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Matt Niskanen | Defenseman | #2

Team: Washington Capitals
Age / DOB:  (29) / 12/6/1986
Ht / Wt:  6'0' / 200
Drafted: 2005 / Rd. 1 (28) / DAL
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Matt Niskanen registered two assists in a 6-3 loss to the Columbus Blue Jackets Tuesday night.
It was Niskanen's 20th and 21st points in 46 games this season. There's still an outside chance that he'll reach the 40-point mark for the second time in three seasons. Jan 20 - 11:39 AM

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Season Stats
GPGAPTS+/-PIMPPGPPASHGSHAGWSOGPct
4921921151811000091.022
Career Stats
YearTeamGPGAPTS+/-PIMPPGPPASHGSHAGWSOGPct
2007DAL787192622362600099.071
2008DAL8062935-115228000111.054
2009DAL7431215-151806002110.027
2010PIT631910-3500500077.013
2011PIT754172194735000118.034
2012PIT40410144120200267.060
2013PIT811036463351312006162.062
2014WAS824273174728010117.034
Game Log
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Jan 27PHI1000-12000001.000
Jan 22ANA000000000000.000
Jan 19@ CLM102220020004.000
Jan 17NYR1011-12010003.000
Jan 16@ BUF100000000003.000
Jan 14VAN100020000002.000
Jan 10OTT100010000002.000
Jan 9@ NYR101110000001.000

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Nicklas Backstrom
2Evgeny Kuznetsov
3Andre Burakovsky
4Jay Beagle
5Mike Richards
6Michael Latta
LW1Alex Ovechkin
2Marcus Johansson
3Jason Chimera
4Brooks Laich
RW1T.J. Oshie
2Justin Williams
3Tom Wilson
4Stanislav Galiev
D1John Carlson
2Matt Niskanen
3Karl Alzner
4Brooks Orpik
5Dmitry Orlov
6Nate Schmidt
7Taylor Chorney
8Connor Carrick
G1Braden Holtby
2Philipp Grubauer