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Aaron Ness

26-Year-Old Defenseman – Washington Capitals

2015-16 NHL Stats

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2015-16 Fantasy Hockey Outlook

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SHOOTS: Left   HT: 5' 10"   WT: 182   DOB: 5/18/1990   BORN: Roseau, Minnesota   DRAFTED: 2nd Rd, #40 Overall in 2008   Show ContractHide Contract

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Aaron Ness Contract Information:

Signed a one-year, two-way contract with the Capitals in July 2015.

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Aaron Ness NHL Stats
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  Overall Power Play Defense
Season Age League Team GP G A Pts +/- PIM SOG SH% GWG SHG TOI/G G A Pts TOI/G Hits BS
2011-12 21 NHL NYI 9 0 0 0 0 2 6 0.0 0 0 16:56 0 0 0 0:04 2 17
2013-14 23 NHL NYI 20 1 2 3 -13 10 23 4.3 0 0 14:48 0 0 0 0:18 14 26
2014-15 24 AHL BRI 74 8 37 45 -10 62 1 2
2015-16 25 AHL HER 62 6 21 27 12 22 0 2
2015-16 25 NHL WAS 8 0 2 2 4 2 8 0.0 0 0 12:23 0 0 0 0:01 4 7

Age is determined on October 1st of each season.

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Aaron Ness – Playing Time Overview

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2015-16 Time On Ice Stats

12:23

Average Time On Ice

On average, Aaron Ness was on the ice for 12:23.

0:01

Average Power Play Time On Ice

On average, Aaron Ness was on the ice for 0:01 during power plays.

0:09

Average Short-Handed Time On Ice

On average, Aaron Ness was on the ice for 0:09 while the team was short-handed.

Year Ice Time Power Play Short-Handed
2013-14 14:48 0:18 0:44
2015-16 12:23 0:01 0:09

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2015-16 NHL Game Log   Aaron Ness
Calculate Stats Over Any Time Period Just click on any two dates to see the totals.
Date Opp G A Pts +/- PIM PPG PPA SHG SOG SH% HIT BS TOI PPTOI
May 10 @PIT Did Not Play
May 7 PIT Did Not Play
May 4 @PIT Did Not Play
May 2 @PIT Did Not Play
Apr 30 PIT Did Not Play
Apr 28 PIT Did Not Play
Apr 24 @PHI Did Not Play
Apr 22 PHI Did Not Play
Apr 20 @PHI Did Not Play
Apr 18 @PHI Did Not Play
Apr 16 PHI Did Not Play
Apr 14 PHI Did Not Play
Apr 10 ANA Did Not Play
Apr 9 @STL Did Not Play
Apr 7 PIT Did Not Play
Apr 5 NYI Did Not Play
Apr 2 @ARI Did Not Play
Apr 1 @COL Did Not Play
Mar 30 @PHI Did Not Play
Mar 28 CLM Did Not Play
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Mar 26 STL Did Not Play
Mar 25 @NJD Did Not Play
Mar 22 @OTT Did Not Play
Mar 20 @PIT Did Not Play
Mar 18 NAS Did Not Play
Mar 15 CAR Did Not Play
Mar 12 @SAN Did Not Play
Mar 9 @LOS Did Not Play
Mar 7 @ANA Did Not Play
Mar 5 @BOS Did Not Play
Mar 4 NYR Did Not Play
Mar 2 TOR Did Not Play
Mar 1 PIT Did Not Play
Feb 28 @CHI Did Not Play
Feb 26 MIN Did Not Play
Feb 24 MON Did Not Play
Feb 22 ARI Did Not Play
Feb 20 NJD Did Not Play
Feb 18 @NYI Did Not Play
Feb 16 LOS Did Not Play
Feb 13 @DAL Did Not Play
Feb 11 @MIN Did Not Play
Feb 9 @NAS Did Not Play
Feb 7 PHI Did Not Play
Feb 6 @NJD Did Not Play
Feb 4 NYI Did Not Play
Feb 2 FLA Did Not Play
Jan 27 PHI Did Not Play
Jan 24 PIT Did Not Play
Jan 22 ANA Did Not Play
Jan 19 @CLM Did Not Play
Jan 17 NYR 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 13:15 0:00
Jan 16 @BUF 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 12:48 0:07
Jan 14 VAN 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 1 12:04 0:00
Jan 10 OTT 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 2 3 14:57 0:00
Jan 9 @NYR 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 1 11:44 0:00
Jan 7 @NYI 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 0 12:34 0:00
Jan 5 @BOS 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 12:55 0:00
Jan 2 @CLM 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 2 8:49 0:02
Dec 31 @CAR Did Not Play
Dec 30 BUF Did Not Play
Dec 28 @BUF Did Not Play
Dec 26 MON Did Not Play
Dec 21 @CAR Did Not Play
Dec 20 @NYR Did Not Play
Dec 18 TAM Did Not Play
Dec 16 OTT Did Not Play
Dec 14 @PIT Did Not Play
Dec 12 @TAM Did Not Play
Dec 10 @FLA Did Not Play
Dec 8 DET Did Not Play
Dec 5 @WPG Did Not Play
Dec 3 @MON Did Not Play
Nov 28 @TOR Did Not Play
Nov 27 TAM Did Not Play
Nov 25 WPG Did Not Play
Nov 23 EDM Did Not Play
Nov 21 COL Did Not Play
Nov 19 DAL Did Not Play
Nov 18 @DET Did Not Play
Nov 13 CGY Did Not Play
Nov 12 @PHI Did Not Play
Nov 10 @DET Did Not Play
Nov 7 TOR Did Not Play
Nov 5 BOS Did Not Play
Nov 3 @NYR Did Not Play
Oct 31 @FLA Did Not Play
Oct 30 CLM Did Not Play
Oct 28 PIT Did Not Play
Oct 23 @EDM Did Not Play
Oct 22 @VAN Did Not Play
Oct 20 @CGY Did Not Play
Oct 17 CAR Did Not Play
Oct 15 CHI Did Not Play
Oct 13 SAN Did Not Play
Oct 10 NJD Did Not Play

