Niklas Hjalmarsson RUMORS & NEWS

  • Hjalmarsson shocked by Blackhawks trade, but Coyotes could improve soon

    Arizona Republic "The Coyotes enhanced their pool of defensive prospects at the NHL draft this weekend, using five of their nine picks on the position, but the defenseman set to make the most impact the quickest wasn’t among them. Niklas Hjalmarsson, acquired Friday in a trade with the Blackhawks, immediately..." June 26

  • Blackhawks trade Niklas Hjalmarsson to Arizona for Connor Murphy and Laurent Dauphin

    WGN Radio "The Chicago Blackhawks have released the following statement: The Chicago Blackhawks today acquired defensemen Connor Murphy and Laurent (luh-RAH) Dauphin (DAW-fah) from the Arizona Coyotes in exchange for defenseman Niklas Hjalmarsson. “Niklas’ contributions to the three Stanley Cup..." June 23

  • Niklas Hjalmarsson to miss at least three more games for Blackhawks

    Fanrag Sports "The Chicago Blackhawks made a small splash ahead of the NHL’s trade deadline by acquiring Johnny Oduya from the Dallas Stars. This move helps the team shore up their blue line, which has been without one of their more steady presences since last Thursday. Niklas Hjalmarsson only took five..." March 01

  • 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