Aaron Ness

Player Facts
  • Position
    D
  • Height
    5'10" / 179 cm
  • Weight
    187 lbs / 85 kg
  • Shoots
    L
  • Contract
    18/19

Father: Jay Ness
Ness is a puck-moving defenseman with natural offensive instincts. Has great skating and passing ability. Gets back on defense fast after joining the attack and has good hockey sense, too. However, his modest size can be a problem against bigger forwards in puck battles.
- Erik K. Piri, EP (2014)

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2005-06 Roseau High USHS-MN 30 3 18 21 8 |
2006-07 Great Plains USHS-MN 11 0 8 8 - |
Roseau High USHS-MN 31 13 38 51 12 |
2007-08 Great Plains USHS-MN 11 2 11 13 - |
Roseau High USHS-MN 31 28 44 72 16 |
U.S. National U18 Team USDP 9 0 6 6 2 |
USA U18 WJC-18 7 0 6 6 2 5 |
2008-09 Univ. of Minnesota NCAA 37 2 15 17 16 -8 |
2009-10 Univ. of Minnesota NCAA 39 2 10 12 24 0 |
2010-11 Univ. of Minnesota “A” NCAA 35 2 12 14 41 4 |
Bridgeport Sound Tigers AHL 13 1 3 4 4 -1 |
2011-12 New York Islanders NHL 9 0 0 0 2 0 |
Bridgeport Sound Tigers AHL 69 5 22 27 36 8 | Playoffs 3 0 0 0 4 -2
2012-13 Bridgeport Sound Tigers AHL 76 3 24 27 30 -10 |
2013-14 New York Islanders NHL 20 1 2 3 10 -13 |
Bridgeport Sound Tigers “A” AHL 48 6 14 20 47 -15 |
2014-15 Bridgeport Sound Tigers “C” AHL 74 8 37 45 62 -10 |
2015-16 Washington Capitals NHL 8 0 2 2 2 4 |
Hershey Bears AHL 62 6 21 27 22 12 | Playoffs 21 0 12 12 12 0
2016-17 Washington Capitals NHL 2 0 0 0 0 -1 |
Hershey Bears AHL 51 5 12 17 24 -5 | Playoffs 9 0 1 1 0 -4
2017-18 Washington Capitals NHL 8 0 1 1 8 2 |
Hershey Bears AHL 55 4 25 29 26 -6 |
2017-18 NHL stats powered by NHL.com
Player Career Totals
League GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 448 38 158 196 0.44 251 -27 | 33 0 13 13 0.39 16 -6
NCAA 111 6 37 43 0.39 81 -4 |
NHL 47 1 5 6 0.13 22 -8 |
USDP 9 0 6 6 0.67 2 0 |
USHS-MN 114 46 119 165 1.45 36 0 |
WJC-18 7 0 6 6 0.86 2 5 |
Career Highlights
Season
Awards by season
Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
05/16/2018
05/16/2018 Extension Washington Capitals Washington Capitals
06/25/2016
06/25/2016 Extension Washington Capitals Washington Capitals
07/01/2015
07/01/2015 Confirmed New York Islanders Washington Capitals
07/11/2014
07/11/2014 Extension New York Islanders New York Islanders
03/16/2011
03/16/2011 Confirmed Univ. of Minnesota New York Islanders