Washington Capitals
Washington Capitals
John Erskine
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JohnErskine
position: Defenseman
HEIGHT: 6' 4"
Shoots: Left
WEIGHT: 220
birthdate: 06/26/1980
AGE: 34
hometown: Kingston, ON, CAN
DRAFTED: DAL: 1998-39 overall
  • 2005-2006 SEASON STATISTICS
seasonGPGAP+/-PIMPPSHGWG
DAL 26000 -3 62000
NYI 34101 -12 99000
SEASON TOTALS60101 -15 161000
  • CAREER STATS
regular
GP G A P +/- PIM PPG SHG GWG
491 15 39 54 -17 865 0 0 2
playoffs
GP G A P +/- PIM PPG SHG GWG
39 1 6 7 -2 32 0 0 0
OHL First All-Star Team (2000) Missed majority of 2003-04 due to ankle (December 27, 2003 vs. Columbus) and hernia (January 24, 2004 vs. St. Louis) injuries. Traded to NY Islanders by Dallas with Dallas' 2nd round choice (Jesse Joensuu) in 2006 Entry Draft for Janne Niinimaa and NY Islanders' 5th round choice (Ondrej Roman) in 2007 Entry Draft, January 10, 2005. Signed as a free agent by Washington, September 14, 2006. Missed majority of 2006-07 due to foot (December 16, 2006 vs. Philadelphia) and thumb (March 9, 2007 vs. Carolina) injuries. Missed majority of 2011-12 due to various injuries and as a healthy reserve.