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D | 6' 1" | 203 lb | Age: 31 | Washington Capitals
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2017-2018 Regular Season
GP G A P +/-
34 3 10 13 17
Career
GP G A P +/-
767 52 230 282 93
  • Matt Niskanen
  • Born: December 6, 1986
  • Birthplace: Virginia, MN, USA
  • Shoots: Right
  • Draft: 2005 DAL, 1st rd, 28th pk (28th overall)
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Season GP G A P +/- PIM PPG PPP SHG SHP GWG OTG S S%
2017-2018 34 3 10 13 17 14 0 0 0 1 1 0 67 4.5
NHL Career 767 52 230 282 93 397 15 89 0 3 16 1 1,232 4.2
Season GP G A P +/- PIM PPG PPP SHG SHP GWG OTG S S%
2017-2018 34 3 10 13 17 14 0 0 0 1 1 0 67 4.5
NHL Career 767 52 230 282 93 397 15 89 0 3 16 1 1,232 4.2
Last 5 games
Opponent Date G A P +/- PIM PPG SHG S Shifts TOI
PHI JAN 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 24 21:14
MTL JAN 19 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 23 19:26
NJD JAN 18 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 2 23 20:40
CAR JAN 12 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 3 24 22:18
CAR JAN 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 23 20:58
Opponent Date G A P +/- PIM PPG SHG S Shifts TOI
PHI JAN 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 24 21:14
MTL JAN 19 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 23 19:26
NJD JAN 18 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 2 23 20:40
CAR JAN 12 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 3 24 22:18
CAR JAN 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 23 20:58

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Niskanen has gone from one-dimensional to one of the top two-way defensemen in the NHL.

A native of Virginia, Minn., Niskanen was a top offensive player in high school. His senior year at Virginia High, 2004-05, the 6-foot, 204-pound defenseman had 27 goals and 65 points in 29 games on the way to the school's first state championship.

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