Aaron Ness: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Ness was recalled from AHL Hershey on Thursday morning, Isabelle Khurshudyan of the Washington Post reports.

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Ness was sent down to the minors Monday morning, Isabelle Khurshudyan of The Washington Post reports.

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Ness was recalled from AHL Hershey on Thursday.

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Ness was assigned to AHL Hershey on Thursday, Chuck Gormley of CSN Mid-Atlantic reports.

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Ness was recalled by the Capitals on Sunday, Isabelle Khurshudan of the Washington Post reports.

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Ness was released from the Capitals' training camp roster Monday.

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Ness signed a one-year, two-way contract with the Capitals on Wednesday.

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Ness was loaned to AHL Bridgeport on Wednesday.

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Ness was recalled from AHL Bridgeport on Thursday.

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Ness has been returned to AHL Bridgeport, the Islanders' official site reports.

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The Islanders have recalled Ness from AHL Bridgeport on an emergency basis, the team's official site reports.

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Ness has been returned to AHL Bridgeport by the Islanders, Katie Strang of Newsday reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2015-16

There was no outlook written for Aaron Ness.

2014-15

Ness played 20 games for the Islanders last season, potting his first NHL goal, adding two assists, but was a whopping minus-13. He will begin this season with Bridgeport of the AHL and could be called up eventually assuming he is playing well and the need arises on Long Island.

2013-14

Ness is a solid defensive prospect for the Islanders but doesn't possess the upside to force the Islanders' hand. Rather than take a chance on some of their young prospects, the Isles have chosen to re-sign defensemen who have already proven themselves at the NHL level. Ness may also be passed on the depth chart by several of the Islanders' draft picks over the past couple of seasons.

2012-13

There will always be doubts about Ness's abiltiy to play in the NHL due to his size. However, if he is able to take the pounding he could be a valuable player as he possesses all the skills to be a good offensive defenseman; he registered 27 points in 69 games at Bridgeport (AHL) last season. He will probably start the season in the AHL but will have as good a chance as anyone to make the NHL roster out of training camp.

2011-12

Ness had his first taste of professional hockey last season, playing 13 games for Bridgeport of the AHL. He scored one goal and added three assists. The knock on Ness has always been his size, if he was bigger he would've gone much higher in the draft and may already be in the NHL, but scouts seem to doubt he could survive a full NHL season so he will have to prove them wrong at the AHL level before getting a chance with the big boys.

2010-11

Size has always been an issue with Ness as he is only 5'10, 170 lbs. Certainly not big enough to play in the NHL. Over the past two seasons he has been playing college hockey at the University of Minnesota where he has only produced four goals in 76 games. Ness is unlikely to make the NHL anytime soon.

2009-10

After an outstanding high school career, Ness attended the University of Minnesota last year and recorded 17 points in his freshman campaign (37 games). He will return in the Fall for his sophomore season.

2008-09

Drafted in the second round of the 2008 draft, Ness heads to the University of Minnesota for his freshman year.