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Mikael Backlund | #11

C | 6' 1" | 199 lb | Age: 27 | Calgary Flames
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  • Mikael Backlund
  • Born: March 17, 1989
  • Birthplace: Vasteras, SWE
  • Shoots: Left
  • Draft: 2007 CGY, 1st rd, 24th pk (24th overall)
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Mikael Backlund Bio

There is no definitive timetable for development, no right or wrong when projecting professional growth. Backlund is the perfect example.

Selected by the Calgary Flames in the first round (No. 24) of the 2007 NHL Draft, Backlund endured multiple stops and starts due to injury (broken finger, shoulder separation, abdominal pull) that slowed his progress.

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