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T.J. Oshie | Winger | #77

Team: Washington Capitals
Age / DOB:  (30) / 12/23/1986
Ht / Wt:  6'0' / 189
College: North Dakota
Drafted: 2005 / Rd. 1 (24) / STL
Contract: view contract details

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T.J. Oshie scored a goal and added two assists in the Washington Capitals' 8-7 overtime loss to the Penguins in Pittsburgh Monday night.
The loss snapped the Capitals' win streak at nine games. They squandered a lead of 3-0 before the Pens got rolling. Also notching multi-point games for Washington in this one were Alex Ovechkin (two assists), Lars Eller (two goals), Andre Burakovsky (a goal and an assist) and Matt Niskanen (two assists). Scoring goals in addition to Oshie, Eller and Burakovsky were Nicklas Backstrom, Justin Williams and Brett Connolly. Jan 16 - 10:55 PM

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T.J. Oshie (upper body) will return on Wednesday.

He didn't play on Monday because of an upper-body injury, but felt he could have been in the lineup. Oshie is projected to play with Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom against Pittsburgh.
Jan 11 - 3:15 PM

T.J. Oshie (upper body) could be ready to play Wednesday.

Washington assigned Liam O'Brien and Paul Carey to the AHL on Tuesday, which indicates Oshie will be ready. He was also a full participant at Monday's practice. Stay tuned.
Jan 10 - 3:55 PM

T.J. Oshie (upper body) won't play Monday night versus Montreal.

He was hurt on Saturday night and is listed as day-to-day. If you are looking for a silver lining, Oshie was a full participant at the team's morning skate.
Jan 9 - 3:04 PM

T.J. Oshie will be a game time decision Monday after he suffered an upper body injury Saturday in the second period and did not return.

The forward scored the only goal of the game in the first before calling it a night after the injury. Oshie has 13 goals and 20 points this season.
Jan 9 - 9:53 AM

TJ Oshie scored at the 1:38 mark of the first period and it would be the only one of the night as the Washington Capitals beat the Ottawa Senators 1-0 Saturday night.

Oshie logged only nine minutes of ice time after taking a hard hit from Dion Phaneuf early in the second period. He went to the locker room with an apparent injury to his left shoulder, returned to the ice later in the second, but then sat out the third. Oshie’s 13th goal of the season gives him 20 points to tie him for sixth on the team with Justin Williams.
Jan 7 - 10:36 PM

TJ Oshie busted through for a goal and an assist in Saturday's 6-2 win over the Devils.

Oshie is now up to 11 goals and 16 points in 28 games this season. It's been a tough season for the former Olympic hero, but he does own seven multi-point games to his credit during the campaign.
Sat, Dec 31, 2016 04:55:00 PM

T.J. Oshie notched a goal and an assist in Washington's 4-1 victory versus Buffalo on Friday night.

He opened the scoring in the second period and picked up an assist on Marcus Johansson's game-sealing empty netter. Oshie was playing in his second game since returning to the lineup from a shoulder injury. He has nine goals and 14 points in 19 appearances.
Sat, Dec 10, 2016 09:49:00 AM

T.J. Oshie is projected to play on a line with Marcus Johansson and Nicklas Backstrom.

As previously mentioned, Oshie is returning from a shoulder injury Wednesday night. He was sidelined for seven straight games.
Wed, Dec 7, 2016 07:42:00 PM

As expected, T.J. Oshie will be back in the lineup on Wednesday night.

He fully participated in Tuesday's practice and appeared likely to return. Coach Barry Trotz has confirmed that Oshie will play against Boston. He has missed the last seven contests because of a shoulder injury.
Wed, Dec 7, 2016 11:56:00 AM

T.J. Oshie (shoulder) is "possible" to play Wednesday against Boston, according to coach Barry Trotz.

He appeared to be ready based on his work during Tuesday's practice. Oshie was back on the second line with Nicklas Backstrom and Marcus Johansson. He also skated on the top power-play unit and he has participated in battle drills. The Capitals will make a decision in the morning, but it looks like Oshie will be back.
Tue, Dec 6, 2016 01:12:00 PM

T.J. Oshie (shoulder) might make his return this week.

Oshie has been practicing with the Capitals and seems to be upbeat about the progress he's made. He's looking to engage in more contact during practice, though that's ultimately not his call.
Mon, Dec 5, 2016 12:35:00 PM

T.J. Oshie (shoulder) will not travel with the Capitals to Tampa Bay.

Oshie had previously been ruled out of Saturday's contest, but if you needed further confirmation you now have it. The good news is that Oshie said that Friday's the best he felt yet, so it sounds like he's continuing to make progress.
Fri, Dec 2, 2016 02:04:00 PM

T.J. Oshie (upper body) won't play Thursday and Saturday.

He took part in Monday's practice and skated again on Wednesday in a non-contact capacity. Still, he appears to be getting closer to being available to return to action.
Wed, Nov 30, 2016 01:47:00 PM

T.J. Oshie (upper body) was back at practice Monday.

The forward did not take part in any contact drills and was not put on a regular line but outside of that, he was a full participant. The forward is considered week-to-week after he was injured on November 18 but he could return fairly quickly barring a setback. Oshie has eight goals and 12 points in 17 games thus far and should be back in your lineup when he returns to action.
Tue, Nov 29, 2016 11:01:00 AM

Depth Charts

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