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  1. Capsa Backstrom says hea ll be ready for Saturdaya s gameRead the original story

    Mar 27, 2014 | The Washington Post

    After leaving the Capitals' shootout loss to the Kings on Tuesday with an undisclosed upper-body injury, center Nicklas Backstrom said Thursday that he will "absolutely" play Saturday against the Bruins.

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  2. Sittin' at the End of the (Capitals) BarRead the original story

    Mar 27, 2014 | Japers' Rink

    ... not take the two-slot being against the Florida Panthers on November 2nd when he was out with an injury. Nicklas Backstrom was third four times in those first six instances, and in the only two games in which he did not take the third slot the Caps ...

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  3. Backstrom will 'absolutely' play Saturday; Grabovski 'very ready' to returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2014 | MSNBC

    ... for good behavior, the news out of Kettler Capitals Iceplex on Thursday could not have been better. Center Nicklas Backstrom , who left Tuesday night's 5-4 shootout loss to he Los Angeles Kings with what many feared was a left shoulder injury , said ...

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  4. Thursday Caps Clips: Is It Saturday Yet?Read the original story

    Mar 27, 2014 | Japers' Rink

    Daily Washington Capitals news and notes: A sort-of status update for Nicklas Backstrom, a look at the score most dangerous to the Caps' playoff hopes, Kuznetsov settles in, and more.

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  5. The 5 Biggest Letdowns of Washington Capitals' 2013-14 Season so FarRead the original story

    Nov 9, 2013 | BleacherReport

    ... Kuznetsov's first NHL goal prevented the night from being regarded as a total failure. But if star pivot Nicklas Backstrom, who Carrera reports left the game in the second period, is out for any length of time, this team won't make the playoffs. In ...

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  6. Five thoughts on Caps-KingsRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... the Kings that haunts them down the stretch. Washington didn't just lose the game, either, as top center Nicklas Backstrom and defenseman Jack Hillen both left the game with undisclosed injuries . 1. Two-goal leads. Of all the habits that have come ...

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  7. Alex Ovechkin, and The Numbers ProblemRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2014 | Too Many Men On The Site

    ... players surrounding Ovi. Right now there is only one player within 30 points of Ovechkin, and that is Nicklas Backstrom with 70 points (-20). The second closest player is Joel Ward with 42 points. I fully understand that Ovechkin's job is to score, ...

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  8. Caps Fritter Away Much-Needed PointRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2014 | NBC Washington

    ... appearance, but the one point they frittered away Tuesday -- not to mention the potential loss of center Nicklas Backstrom to an upper-body injury -- may very well prevent them from doing so. "You never know when it comes down to it if it's in or ...

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  9. Big third period helps Kings outlast Capitals in thrillerRead the original story

    Mar 25, 2014 | CBS Sports

    ... the moment. So blowing two-goal leads, as the Capitals tend to do, and losing key players such as center Nicklas Backstrom to injury are not exactly what they want. All of those bad things happened to the Capitals in a 5-4 shootout loss Tuesday ...

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  10. Black and Blue CapsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2014 | Capitals Outsider

    ... the reda they were icing the black and blue. The first two happened just seconds apart from each other. Nicklas Backstrom was ridden into the turnbuckle by Drew Doughty, falling very awkwardly on his shoulder. Backstrom gingerly made his way to the ...

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  11. Ovechkin, Capitals blow lead in 5-4 loss to KingsRead the original story

    Mar 25, 2014 | Star Tribune

    ... the moment. So blowing two-goal leads, as the Capitals tend to do, and losing key players such as center Nicklas Backstrom to injury are not exactly what they want. All of those bad things happened to the Capitals in a 5-4 shootout loss Tuesday ...

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  12. Backstrom, Hillen leave with injuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... But equally if not more concerning than that unrealized extra point is the uncertain health of both Nicklas Backstrom and Jack Hillen. Kings defenseman Drew Doughty upended Backstrom 5 minutes 3 seconds into the second period on a check near the ...

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  13. Capitals blow lead in loss to KingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2014 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... the moment. So blowing two-goal leads, as the Capitals tend to do, and losing key players such as center Nicklas Backstrom to injury are not exactly what they want. All of those bad things happened to the Capitals in a 5-4 shootout loss Tuesday ...

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  14. Report: Possible shoulder injury for Caps' BackstromRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2014 | MSNBC

    The Washington Capitals apparently held Nicklas Backstrom out of the remainder of Tuesday's shootout loss to the Los Angeles Kings for precautionary reasons.

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  15. Backstrom scores winner in SO as Caps down SharksRead the original story

    Mar 25, 2014 | Sports Network

    Nicklas Backstrom buried the game-winner in the third round of the shootout to send the Washington Capitals to a 3-2 win over the San Jose Sharks on Saturday at SAP Center.

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  16. Capitals-Kings: Postgame CoverageRead the original story

    Mar 25, 2014 | Japers' Rink

    "Obviously, you miss Backy [Nicklas Backstrom], but every team has guys that go out.

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  17. Capitals' Alex Ovechkin, Jack Hillen collide in OTRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2014 | USA Today

    ... has an upper-body injury and will be evaluated on Wednesday, the team said. The same holds true for center Nicklas Backstrom, who left the game for precautionary reasons after a hard hit from Los Angeles Kings defenseman Drew Doughty in the second ...

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  18. Caps need 'better effort from the top guys,' says one of their top guysRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2014 | MSNBC

    ... they're playing. "I think something that the first two lines need to do is look at our third line," center Nicklas Backstrom said, per the Washington Post . "They're cycling the puck, and off that they create chances. I think our first lines haven't ...

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  19. Washington Capitals' 5 Most Impressive Individual Performances in 2013-14Read the original story

    Mar 25, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... we've seen a number of outstanding individual performances out of Washington's top players. Alex Ovechkin, Nicklas Backstrom, Mike Green and newcomer Evgeny Kuznetsov are just a handful of the Caps that have authored memorable single-game outings ...

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  20. Power play or bustRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2014 | The Washington Post

    "We've been talking about it but we need a better effort from the top guys for sure." Nicklas Backstrom said. As the Washington Capitals found their stride in recent weeks to remain in the thick of the Eastern Conference playoff race , there have ...

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