NIKLAS BÄCKSTRÖM

Inactive (Retired)

Goaltender
Estimated Career Earnings : $38,712,195
BORN: February 13, 1978
BIRTHPLACE: Helsinki, Finland
NATIONALITY: Finland
HEIGHT: 6' 2 (188 cm)
WEIGHT: 194 lbs (88 kg)
CATCHES:Left
AGE: 41
ELC SIGNING AGE: 28
WAIVERS SIGNING AGE: 28
DRAFTED: Undrafted
DRAFTED OVERALL: -
DRAFT ROUND: -
DRAFTED BY: -

CONTRACT HISTORY

ENTRY-LEVEL CONTRACT
COMPARE THIS CONTRACT
LENGTH: 1 YEAR
EXPIRY STATUS: RFA
SIGNING TEAM: Minnesota WildMinnesota Wild
VALUE: $750,000
C.H.% : 1.70
SIGNING DATE: July 1, 2006
SOURCE: CapGeek
SEASONCLAUSECAP HIT AAV P. BONUSES S. BONUSES BASE SALARY TOTAL SALARY MINORS SALARY
2006-07$750,000$750,000$0$225,000$525,000$750,000$70,300
TOTAL$750,000$750,000$0$225,000$525,000$750,000$70,300
STANDARD CONTRACT
COMPARE THIS CONTRACT
LENGTH: 2 YEARS
EXPIRY STATUS: UFA
SIGNING TEAM: Minnesota WildMinnesota Wild
VALUE: $6,200,000
C.H.% : 7.05
SIGNING DATE: June 7, 2007
SOURCE: CapGeek
SEASONCLAUSECAP HIT AAV P. BONUSES S. BONUSES BASE SALARY TOTAL SALARY MINORS SALARY
2007-08$3,100,000$3,100,000$0$0$3,100,000$3,100,000$3,100,000
2008-09$3,100,000$3,100,000$0$0$3,100,000$3,100,000$3,100,000
TOTAL$6,200,000$6,200,000$0$0$6,200,000$6,200,000$6,200,000
STANDARD CONTRACT
COMPARE THIS CONTRACT
LENGTH: 4 YEARS
EXPIRY STATUS: UFA
SIGNING TEAM: Minnesota WildMinnesota Wild
VALUE: $24,000,000
C.H.% : 10.58
SIGNING DATE: March 3, 2009
SOURCE: CapGeek
SEASONCLAUSECAP HIT AAV P. BONUSES S. BONUSES BASE SALARY TOTAL SALARY MINORS SALARY
2009-10$6,000,000$6,000,000$0$0$6,000,000$6,000,000$6,000,000
2010-11$6,000,000$6,000,000$0$0$6,000,000$6,000,000$6,000,000
2011-12$6,000,000$6,000,000$0$0$6,000,000$6,000,000$6,000,000
2012-13$6,000,000$6,000,000$0$0$6,000,000$6,000,000$6,000,000
TOTAL$24,000,000$24,000,000$0$0$24,000,000$24,000,000$24,000,000
35+ CONTRACT
COMPARE THIS CONTRACT
LENGTH: 3 YEARS
EXPIRY STATUS: UFA
SIGNING TEAM: Minnesota WildMinnesota Wild
VALUE: $10,250,000
C.H.% : 5.31
SIGNING DATE: June 24, 2013
SOURCE: CapGeek
SEASONCLAUSECAP HIT AAV P. BONUSES S. BONUSES BASE SALARY TOTAL SALARY MINORS SALARY
2013-14Modified NTC, NMC$3,416,666$3,416,666$0$0$2,500,000$2,500,000$2,500,000
2014-15Modified NTC, NMC$3,416,666$3,416,666$0$0$3,750,000$3,750,000$3,750,000
2015-16Modified NTC, NMC$3,416,666$3,416,666$0$0$4,000,000$4,000,000$4,000,000
TOTAL$10,249,998$10,249,998$0$0$10,250,000$10,250,000$10,250,000
CLAUSE DETAILS: Modified NTC details unknown
CLAUSE SOURCE: CapGeek

