Nicklas Backstrom Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Ovechkin (lower body) scratched vs. WildRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | ESPN

    He leads the league with 43 goals and is tied with linemate Nicklas Backstrom for the points lead with (67. Ovechkin scored two goals in each of Washington's last two games, both wins.

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  2. Discuss Capitals vs. WildRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... at Verizon Center. Coach Barry Trotz had previously considered Ovechkin, who is also tied with teammate Nicklas Backstrom atop the league in total points, a game-time decision, telling reporters that he would wait until Ovechkin took warmups to see ...

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  3. Game Preview: Minnesota Wild at Washington CapitalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Gone Puck Wild

    ... Capitals have built themselves around Alex Ovechkin who works in tandem with an elite playmaker in Nicklas Backstrom . They've had a decent supporting cast too but for whatever reason that has not translated into any sort of tangible post-season ...

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  4. Alex Ovechkin a game-time decision Thursday with lower-body injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Washington Times

    Alex Ovechkin will be a game-time decision because of an unspecified lower-body injury on Thursday when the Washington Capitals host the Minnesota Wild , coach Barry Trotz said. Ovechkin , the league leader with 43 goals and tied for the league lead with center Nicklas Backstrom with 67 points, did not participate in the team's morning skate.

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  5. Ovechkin game-time decision vs. Minnesota; Burakovsky recalledRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... tomorrow's game." Burakovsky last played Sunday against Toronto, skating on the top line with Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom. He served as Ovechkin's placeholder during Thursday's skate, rushing with Backstrom and Marcus Johansson on the left wing, ...

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  6. Forward Curtis Glencross gets acclimated with Capitals in first practiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... workout served mostly as a learning expedition for both parties; Trotz later deployed Glencross with Nicklas Backstrom and Alex Ovechkin on the top line, and Glencross grew accustomed to the terminology of drills, which his new teammates had long ...

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  7. Capitals hammer Maple LeafsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... Ovechkin crunched defenseman Korbinian Holzer, exited the offensive zone and, upon re-entry, took center Nicklas Backstrom's feed and gathered steam again. With Holzer, who eventually left the ice with an upper-body injury and would not return, ...

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  8. Curtis Glencross Washington-Bound for 2nd and 3rd Round PicksRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2015 | Too Many Men On The Site

    ... The Capitals have a gaping hole opposite to Alex Ovechkin and have acquired a good candidate in Glencross. Nicklas Backstrom and Ovechkin have been the lone offensive producers since the departure of Alexander Semin and they have been trying to fill ...

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  9. Capitals vs Leafs Recap: Ovechkin Ties for NHL Scoring Lead, Caps WinRead the original story

    Mar 1, 2015 | Japers' Rink

    Alex Ovechkin's three point night tied him with Nicklas Backstrom for the NHL scoring lead, and the Caps snapped an ugly three-game losing streak in their final game before tomorrow's trade deadline. Having lost three consecutive games- and two of those to Metropolitan Division rivals- and with the trade deadline coming with the next sunrise, and the first round of the playoffs not so terribly far beyond that, the Washington Capitals came into the evening looking for a sorely needed slump-buster.

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  10. Trade: Capitals land Glencross, Flames get two picksRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2015 | MSNBC

    ... Glencross in a number of ways. The most tantalizing idea is that he could finally give Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom a stable linemate, as they've seen a parade of wingers on their line in 2014-15. Glencross could also ease some of the ...

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  11. Report: Capitals land F Glencross from FlamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2015 | CBS Sports

    ... he is expected to be utilized? It sure seems like a good bet. If he ends up alongside Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom on the top line -- a lineup spot the Caps have been rumored to want to more definitively fill -- most players would probably ...

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  12. Caps acquire Defenseman Tim Gleason, may not be doneRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2015 | DC Pro Sports Report

    ... may not be done. They still desire to add a top line forward to anchor the top line with Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom. Current rumors have the Caps interested and in discussions with Chicago's Patrick Sharp. Those rumors have run rampant all ...

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  13. Capitals 'face reality' after three straight lossesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | MSNBC

    ... greater, and teams out of the playoff picture might be able to catch up. "You have to face reality," Nicklas Backstrom told the Washington Pos t. "If you're not good, you're not good. We've got to look ourselves in the mirrors and know what we did ...

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  14. Shopping Sharp?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | CBS Sports

    The Capitals have been rumored to be in the market for a top-six winger to possibly fit in with Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom on the top line. Grabbing a former 30-goal man like Sharp certainly would fit into that category.

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  15. Alex Ovechkina s case for MVPRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... - where his save percentage was above league average - in almost two-thirds of his games (63.5 percent). Nicklas Backstrom, who leads the league in assists and has a share of the lead for points , has also done his part. However, Ovechkin ...

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  16. Capitals' duo more productive than Crosby, MalkinRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Erie Times News

    In a league obsessed with dynamic duos, Washington's Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom are not exactly new commodities "" it's their eighth season together "" but they never before have been this dominant. Together, they've accumulated 125 points, more than any other duo in the league.

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  17. Blackhawks top scorer Kane out 12 weeks after surgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Reuters

    ... team doctor Michael Terry said. The 26-year-old American, whose 64 points is tied with Washington Capital Nicklas Backstrom and Philadelphia Flyer Jakub Voracek for the NHL lead, has not missed any of Chicago's 61 games this season. A 12-week ...

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  18. Get your game notes: Penguins at Capitals, Rivalry NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | MSNBC

    ... this one, including the league's top goal scorer, Alex Ovechkin , who leads the NHL with 38 goals. a Since Nicklas Backstrom entered the league in 2007-08, his teammate Alex Ovechkin leads the league in goals & points - Evgeni Malkin & Sidney Crosby ...

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  19. Trade deadline: Capitals looking for wingerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | CBS Sports

    ... they will try to add another defenceman and it's well-known they are chasing a forward to play with Nicklas Backstrom and Alexander Ovechkin. Ovechkin's flexibility allows them to search for the best possible addition, whether a right- or ...

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  20. NHL on NBCSN: Caps aim for season series sweep vs. PensRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | MSNBC

    ... up with nothing. As much as these games are about Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin vs. Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom , Braden Holtby 's been the clear story in 2014-15, as Pittsburgh's only managed to score once against him in three games. If ...

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