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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
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T.J. Oshie passed teammate Alex Ovechkin for the team goal lead when he scored three times against Tampa Bay in a 5-3 win Saturday night.
Oshie scored back-to-back quickly in the first period to pass Ovechkin for goals scored this season. He then added an assist in the third period on John Carlson’s goal. The center ended the night by getting the hat trick in the third after Tampa Bay went empty net. Oshie finished the game with 29 goals for the season and 49 points. At the start of the game, Oshie’s 26 goals tied him with his best complete season in regard to goals scored. That came in 2015-16. He still has plenty of time remaining this season to pad his advantage. Mar 18 - 11:04 PM

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In mid-March, T.J. Oshie already has as many goals (26) as he scored in 2015-16 after generating one in the Washington Capitals' 4-2 loss to the Los Angeles Kings.

Oshie has those 26 goals despite being limited to 54 games, grabbing those tallies on just 113 SOG (for a resounding 23 shooting percentage). At 45 points, he's six away from matching last season's total. His +23 plus/minus would set a career-best.
Mar 12 - 3:18 AM

T.J. Oshie (upper body) will return to action on Saturday.

"Everything feels good right now," Oshie said. "As long as somehow something bad doesn't happen on the way home, I think I should be good to go." He is expected to get back on the top line with Nicklas Backstrom and Alex Ovechkin. Oshie will get power-play time as well, so get him back in your lineup.
Mar 4 - 2:05 PM

T.J. Oshie (upper body) is likely to get back in the lineup on Saturday.

He skated on the top line, with Nicklas Backstrom and Alex Ovechkin during Friday's practice. Coach Barry Trotz said Oshie was "really close" and his status will probably be determined after the morning skate.
Mar 4 - 10:04 AM

Isabelle Khurshudyan of the Washington Post states that T.J. Oshie is not expected to play Thursday.

Oshie on the other hand says he is hour-to-hour so there could be a discrepancy. Oshie was not on the first power play or the first line with Nicklas Backstrom and Alex Ovechkin. He was replaced by Tom Wilson so if he is unable to go, Wilson is a nice play in daily fantasy. Oshie has 24 goals and 43 points in 50 games this season.
Mar 1 - 12:31 PM

T.J. Oshie (upper body) isn't expected to play Tuesday.

Tom Wilson stayed on the top line during the morning skate. Oshie has been out of action since Feb. 22 due to an upper-body injury.
Feb 28 - 2:39 PM

T.J. Oshie (upper body) is out Saturday.

That's Oshie's second consecutive game on the sidelines. He has 24 goals and 43 points in 50 games this season.
Feb 25 - 6:09 AM

T.J. Oshie (upper body) is considered doubtful for Saturday's match versus the Predators.

He apparently got banged up this week against Philadelphia. Consider him day-to-day for now.
Feb 24 - 8:59 PM

T.J. Oshie has been sidelined with an upper-body injury and will not play against the Oilers on Friday.

Oshie is in the midst of a career season, posting 23 goals and 41 points in 48 games this season. He is considered day-to-day.
Feb 24 - 6:55 PM

T.J. Oshie is not on the ice warming up against the Oilers on Friday.

No reasoning just yet for why the talented winger isn't out there. We'll keep you posted on his status as it develops.
Feb 24 - 6:34 PM

TJ Oshie picked up an assist during Saturday's 3-2 shootout loss to the Red Wings.

He now has points in four of his last five games, giving him four goals and eight points in that span. For the season he has 23 goals and 41 points in 48 games.
Feb 18 - 6:37 PM

T.J. Oshie rang in his 20th goal of the season in Sunday's 5-0 win over the Kings with style.

It's now the third time over the last four seasons that Oshie has reached the 20-goal mark. Oshie has recorded 35 points in 44 games this season. Check out the link below for a slow-mo gif of his remarkable tally.
Feb 5 - 3:20 PM

T.J. Oshie will be back in the lineup Tuesday night.

He didn't play last Thursday before the All-Star break because his baby daughter was in the hospital. Oshie is projected to play with Nicklas Backstrom and Alex Ovechkin on the top line.
Jan 31 - 1:29 PM

T.J. Oshie missed Thursday game as his daughter was in the hospital.

Two-year-old Lyla was born with gastroschisis which is a birth defect in which she had a hole in her abdominal wall, with the intestines protruding. Surgery corrected it but it is unknown whether this hospital visit had anything to do with the ailment.
Jan 29 - 10:17 AM

T.J. Oshie won't play on Thursday due to a family matter.

Chandler Stephenson, who was called up on Tuesday to fill in for Jay Beagle (illness), will play Thursday night. Meanwhile it looks like Beagle will return and fill Oshie's spot on the top line. Oshie has 18 goals and 32 points in 40 contests this season.
Jan 26 - 11:55 AM

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