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Nicklas Backstrom

  1. Beleskey, Stempniak highlight EA’s NHL 14 Cover Vote

    Apr 22, 2013, 2:51 PM EDT

    Matt Beleskey

    Also: Zdeno Chara, Eric Staal and Joe Thornton.

  2. Winnipeg’s Ladd named NHL’s first star of the week

    Apr 22, 2013, 12:12 PM EDT

    Andrew Ladd

    Brad Richards and Logan Couture get second and third, respectively.

  3. Caps’ Backstrom (arm) practices after leaving Ottawa game

    Apr 19, 2013, 2:45 PM EDT

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    He didn’t take a shift in the final seven minutes last night.

  4. Caps’ Backstrom leaves game after being struck by Green shot

    Apr 18, 2013, 10:40 PM EDT

    Nicklas Backstrom

    This could be a big problem for Washington.

  5. Mike Ribeiro focuses on present with Capitals

    Apr 3, 2013, 4:30 PM EDT

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    He wasn’t traded and his contract hasn’t been extended.

  6. Giroux jersey tops list of best-sellers for January

    Feb 7, 2013, 3:21 PM EDT

    Claude Giroux jersey

    Blues rookie Vladimir Tarasenko cracks the top 10.

  7. Caps GM McPhee: “I could never take [Luongo’s] contract”

    Feb 4, 2013, 11:46 AM EDT

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    Luongo is signed through 2021-22, with a cap hit of $5.3 million.

  8. Ovechkin back on line with Crabb and Beagle

    Jan 28, 2013, 1:31 PM EDT

    Alex Ovechkin

    Yes, the same Ovechkin that once scored 65 goals in a season.

  9. Capitals get season’s first win, Ovechkin finally scores

    Jan 27, 2013, 5:43 PM EDT

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    Now every NHL team has at least one victory.

  10. PHT’s Pressing Questions: Can Oates strike the right balance in Washington?

    Jan 14, 2013, 12:56 PM EDT

    Adam Oates

    Rookie head coach won’t have much time to do it.

  11. Backstrom visiting specialist in Michigan, Caps confirm

    Jan 9, 2013, 11:08 AM EDT

    Nicklas Backstrom

    Team declines to comment further.

  12. Nicklas Backstrom’s (neck) status for camp is a mystery

    Jan 8, 2013, 9:44 PM EDT

    Nicklas Backstrom

    Capitals GM George McPhee can’t talk about the star’s health.

  13. Backstrom has “what you say — bruised neck”

    Jan 2, 2013, 3:54 PM EDT

    NEW YORK, NY - MAY 7: Nicklas Backstrom #19 of the Washington Capitals stretches during warm-ups prior to the start of the game against the New York Rangers in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Semifinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Madison Square Garden on May 7, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Scott Levy/NHLI via Getty Images)

    According to his Swedish agent.

  14. Columnist: Lockout “could not have come at a better time for Burke”

    Nov 29, 2012, 3:56 PM EDT

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    You know things have gone poorly when a work stoppage is the best thing that can happen to a GM.

  15. What’s been lost: Five best early December games you won’t see

    Nov 24, 2012, 4:00 PM EDT

    Alex Ovechkin, Henrik Lundqvist

    We’ll just think about what could’ve been.

  16. Brett Hull on Ovechkin: “He’s going to thrive under Oates”

    Nov 13, 2012, 3:08 PM EDT

    Hull Oates

    “I’m excited about it but I’m also not really excited about it because he’s going to break all the records,” he said.

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