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David Backes
Position:  
  • • Center
  • • Right Wing
  • Status:  On the NHL roster
    Born:  05/01/1984 Age:  37 yrs Nationality:  USA  
    Height:  6' 3" Weight:  215 lbs
    Salary:  $4,750,000 Contract:  1 Year(s)
    Condition:  100%

    Player Ratings

    CK FG DI SK ST EN DU PH FO PA SC DF PS EX LD MO OV
    69 46 80 72 80 50 65 63 73 65 58 61 67 84 82 32 66


    Summary

    CAREER REGULAR SEASON STATISTICS - Summary
    Season Team GP G A PTS +/- PIM PPG SHG GWG GTG S S% TOI/G
    2014-15 Blues 48 16 16 32 -4 64 7 0 3 0 156 10.3 21:22
    2015-16 Blues 82 39 38 77 23 118 11 1 8 0 341 11.4 18:46
    2016-17 Canucks 79 23 42 65 20 102 4 0 5 0 195 11.8 19:33
    2017-18 Canucks 59 20 26 46 4 84 5 0 2 2 142 14.1 18:46
    2017-18 Blue Jackets 22 8 4 12 3 21 1 0 1 0 41 19.5 18:22
    2018-19 Oilers 80 11 18 29 4 97 0 0 3 0 150 7.3 13:49
    2019-20 Oilers 82 9 11 20 -11 68 0 0 2 1 101 8.9 12:52
    2020-21 Oilers 82 5 9 14 -20 81 0 0 0 0 65 7.7 10:43
      NHL TOTALS 534 131 164 295 19 635 28 1 24 3 1,191 11.0 16:13

    CAREER PLAYOFF STATISTICS - Summary
    Season Team GP G A PTS +/- PIM PPG SHG GWG S S% TOI/G
    2014-15 Blues 6 2 3 5 1 16 1 0 0 18 11.1 20:26
    2016-17 Canucks 18 4 6 10 -1 18 1 0 1 42 9.5 20:20
    2017-18 Blue Jackets 7 0 0 0 3 6 0 0 0 15 0.0 20:01
    2018-19 Oilers 13 4 3 7 8 12 0 0 0 27 14.8 14:56
      NHL TOTALS 44 10 12 22 11 52 2 0 1 102 9.8 18:42

    Ext. Summary

    CAREER REGULAR SEASON STATISTICS - EXTENDED SUMMARY
    Season Team GP HAT BkS FOW FOT FO%
    2014-15 Blues 48 1 11 44 82 53.7
    2015-16 Blues 82 0 7 114 184 62.0
    2016-17 Canucks 79 1 11 1076 1993 54.0
    2017-18 Canucks 59 0 13 677 1277 53.0
    2017-18 Blue Jackets 22 0 6 21 51 41.2
    2018-19 Oilers 80 1 11 50 85 58.8
    2019-20 Oilers 82 0 16 64 123 52.0
    2020-21 Oilers 82 0 3 190 365 52.1
      NHL TOTALS 534 3 78 2,236 4,160 53.8

    CAREER PLAYOFF STATISTICS - EXTENDED SUMMARY
    Season Team GP HAT BkS FOW FOT FO%
    2014-15 Blues 6 0 4 3 5 60.0
    2016-17 Canucks 18 0 1 263 454 57.9
    2017-18 Blue Jackets 7 0 2 9 13 69.2
    2018-19 Oilers 13 0 1 30 62 48.4
      NHL TOTALS 44 0 8 305 534 57.1

    Time on Ice

    CAREER REGULAR SEASON STATISTICS - Time on Ice
    Season Team GP ES TOI ES TOI/GP SH TOI SH TOI/GP PP TOI PP TOI/GP TOI TOI/G TPP/G
    2014-15 Blues 48 698:11 14:32 137:23 02:51 190:36 03:58 1026:10 21:22 00:00
    2015-16 Blues 82 1208:06 14:43 37:20 00:27 293:56 03:35 1539:22 18:46 00:00
    2016-17 Canucks 79 1165:53 14:45 148:37 01:52 230:10 02:54 1544:40 19:33 00:00
    2017-18 Canucks 59 789:59 13:23 118:22 02:00 199:51 03:23 1108:12 18:46 00:00
    2017-18 Blue Jackets 22 314:07 14:16 82:20 03:44 07:58 00:21 404:25 18:22 00:00
    2018-19 Oilers 80 921:20 11:31 40:30 00:30 144:42 01:48 1106:32 13:49 00:00
    2019-20 Oilers 82 888:09 10:49 151:02 01:50 16:00 00:11 1055:11 12:52 00:00
    2020-21 Oilers 82 819:17 09:59 54:54 00:40 05:21 00:03 879:32 10:43 00:00
      NHL TOTALS 534 6805:02 12:44 770:28 01:26 1088:34 02:02 8664:04 16:13 00:00

    CAREER PLAYOFF STATISTICS -
    Season Team GP ES TOI ES TOI/GP SH TOI SH TOI/GP PP TOI PP TOI/GP TOI TOI/G TPP/G
    2014-15 Blues 6 84:21 14:03 18:00 03:00 20:19 03:23 122:40 20:26 00:00
    2016-17 Canucks 18 272:27 15:08 39:27 02:11 54:15 03:00 366:09 20:20 00:00
    2017-18 Blue Jackets 7 110:17 15:45 25:53 03:41 03:58 00:34 140:08 20:01 00:00
    2018-19 Oilers 13 163:30 12:34 01:14 00:05 29:32 02:16 194:16 14:56 00:00
      NHL TOTALS 44 630:35 14:19 84:34 01:55 108:04 02:27 823:13 18:42 00:00

