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Matt Niskanen | #15

D | 6' 1" | 203 lb | Age: 32 | Philadelphia Flyers
Philadelphia Flyers
2019-2020 Regular Season
GP G A P +/-
17 2 6 8 1
Career
GP G A P +/-
898 66 265 331 98
  • 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 17 2 6 8 1 11 1 5 0 0 0 0 29 6.9
NHL Career 898 66 265 331 98 471 17 96 0 4 17 2 1,457 4.5
Season GP G A P +/- PIM PPG PPP SHG SHP GWG OTG S S%
2019-2020 17 2 6 8 1 11 1 5 0 0 0 0 29 6.9
NHL Career 898 66 265 331 98 471 17 96 0 4 17 2 1,457 4.5
Last 5 games
Opponent Date G A P +/- PIM PPG SHG S Shifts TOI
BOS NOV 10 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 3 32 23:54
TOR NOV 9 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 29 20:13
MTL NOV 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 28 22:22
CAR NOV 5 0 2 2 2 0 0 0 1 30 21:26
TOR NOV 2 0 0 0 -1 2 0 0 2 32 23:07
Opponent Date G A P +/- PIM PPG SHG S Shifts TOI
BOS NOV 10 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 3 32 23:54
TOR NOV 9 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 29 20:13
MTL NOV 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 28 22:22
CAR NOV 5 0 2 2 2 0 0 0 1 30 21:26
TOR NOV 2 0 0 0 -1 2 0 0 2 32 23:07

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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, as 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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