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Oct 15, 2014
Rotoworld
Mikael Backlund scored at 4:35 of overtime Wednesday night in the Calgary Flames' 2-1 victory over the Blackhawks in Chicago.

Gaudreau, Setoguchi back in against the Winnipeg Jets as the Calgary Flames look to close off road-trip on a high note

Looks like there’s a mix-up for tonight’s game with Joe Colborne moving up to the top line alongside Sean Monahan and Jiri Hudler. Meanwhile, Johnny Gaudreau draws back into the mix with Mikael Backlund and Mason Raymond and former Jet …
Rotoworld Oct 15, 2014

Mikael Backlund scores OT winner for Flames - Mikael Backlund (C) Calgary Flames

Mikael Backlund scored at 4:35 of overtime Wednesday night in the Calgary Flames' 2-1 victory over the Blackhawks in Chicago.
Calgary Herald Oct 2, 2014

Backlund weathers injury scare, prepares for big season with Calgary Flames

CALGARY - Calgary Flames head coach Bob Hartley says he's sleeping easier where Mikael Backlund is concerned.
Calgary Herald Oct 2, 2014
Flames not ruling out Backlund for Game 1

Flames not ruling out Backlund for Game 1

Mikael Backlund’s abdominal ailment has progressed to the point that he may practise with the main group Friday morning. (Injured wingers Mason Raymond and David Jones might also take that step.)

Flames vs. Coyotes game preview: Sylvan Lake edition

They're the Arizona Coyotes now, and the Flames are hosting them via Sylvan Lake as they continue the preseason. Around the NHL, everyone is getting injured. A number of eastern conference teams are losing top players to preseason or even practice incidents. The Flames may have already lost Mikael Backlund before preseason even began, and that's no good, considering he's one of their best players. Sam Bennett has yet to play, as well - and the Flames are still keeping him on the shelf, at least for tonight's game. Tonight, it'll be a number of decent Flames taking on the Coyotes. Here's the...
Calgary Herald Sep 22, 2014
Flames notes: Concern growing over Backlund’s abdominal strain

Flames notes: Concern growing over Backlund’s abdominal strain

Turns out, Mikael Backlund’s injury could be more serious than originally thought.

Mikael Backlund Photos

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