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Mikael Backlund
Mikael Backlund
Centre  - CGY
Number: 11
Height: 6' 1"
Weight: 199
Shoots: Left
Born: 17 Mar 1989  (Age 26)
Birthplace: Vasteras, Sweden
Drafted: CGY / 2007 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 1st (24th overall)
2015-16 SEASON HIGHLIGHTS Had two points (1G, 1A) and was a +3 on Feb. 6 at VAN Was a +3 for the second time in four games and had a pair of assists on Jan. 21 at CBJ Picked up an assist in his third straight game on Jan. 16 at EDM Had an assist and tied a career-high with a +3 rating on Jan. 13 vs. FLA Recorded a pair of assists on Jan. 11 vs. SJ Netted his fifth goal on Jan. 2 at COL Had assists in four of five games Dec. 17 - 27 Had a goal and an assist on Dec. 8 vs. SJ Had a trio of first period assists to match a career high on Nov. 7 vs. PIT Scored the third regular season overtime winner of his career and added an assist on Nov. 5 vs. PHI Played his 300th career NHL game on Oct. 10 at VAN