    Hits & Fights

    CAREER REGULAR SEASON STATISTICS - Hits & Fights
    Season Team GP Hits HT PIM Maj Fgt W Fgt L Fgt T 1st ★ 2nd ★ 3rd ★
    2014-15 Blues 48 148 87 64 0 0 0 0 1 1 2
    2015-16 Blues 82 224 111 118 20 1 2 1 7 6 4
    2016-17 Canucks 79 245 183 102 10 0 1 0 6 5 4
    2017-18 Canucks 59 169 118 84 20 0 2 2 3 4 3
    2017-18 Blue Jackets 22 60 22 21 5 1 0 0 1 2 1
    2018-19 Oilers 80 156 72 97 25 2 1 2 3 1 3
    2019-20 Oilers 82 136 66 68 20 1 0 3 3 1 1
    2020-21 Oilers 82 61 56 81 15 2 0 1 0 0 2
      NHL TOTALS 534 1,199 715 635 115 7 6 9 24 20 26

    CAREER PLAYOFF STATISTICS - Hits & Fights
    Season Team GP Hits HT PIM Maj Fgt W Fgt L Fgt T 1st ★ 2nd ★ 3rd ★
    2014-15 Blues 6 18 13 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
    2016-17 Canucks 18 67 52 18 0 0 0 0 2 0 1
    2017-18 Blue Jackets 7 27 7 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    2018-19 Oilers 13 34 11 12 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
      NHL TOTALS 44 146 83 52 0 0 0 0 3 0 3

    Special Teams

    CAREER REGULAR SEASON STATISTICS - Special Teams
    Season Team GP ES : G A PTS S PP : G A PTS S SH : G A PTS S
    2014-15 Blues 48 9 8 17 110 7 8 15 43 0 0 0 3
    2015-16 Blues 82 27 25 52 259 11 13 24 81 1 0 1 1
    2016-17 Canucks 79 19 26 45 153 4 16 20 37 0 0 0 5
    2017-18 Canucks 59 15 17 32 111 5 8 13 29 0 1 1 2
    2017-18 Blue Jackets 22 7 4 11 39 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 1
    2018-19 Oilers 80 11 16 27 124 0 2 2 25 0 0 0 1
    2019-20 Oilers 82 9 11 20 96 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 4
    2020-21 Oilers 82 5 9 14 65 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
      NHL TOTALS 534 102 116 218 957 131 164 75 217 131 164 2 17

    CAREER PLAYOFF STATISTICS - Special Teams
    Season Team GP ES : G A PTS S PP : G A PTS S SH : G A PTS S
    2014-15 Blues 6 1 2 3 14 1 1 2 4 0 0 0 0
    2016-17 Canucks 18 3 6 9 31 1 0 1 10 0 0 0 1
    2017-18 Blue Jackets 7 0 0 0 13 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
    2018-19 Oilers 13 4 2 6 26 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0
      NHL TOTALS 44 2 0 18 26 10 12 4 16 10 12 0 2

    Shootouts

    CAREER REGULAR SEASON STATISTICS - Shootouts
    Season Team GP G SF S%
    2014-15 Blues 48 2 6 33
    2015-16 Blues 82 3 4 75
    2016-17 Canucks 79 0 0 0
    2017-18 Canucks 59 0 0 0
    2017-18 Blue Jackets 22 0 0 0
    2018-19 Oilers 80 0 0 0
    2019-20 Oilers 82 0 0 0
    2020-21 Oilers 82 0 0 0
      NHL TOTALS 534 5 10 50

    Contract

    Salary Hit by Season
    2020-21 2021-22 2022-23 2023-24 2024-25
    $4,750,000 - - - -

    Contract Details
    Contract Length Contract Type No-Trade Clause? On Trade Block?
    1 Year(s) One-Way (NHL) NO NO

    Transactions

    TRANSACTION HISTORY

    • [5/5/2019] - David Backes [Oilers] was injured (Upper Body) and is out for up to 1 week.
    • [11/25/2018] - David Backes was named the new captain of the Edmonton Oilers.
    • [10/18/2018] - David Backes signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Edmonton Oilers to a 3-year contract ($4,750,000 per season, $1,000,000 signing bonus).
    • [3/22/2018] - TRADE: Columbus Blue Jackets acquired David Backes from the Vancouver Canucks for Joel Ward, a 2019 2nd round pick, and a conditional 2018 4th round pick.
    • [3/6/2017] - David Backes [Canucks] was suspended for 3 games (Abuse of Official).
    • [6/21/2016] - TRADE: Vancouver Canucks acquired David Backes and a 2016 3rd round pick from the St. Louis Blues for Mike Ribeiro and Nic Petan.
    • [2/9/2015] - David Backes signed by the Blues to a 4-year contract ($5,000,000 per season).
    • [12/7/2014] - David Backes was selected by the St. Louis Blues as the 72nd overall pick of the EHE Inaugural Draft.