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Mattias Backman

21-Year-Old Defenseman – Detroit Redwings

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Backman made his way to the U.S. in 2013-14, contributing six points to the ten-game playoff run for the Grand Rapids Griffins of the AHL. He is in the last year of his entry-level contract, and is hoping to impress in the minors enough for the Red Wings to resign him.

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SHOOTS: Left   HT: 6' 2"   WT: 169   DOB: 10/3/1992   BORN: Linkoping, Sweden   DRAFTED: 5th Rd, #146 Overall in 2011   Show ContractHide Contract


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Signed by the Red Wings in May of 2013.

May 22, 2013  –  Mattias Backman News

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Backman, the Wings' seventh-round choice in the 2011 draft, has signed a three-year deal, the Detroit Free Press reports.

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Backman is expected to spend another season or two playing in Sweden before heading to North America.