Mattias Backman
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MattiasBackman
POSITION: Defenseman
HEIGHT: 6' 2"
SHOOTS: Left
WEIGHT: 180
BIRTHDATE: 10/03/1992
AGE: 23
BIRTHPLACE: Linkoping, SWE
DRAFTED: DET: 2011-146 overall
Signed as a free agent by Linkoping (Sweden), December 24, 2014. Traded to Dallas by Detroit with Mattias Janmark and Detroit's 2nd round choice (Roope Hintz) in 2015 Entry Draft for Erik Cole and Dallas' 3rd round choice (Vili Saarijarvi) in 2015 Entry Draft, March 1, 2015.