Tom Poti (D)
2012-13: Loaned by Washington for conditioning on January 13.
2011-12: DID NOT PLAY (injured).
2010-11: Appeared in 21 games with Washington in an injury-shortened season, recording seven points (two goals, five assists).
CAREER: 2008-09: Third on the team in average ice time (21:08) in 52 games â€¦ Led the team in ice time 11 times â€¦ Led the team and ranked fifth in the
NHL with 4:22 of shorthanded ice time per game â€¦ Finished tied for third among defensemen in scoring despite missing 27 games due to injury â€¦
Team was 11-2-0 when he had a point â€¦ Caps went 32-13-6 with him in the lineup â€¦ All three of his goals came in the first periodâ€¦ Had seven of his 10 assists in the second period â€¦ Recorded 10 of his 13 points at Verizon Center (2g-8a) â€¦ Scored the GWG on 11/8 vs. NYR â€¦ Had two three game point streaks (11/6â€”11/10, 2g-1a, and 11/26â€”12/12/08, 3a) â€¦ Was +2 in three straight games from 11/6â€”11/10 â€¦ Registered a season-high four shots 11/12 at CAR â€¦ Played his 700th NHL game on 2/24 vs. PHI â€¦ Had seven blocked shots 3/17 at FLA, the most in a game by a Capital all season â€¦ Played in all 14 Stanley Cup playoff games and had seven points (2g-5a) â€¦ Finished tied for 16th in playoff points for a defenseman; only three players (Scott Niedermayer, Chris Pronger and Alexander Edler) played fewer games and had more points â€¦ Played more than 20 minutes in 10 playoff games â€¦ Enjoyed the best offensive round of his playoff career (2g-4a) and his first series victory in the ECQF against NYR â€¦ Had four points (1g-3a) in Game 6 at NYR (4/26), matching his career high for a single game (regular season or playoffs) â€¦ Had one assist and was +6 in seven games against PIT in ECSF â€¦ Skated a playoff-high 27:18 in Game 3 at PIT.
2007-08: An alternate captain â€¦ Finished second in points (29) and assists (27) among Capitals defensemen â€¦ Sixth on the team in assists â€¦ Led the team with 119 blocked shots â€¦ Finished second on the team with 23:28 of ice time per game, trailing only Mike Green (23:38) â€¦ Led the team in ice time 33 times in 71 games played â€¦ Skated 20-plus minutes in 61 of 71 games â€¦ Ranked second among Caps defensemen and fifth on the team at +9 â€¦ Was +11 on the road, third-best on the team â€¦ Played his 600th NHL game 10/18 at NYI â€¦ Recorded his 200th NHL assist 11/23 at PHI â€¦ Was +16 from 1/16 through the end of the season â€¦ Scored his first Caps goal and added an assist 2/5 at CBJ â€¦ Was +7 with six assists during his four-game point streak from 2/26-3/8 â€¦ Had his most productive month with eight assists in March â€¦ Finished the season with five points (1g-4a) and was +6 in the last seven games (3/21 â€“ 4/5) â€¦ Played all seven playoff games and ranked third on the team in ice time (24:00) â€¦ Had an assist in Game 1 of the ECQF vs. PHI (4/11).
2006-07: Had the second-best offensive totals of his career in his lone season with NYI â€¦ Tallied 44 points (6g-38a) in 78 games â€¦ Assist total marked a career high â€¦ Ranked second among NYI defensemen in scoring â€¦ Netted six goals and 26 assists on the power play â€¦ His 32 power-play points ranked 11th among NHL defensemen â€¦ Led the Islanders with an average of 25:42 of ice time (11th in the league) â€¦ Finished 14th in the NHL with 170 blocked shots â€¦ Ranked first on the Islanders in assists, eighth in points, sixth in PPGs and fourth in PIM (74) â€¦ Posted 10 multiple-point games in regular season â€¦ Logged more than 25 minutes of ice time 41 times throughout the regular season â€¦ Registered season-high +3 vs. ATL (12/16) â€¦ Recorded season-high three points twice: vs. CAR (10/21, 1g-2a) and vs. TOR (3a, 4/5) â€¦ Had two assists, both on the power play, vs. CHI (10/31) â€¦ Posted two points (1g-1a) and a season-high six shots 12/15 at PIT â€¦ Was +6, without a minus game, in an eight-game stretch from 2/24-3/13 â€¦ Had a pair of power-play assists and was +2 at WSH (3/3) â€¦ Posted season-best four-game point streak from 3/15-3/22 (4a) â€¦ Skated in season-high 33:32 ice time in regular season finale vs. NJ (4/8) â€¦ Tallied nine points in final six games of regular season (2g-7a) â€¦ Skated at least 26 minutes in all five playoff games â€¦ Tallied three assists in five playoff games vs. BUF, including two in Game 2 (4/14).
2005-06: Tallied 23 points (3g-20a) in 73 games with NYR â€¦ Ranked third among NYR defensemen in scoring â€¦ Topped Rangers with 123 blocked shots â€¦ First amongst Rangers defensemen with 122 shots on goal â€¦ Tied for second on team with 49 takeaways â€¦ Tallied a pair of PPGs and GWGs â€¦ Third on blueline in average TOI, 20:46 â€¦ Posted four multiple-point games â€¦ Recorded season-high three-game point streak from 12/8-12/13 (4a) â€¦ Posted 200th NHL career point against PIT (1/26) â€¦ Appeared in 500th career NHL game vs. ATL (3/12).
2003-04: Ranked second among NYR defensemen with 24 points (10g-14a) â€¦ Topped the Rangers and established a career high with five GWGs â€¦ Played in 400th NHL career game on 12/7 vs. TB â€¦ Scored GWGs in overtime on consecutive nights 12/29-12/30, becoming just the third NHL player to record an overtime goal in consecutive games (Maxim Afinogenov, Greg de Vries) â€¦ Established new career highs in assists and points in a single game, registering four assists vs. TB (2/19).
2002-03: Recorded a career-high 48 points (11g-37a) with NYR â€¦ Ranked second among club defensemen with 11 goals â€¦ Led all Rangers with 37 assists â€¦ Ranked third on the team and tied for seventh among NHL defensemen with 48 points â€¦ Posted eight multiple-point games â€¦ Posted career-best two goals at DAL (11/29) â€¦ Matched his career best with a six-game scoring streak (11/21-12/1, 4g-5a) â€¦ Tallied eight points in seven games from 10/15-10/26.
2001-02: Began season with EDM before being traded to NYR (3/19) â€¦ Posted six multiple-point games on season â€¦ Notched back-to-back multiple-point games (11/29-12/1, 2a each game) â€¦ Recorded 100th NHL point on 12/16 at PHI â€¦ Won a silver medal with the U.S. at the Olympics.
2000-01: Appeared in a career-best 81 games â€¦ Notched a career-high 12 goals â€¦ Finished second among EDM defensemen with 32 points â€¦ Ranked third on Oilers in ice time, averaging 22:44.
1999-00: Ranked second among EDM defensemen with 35 points (9g-26a) â€¦ Finished third on the team with 26 assists â€¦ Second on the team with 119 blocked shots â€¦ Skated in 100th NHL game vs. PHX (4/1).
1998-99: Named to the NHL All-Rookie Team â€¦ Led EDM with a +10 rating â€¦ Ranked fifth among all NHL rookies and second among rookie defensemen with 21 points (5g-16a) â€¦ Finished first among NHL rookies with 82 blocked shots â€¦ Made NHL debut on 10/10 vs. LA â€¦ Scored first NHL goal/point on 11/18 vs. DET â€¦ Tallied first NHL assist vs. CHI on 11/29.