RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Niklas Backstrom

A collection of news and information related to Niklas Backstrom published by this site and its partners.

Top Niklas Backstrom Articles see all

Displaying items 1-5
  • Backstrom seals Capitals' 2-1 overtime win over Isles

    Washington Capitals forward Nicklas Backstrom knew he had an opening once New York Islanders captain John Tavares lost his stick along the boards.
  • Tavares scores early in OT in Isles' 2-1 win over Caps

    John Tavares can be excused if the Islanders captain doesn't recall the previous time New York won a playoff game in overtime. "I was only 3 years old then," Tavares said, when informed it's been 22 years since that happened. He'll certainly remember...

    Ovechkin, Backstrom lead Caps past Isles 4-3 in Game 2

    Ovechkin, Backstrom lead Caps past Isles 4-3 in Game 2
    WASHINGTON (AP) — Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom helped make a winner of a rookie replacement goalie making his second start all season for the Washington Capitals. Reunited on Washington's top line, Backstrom delivered a goal and two...

    Dynamic Duos hoping to carry the day in NHL playoffs

    They are megawatt talents so universally known in NHL towns that saying their names is not required, only their jersey numbers. In Pittsburgh, there's 87 and 71. In Chicago, 88 and 19. In Washington, 8 and 19. In Vancouver, 22 and 33. Their task over...

    Rangers Complete Stellar Regular Season, Defeat Capitals 4-2

    WASHINGTON — The New York Rangers completed one of their finest regular seasons in their long history Saturday. They're not dwelling on it. Kevin Hayes and Dominic Moore each had a goal and an assist, Henrik Lundqvist stopped 22 shots and the...