Backlund recorded an assist and two shots on goal in Saturday's 5-2 loss to the Senators.
Backlund set up Mark Jankowski's third-period tally. The assist snapped a three-game mini-slump for Backlund, who now has 22 points through 50 games. The Swede has added 99 shots, 30 hits and 24 PIM -- he's not much for physical play, and he's tracking for his worst season since 2014-15, when he had 27 points in just 52 outings. Jan 18 11:42 pm (EST)
- Backlund picked up a power-play assist and three shots on goal in Thursday's 2-1 win over the Wild.
- Backlund delivered two assists, one on the power play, and three shots on goal in Sunday's 5-4 shootout win over the Wild.
- Backlund netted a shorthanded goal and went plus-3 in Thursday's 4-3 win over the Rangers. All Mikael Backlund News
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