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2 Matt Niskanen D

Washington Capitals

Fantasy Stats
Own%Start%
91%84%
Key Stats
GAPTS+/-PIMTOI
103646335121:01
Latest News
  • Caps Sign Niskanen To Seven-Year Deal
    (7/1/14) Matt Niskanen signed a seven-year, $40.25 million contract with the Capitals on Tuesday.
    Isles Have Been In Touch With Niskanen
    (6/27/14) The Islanders have been in touch with Matt Niskanen, according to Newsday's Arthur Staple.
    Pens' Niskanen Producing From The Blue Line
    (4/28/14) Matt Niskanen's two-assist night in Monday's clinching Game 6 brought his totals to two goals and six assists in the playoffs.
    Pens' Niskanen Grabs Goal, Assist In Win
    (4/16/14) Matt Niskanen recorded a goal and an assist Wednesday against the Blue Jackets.
    Pens' Niskanen Out Of Top Four Tuesday
    (4/16/14) Matt Niskanen skated on Pittsburgh's third-group pairing with Olli Maatta on Tuesday and manned the left point of the team's second power-play unit, the Penguins' website reports.
  • August 22, 2014: 2014 Draft Prep: Busts for Draft Day
    Not every player is created equally. That also goes for expectations placed upon them. Dan Pennucci examines those he thinks are lining up to disappoint Fantasy owners.
    August 21, 2014: Core Values: Alex Ovechkin can fuel Capitals' turnaround
    Despite debates, Alex Ovechkin remains one of the best players in the league. He'll have to help fuel the team's turnaround after a disastrous 2013-14 season.
    August 20, 2014: Core Values: Stars' turnaround led by Tyler Seguin, Jamie Benn
    The Dallas Stars ended a five-year playoff drought last season and are looking well positioned to become a much more competitive team in the loaded Central Division.
    August 15, 2014: 2014 Draft Prep: Metro Division prospects preview
    Which prospects from the Metropolitan Division should demand your attention on Draft Day? John Litterine breaks down the names and stats you need to succeed.
 
Situational Stats
SituationGPGAPTSPPSH
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Last 7 Games
05/02NYR000-218:44
05/04NYR000018:34
05/05NYR000119:28
05/07NYR000019:24
05/09NYR000-219:18
05/11NYR011020:07
05/13NYR000019:42
Two Week Schedule
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Career Stats
SEASONTeamGPGAPTS+/-PPSHGWGTFWFL
2007-08Dallas787192622200000
2008-09Dallas8062935-11200000
2009-10Dallas7431215-15002000
2010-11Pittsburgh631910-3000000
2011-12Pittsburgh75417219300000
2012-13Pittsburgh40410144002000
2013-14Pittsburgh8110364633306000
4913513216739100100
More Career Stats
SEASONTeamSS%TOISHIFTSPPTOISHTOIPIMMJRMSCMNR
2007-08Dallas997.11597:561774181:43170:30360018
2008-09Dallas1115.41597:012020204:01150:46522116
2009-10Dallas1102.71351:201648217:3814:0618009
2010-11Pittsburgh771.31041:161352113:3128:45502019
2011-12Pittsburgh1183.41345:251590166:1136:29471021
2012-13Pittsburgh676.0814:1891380:2545:0012006
2013-14Pittsburgh1626.21724:481932242:2657:57511023
7444.79472:04112291205:55503:3326661112
Postseason Stats
SEASONTeamGPGAPTS+/-PPSHGWGTFWFL
2007-08Dallas16033-2000000
2010-11Pittsburgh7011-3000000
2011-12Pittsburgh41232100000
2012-13Pittsburgh15022-4000000
2013-14Pittsburgh13279-2200000
5531518-9300000
More Postseason Stats
SEASONTeamSS%TOISHIFTSPPTOISHTOIPIMMJRMSCMNR
2007-08Dallas170.0262:1332329:1719:5210005
2010-11Pittsburgh50.090:5213410:151:080000
2011-12Pittsburgh812.574:059012:441:236003
2012-13Pittsburgh170.0283:3934217:326:4911103
2013-14Pittsburgh248.3258:3632944:392:178004
714.2969:251218114:2731:29351015
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Player Info

Height/Weight:
6-0/205
Birthdate:
12/6/1986
Age:
27
Hometown:
Virginia, MN, USA
Team:
Washington Capitals
School:
Minnesota-Duluth
NHL Experience:
5
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