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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 (lower body) will return to action on Tuesday night.
He missed two games because of a lower-body injury. He is slated to be paired with Dmitry Orlov. Feb 28 - 6:15 PM

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Season Stats
GPGAPTS+/-PIMPPGPPASHGSHAGWSOGPct
7143236222618011138.029
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
Mar 25ARI1000-10000002.000
Mar 23CLM100000000002.000
Mar 21CAL100010000000.000
Mar 18@ TB101120000002.000
Mar 16NAS100000000001.000
Mar 14MIN100010000004.000
Mar 12@ ANA1000-20000002.000
Mar 11@ LA1000-10000000.000
Mar 9@ SJ100000000002.000
Mar 6DAL1000-10000001.000

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
D1John Carlson
2Kevin Shattenkirk
3Matt Niskanen
4Karl Alzner
5Brooks Orpik
6Dmitry Orlov
7Nate Schmidt
8Taylor Chorney
G1Braden Holtby
2Philipp Grubauer