Niklas Hjalmarsson

Chicago Blackhawks

Blackhawks Hope Circus Leads To Chemistry

It hasn’t quite been the season that the Blackhawks were expecting. After winning the Stanley Cup and losing many of the key players from a season ago, the Blackhawks are hoping that a long road trip will help build chemistry.


Patrick Kane

Shepkowski: Numbers Behind The Hawks Slow Start

It remains very early in the 2010-11 NHL season but to many Blackhawks fans the defending Stanley Cup Champions have been a disappointment through the teams first 17 games.

670 The Score–11/09/2010

Jason Pominville

Pominville Finally Cleared After Hjalmarsson Hit

Blackhawks defenseman, Niklas Hjalmarsson, was suspended two games for his hit on Jason Pominville on Oct. 11. Today, Pominville was activated after missing nine games with a concussion.



Campbell To Make Season Debut Tonight

The Blackhawks team, and defense specifically, should get a big boost starting tonight. Brian Campbell will make his season debut tonight in New York.


Jonathan Toews

McKnight: Rest Exactly What The Blackhawks Need

The Blackhawks have played more games this season that any other team in the NHL. The fatigue is starting to show, and a few days off couldn’t come at a better time.

670 The Score–10/25/2010


Sabres Looking For Revenge Against Blackhawks

Niklas Hjalmarsson is able to return to the ice in this rematch against the Sabres. He was suspended for an illegal hit in the first period during the Blackhawks’ win Oct. 11 against Buffalo. This […]


Jonathan Toews

Hurting Blackhawks Ready For Blue Jackets

With Patrick Kane doubtful to play, Brian Campbell out with a knee injury and Niklas Hjalmarsson suspended, the Blackhawks will try to bounce back against the Blue Jackets. Despite these three players out of commission […]


Dave Bolland

Blackhawks And Predators, Playoff Rematch

(AP) — The last time the Nashville Predators visited Chicago, the Blackhawks rallied for an improbable playoff victory that helped spark their run toward a Stanley Cup championship last season. These Central Division foes meet […]


Niklas Hjalmarsson

NHL Makes It Official, Hjalmarsson Out 2 Games

NEW YORK (AP) Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Niklas Hjalmarsson has been suspended for two games for delivering an illegal hit from behind on the Buffalo Sabres’ Jason Pominville. The NHL said Wednesday that Hjalmarsson will forfeit […]


Niklas Hjalmarsson

Hjalmarsson Suspended Two Games

TSN is reporting that Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Niklas Hjalmarsson has been suspended for two games. The suspension is the result of a hit in Monday night’s that resulted in Sabres forward Jason Pominville suffering a […]


Niklas Hjalmarsson

Miller Wants Long-Term Suspension For Hjalmarsson

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Sabres goalie Ryan Miller is urging the NHL to “wake up” and severely punish Chicago defenseman Niklas Hjalmarsson for his blind-side hit that knocked out Buffalo forward Jason Pominville. Miller says […]


Marian Hossa

Hossa Scores Twice In Win Over Buffalo

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) Marian Hossa scored twice, Nick Leddy got his first career NHL goal, and Corey Crawford shrugged off a shaky start to win his second NHL game in goal in Chicago’s 4-3 victory […]


Niklas Hjalmarsson

Hjalmarsson Hit Leads To Concussion For Pominville

BUFFALO, N.Y. — Buffalo Sabres right wing Jason Pominville was carted off on a stretcher after being hit into the boards from behind by Chicago defenseman Niklas Hjalmarsson in the first period of Monday night’s […]


Patrick Sharp

Blackhawks Ready To Escape Avalanche

By ALAN FERGUSON, STATS Writer (AP) — Not long after celebrating the end of a 49-year title drought, the Chicago Blackhawks began feeling the weight of the NHL salary cap. Whether the Blackhawks can become […]


Patrick Kane

Blackhawks Season Preview

By Connor McKnight The cuts have been made, the roster has been set and the Blackhawks are ready to go. After an offseason full of celebration and separation, Stan Bowman and Joel Quenneville have decided […]

670 The Score–10/07/2010

Blackhawks Re-Sign Jordan Hendry

The Chicago Blackhawks have re-signed defenseman Jordan Hendry to a one-year contact. The 26-year old from Nokomis, Saskatchewan native played in 43 games last year for the Blackhawks and tallied eight points (2 G, 6A) […]


Blackhawks Match Offer Sheet for Hjalmarsson

According to the Blackhawks official website, the team has matched the offer sheet for Niklas Hjalmarsson for 4 years and $14 million.


Date Set for Niemi Arbitration Hearing

On July 29th Antti Niemi will have his arbitration hearing to determine his salary for the 2010-11 NHL season. That is, of course, if the Blackhawks and Niemi don’t come to terms on a deal […]


Sharks Poaching Hjalmarsson

The San Jose Sharks have signed Niklas Hjalmarsson to an offer sheet reportedly for 4 years and worth $14 million dollars. However, the Blackhawks still have a chance to keep their Swedish defender from heading […]