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Matt Niskanen | #15

D | 6' 1" | 203 lb | Age: 33 | Philadelphia Flyers
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2019-2020 Playoffs
GP G A P +/-
15 1 1 2 0
Career Playoffs
GP G A P +/-
140 6 36 42 -2
2019-2020 Regular Season
GP G A P +/-
68 8 25 33 15
Career
GP G A P +/-
949 72 284 356 112
  • 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%
2019-2020 Playoffs 15 1 1 2 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 9.1
Career Playoffs 140 6 36 42 -2 74 4 9 0 0 0 0 184 3.3
2019-2020 68 8 25 33 15 29 4 13 1 1 0 0 126 6.3
NHL Career 949 72 284 356 112 489 20 104 1 5 17 2 1,554 4.6
Season GP G A P +/- PIM PPG PPP SHG SHP GWG OTG S S%
2019-2020 Playoffs 15 1 1 2 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 9.1
Career Playoffs 140 6 36 42 -2 74 4 9 0 0 0 0 184 3.3
2019-2020 68 8 25 33 15 29 4 13 1 1 0 0 126 6.3
NHL Career 949 72 284 356 112 489 20 104 1 5 17 2 1,554 4.6
Last 5 games
Opponent Date G A P +/- PIM PPG SHG S Shifts TOI
NYI SEP 5 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 1 29 21:11
NYI SEP 3 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 1 50 37:05
NYI SEP 1 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 1 35 24:31
NYI AUG 30 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 1 27 20:27
NYI AUG 29 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 28 24:15
Opponent Date G A P +/- PIM PPG SHG S Shifts TOI
NYI SEP 5 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 1 29 21:11
NYI SEP 3 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 1 50 37:05
NYI SEP 1 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 1 35 24:31
NYI AUG 30 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 1 27 20:27
NYI AUG 29 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 28 24:15

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Stanley Cup
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2017-2018 Washington Capitals

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Niskanen has gone from one-dimensional to one of the top two-way defensemen in the NHL, which he showed during the Washington Capitals run to the Stanley Cup championship in 2018.

Niskanen was a workhorse during the playoffs, averaging 25:23 of ice time in 24 games. He contributed nine points (one goal, eight assists) and led the NHL with 57 blocked shots.

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