Jimmy Howard, Goalie – He has had solid regular seasons, but Howard’s performance in the playoffs last season was disappointing in a first-round loss to Nashville. Howard has to be at the top of his game, especially now that all-time great defenseman Nicklas Lidstrom has retired.
The NHLPA Charity Hockey Game will feature players including Todd Bertuzzi, Jimmy Howard, Johan Franzen, Niklas Kronwall, Steve Ott, James Neal, Keith Yandle, and Brenden Morrow.
This is why we love Niklas Kronwall, he just destroys everything in his wake.
Red Wings defenseman Niklas Kronwall was recognized for his offensive abilities Monday, when he was named the NHL’s second star of the week after picking up seven points in three games.
St. Louis Blues forward Chris Stewart has been suspended three games for shoving Detroit Red Wings defenseman Niklas Kronwall into the boards from behind.
The Detroit Red Wings have become the rarest of pro franchises by drafting, developing and keeping their players for more than a decade.
Detroit Red Wings Executive Vice President and General Manager Ken Holland announced Monday that the club has agreed to terms with defenseman Niklas Kronwall on a seven-year contract.
The Detroit Red Wings have signed defenseman Niklas Kronwall to a 7-year contract worth an average of $4.75 million annually.
Niklas Kronwall wants to finish his career with the Wings, and the club is hoping to sign him to a long-term extension this season, well before he becomes eligible for unrestricted free agency on July 1.
Niklas Kronwall has no interest in exploring the free-agent market in 2012 and hopes to sign a contract extension at some point this season.