SALARY PROGRESSION

CAREER STATS

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SEASONTEAMLEAGUEGPGAASV%
 
PLAYOFFSGPGAASV%
1993-94Finland U16 (all)International-Jr11.000.967|
HIFK U16Jr. C SM-sarja---|
1994-95Finland U17 (all)International-Jr---|
HIFK U18Jr. B SM-sarja---|
1995-96HIFK U18Jr. B SM-sarja123.77-|PLAYOFFS42.66
1996-97HIFKLiiga26.000.824|
Finland U19 (all)International-Jr0--|
HIFK U20Jr. A SM-liiga212.750.914|
PiTaI-divisioona83.690.875|
1997-98Finland U20 (all)International-Jr22.500.911|
Finland U20WJC-2022.500.911|
HIFK U20Jr. A SM-liiga142.980.907|
HermesI-divisioona92.950.912|
1998-99HIFKLiiga161.690.932|
HIFK U20Jr. A SM-liiga83.010.902|PLAYOFFS72.290.912
HIFKEuro HL0--|PLAYOFFS22.340.886
1999-00HIFKLiiga46.580.785|
HIFKEuro HL19.990.579|
FPSI-divisioona222.270.928|PLAYOFFS32.700.913
2000-01SaiPaLiiga492.540.924|
2001-02AIKSHL403.050.899|
Finland (all)International11.000.969|
AIKKvalserien SHL92.210.921|PLAYOFFS92.210.921
2002-03KärpätLiiga362.160.929|PLAYOFFS152.000.939
FinlandEHT44.000.783|
2003-04KärpätLiiga432.020.936|PLAYOFFS152.330.925
FinlandEHT32.640.895|
2004-05KärpätLiiga472.170.927|PLAYOFFS121.250.950
FinlandEHT32.310.915|PLAYOFFS32.310.915
FinlandWC52.310.902|
KärpätECC31.800.921|PLAYOFFS31.800.921
KärpätECC31.800.921|
2005-06KärpätLiiga511.680.940|PLAYOFFS41.850.897
FinlandEHT51.570.950|PLAYOFFS51.570.950
FinlandWC0--|
FinlandOG0--|
KärpätECC31.890.941|PLAYOFFS31.890.941
KärpätECC31.890.941|
2006-07Minnesota WildMinnesota WildNHL411.970.929|PLAYOFFS52.220.924
2007-08Minnesota WildMinnesota WildNHL582.310.920|PLAYOFFS62.820.900
FinlandWC82.110.922|
2008-09Minnesota WildMinnesota WildNHL712.330.923|
2009-10Minnesota WildMinnesota WildNHL602.720.903|
Finland (all)International21.090.952|
FinlandOG21.090.952|
2010-11Minnesota WildMinnesota WildNHL512.660.916|
2011-12Minnesota WildMinnesota WildNHL462.430.919|
2012-13Minnesota WildMinnesota WildNHL422.480.909|
2013-14Minnesota WildMinnesota WildNHL213.020.899|
2014-15Minnesota WildMinnesota WildNHL193.050.887|
2015-16Minnesota WildMinnesota WildNHL---|
Calgary FlamesCalgary FlamesNHL43.350.881|
Finland (all)International12.000.929|
FinlandEHT12.000.929|
FinlandWC0--|
2016-17HIFKLiiga171.870.923|PLAYOFFS23.420.864
HIFKChampions HL41.510.939|PLAYOFFS41.510.939
2017-18HIFKLiiga72.480.894|
HIFKChampions HL14.500.885|PLAYOFFS14.500.885
2018-19TapparaLiiga151.730.921|PLAYOFFS10.001.000
TapparaChampions HL31.950.908|
NHL TOTALNHL413--|PLAYOFFS11--