CBC Sports

NHL Players

Photo of Matt Niskanen

#2 D

Matt Niskanen

Shoots:
Right
Height:
6' 0"
Weight:
209 lbs
Age:
28
Born:
Dec 6, 1986
Virginia, MN, United States
Drafted:
2005 - round 1, 28th overall by Dal
G A Pts +/- PPG
2014-15 Regular Season
4 27 31 7 2

Washington Capitals

Stats Vs. Next Opponent

Opponents GP G A Pts +/- PIM PPG PPA SHG SHA GWG OTG SOG S% FO%
Legend

Stats Legend

GP
Games played
G
Goals
A
Assists
Pts
Points
+/-
Plus-minus rating
PIM
Penalty minutes
PPG
Power-play goals
PPA
Power-play assists
SHG
Short-handed goals
SHA
Short-handed assists
GWG
Game-winning goals
OTG
Overtime goals
SOG
Shots on goal
S%
Shooting percentage
FO%
Faceoff win percentage
Close

Stats Summary

Season GP G A Pts +/- PIM PPG PPA SHG SHA GWG OTG SOG S% FO%
Regular (to date) 82 4 27 31 7 47 2 8 0 1 0 0 117 3.42 0
Career Regular 573 39 159 198 46 313 12 52 0 1 10 0 861 4.53 -
Playoffs 14 0 4 4 -2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 22 0.00 0
Career Playoffs 69 3 19 22 -11 35 3 4 0 0 0 0 93 3.23 -
Legend

Stats Legend

GP
Games played
G
Goals
A
Assists
Pts
Points
+/-
Plus-minus rating
PIM
Penalty minutes
PPG
Power-play goals
PPA
Power-play assists
SHG
Short-handed goals
SHA
Short-handed assists
GWG
Game-winning goals
OTG
Overtime goals
SOG
Shots on goal
S%
Shooting percentage
FO%
Faceoff win percentage
Close

Latest Player News

Niskanen had another assist in a 4-2 win over Carolina on Tuesday night.

Niskanen has eight of his 26 assists in his last seven games. He has at least one in four consecutive contests.

Defensive Stats

Season GP Hits BkS GvA TkA
Regular (to date) 82 143 106 76 34
Playoffs 14 35 27 24 9
Legend

Stats Legend

GP
Games played
BkS
Blocked shots
GvA
Giveaways
TkA
Takeaways
Close

Overall NHL Ranking

Season G A Pts +/- PPG
Regular (to date) 434th 122nd 229th 153rd 56th
Legend

Stats Legend

G
Goals
A
Assists
Pts
Points
+/-
Plus-minus rating
PPG
Power-play goals
Close

Streaks

This player has not played any games.

Data provided by STATS LLC.

Next Team Games

No Scheduled Games