Niklas Kronwall RUMORS & NEWS

  • Red Wings lose to the Ducks, and Kronwall and Smith to lower-body injuries

    Pro Hockey Talk "It’s been a difficult first half of the season for the Detroit Red Wings, and now they could be facing injuries on the blue line. The Red Wings, already eight points out of a playoff spot in the Eastern Conference, lost 2-0 to the Anaheim Ducks on Wednesday. Their already abysmal power play was..." January 05

  • Red Wings' Niklas Kronwall to make season debut tonight against Jets

    Detroit Free Press "Defenseman Niklas Kronwall at last feels good enough to play again. He’ll make his season debut when his Detroit Red Wings host the Winnipeg Jets (7:30 p.m., NHLN, FSD) at Joe Louis Arena. “Very excited,” Kronwall said after the morning skate. Kronwall is dealing with a permanently bad..." November 04

  • Wings send Mantha to Grand Rapids, Kronwall to IR

    Detroit News "The Red Wing sent one of their brightest prospects, 22-year-old Anthony Mantha, to Grand Rapids on Tuesday and, as expected, placed veteran defenseman Niklas Kronwall on injured reserve to start the season. The moves clear space for the speedy forward Andreas Athanasiou to remain on the roster..." October 11

  • Wings’ Niklas Kronwall probably not ready to start season

    Detroit News "The Red Wings begin the regular season Thursday in Tampa Bay, but Niklas Kronwall probably won’t be ready. Kronwall has been limited because of left knee pain. Kronwall removed himself from Sweden’s World Cup of Hockey roster, hasn’t played in any exhibition games, and has only recently..." October 07

  • Red Wings Expect Kronwall At Training Camp

    Pro Hockey Rumors "Red Wings Coach Jim Blashill is confident that Niklas Kronwall will be healthy for training camp despite missing the upcoming World Cup of Hockey. The Swedish defenseman bowed out of the fall tournament because of a lingering knee injury that sidelined him for 15 games last season. Kronwall says..." August 28