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Matt Niskanen | Defenseman | #2

Team: Washington Capitals
Age / DOB:  (30) / 12/6/1986
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 200
Drafted: 2005 / Rd. 1 (28) / DAL
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Matt Niskanen (upper body) is being listed as day-to-day.
Niskanen won't travel to Buffalo with the Capitals, so he'll miss at least Friday's game. He was hurt when Patrice Bergeron boarded him from behind during Wednesday's contest. Dec 8 - 1:37 PM

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Season Stats
GPGAPTS+/-PIMPPGPPASHGSHAGWSOGPct
25099280101047.000
Career Stats
YearTeamGPGAPTS+/-PIMPPGPPASHGSHAGWSOGPct
2007DAL787192622362600099.071
2008DAL8062935-115228000111.054
2009DAL7431215-151806002110.027
2010PIT631910-3500500077.013
2011PIT754172194735000118.034
2012PIT40410144120200267.060
2013PIT811036463351312006162.062
2014WAS824273174728010117.034
2015WAS82527321038214003150.033
Game Log
DateOppGMGAPts+/-PIMPPGPPASHGSHAGWSOGPct
Dec 7BOS100020000000.000
Dec 5BUF1000-22000002.000
Dec 3@ TB100000000001.000
Dec 1NYI100000000006.000
Nov 26@ TOR100000000001.000
Nov 25BUF100000000003.000
Nov 23STL1000-20000002.000
Nov 20CLM101110010001.000
Nov 18DET100000000004.000
Nov 16PIT101120000003.000

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Nicklas Backstrom
2Evgeny Kuznetsov
3Lars Eller
4Jay Beagle
LW1Alex Ovechkin
2Marcus Johansson
3Andre Burakovsky
4Daniel Winnik
RW1T.J. Oshie
2Justin Williams
3Tom Wilson
4Brett Connolly
5Jakub Vrana
D1John Carlson
2Matt Niskanen
3Karl Alzner
4Brooks Orpik
5Dmitry Orlov
6Nate Schmidt
7Taylor Chorney
8Aaron Ness
G1Braden Holtby
2Philipp Grubauer