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Mattias Backman • D
Ht/Wt:6'2", 180 lbs.
Born:Oct 3, 1992 (26 yrs) in Linkoping, SWE
Experience:0 years
Drafted:Drafted by Detroit in 2011 (5/146).
Shoots:L
Movements & Injuries
2017
6/30/2017 Signed with the Kloten Flyers of the Switzerland National League A.
6/26/2017 Dallas Stars did not tender a qualifying offer.
3/08/2017 Loaned to the Hershey Bears (AHL).
2016
10/10/2016 Placed on waivers by the Dallas Stars for the purpose of being assigned to the Texas Stars (AHL).
6/09/2016 Signed by the Dallas Stars to a one-year contract extension.
2015
9/28/2015 Assigned to the Texas Stars (AHL).
4/16/2015 Re-assigned to the Texas Stars (AHL).
3/01/2015 Acquired from the Detroit Red Wings.
2014
12/24/2014 Signed with the Linkopings HC of the Swedish Hockey League.
10/02/2014 Assigned to the Grand Rapids Griffins (AHL).
4/15/2014 Re-assigned to the Grand Rapids Griffins (AHL).
2013
5/22/2013 Signed by the Detroit Red Wings to a three-year entry-level contract.
Career Transactions
2015
3/01/2015 Dallas Stars traded Erik Cole to the Detroit Red Wings for Mattias Backman, Mattias Janmark and a second-round draft pick in 2015.
2011
6/25/2011 Drafted by the Detroit Red Wings in the 5th round (146th overall) in 2011.
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