RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Niklas Backstrom

A collection of news and information related to Niklas Backstrom published by this site and its partners.

Top Niklas Backstrom Articles

Displaying items 1-5
  • Capitals, Trotz talk about coaching job

    Capitals, Trotz talk about coaching job
    Barry Trotz met with Capitals owner Ted Leonsis and president Dick Patrick in Washington on Tuesday about the team's vacant coaching job, another indication in the mutual interest between the organization and the veteran bench boss. Trotz, 51, is widely...
  • Washington Capitals fire coach, decline to renew contract of GM

    The underachieving Washington Capitals began making changes at the top Saturday, firing Adam Oates as coach and not renewing the contract of George McPhee, the general manager and a vice president. The NHL club made the announcements in a statement...
  • Sochi Olympics: Canada is golden again with win over Sweden in hockey

    Sochi Olympics: Canada is golden again with win over Sweden in hockey
    SOCHI, Russia — Sidney Crosby again proved that he’s a big-time, big-game scorer. Crosby, held without a goal in Canada’s first five games at the Sochi Olympics hockey tournament, scored on a breakaway in the second period of Sunday&...
  • Kings beat Washington Capitals, 5-4, in shootout

    Kings beat Washington Capitals, 5-4, in shootout
    WASHINGTON -- Conventional wisdom says a team playing the second game of a back-to-back sequence should tire as the second game progresses. So much for conventional wisdom. The Kings scored three times in the third period Tuesday and then converted...
  • Toews goal helps win gold medal for Canada

    Toews goal helps win gold medal for Canada
    SOCHI, Russia — Team Canada's journey to its second straight Olympic hockey title began six months ago not with intense strategizing, but with a game of ball hockey. Seeking a way to get players to bond when insurance costs prevented them from...