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Mattias Backman

22-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 re-sign 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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Mattias Backman NHL Stats
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Season Age League Team GP G A Pts +/- PIM SOG SH% GWG SHG TOI/G G A Pts TOI/G Hits BS
2014-15 21 AHL GRA 18 0 4 4 -3 6 0 0

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Mattias Backman 2014-15 NHL Game Log
Dec 16 CLS Did Not Play
Dec 13 at TOR Did Not Play
Dec 12 FLA Did Not Play
Dec 10 TOR Did Not Play
Dec 7 at CAR Did Not Play
Dec 6 NYR Did Not Play
Dec 4 DAL Did Not Play
Dec 2 FLA Did Not Play
Nov 30 VAN Did Not Play
Nov 28 at NJ Did Not Play
Nov 26 PHI Did Not Play
Nov 24 OTT Did Not Play
Nov 22 at TOR Did Not Play
Nov 20 at WPG Did Not Play
Nov 18 at CLS Did Not Play
Nov 16 MON Did Not Play
Nov 14 CHI Did Not Play
Nov 9 TB Did Not Play
Nov 7 NJ Did Not Play
Nov 5 at NYR Did Not Play
Nov 4 at OTT Did Not Play
Nov 2 at BUF Did Not Play
Oct 31 LA Did Not Play
Oct 29 at WAS Did Not Play
Oct 25 at PHI Did Not Play
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Oct 23 PIT Did Not Play
Oct 21 at MON Did Not Play
Oct 18 TOR Did Not Play
Oct 17 at TOR Did Not Play
Oct 15 BOS Did Not Play
Oct 11 ANH Did Not Play
Oct 9 BOS Did Not Play

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