D - PHI
Matt Niskanen provided an assist on T.J. Oshie's goal in Washington's 4-3 OT win against the Hurricanes Saturday.
Niskanen now has 34 assists in 120 career playoff games played.
Niskanen helped Brett Connolly in the first period of the 5-3 win on Wednesday.
With 23 points in 65 games (-6), Niskanen should not be played in fantasy.
Nickanen assisted Brett Connolly in the second period as the Caps defeated LA 6-4 on Monday.
With 22 points in 54 games and -9 on the ice, Niskanen is very marginal in fantasy.
Niskanen helped Andre Burakovsky in the first period and scored in the third as the Caps defeated Colorado 4-3 in overtime.
with 21 points in 52 games, Niskanen is marginal and the -10 does not look great.
Niskanen scored in the third period to make it 6-5 but that was as close as the Caps got, losing 8-5 to the Blackhawks. He also helped Dmitry Orlov in the second period.
With 18 points in 46 games (-7), Niskanen is a very chancy pick in fantasy.