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55 Niklas Kronwall D

Detroit Red Wings

Fantasy Stats
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Key Stats
GAPTS+/-PIMTOI
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Latest News
  • Red Wings' Niklas Kronwall: Sets up man-advantage goal

    by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com
    (1/12/19) Kronwall registered a power-play assist in Friday's 4-2 loss to the Jets.

    Kronwall was the primary distributor on rookie defenseman Dennis Cholowski's third-period snipe, but it was too little, too late for the Wings at that point in the game. Jets goalie Laurent Brossoit would preserve the lead and avoid an upset against a team that Kronwall's been on for all 15 years of his NHL career.

    Red Wings' Niklas Kronwall: Paces club with two-point effort

    by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com
    (12/20/18) Kronwall recorded a power-play goal and an assist to pace the Red Wings to a 4-1 road win over the Hurricanes on Thursday.

    Kronwall helped the Wings snap a four-game losing streak with his man-advantage rocket shot from the point that found the back of the net, as well as a secondary even-strength apple on a deflected goal courtesy of forward Frans Nielsen. Even at 37 years of age, Kronwall can still handle more than 18 minutes of ice time, but he hasn't been much of a factor on the power play since his latest goal counts as his first point in that key special teams situation this season -- for perspective, he had 15 points in that spot in 2017-18.

    Red Wings' Niklas Kronwall: Not distracted by trade speculation

    by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com
    (11/22/18) Kronwall hadn't entertained the thought of potentially being moved to a contending team for another chance at the Stanley Cup -- at least until Craig Custance of The Athletic asked him about it Monday.

    Kronwall, 37, is cashing out the balance of a seven-year, $33.25 million contract. He's been with the Red Wings ever since they took him in the first round (29th overall) of the 2000 draft, and it would be strange to see him in any sweater other than the one with the Winged Wheel. Kronwall has three assists for his only points through 18 games this season, but with respect to his leadership qualities and status as a Stanley Cup winner (2008), the Swede still might appeal to certain clubs. There are only 10 teams eligible to acquire Kronwall in a trade, but it's entirely possible that he'll end up as a lifelong Wing.

    Red Wings' Niklas Kronwall: Finding offensive rhythm

    by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com
    (10/31/18) Kronwall provided a secondary assist in Tuesday's 5-3 road win over the Blue Jackets.

    An undisclosed issue delayed Kronwall's season debut until the fourth game, and he went seven straight games without recording a point before delivering helpers in the last two. The 37-year-old defenseman is likely to retire after this season.

    Red Wings' Niklas Kronwall: Set for season debut

    by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com
    (10/10/18) Kronwall (undisclosed) will make his season debut Thursday evening against the Maple Leafs, Ted Kulfan of The Detroit News reports.

    This was expected to be the case since the man himself said he'd be fit to play, but now there's confirmation on the matter. Kronwall managed to stay healthy last season, adding four goals and 23 assists. Long gone are his days of consistently delivering bell-ringing hits, but the Swede actually had 15 of his 27 points on the power play in 2017-18. Kronwall can still get it done in the attacking zone, making him a sneaky DFS play.

 
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CAREER STATS
SEASONTeamGPGAPTS+/-PPSHGWGTFWFL
2003-04Detroit201455001000
2005-06Detroit2718911100000
2006-07Detroit68121220100000
2007-08Detroit657283525000000
2008-09Detroit80645512401010
2009-10Detroit48715225300000
2010-11Detroit771126375503000
2011-12Detroit82152136-2704000
2012-13Detroit4852429-5202000
2013-14Detroit79841490500000
2014-15Detroit8093544-4301010
2015-16Detroit6432326-21002000
2016-17Detroit5721113-7000000
2017-18Detroit7942327-14200000
2018-19Detroit47212143100000
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MORE CAREER STATS
SEASONTeamSS%TOISHIFTSPPTOISHTOIPIMMJRMSCMNR
2003-04Detroit185.6277:053717:574:1016008
2005-06Detroit283.6554:0971172:5142:20280014
2006-07Detroit1041.01404:281795170:25112:12540027
2007-08Detroit1086.51370:581794183:12156:21440022
2008-09Detroit1215.01831:352341233:29200:32500025
2009-10Detroit6810.31051:551353118:2096:34320016
2010-11Detroit1318.41760:532179199:14225:05360018
2011-12Detroit14110.61874:592323220:08236:29380019
2012-13Detroit677.51169:221441178:05126:29440021
2013-14Detroit1107.31920:432478266:40241:38440022
2014-15Detroit1018.91907:032547257:24228:22400020
2015-16Detroit614.91408:361880182:35143:32300015
2016-17Detroit673.01108:501466141:0157:52320016
2017-18Detroit765.31463:141908183:1533:39360018
2018-19Detroit494.1937:44124363:0565:12300015
12506.620041:34258302477:411970:2755400276
POSTSEASON STATS
SEASONTeamGPGAPTS+/-PPSHGWGTFWFL
2005-06Detroit60330000000
2007-08Detroit220151516000000
2008-09Detroit232794200000
2009-10Detroit120552000000
2010-11Detroit112465100000
2011-12Detroit5022-2000000
2012-13Detroit14022-1000000
2013-14Detroit5112-1100000
2014-15Detroit6022-1000000
2015-16Detroit50113000000
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MORE POSTSEASON STATS
SEASONTeamSS%TOISHIFTSPPTOISHTOIPIMMJRMSCMNR
2005-06Detroit70.0136:2018317:0412:212001
2007-08Detroit210.0513:1768264:1758:5218009
2008-09Detroit326.3538:0267766:2536:5733119
2009-10Detroit150.0279:0237732:5039:1312006
2010-11Detroit1513.3253:4534028:0744:404002
2011-12Detroit90.0112:4114119:5216:264002
2012-13Detroit130.0354:4945048:1447:554002
2013-14Detroit911.1129:5016218:2810:350000
2014-15Detroit40.0141:3019622:1621:304002
2015-16Detroit90.0108:2816121:2312:438004
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Player Info

Height/Weight:
6-0/194
Birthdate:
1/12/1981
Age:
38
Hometown:
Stockholm, Sweden
Team:
Detroit Red Wings
School:

NHL Experience: