SEASON STATISTICS

SEASONTEAMGPGAP+/-PIMPPGSHGGWGSS%
2003-2004 Stocksunds IF Danderyd Jr.-Swe-Jr. 121 6 7 26
2004-2005 Djurgardens IF Stockholm Jr.-Swe-Jr. 310 5 5 75
2005-2006 Djurgardens IF Stockholm Jr.-Swe-Jr. 417 11 18 70
2005-2006 Djurgardens IF Stockholm-Sweden 10 0 0 0
2006-2007 U. Of Alaska Anchorage-WCHA 331 9 10 44
2007-2008 U. of Alaska-Anchorage-WCHA 161 2 3 18
2008-2009 U. of Alaska-Anchorage-WCHA 344 4 8 38
2009-2010 Alaska Aces-ECHL 40 1 1 -1 0 0 0 0
2009-2010 U. of Alaska-Anchorage-WCHA 270 3 3 30
2010-2011 Ilves Tampere-Finland 484 2 6 52
2011-2012 Ilves Tampere-Finland 572 7 9 79
2012-2013 Timra IK-Sweden 430 4 4 30
2012-2013 AIK Solna-Sweden 100 1 1 8

CAREER PLAYOFF STATISTICS

SEASONTEAMGPGAP+/-PIMPPGSHGGWGSS%
2005-2006 Djurgardens IF Stockholm Jr.-Swe-Jr. 40 1 1 0 4 00.0
2005-2006 Djurgardens IF Stockholm-Sweden
2006-2007 U. Of Alaska Anchorage-WCHA
2007-2008 U. of Alaska-Anchorage-WCHA
2009-2010 Alaska Aces-ECHL 10 0 0 0 0 0 0
2010-2011 Ilves Tampere-Finland 60 0 0 14
2011-2012 Ilves Tampere-Finland-Q 50 1 1 6
Quote of the Day

A piece of scar tissue breaks off, pinches the nerve, and every time you move your leg it's almost like having a root canal in your stomach and groin.

— Detroit Red Wings center Stephen Weiss on his sports hernia surgery