Kalman: Backes Has To Focus Leadership Skills On Bruins' Dressing RoomAs long as David Backes channels his leadership in the right direction, the Bruins should benefit from having someone around that will tell them the truth and make sure they’re accountable.
David Backes Found Phil Kessel's Tweet About Team USA To Be 'Distasteful, Aggravating'Understandably, the players that did make the team didn't much appreciate hearing comments from the peanut gallery. One such player was new Bruins forward David Backes.
Kalman: We'll Know Backes Signing Worked If He's Driving His Own LineSince signing with the Bruins, forward David Backes has been careful when speaking about his role.
Kalman: Backes Signing Maintains Bruins Flexibility, Now They Need To Maintain PatienceCenter David Backes knew exactly why he was interested in signing with the Bruins.
David Backes On Felger & Mazz: Bruins An 'Absolutely Perfect' FitThe Bruins free-agent addition commented on what he plans to bring in terms of ability and leadership.
Bruins Agree To Five-Year Deal With Free Agent David BackesThe Bruins and the former St. Louis Blues captain agreed to a five-year contract.
Team USA Downs Czech Republic, Advances To Semifinals vs. CanadaTeam USA knocked off the Czech Republic 5-2 to advance to the Semifinal round in Olympic Hockey play.
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