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David Backes | #21

RW | 6' 3" | 215 lb | Age: 36 | Anaheim Ducks
Anaheim Ducks
2020-2021 Regular Season
GP G A P +/-
13 3 1 4 -2
Career
GP G A P +/-
963 248 313 561 66
  • David Backes
  • Born: May 1, 1984
  • Birthplace: Minneapolis, MN, USA
  • Shoots: Right
  • Draft: 2003 STL, 2nd rd, 32nd pk (62nd overall)
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Season GP G A P +/- PIM PPG PPP SHG SHP GWG OTG S S%
2020-2021 13 3 1 4 -2 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 28 10.7
NHL Career 963 248 313 561 66 1,146 65 132 4 10 32 2 2,176 11.4
Season GP G A P +/- PIM PPG PPP SHG SHP GWG OTG S S%
2020-2021 13 3 1 4 -2 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 28 10.7
NHL Career 963 248 313 561 66 1,146 65 132 4 10 32 2 2,176 11.4
Last 5 games
Opponent Date G A P +/- PIM PPG SHG S Shifts TOI
COL APR 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 17 10:13
SJS APR 6 1 1 2 2 0 0 0 2 18 11:10
ARI APR 4 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 1 17 13:26
SJS MAR 13 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 1 17 11:45
STL MAR 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 15 10:52
Opponent Date G A P +/- PIM PPG SHG S Shifts TOI
COL APR 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 17 10:13
SJS APR 6 1 1 2 2 0 0 0 2 18 11:10
ARI APR 4 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 1 17 13:26
SJS MAR 13 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 1 17 11:45
STL MAR 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 15 10:52

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The St. Louis Blues had drafted David Backes, developed him and fully acknowledged what they'd be relinquishing should he exit. But they were unwilling to commit long term to a 32-year-old player, and Backes wanted a measure of security. Unrestricted free agency provided that leverage.

Following two seasons of being on the outside looking in come playoff time, the Boston Bruins were eager to make a splash in free agency, to add size, grit and leadership. So on July 1, 2016, after five seasons as the captain of the Blues, Backes signed a five-year, $30 million contract with the Bruins.

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