The Blackhawks added Soderberg (not injury related) to their active roster Thursday, Scott Powers of The Athletic reports.
Soderberg missed the entirety of training camp and Chicago's first four games of the campaign while sorting out visa issues and then serving his mandatory seven-day quarantine, but he should be able to begin practicing with his new teammates Thursday. It's safe to assume he'll need to go through a few pratices before being inserted into the lineup, so he likely won't make his Blackhawks debut until Sunday against the Red Wings at the earliest.
Soderberg (not injury related) has arrived in Chicago and begun his mandatory seven-day quarantine, Ben Pope of the Chicago Sun-Times reports.
Soderberg has missed the entirety of training camp while sorting out visa issues, but he's finally in Chicago and is expected to be ready for the Blackhawks' home opener against the Red Wings on Jan. 22. The 35-year-old pivot, who picked up 17 goals and 35 points in 70 games with Arizona last season, should jump into a top-six role once he's given the green light.
Soderberg (not injury related) will not be available for Chicago's four-game road trip to begin the season, Scott Powers of The Athletic reports.
Soderberg was dealing with some visa-related issues and will still need to quarantine before joining the team. The earliest he'll be able to return will be for the Blackhawks' first home game, Jan. 22 against Detroit.
Soderberg (not injury related) has yet to arrive for training camp due to immigration issues, Phil Thompson of the Chicago Tribune reports.
The Blackhawks have to be hoping Soderberg will arrive sooner rather than later, as he's poised to take on a big role with Kirby Dach (wrist) and Jonathan Toews (illness) both facing extended absences. The 35-year-old pivot racked up 17 goals and 35 points in 70 games with the Coyotes last campaign.
Soderberg signed a one-year, $1 million contract with the Blackhawks on Saturday.
Soderberg was a pretty productive player for the Coyotes last season, picking up 17 goals and 35 points, 11 of which came on the power play, in 70 games. The 35-year-old forward will likely skate in a middle-six role while seeing time on the Blackhawks' second power-play unit in 2020-21.
Soderberg will land on the free-agent market Friday, Arizona Coyotes Insider Craig Morgan reports.
Soderberg is coming off his third straight season in which he reached the 35-point mark despite being limited to just 70 outings. Unless the re-signs with the Coyotes, it will be just a one-year stint in the desert for the 33-year-old center. Wherever he winds up, Soderberg figures to slot into a third-line center role and should see minutes on the power play.
Soderberg scored a goal on four shots and added three hits in Friday's 3-2 loss to the Flames.
Soderberg has three points in his last two games. He's been a solid depth scorer for the Coyotes with 17 goals and 34 points in 69 contests this year. The Swede has added 129 shots, 75 hits and a plus-5 rating.
Soderberg scored a power-play goal on six shots and added an assist in Wednesday's 4-2 win over the Canucks.
Soderberg deflected a clearing attempt by Canucks defenseman Oscar Fantenberg into the cage behind Thatcher Demko for the Coyotes' first goal of the game. The Swedish center later helped out on Nick Schmaltz's tying goal in the third period. The two-point effort got Soderberg to 33 points this year, 11 of which have come with a man advantage. He's added 125 shots, 72 hits and a plus-4 rating.
Soderberg scored a goal -- his first in 13 games -- but the Coyotes fell 3-2 to Toronto in overtime Tuesday.
The fourth-line winger had been shut out over his previous 27 shot attempts prior to scoring in Tuesday's game. Soderberg is up to 14 goals, 30 points in 59 games this season.
Soderberg collected an assist in Thursday's 3-2 overtime loss to the Kings.
Soderberg picked up the secondary helper on Nick Schmaltz's goal just seven seconds after a Coyotes power play expired. Since Brad Richardson (lower body) got hurt, Soderberg has filled in as the fourth-line center. He's at 28 points, 81 shots on goal, 60 hits and a plus-4 rating in 53 games this season.
Soderberg scored a goal and had two shots Thursday in a 4-2 win over Anaheim.
Soderberg closed out the scoring in the third period with his 12th goal of the year, his third straight game on the scoresheet. The 34-year-old has been a steady source of offense in his first year in Arizona, providing 25 points in 43 games.
Soderberg managed an assist in Tuesday's 3-1 win over the Blues.
Soderberg set up the empty-net goal by Nick Schmaltz to secure the victory. The Swede has picked up the pace lately with two goals and four helpers in his last nine games. For the year, Soderberg has 11 tallies, 13 assists and 63 shots on goal in 42 appearances.
Soderberg picked up an assist, two hits and a minus-2 rating in Sunday's 4-2 loss to the Stars.
December has been productive for the Swede, who has 11 points (four goals, seven helpers) in 13 games this month. Soderberg is at 23 points, 62 shots on goal and 44 hits in 41 contests this year. He should be able to achieve the fifth 40-point campaign of his career.
Soderberg scored a goal on three shots Sunday in a 5-2 win over the Red Wings.
Soderberg notched the game-winning goal when he gave the Coyotes a 3-0 lead early in the second period. It was his 11th goal of the season in 38 games, putting him track for a second straight 20-goal campaign.
Soderberg posted an assist and three shots on goal in Thursday's 8-5 loss to the Wild.
Soderberg had the secondary helper on Clayton Keller's third-period goal, which cut the deficit to 6-5 at the time. The Swedish center has three goals and six helpers through nine games in December. For the season, the 34-year-old is at 21 points and 57 shots in 37 games.
Soderberg potted a goal on two shots in Tuesday's 3-2 win over the Sharks.
Soderberg struck for his tenth marker of the year at 4:57 of the first period. The game went back and forth from there, but the Coyotes prevailed in the end. The Swedish center has 20 points, 54 shots on goal and 37 hits in 36 games this season.
Soderberg scored a power-play goal and added an assist with the man advantage in Sunday's 4-3 shootout win over Chicago.
Soderberg's goal, his ninth of the year, tied the game at 3-3 midway through the second period. He had set up a Conor Garland power-play goal just a minute-and-a-half earlier. The 34-year-old has picked up two goals and four assists in four games since the calendar flipped to December.
Soderberg scored an empty-net goal and added two assists in Tuesday's 4-2 win over the Blue Jackets.
He got the primary assists on goals by Christian Fischer and Lawson Crouse in the second period to help give the Coyotes a 3-1 lead, then iced the game late with his eighth tally of the year. Soderberg had just four goals and five points through 16 games in November, but December is off to a much better start for the veteran center.
Soderberg (lower body) participated in warmups and will dress against the Sharks on Saturday, Richard Morin of The Arizona Republic reports.
Originally thought of as a longshot to play Saturday due to a lower-body injury, Soderberg will center the Coyotes' third line. Michael Chaput will be a healthy scratch.
Soderberg (lower body) is day-to-day but won't dress for Saturday's matchup with the Sharks, Craig Morgan of The Athletic reports.
Soderberg was injured late in Friday's loss to the Golden Knights and will not be in Arizona's lineup when it faces the Sharks. Not thought to be dealing with a serious injury, Soderberg will now focus on getting healthy so he can accompany his teammates when they travel to play Columbus on Tuesday.
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