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) will miss Saturday's contest. Sat, Feb 25 Rotoworld
Niskanen will miss a second straight game Saturday due to a lower-body injury he suffered in Wednesday's win over the Flyers. Sat, Feb 25 Stats Inc.
Matt Niskanen's lower-body injury might be to his left leg. Fri, Feb 24 Rotoworld
Matt Niskanen (lower body) won't play Friday against the Oilers. 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
Matt Niskanen exited Wednesday's game against Philadelphia because of a lower-body injury. Wed, Feb 22 Rotoworld

Next Game

Home Score Away

Tuesday, February 28

Head-to-head vs. NY Rangers

Head-to-head vs. NY Rangers
GP G A Pts +/- PIM Hits Bks FW FL FO% PPG PPA SHG SHA GW SOG Pct
Career vs. NYR 29 1 10 11 -2 14 51 30 0 0 .000 0 7 0 0 0 49 .020
Away (this year) 28 2 18 20 6 14 48 36 0 0 .000 1 4 0 1 1 51 .039
2 Days Rest (this year) 10 0 5 5 -1 4 16 11 0 0 .000 0 1 0 1 0 14 .000
Last game vs. NYR 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0 0 3 .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 25 @NSH L 2-5 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