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Matt Niskanen | Defenseman | #2

Team: Washington Capitals
Age / DOB:  (31) / 12/6/1986
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 203
Drafted: 2005 / Rd. 1 (28) / DAL
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Matt Niskanen (upper body) will be back in the lineup on Sunday.
Niskanen missed one game with upper-body injury and he's ready to return for Washington's matinee match versus St. Louis. Jan 7 - 1:12 PM

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Season Stats
GPGAPTS+/-PIMPPGPPASHGSHAGWSOGPct
32391217140001161.049
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
2016WAS7853439203218012154.032
Game Log
DateOppGMGAPts+/-PIMPPGPPASHGSHAGWSOGPct
Jan 18@ NJ1000-10000002.000
Jan 12@ CAR100020000003.000
Jan 11CAR100000000002.000
Jan 9VAN101110000003.000
Jan 7STL100000000001.000
Jan 2@ CAR000000000000.000
Dec 30NJ1101200000011.000
Dec 28BOS1000-10000002.000
Dec 27@ NYR100002000003.000
Dec 23@ VGK1000-10000003.000

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Nicklas Backstrom
2Evgeny Kuznetsov
3Lars Eller
4Jay Beagle
5Chandler Stephenson
LW1Alex Ovechkin
2Brett Connolly
3Jakub Vrana
RW1T.J. Oshie
2Andre Burakovsky
3Tom Wilson
4Alex Chiasson
5Anthony Peluso
6Devante Smith-Pelly
D1John Carlson
2Matt Niskanen
3Dmitry Orlov
4Brooks Orpik
5Taylor Chorney
6Christian Djoos
7Madison Bowey
G1Braden Holtby
2Philipp Grubauer