Niklas Backstrom

Goaltender Age: 36 Exp: 6 Years
College:
  • Current Contract

    Niklas Backstrom signed a 3 year / $10,250,000 contract with the Minnesota Wild, including an annual average salary of $3,416,667.

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $10,250,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $3,416,667
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Cap Hit
    2013 Contract details by year $2,500,000 $3,416,667
    2014 Contract details by year $3,750,000 $3,416,667
    2015 Contract details by year $4,000,000 $3,416,667
    2016 Free Agent Year UFA  
    Sources: NHL contract specifics generally collected from NHL Numbers.

    Previous Contracts

    2009-2012

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $24,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $6,000,000
    Free Agent: 2013 /
    Year   Base Salary Cap Hit
    2009 Contract details by year $6,000,000 $6,000,000
    2010 Contract details by year $6,000,000 $6,000,000
    2011 Contract details by year $6,000,000 $6,000,000
    2012 Contract details by year $3,512,195 $6,000,000
    • 82 Game 2012 Salary: $6,000,000
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  • 2014 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Niklas Backstrom ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($3,416,667) Rank
    NHL: #236
    Western: #104
    Western Central: #0
    Minnesota Wild: #6
    Goaltender: #22

    Total Cash ($0) Rank
    NHL: #348
    Goaltender: #36

    Average Annual ($3,416,667) Rank
    NHL: #247
    Goaltender: #22