Matt Niskanen RUMORS & NEWS

  • Before Matt Niskanen can play, he has to pass NHL concussion protocol

    Washington Post "Capitals defenseman Matt Niskanen was a full participant in practice on Saturday, but his status for Sunday’s game against the Vancouver Canucks is based on if he passes the NHL’s concussion protocol. Though Niskanen may not necessarily have a concussion, because he went face first into the..." December 11

  • Washington Capitals Recall Aaron Ness; Matt Niskanen Out

    Pro Hockey Rumors "After getting hit face-first into the boards by Patrice Bergeron in yesterday’s game, Matt Niskanen is day-to-day with an upper-body injury and will be out for the Washington Capitals next matchup. To replace him, the team has called up Aaron Ness from the Hershey Bears Thursday afternoon. Ness..." December 08