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USA Brooks Orpik
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Database: 848 978 players
Last added: Kirill Lukin
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Patrick Thoresen 24 10 29 39
2. Dan Kissel 24 13 23 36
3. Tim McGauley 24 11 23 34
4. Bobby MacIntyre 23 10 23 33
5. Daniel Leavens 24 14 16 30
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
D
Age
40
Height
6'2" / 189 cm
Weight
220 lbs / 100 kg
Nation
Shoots
L
Youth Team
-
Status
Retired
Agency
Highlights
1-time Olympic Silver Medal 1
1-time NCAA (Championship) Winner 1
2-time NCAA (Hockey East) Champion 2
2-time NHL Stanley Cup Champion 2

Brooks Orpik was a defenseman known for his shutdown ability. A big guy, he played a very physical game and was a quality option on the penalty kill. Put his body on the line every game and blocked a ton of shots.
- Erik K. Piri, Elite Prospects

Brother: Andrew Orpik

Team Staff profile of Brooks Orpik also available
Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1995-96 Nichols School CISAA - - - - - |
1996-97 Thayer Academy USHS-Prep 20 4 1 5 - |
USA U17 WHC-17 - - - - - |
1997-98 Thayer Academy USHS-Prep 22 0 7 7 - |
1998-99 Boston College NCAA 41 1 10 11 96 |
1999-00 Boston College NCAA 38 1 9 10 102 0 |
USA U20 WJC-20 7 1 1 2 6 3 |
2000-01 Boston College NCAA 40 0 20 20 124 9 |
2001-02 Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins AHL 78 2 18 20 99 2 |
2002-03 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 6 0 0 0 2 -5 |
Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins AHL 71 4 14 18 105 5 | Playoffs 6 0 0 0 14 3
2003-04 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 79 1 9 10 127 -36 |
Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins AHL 3 0 0 0 2 1 | Playoffs 24 0 4 4 53 -2
2004-05 Did not play |
2005-06 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 64 2 7 9 124 -3 |
USA WC 7 0 0 0 10 0 |
2006-07 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 70 0 6 6 82 4 | Playoffs 5 0 0 0 8 -2
2007-08 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 78 1 10 11 57 11 | Playoffs 20 0 2 2 18 -3
2008-09 Pittsburgh Penguins “A” NHL 79 2 17 19 73 10 | Playoffs 24 0 4 4 22 -1
2009-10 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 73 2 23 25 64 6 | Playoffs 13 0 2 2 12 3
USA OG 6 0 0 0 0 2 |
2010-11 Pittsburgh Penguins “A” NHL 63 1 12 13 66 12 | Playoffs 7 0 3 3 14 -2
2011-12 Pittsburgh Penguins “A” NHL 73 2 16 18 61 19 | Playoffs 6 0 0 0 4 -2
2012-13 Pittsburgh Penguins “A” NHL 46 0 8 8 32 17 | Playoffs 12 1 1 2 10 2
2013-14 Pittsburgh Penguins “A” NHL 72 2 11 13 46 -3 | Playoffs 5 1 1 2 0 6
USA OG 6 0 0 0 2 2 |
2014-15 Washington Capitals “A” NHL 78 0 19 19 66 5 | Playoffs 14 0 2 2 8 5
2015-16 Washington Capitals “A” NHL 41 3 7 10 24 11 | Playoffs 6 0 0 0 10 -3
2016-17 Washington Capitals “A” NHL 79 0 14 14 48 32 | Playoffs 13 0 2 2 11 -7
2017-18 Washington Capitals “A” NHL 81 0 10 10 68 -9 | Playoffs 24 1 4 5 15 17
2018-19 Washington Capitals “A” NHL 53 2 7 9 32 8 | Playoffs 7 1 1 2 0 -1
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
2019-20 Washington Capitals NHL Development Coach
2020-21 Washington Capitals NHL Development Coach
Boston College NCAA Asst. Coach
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Game Log
Date Team Opp Score G A TP PIM +/- SOG PPG SHG TOI
NHL
Wed 24/04 Washington Capitals vs Carolina Hurricanes
Mon 22/04 Washington Capitals @ Carolina Hurricanes
Sun 21/04 Washington Capitals vs Carolina Hurricanes
Thu 18/04 Washington Capitals @ Carolina Hurricanes
Mon 15/04 Washington Capitals @ Carolina Hurricanes
Sat 13/04 Washington Capitals vs Carolina Hurricanes
Thu 11/04 Washington Capitals vs Carolina Hurricanes
Sat 06/04 Washington Capitals vs New York Islanders
Thu 04/04 Washington Capitals vs Montréal Canadiens
Mon 01/04 Washington Capitals @ Florida Panthers
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 3 152 6 32 38 0.25 206 8 | 2 30 0 4 4 0.13 67 1
CISAA 1 - - - - - - - | 0
NCAA 3 119 2 39 41 0.34 322 9 | 0
NHL 16 1035 18 176 194 0.19 972 79 | 13 156 4 22 26 0.17 132 12
OG 2 12 0 0 0 0.00 2 4 | 0
USHS-Prep 2 42 4 8 12 0.29 - - | 0
WC 1 7 0 0 0 0.00 10 0 | 0
WHC-17 1 - - - - - - - | 0
WJC-20 1 7 1 1 2 0.29 6 3 | 0
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Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
06/25/2019
06/25/2019 Confirmed Washington Capitals Retired
07/24/2018
07/24/2018 Confirmed Colorado Avalanche Washington Capitals
06/23/2018
06/23/2018 Confirmed Washington Capitals Colorado Avalanche
06/23/2018 Confirmed Colorado Avalanche Unknown
07/01/2014
07/01/2014 Confirmed Pittsburgh Penguins Washington Capitals
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Date Article Website
05/12/2018 "Mama Lucia! Mama Lucia!" The Player's Tribune
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Player Biography and Trivia

Drafted 1997, 7 #124 overall by London Knights in the OHL Priority Selection

Cult/Star player for Boston College

Cult/Star player for Pittsburgh Penguins

Cult/Star player for Thayer Academy

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