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  1. BSB 2014-15 Fantasy Hockey RecapRead the original story

    Apr 5, 2015 | Blueshirt Banter

    ... season was also the first one completed. On September 25th, just days after the draft, Paper Tigers traded Nicklas Backstrom (WAS-C) and Andrei Markov (MON-D) to Good in the Corners in exchange for Ryan Nugent-Hopkins (EDM-C) and Dustin Byfuglien ...

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  2. Ottawa Senators Schedule: Back To Back WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2015 | Too Many Men On The Site

    ... Senators back to back is going to have their hands full with the challenge of A lexander Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom. Night two of the Ottawa Senators back to back weekend will be Sunday in Toronto. This will present a challenge of a whole ...

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  3. Tough schedule will have Capitals playoff-readyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... or are in the picture. "If we make it to the playoffs, these are the teams you're going to face," centre Nicklas Backstrom said. "I think it's perfect for us. We've got to fight to get into the playoffs, and you play against playoff teams. It's ...

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  4. Capitals facing 'perfect' test to finish regular seasonRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2015 | Canada.com

    ... or are in the picture. "If we make it to the playoffs, these are the teams you're going to face," centre Nicklas Backstrom said. "I think it's perfect for us. We've got to fight to get into the playoffs, and you play against playoff teams. It's ...

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  5. Before gearing up for playoffs, Caps savour another magical moment from OvechkinRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2015 | Canada.com

    ... closing schedule. "If we make it to the playoffs, these are the teams you're going to face," centre Nicklas Backstrom said. "I think it's perfect for us. We've got to fight to get into the playoffs, and you play against playoff teams. It's perfect." ...

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  6. Final three road games represent a a real big tripa for the CapitalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... said recently, just like columnists writing bad columns. Splitting up longtime linemates Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom was like an old married couple taking a long, rejuvenating road trip. And, he said Wednesday afternoon, securing a playoff ...

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  7. Alex Ovechkin's scoring feats are great; ultimate goal is Stanley CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | Sporting News

    ... Peter Bondra for tops all-time among Capitals players. He also is second all-time in assists to teammate Nicklas Backstrom. Consider the company Ovechkin now keeps. Mario Lemieux, Guy Lafleur, Marcel Dionne, Wayne Gretzky and Mike Bossy all scored ...

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  8. A look back at Alex Ovechkina s six 50th goalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... with the Presidents' Trophy, Ovechkin scored twice in a 5-2 win over Atlanta , giving him an even 50. Nicklas Backstrom collected his 100th point with an assist on Ovechkin's 50th, leaving reporters to wonder who would keep the puck. "Me, Jose ...

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  9. look top line succeeding with a pretty good balanceaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... points as a group and done the unthinkable, delaying the likely inevitable reunion of Ovechkin and center Nicklas Backstrom. "Obviously they're so creative and dynamic, I'm just a kid there going along for the ride," Ward said. "Just trying to give ...

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  10. Discuss Capitals vs. HurricanesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Defenseman Tim Gleason will face his former team for the first and only time since getting traded. Before the Washington Capitals steamrolled through Madison Square Garden and left an Alex Ovechkin-shaped hole in the wall on their way out, Coach Barry Trotz penned his most drastic game-to-game line shuffle of his inaugural season , moving forwards Joel Ward and Evgeny Kuznetsov to skate beside Ovechkin, and bumping center Nicklas Backstrom onto the second line for just the third time.

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  11. In Carolina, Capitals meet their last opponent not fighting for the playoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... and promised some players would find themselves booted from the lineup. "You have to face reality," center Nicklas Backstrom said. "If you're not good, you're not good." The Capitals were certainly not their best that night against the Carolina ...

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  12. Game Day Canes at CapsRead the original story

    Mar 31, 2015 | Canes Country

    ... power play (24.4%). Noted Canes killers Alex Ovechkin (71 points in 60 career games against the Canes) and Nicklas Backstrom (46 points in 40 games) are leading the NHL in goals and assists, respectively. With 49 goals, Ovechkin is one goal away ...

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  13. Ovechkin, Capitals defeat RangersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | The Japan Times

    ... a goal, but he has scored two in a game four times in his past 12. Skating on a line Sunday without Nicklas Backstrom didn't seem to bother him. Backstrom assisted on 30 of Ovechkin's first 47 goals, and then his power-play tally Sunday. "It's like ...

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  14. Alex Ovechkin with a capital 'O': Two more goals brings him one shy of 50Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2015 | Newsday

    ... up for Sunday's matinee against the Rangers at the Garden, splitting up Ovechkin and his usual centerman, Nicklas Backstrom. "Backie and Ovi have been together so long, it's like -- I always say, it's like a marriage," Trotz said afterward. ...

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  15. Pregame notes: Ovechkin, Backstrom need a more speed into their gameaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2015 | The Washington Post

    To explain the recent struggles plaguing his two biggest superstars, Coach Barry Trotz reached into his bag of metaphors and crossed over into the profession of those asking the questions. Center Nicklas Backstrom and winger Alex Ovechkin , both still among the NHL's top five point-getters this season, have each gone three games without registering either a goal or an assist.

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  16. New York Rangers Look To Bounce Back Against Washington CapitalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2015 | Blue Line Station

    Dec 23, 2014; New York, NY, USA; New York Rangers center Derick Brassard chases the puck in front of Washington Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom during first period at Madison Square Garden. Mandatory Credit: Noah K. Murray-USA TODAY Sports The Rangers will be looking to recover from yesterday's loss 4-2 loss to the Boston Bruins.

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  17. With Rangers up ahead, Capitals a cana t worrya about loss to NashvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Marcus Johansson and Nicklas Backstrom talk during the Capitals' 4-3 loss to Nashville, and now need to regroup before facing New York. The travel bags were strewn across the carpet, still being packd for the flight to Newark and the bus ride into New York City, when the locker room doors at Verizon Center opened and the Washington Capitals began explaining themselves.

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  18. Pregame notes: Trotz calls for repairs at Verizon CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... which the ice crew also enters. >> With eight games left this season, only winger Alex Ovechkin, center Nicklas Backstrom and right-winger Troy Brouwer have been truly immune from Trotz's tinkering in the forwards corps. Aside from three games on ...

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  19. Nashville Predators Visit Old Friend, Take On Washington CapitalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | Predlines

    ... Ovechkin is having another Ovechkin year, but another Capitals forward is putting up exceptional numbers. Nicklas Backstrom has 72 points on the year (18G, 54A) as he's in the midst of his second consecutive 70+ point season. The most dangerous part ...

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  20. Someone Paid $900 for Caps Bobblehead CollectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | Capitals Outsider

    ... a relatively rare Peter Bondra , plus autographed Troy Brouwer, Brooks Laich , John Carlson , and Nicklas Backstrom bobbles. Ben Sumner is the editor of Capitals Outsider and a contributor for Gunaxin.com. He also works for The Washington Post and ...

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