MATT NISKANEN #2

Washington CapitalsWashington Capitals

Right Defense
Cap Hit: $5,750,000
Accumulated Daily Cap Hit: : $2,287,634
Remaining Daily Cap Hit: : $3,462,366
BORN: December 6, 1986
BIRTHPLACE: Virginia, Minnesota, United States
HEIGHT: 6' 0 (183 cm)
WEIGHT: 200 lbs (91 kg)
SHOOTS:Right
AGE: 31
ELC SIGNING AGE: 20
WAIVERS SIGNING AGE: 21
DRAFT YEAR: 2005
DRAFTED OVERALL: 28
DRAFT ROUND: 1
DRAFTED BY: DAL

CURRENT CONTRACTS

STANDARD CONTRACT
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LENGTH: 7 YEARS
EXPIRY STATUS: UFA
SIGNING TEAM: Washington Capitals
VALUE: $40,250,000
C.H.% : 8.33
SIGNING DATE: July 1, 2014
SOURCE: CapGeek
SEASONCLAUSECAP HIT AAV P. BONUSES S. BONUSES BASE SALARY TOTAL SALARY MINORS SALARY
2014-15Modified NTC$5,750,000$5,750,000$0$0$5,750,000$5,750,000$5,750,000
2015-16Modified NTC$5,750,000$5,750,000$0$0$5,750,000$5,750,000$5,750,000
2016-17Modified NTC$5,750,000$5,750,000$0$0$5,750,000$5,750,000$5,750,000
2017-18Modified NTC$5,750,000$5,750,000$0$0$5,750,000$5,750,000$5,750,000
2018-19Modified NTC$5,750,000$5,750,000$0$0$5,750,000$5,750,000$5,750,000
2019-20Modified NTC$5,750,000$5,750,000$0$0$5,750,000$5,750,000$5,750,000
2020-21Modified NTC$5,750,000$5,750,000$0$0$5,750,000$5,750,000$5,750,000
CLAUSE DETAILS: Player submits a 15 team no trade list from 2014-15 to 2017-18; Player submits a 10 team no trade list from 2018-19 to 2020-21.
CLAUSE SOURCE: CapFriendly

CONTRACT HISTORY

ENTRY-LEVEL CONTRACT
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LENGTH: 3 YEARS
EXPIRY STATUS: RFA
SIGNING TEAM: Dallas Stars
VALUE: $2,550,000
C.H.% : 1.53
SIGNING DATE: March 19, 2007
SOURCE: CapGeek
SEASONCLAUSECAP HIT AAV P. BONUSES S. BONUSES BASE SALARY TOTAL SALARY MINORS SALARY
2007-08$675,000$850,000$265,000$0$585,000$585,000$62,500
2008-09$675,000$850,000$215,000$0$635,000$635,000$62,500
2009-10$675,000$850,000$45,000$0$805,000$805,000$62,500
STANDARD CONTRACT
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LENGTH: 2 YEARS
EXPIRY STATUS: RFA
SIGNING TEAM: Dallas Stars
VALUE: $3,000,000
C.H.% : 2.53
SIGNING DATE: September 16, 2010
SOURCE: CapGeek
SEASONCLAUSECAP HIT AAV P. BONUSES S. BONUSES BASE SALARY TOTAL SALARY MINORS SALARY
2010-11$1,500,000$1,500,000$0$0$1,250,000$1,250,000$1,250,000
2011-12$1,500,000$1,500,000$0$0$1,750,000$1,750,000$1,750,000
STANDARD CONTRACT
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LENGTH: 2 YEARS
EXPIRY STATUS: UFA
SIGNING TEAM: Pittsburgh Penguins
VALUE: $4,600,000
C.H.% : 3.83
SIGNING DATE: June 29, 2012
SOURCE: CapGeek
SEASONCLAUSECAP HIT AAV P. BONUSES S. BONUSES BASE SALARY TOTAL SALARY MINORS SALARY
2012-13$2,300,000$2,300,000$0$0$2,100,000$2,100,000$2,100,000
2013-14$2,300,000$2,300,000$0$0$2,500,000$2,500,000$2,500,000

SALARY PROGRESSION

CAREER STATS

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 Season Team League GP G A TP PIM      Playoffs GP G A TP PIM 
 2003-2004 Virginia/Mountain Iron-Buhl HighUSHS- 24 3761 -|        
 2004-2005 Virginia/Mountain Iron-Buhl HighUSHS29 27 3865 34|        
 2005-2006 Univ. of Minnesota-DuluthNCAA38 1 1314 40|        
  USA U20WJC-207 0 00 6|        
 2006-2007 Univ. of Minnesota-DuluthNCAA39 9 2231 42|        
  Iowa StarsAHL13 0 33 6|Playoffs12 2 57 10 
 2007-2008 Dallas StarsNHL78 7 1926 36|Playoffs16 0 33 10 
 2008-2009 Dallas StarsNHL80 6 2935 52|        
  USAWC9 1 23 2|        
 2009-2010 Dallas StarsNHL74 3 1215 18|        
 2010-2011 Dallas StarsNHL45 0 66 30|        
  Pittsburgh PenguinsNHL18 1 34 20|Playoffs7 0 11
 2011-2012 Pittsburgh PenguinsNHL75 4 1721 47|Playoffs4 1 23
 2012-2013 Pittsburgh PenguinsNHL40 4 1014 12|Playoffs15 0 22 11 
 2013-2014 Pittsburgh PenguinsNHL81 10 3646 51|Playoffs13 2 79
 2014-2015 Washington CapitalsNHL82 4 2731 47|Playoffs14 0 44
 2015-2016 Washington CapitalsNHL82 5 2732 38|Playoffs12 0 33
 2016-2017 Washington CapitalsNHL78 5 3439 32|Playoffs13 1 34 19 
  USAWCup3 0 00 0|        
 2017-2018 Washington CapitalsNHL21 2 810 12|        

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