Metropolitan Division RANK: 1
Record: 56-18-7 NHL rank: 1

Brooks Orpik 44

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  • Status: In training camp
  • Height: 6'2
  • Weight: 221 lbs.
  • Shoots: L
  • Experience: 13 years
  • Birthdate: Sep 26, 1980
  • Birthplace: San Francisco, CA
  • Drafted: Drafted by Pittsburgh in 2000 (1/18).
  • Acquired: Acquired as a free agent in 2014.
Season stats
  • Team Capitals
  • GP 41
  • G 3
  • A 7
  • Pts 10
  • +/- 11
  • PIM 24
  • PPG 0
  • SHG 0
  • GWG 1
  • TOI 19:48
  • S 31
  • PtsPG 0.24

2015-16 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)