Niklas Hjalmarsson RUMORS & NEWS

  • Blackhawks’ Hjalmarsson ‘day-to-day,’ will not play on Sunday

    Pro Hockey Talk "Just about the only downside to the Chicago Blackhawks’ latest win, a 6-3 dismantling of the Arizona Coyotes on Thursday night, was the injury suffered by defenseman Niklas Hjalmarsson. He ended up leaving the game after taking just four shifts in the first period and did not return. Along..." February 25

  • Blackhawks’ Hjalmarsson leaves game against Coyotes

    Pro Hockey Talk "After taking just four shifts in in the first period of Thursday’s game against the Arizona Coyotes, Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Niklas Hjalmarsson had to leave Thursday’s game with what was later revealed as an upper body injury. Coach Joel Quenneville said after the game that they will no..." February 24

  • Blackhawks' Niklas Hjalmarsson suspended for season opener

    Chicago Tribune "When the Blackhawks open the regular season next week, they will be without one of their top defenseman. Niklas Hjalmarsson was suspended for the rest of the preseason and one regular-season game by the NHL's Department of Player Safety for a hit he leveled on the Blues' Ty Rattie in the Hawks'..." October 03

  • Hjalmarsson faces hearing for high hit on Rattie

    Pro Hockey Talk "The NHL’s department of player safety announced on Sunday that Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Niklas Hjalmarsson will have a hearing on Monday for charging and an illegal check to the head of St. Louis Blues forward Ty Rattie. The incident happened late in the third period of the Blackhawks’ 4-0..." October 02