Matt Niskanen

#2, D, Washington
Matt Niskanen
  • Height:
    6-1
  • Weight:
    200
  • Shoots:
    R
  • Born:
    December 6, 1986
  • Birth Place:
    Virginia, Minnesota
  • Draft:
    2005 1ˢᵗ round (28ᵗʰ pick) by the Dallas Stars
  • G
    4
  • A
    28
  • Pts
    32
  • +/-
    19
  • PPP
    9
  • SOG
    114


Player Notes
Matt Niskanen (lower body) won't play Friday against the Oilers. Fri, Feb 24 Rotoworld
Matt Niskanen's lower-body injury might be to his left leg. Fri, Feb 24 Rotoworld
Capitals coach Barry Trotz doesn't think Matt Niskanen's lower-body injury is serious. Thu, Feb 23 Rotoworld
Matt Niskanen is day-to-day with a lower-body injury, per Capitals GM Brian MacLellan. Thu, Feb 23 Rotoworld
Niskanen left Wednesday's win over the Flyers with a lower-body injury. Thu, Feb 23 Stats Inc.
Matt Niskanen exited Wednesday's game against Philadelphia because of a lower-body injury. Wed, Feb 22 Rotoworld

Next Game

Home Score Away

Saturday, February 25

Head-to-head vs. Nashville

Head-to-head vs. Nashville
GP G A Pts +/- PIM Hits Bks FW FL FO% PPG PPA SHG SHA GW SOG Pct
Career vs. NSH 20 3 4 7 7 14 22 11 0 0 .000 1 0 0 0 1 22 .136
Away (this year) 28 2 18 20 6 14 48 36 0 0 .000 1 4 0 1 1 51 .039
0 Days Rest (this year) 11 0 6 6 -4 6 31 18 0 0 .000 0 2 0 0 0 22 .000
Last game vs. NSH 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000
Skaters
Last 10 Games
Date Opp. Score G A Pts +/- PIM Hits Bks FW FL FO% PPG PPA SHG SHA GW SOG Pct
Feb 24 EDM W 2-1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Feb 22 @PHI W 4-1 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
Feb 19 @NYR L 1-2 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000
Feb 18 @DET L 2-3 0 0 0 1 0 2 1 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000
Feb 11 ANH W 6-4 0 1 1 2 2 2 0 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000
Feb 9 DET W 6-3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Feb 7 CAR W 5-0 0 2 2 0 0 5 1 0 0 .000 0 2 0 0 0 4 .000
Feb 5 LA W 5-0 0 0 0 1 0 5 3 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
Feb 4 @MON W 3-2 0 1 1 0 0 2 3 0 0 .000 0 1 0 0 0 1 .000
Feb 1 BOS W 5-3 0 2 2 1 2 2 1 0 0 .000 0 1 0 0 0 3 .000
Career Stats
Skaters
Skaters
Year Team GP G A Pts +/- PIM Hits Bks FW FL FO% PPG PPA SHG SHA GW SOG Pct
2007-08 DAL 78 7 19 26 22 36 0 0 0 0 .000 2 6 0 0 0 99 .071
2008-09 DAL 80 6 29 35 -11 52 0 0 0 0 .000 2 8 0 0 0 111 .054
2009-10 DAL 74 3 12 15 -15 18 113 70 0 0 .000 0 6 0 0 2 110 .027
2010-11 DAL 45 0 6 6 -1 30 97 51 0 0 .000 0 4 0 0 0 51 .000
2010-11 PIT 18 1 3 4 -2 20 25 15 0 0 .000 0 1 0 0 0 26 .038
2011-12 PIT 75 4 17 21 9 47 105 69 0 0 .000 3 5 0 0 0 118 .034
2012-13 PIT 40 4 10 14 4 12 49 47 0 0 .000 0 2 0 0 2 67 .060
2013-14 PIT 81 10 36 46 33 51 124 76 0 0 .000 3 12 0 0 6 162 .062
2014-15 WAS 82 4 27 31 7 47 143 106 0 0 .000 2 8 0 1 0 117 .034
2015-16 WAS 82 5 27 32 10 38 157 145 0 0 .000 2 14 0 0 3 150 .033
2016-17 WAS 58 4 28 32 19 26 105 75 0 0 .000 1 8 0 1 1 114 .035
Totals 713 48 214 262 75 377 918 654 0 0 .000 15 74 0 2 14 1125 .043