David Backes C/RW STL 2 days ago

Backed (undisclosed) returned to action in Monday's Game 5 against San Jose after he sat out the final two periods of Game 4. He had six hits, two blocked shots, two shots on goal and an assist in 16:32 of ice time in a 6-3 loss to the Sharks.

David Backes C/RW STL 3 days ago

Backes (undisclosed) will play in Monday's Game 5 against the Sharks, Jeremy Rutherford of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports.

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It remains unclear what type of ...

David Backes C/RW STL 3 days ago

Backes (undisclosed) will warm-up with the team prior to Game 5 on Monday before a decision is made regarding his availability against the Sharks.

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With coach Ken Hitchcock ...

David Backes C/RW STL 5 days ago

Blues head coach Ken Hitchcock said he'll know more about Backes' undisclosed injury in the next couple of days, but expects him to be ready for Game 5 on Monday, according to Curtis Pashelka of the Bay Area News Group.

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When Backes was last seen on the...

David Backes C/RW STL 5 days ago

Backes (undisclosed) did not skate a shift in the second or third period of Saturday's game.

David Backes C/RW STL 5 days ago

Backes (undisclosed) did not skate a shift in the second period of Saturday night's game against the Sharks, according to Pierre LeBrun of ESPN.

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Backes was out there on the ...

David Backes C/RW STL 1 week ago

Backes had a team-high 11 hits and scored his seventh postseason goal in Sunday's win over the Sharks in Game 1 of the Western Conference Finals.

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Backes has been an absolute ...

David Backes C/RW STL 2 weeks ago

Backes tallied a goal and an assist in Wednesday's emphatic 6-1 victory over the Stars.

David Backes C/RW STL 3 weeks ago

Backes potted in two goals -- one on the power play -- and amassed nine hits in Tuesday's 6-1 victory over the Stars in Game 3.

David Backes C/RW STL 4 weeks ago

Backes scored the overtime goal and also provided an assist in Sunday's Game 2 win over the Stars.

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On his 32nd birthday, Backes was...