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Troy Brouwer | Winger

Team: Washington Capitals
Age / DOB:  (28) / 8/17/1985
Ht / Wt:  6'3' / 213
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Troy Brouwer scored a pair of goals for the Capitals as part of a 5-2 win over Carolina Thursday night.
The two tallies give him 25 on the season, good for a career-best and the first time he has reached the quarter-century mark in his career. Eric Fehr and Jason Chimera also enjoyed good nights with a goal and two assists apiece while Joel Ward also counted in the victory. Apr 10 - 9:58 PM

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Troy Brouwer scored two goals but the Washington Capitals took a 4-3 shootout loss against the Predators in Nashville Sunday night.

Brouwer now has 24 goals on the season. Assisting on both of Brouwer's goals was Nicklas Backstrom, who also scored the Caps' other goal. Backstrom now has 59 assists and 14 goals on the season.
Mar 30 - 11:05 PM

For the second time in his NHL career, Washington Capitals power forward Troy Brouwer reached the 20-goal mark.

He scored twice on Sunday in the Capitals' 4-2 win against the Toronto Maple Leafs to do so. Brouwer scored 22 goals and 40 points in 2009-10 and has a chance to match or exceed both totals this season (20G, 34P so far). He generates plenty of hits and PIM, too, making him a fantastic asset who's only owned in 47 percent of Yahoo leagues right now.
Mar 16 - 8:17 PM

Troy Brouwer had a goal and an assist on Tuesday.

Brouwer was on a 11-game goal scoring drought. He has 10 goals and 23 points in 53 contests in 2013-14.
Jan 29 - 10:59 AM

Troy Brouwer will fill in for injured right winger Alex Ovechkin again Friday night on Washington's top line.

Brouwer and the rest of the Caps were held scoreless in Ottawa without the NHL's top scorer in the lineup on Tuesday. Brouwer has struggled to find the net this year after a strong 2013 campaign, but has as good a chance as he'll ever have to get back on track tonight playing big minutes with Nicklas Backstrom.
Jan 24 - 6:16 PM

Troy Brouwer scored Washington's lone goal in a 2-1 shootout loss to Buffalo on Sunday night.

His eighth marker of the season was assisted by Mikhail Grabovski. Brouwer posted five of Washington's 50 shots in the contest, but they couldn't solve Sabres' starter Ryan Miller.
Mon, Dec 30, 2013 10:38:00 AM

Troy Brouwer had two assists in Monday night’s 3-2 loss to Anaheim.

The 28-year-old winger is now on a four game points streak (1 G, 5 A) and has seven goals and 17 points so far through 37 games.
Mon, Dec 23, 2013 10:06:00 PM

Troy Brouwer has only nine points this season after a breakout 2013 campaign.

Brouwer had 19 goals and 33 points during the truncated 2012-13 season and averaged a career high 18:32 minutes of action in 47 games. But it has been a completely different story this season as he has only five goals although four have come on the power play. He has had a bunch of centers this season after relying on Mike Ribeiro last season and that could be hurting his production.
Sat, Dec 7, 2013 10:05:00 AM

Troy Brouwer netted a goal for the Capitals in their 4-3 shootout loss to the Coyotes on Saturday night.

When are opponents of the Capitals going to learn? Sure, the Coyotes eked out the win, but they gave the league's deadliest power play seven chances to score -- and it did twice. Brouwer, for his fifth of the year, had one, and John Carlson had the other power-play marker. Twenty of the team's 56 goals have come with the man advantage. Joel Ward also scored for the Caps, at even strength, in the second period.
Sat, Nov 9, 2013 11:39:00 PM

Troy Brouwer hit on Derek Stepan on Wednesday has been ruled as accidental contact.

Brouwer has avoided a potential suspension as a result. The hit knocked Stepan to the ice and raised concerns about a potential concussion, but Stepan seems to have escaped without a significant injury.
Thu, Oct 17, 2013 04:49:00 PM

Troy Brouwer hit on Derek Stepan on Wednesday has been ruled as accidental contact.

Brouwer has avoided a potential suspension as a result. The hit knocked Stepan to the ice and raised concerns about a potential concussion, but Stepan seems to have escaped without a significant injury.
Thu, Oct 17, 2013 04:49:00 PM

Troy Brouwer scored his first goal of the 2013-14 campaign on Monday.

Brouwer got off to a cold start after taking a big step forward in the shortened 2013 campaign. He should be able to surpass his career-high of 40 points this season.
Tue, Oct 15, 2013 09:46:00 AM

Troy Brouwer is stationed on the Capitals' second line with Brooks Laich and Mikhail Grabovski for the season opener against Chicago Tuesday night.

Brouwer notched 33 points in 47 games last season and should be a good bet to beat his career high of 40 points in the coming year given those solid stats and his new gifted linemates.
Tue, Oct 1, 2013 08:04:00 PM

Troy Brouwer scored in the Capitals' preseason win against the Jets on Saturday night.

The result, a 4-3 victory via the shootout, hardly matters at this stage. Brouwer scored on a nice passing sequence with Marcus Johansson and Nicklas Backstrom on the power play. Brouwer had a very good season, with 19 goals and 33 points in 47 games, as he played very well with added ice time. It would be fair to peg him for 25 goals and 45-50 points this season. Jack Hillen and Stanislav Galiev notched the other goals for the Caps in regulation. Mike Green had the shootout winner.
Sat, Sep 14, 2013 10:14:00 PM

Troy Brouwer scored for the Capitals in their 4-3 loss against the Rangers in Game 4 of their first-round series Wednesday night.

The Capitals had trouble generating any consistent offense through the first half of the game, but found themselves tied 2-2 by the end of the second thanks to a slick backhander from Brouwer, who now has 15 points in 61 playoff games. Mathieu Perreault had the team's first goal, taking advantage of Joel Ward's hard move to the net and banking in the rebound. Karl Alzner had the other goal for Washington. Ward ended up with two helpers. Alex Ovechkin was limited to one shot on goal and a minus-one rating. He also had two penalty minutes.
Wed, May 8, 2013 10:29:00 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Nicklas Backstrom
2Mikhail Grabovski
3Brooks Laich
4Evgeny Kuznetsov
5Jay Beagle
LW1Marcus Johansson
2Dustin Penner
3Joel Ward
4Jason Chimera
5Aaron Volpatti
RW1Alex Ovechkin
2Troy Brouwer
3Eric Fehr
4Tom Wilson
5Ryan Stoa
D1John Carlson
2Mike Green
3Karl Alzner
4Dmitry Orlov
5Connor Carrick
6John Erskine
7Jack Hillen
8Patrick Wey
G1Jaroslav Halak
2Braden Holtby