Matt Niskanen

Washington Capitals #2 - Defenseman

  • Born: 12/06/86
  • Age: 27
  • Height: 6-0
  • Weight: 209
Year Team GP G A P +/- PIM PPG SHG GWG SOG
2013-14 Penguins 81 10 36 46 33 51 3 0 6 162

Are current hockey analytics already obsolete?

For the first time in the history of professional hockey, the nerds are winning. And it’s exactly why now is the best time to dump everything and start from scratch.

Saturday Caps Clips

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Daily Washington Capitals news and notes: Team USA heads back to Kettler, our GIF tournament gets underway and more.

Friday Caps Clips

375

Daily Washington Capitals news and notes: A glut of goalies (and goalie coaches) in the District, developing a "team-first" program and more.

Sunday Caps Clips: That's a Wrap

35

Daily Washington Capitals news and notes: Development camp comes to an end, the newest Cap pays a visit to Kettler and more.

Wednesday's Dump & Chase: Free Agent Fizzle

166

Perhaps today will bring us more news of players not wanting to play in Nashville.

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Capitals go all in for Matt Niskanen

The Washington Capitals are taking all of the Penguins' former defensemen.

Caps Sign Matt Niskanen

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The Caps have brought in yet another former Penguins' D, signing Niskanen to a 7-year deal.

Free Agency Discussion Thread 2

437

Who is going to pay Matt Niskanen a ridiculous sum of money to be Matt Niskanen?

Stralman signs with Tampa Bay

29

While everyone else is still chasing Matt Niskanen, the Tampa Bay Lightning have signed the best UFA defenseman available in Anton Stralman to a 5 year, 20 million dollar contract.

Pens sign Christian Ehrhoff (D) to 1 year contract

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The Pittsburgh Penguins made the first major signing of the day.

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Penguins sign Christian Ehrhoff

The Penguins did not have to wait long to find a replacement for Matt Niskanen.

Podcast: All Bob Murray, All the Time

4

KESLERRRRRRRR!!!! Plus draft recap, plus looking at needs for the rest of the Summer.

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