Nicklas Backstrom Net Worth $40 Million
He now plays center and an alternate captain for the Washington Capitals of the National Hockey League (NHL). He’s brought in his net worth of $40 million through his career in ice hockey which started in the age of 15. He started his junior career through the 2002-2003 season and played for Brynas IF of the J20 Super-Elit league. Backstom signed a three-year, entry level contract together with the Washington Capitals on May 21, 2007 and played during the 2007-2008 NHL season. He was also section of the NHL All-Rookie Team in the exact same season. He was given the Viking Award as the top Swedish-born player through the 2008-2009 NHL season. Nicklas Backstrom also played for the Swedish national team and he played his first match on April 6, 2006 against Norway. He also directed the team in the 2010 Olympics but was eliminated by Slovakia in the quarterfinals.