David Backes C STL 22 Days

David Backes fired home a hat trick in Tuesday night's 5-3 road win over the Maple Leafs.

Backes and his linemates T.J. Oshie and Alex Steen combined for nine points against a reeling Toronto squad. Backes now has 27 goals and 53 points through 67 games this season to go along with 14 multi-point games.

David Backes C STL 25 Days

Only one player scored a goal in the St. Louis Blues' 1-0 win against the Pittsburgh Penguins on Sunday: David Backes.

He tipped in the game-winning goal just outside the window of it being a power-play goal, but it was obviously a GWG. Backes has 24 goals and 50 points in 66 games this season. The rugged forward also had six hits, three SOG and two PIM tonight.

David Backes C STL 1 Month

David Backes buried a pair of goals for the Blues in Monday's 3-1 win over Winnipeg.

Backes registered his 22nd and 23rd markers of the season, giving him 49 points in 63 games. He's now 13 points away from reaching his career-best of 62, which he totalled in the 2010-11 campaign. Brenden Morrow's 11th tally of the season was the only other goal for the Blues in the victory.

David Backes C STL 1 Month

David Backes netted his 21st goal of the season in a 2-1 victory over Colorado on Saturday.

The marker ended a seven-game goal drought for the Blues captain. Patrik Berglund produced the game-winning goal, while T.J. Oshie, Kevin Shattenkirk, Vladimir Tarasenko and Jaden Schwartz chipped in with an assist each.

David Backes C STL 1 Month

David Backes collected a pair of assists in Tuesday's comeback win versus the Tampa Bay Lightning.

He had gone five straight games without picking up a point going into Tuesday's match. Backes has 20 goals and 44 points in 56 games this campaign. He should get back on track soon.

David Backes C STL 2 Months

David Backes netted the game-winning goal and added an assist to help get the United States into the semifinals of the Olympics on Wednesday.

He also won 10 of 14 faceoffs in the match. Backes has three goals and four points in four games for the United States at the tournament. Team USA will face Canada in the semifinals on Friday.

David Backes C STL 2 Months

David Backes scored a goal in the Blues' 4-3 shootout win on Saturday.

Backes has only been held off the scoresheet in one of his last six contests. He has 19 goals and 41 points in 49 games this season. That puts him in position to challenge his career-high of 62 points set in 2010-11.

David Backes C STL 3 Months

David Backes scored the lone goal for St. Louis as they fell to Carolina 2-1 Friday night.

Backes has points in four of his past five games and is on pace for the best offensive season of his eight year career with 18 goals and 40 points in 48 games.

David Backes C STL 3 Months

David Backes recorded two assists in a 2-1 win against Phoenix on Tuesday night.

He has five points in his last five contests since returning to the Blues lineup from injury. Backes has 15 goals, 35 points and 72 penalty minutes in 40 games this season. He can hit several categories which makes him one of the most versatile centers in the league for fantasy hockey.

David Backes C STL 3 Months

David Backes had two assists in his return from an upper-body injury.

Backes was sidelined for three games. He has 32 points and 70 penalty minutes in 36 contests this season.