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Washington Capitals
Washington Capitals
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John
Erskine
John Erskine
4
John
Erskine
position: Defenseman
Shoots: Left
Height: 6' 4"
Weight: 220
Drafted: Dallas
Round: 2nd
Draft Year: 1998
Overall: 39th
Born: 06/26/1980
Age: 34
Birthplace: Kingston, ON, CAN
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Last 5 GamesGAP+/-PIMPPSHGW
5/13/2009 PIT000+00000
5/11/2009 @ PIT000+10000
5/9/2009 PIT000-12000
5/8/2009 @ PIT000-12000
5/2/2009 PIT000-12000
SeasonGPGAP+/-PIMPPSHGW
'08-'0952044+163000
Playoffs12011+116000
CareerGPGAP+/-PIMPP
Regular491153954-178650
Playoffs39167-2320
Career Notes
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, 2012-13 and 2013-14 due to various injuries and as a healthy reserve.