Washington Capitals

 
Brooks Orpik
current status: Off season
Birth Date:September 26, 1980 (35 years old)
Place of Birth:San Francisco, CA
Shoots:L
Experience:12 years
Drafted:Drafted by Pittsburgh in 2000 (1/18).
Acquired:Acquired as a free agent in 2014.
Season Stats
GP G A Pts +/- PIM PPG SHG GWG TOI S PtsPG
YTD 41 3 7 10 11 24 0 0 1 19:48 31 0.24
Playoffs 6 0 0 0 -3 10 0 0 0 21:05 4 0.00
Scouting Report
Assets: Has excellent recovery speed and leadership ability. Plays a punishing brand of hockey, is good at keeping the game simple and adept at blocking shots. Can be used effectively in a shutdown role.
Flaws: Lacks offensive ability and struggles when he has to handle the puck a lot. Doesn't shoot the puck enough. Can get himself out of position when lining opponents up for a big hit. Takes a few bad penalties.
Career Potential: Veteran shutdown defenseman.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
NHL Stanley Cup 2008-09 (Pittsburgh)
NHL Played in the NHL YoungStars Game 2003-04
Olympic Olympic Silver Medal 2010 (USA)

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