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Sweden Christian Bäckman

#5 Frölunda HC / SHL - 14/15
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Last added: Nathan Rossi
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Jade Downie-Landry 6 4 5 9
2. Brittany Howard 6 7 1 8
3. Sarah Bujold 7 5 3 8
4. Leah Lum 6 4 3 7
5. Jonna Albers 6 3 3 6
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
D
Age
42
Height
6'4" / 193 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
209 lbs / 95 kg
Nation
Shoots
L
Youth Team
Status
Retired
Highlights
1-time U18 EJC Gold Medal 1
1-time Olympic Gold Medal 1
1-time U18 EJC Silver Medal 1
1-time World Championship Silver Medal 1
1-time World Championship Bronze Medal 1
1-time SHL Champion 1

Bäckman was a well-rounded defenseman who played a sound two-way game. A fine skater with great size, he had all the tool to carve out a long career. Foot and knee injuries eventually slowed him down.

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1996-97 Västra Frölunda HC J20 J20 SuperElit 26 2 5 7 16 - |
Sweden U17 (all) International-Jr 5 0 2 2 - - |
Sweden U18 EJC-18 4 0 0 0 2 - |
Sweden U18 (all) International-Jr 4 0 0 0 2 - |
1997-98 Västra Frölunda HC J18 J18 Allsvenskan 4 4 1 5 2 - | Playoffs 5 2 2 4 2 -
Västra Frölunda HC J20 J20 SuperElit 28 5 14 19 12 - | Playoffs 2 0 1 1 4 -
Sweden U18 EJC-18 6 2 6 8 2 - |
Sweden U18 (all) International-Jr 16 3 - - - - |
1998-99 Västra Frölunda HC J20 J20 SuperElit 9 0 4 4 12 - |
Västra Frölunda HC Elitserien 49 0 4 4 4 -6 | Playoffs 4 0 0 0 0 0
Sweden U19 (all) International-Jr 4 2 - - - - |
Sweden U20 WJC-20 6 0 3 3 0 1 |
Sweden U20 (all) International-Jr 16 2 5 7 18 - |
1999-00 Västra Frölunda HC J20 J20 SuperElit 3 1 1 2 0 - | Playoffs 3 1 1 2 0 -
Västra Frölunda HC Elitserien 27 1 0 1 14 -5 | Playoffs 5 0 0 0 0 0
Gislaveds SK Allsvenskan 21 5 2 7 8 -2 |
Sweden U20 WJC-20 7 1 1 2 6 8 |
Sweden U20 (all) International-Jr 14 2 3 5 14 - |
2000-01 Västra Frölunda HC Elitserien 50 1 10 11 32 -6 | Playoffs 3 0 2 2 2 -2
Sweden (all) International 4 1 2 3 0 - |
2001-02 Västra Frölunda HC Elitserien 44 7 4 11 38 10 | Playoffs 10 0 0 0 8 2
Sweden (all) International 2 0 0 0 0 - |
2002-03 St. Louis Blues NHL 4 0 0 0 0 -3 |
Worcester IceCats AHL 72 8 19 27 66 -2 | Playoffs 3 0 1 1 5 1
2003-04 St. Louis Blues NHL 65 5 13 18 16 3 | Playoffs 5 0 2 2 4 2
Worcester IceCats AHL 4 1 2 3 2 3 |
Sweden WC 9 1 1 2 6 0 |
Sweden (all) International 10 1 1 2 6 - |
2004-05 Frölunda HC Elitserien 50 4 15 19 40 29 | Playoffs 14 2 7 9 10 17
Sweden WCup 0 0 0 0 0 - |
Sweden WC 9 1 1 2 6 0 |
Sweden (all) International 21 2 4 6 20 4 |
2005-06 St. Louis Blues NHL 52 6 12 18 48 -15 |
Sweden OG 8 1 2 3 6 -1 |
Sweden (all) International 8 1 2 3 6 -1 |
2006-07 St. Louis Blues NHL 61 7 11 18 36 13 |
2007-08 St. Louis Blues NHL 45 1 9 10 30 -4 |
New York Rangers NHL 18 2 6 8 20 2 | Playoffs 8 0 0 0 12 3
2008-09 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL 56 2 5 7 32 5 |
2009-10 Frölunda HC Elitserien 47 10 18 28 46 11 | Playoffs 7 1 2 3 6 -5
Sweden WC 9 0 3 3 10 4 |
Sweden (all) International 21 1 5 6 18 4 |
2010-11 Frölunda HC Elitserien 21 4 13 17 8 -1 |
2011-12 Frölunda HC Elitserien 55 11 16 27 48 7 | Playoffs 6 0 2 2 2 -2
Sweden (all) International 6 1 1 2 2 3 |
2012-13 Frölunda HC Elitserien 54 7 15 22 36 -4 | Playoffs 6 1 3 4 0 -1
2013-14 Frölunda HC “A” SHL 50 2 5 7 36 4 | Playoffs 7 1 1 2 2 1
2014-15 Frölunda HC “A” SHL 33 4 3 7 16 3 | Playoffs 13 0 2 2 8 -1
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1995-96 Västergötland TV-Pucken - - - - - - |
1997-98 Sweden U18 Viking Cup - - - - - - |
2004-05 Sweden EHT 8 1 1 2 14 0 |
2009-10 Sweden EHT 9 0 0 0 4 0 |
2011-12 Frölunda HC ET 3 1 2 3 0 - | Playoffs 1 0 0 0 0 0
Sweden EHT 6 1 1 2 2 3 |
2012-13 Frölunda HC ET 7 0 2 2 0 - |
2013-14 Frölunda HC ET 4 2 0 2 2 - | Playoffs 1 0 0 0 0 -
2014-15 Frölunda HC Champions HL 10 2 6 8 2 9 |
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 2 76 9 21 30 0.39 68 1 | 1 3 0 1 1 0.33 5 1
Allsvenskan 1 21 5 2 7 0.33 8 -2 | 0
Champions HL 1 10 2 6 8 0.80 2 9 | 0
EHT 3 23 2 2 4 0.17 20 3 | 0
EJC-18 2 10 2 6 8 0.80 4 - | 0
ET 3 14 3 4 7 0.50 2 - | 2 2 0 0 0 0.00 0 0
International 7 72 7 15 22 0.31 52 10 | 0
International-Jr 4 59 9 10 14 0.24 34 - | 0
J18 Allsvenskan (J18 Nationell) 1 4 4 1 5 1.25 2 - | 1 5 2 2 4 0.80 2 -
J20 SuperElit (J20 Nationell) 4 66 8 24 32 0.48 40 - | 2 5 1 2 3 0.60 4 -
NHL 6 301 23 56 79 0.26 182 1 | 2 13 0 2 2 0.15 16 5
OG 1 8 1 2 3 0.38 6 -1 | 0
SHL (Elitserien) 11 480 51 103 154 0.32 318 42 | 10 75 5 19 24 0.32 38 9
TV-Pucken 1 - - - - - - - | 0
Viking Cup 1 - - - - - - - | 0
WC 3 27 2 5 7 0.26 22 4 | 0
WCup 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 - | 0
WJC-20 2 13 1 4 5 0.38 6 9 | 0
* Some data is missing to provide a correct summary.
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DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
08/24/2015
08/24/2015 Confirmed Frölunda HC Retired
04/11/2014
04/11/2014 Extension Frölunda HC Frölunda HC
10/09/2009
10/09/2009 Confirmed Columbus Blue Jackets Frölunda HC
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