Nick Leddy RUMORS & NEWS

  • Twitter threats against Islanders defenseman Nick Leddy bring in law enforcement officials

    Newsday "Social media threats made to Islanders defenseman Nick Leddy Tuesday prompted local and federal authorities to open an investigation, the team said. A now-suspended Twitter account posted pictures of Leddy's Minnesota driver's license and a credit card and made violent threats against the..." March 25

  • Nick Leddy will be sidelined at least two weeks

    Newsday "Nick Leddy, the Islanders' most durable defenseman this season, will miss at least two weeks with an upper-body injury. Leddy missed Tuesday's 2-1 loss to the Rangers with the injury, suffered in the second period of Monday's overtime win in Toronto, so it's yet another test of the team's depth as..." March 12

  • Iron man streak ends at 320 games for Islanders’ Nick Leddy

    New York Post "Add one, take away another. The Islanders had a handful of moving pieces in Tuesday night’s 2-1 loss to the Rangers, the final regular-season game these two historic rivals will play at the Coliseum. First, the Isles were without 23-year-old defenseman Nick Leddy, who left Monday’s 4-3..." March 11

  • Islanders' Leddy has grown into cornerstone player "Nick Leddy has been everything the New York Islanders could have hoped for when they acquired him from the Chicago Blackhawks before the start of the season. On Tuesday they made sure he'll be around for a while. The Islanders announced Leddy has agreed to a seven-year contract that will keep..." February 25

  • Isles sign Leddy to seven-year, $38.5M extension

    Pro Hockey Talk "The New York Islanders made a big splash on Tuesday, agreeing to a seven-year contract extension with Nick Leddy. “Nick has proven to be an elite defenseman in this league at a young age,” Islanders General Manager Garth Snow said in a statement. “He’s the type of player on the ice, in the..." February 24

  • Nick Leddy has been a steady presence for Blackhawks

    CSN Chicago "The question doesn’t really have to come up in morning skate that often. We all know by now the Chicago Blackhawks are rotating three defensemen in that sixth spot, and the rotation’s been pretty steady among Michal Rozsival, Sheldon Brookbank and Michael Kostka. The one constant on that third..." January 16

  • Leddy hoping to find his form again

    CSN Chicago "Nick Leddy grabbed the puck at one end of the CONSOL Energy Center ice and darted in the other direction slipping past a Pittsburgh defender and getting a shot off. It’s a style that Leddy enjoys dating back to his brief time playing with the Minnesota Golden Gophers. “I’ve done that my..." September 25

  • Nick Leddy re-signs with Blackhawks on two-year extension

    CBS Sports "While the Blackhawks players are still basking in the glow of winning the Stanley Cup, GM Stan Bowman is already focusing on the future. His latest move was to re-sign defenseman Nick Leddy to a two-year deal. "I'm thrilled to have the opportunity to remain in Chicago and be a part of this..." July 03

  • Leddy focused on being ready for more minutes

    CSN Chicago "Nick Leddy dealt with the fewer minutes in Game 4 the only way he could: by staying alert and being ready for when the call did come. But the calls didn’t come very often for the Chicago Blackhawks defenseman that night. After being such a big part of the team’s defensive core this season, he..." June 22

  • Ex-Wild Nick Leddy now helping beat Minnesota

    St. Paul Pioneer Press "Among reasons the Blackhawks lead their playoff series 3-1 against the Minnesota Wild entering the game Thursday night, May 9, in Chicago is former Minnesota Mr. Hockey Nick Leddy from Eden Prairie. Leddy, 22, was acquired from the Wild in a 2010 trade for Cam Barker. The 6-foot former Gophers..." May 09

  • Hawks' Leddy gets comfortable

    Chicago Tribune "After two root canals and the installation of some wiring across his front teeth, the Blackhawks' Nick Leddy said recently, "I look more like a hockey player." Despite the damage caused by taking a puck to his mouth Feb. 7 against the Coyotes, Leddy is looking more like a very good hockey..." March 11