Mattias Bäckman, Defenseman
VITALS: 6’2”, 170 lbs. from Linkoping, Sweden (Oct. 3, 1992)
DRAFTED: R5 (146), 2011
2012-13 TEAM: Linköpings HC
2012-13 STATS: 15GP-0G-6A-6P-4PIM, +1 rating
UPCOMING GAMES: Wednesday vs. Växjö Lakers HC, Saturday vs. Rögle BK
WEB UPDATES: http://www.hockeyligan.se (Swedish), www2.lhc.eu (Swedish)

Linköpings HC has won their last two games by a combined score of 9-3 to improve their 2012-13 record to 9-5-1. Bäckman has recorded 0G-2A-2P in his last two outings and is currently tied for first place on his team in defensive scoring,