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Mattias Backman

Mattias Backman  #64

Detroit Red Wings  Defenseman
NUMBER: 64 BIRTHDATE: October 3, 1992  (AGE 21)
HEIGHT: 6' 2" BIRTHPLACE: Linkoping, Sweden
WEIGHT: 169 DRAFTED: DET / 2011 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 5th   (146th overall)    Prospect Bio
Quote of the Day

I feel that responsibility, I've felt it for the last two years. We core guys get a lot of minutes, we get a lot of opportunity out there. Our teammates, the organization and fans look to us to be the guys to put the puck in the net and to create momentum out there.

— Jordan Eberle on taking his game and the Edmonton Oilers to the next level