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Blackhawks D Niklas Hjalmarsson cut, bleeding after taking puck to face

Blackhawks defenseman Niklas Hjalmarsson was cut and bleeding after taking a puck to face last night against the Toronto Mapleleafs. NH does not wear a visor.Bloodied and woozy means little in the NHL, Niklas returned for the 3rd period.Follow us on Twitter for exclusive stories, Subscribe by Email, or Return Home
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November 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Blackhawks’ Niklas Hjalmarsson Bloodied After Taking Puck To Face (Video)

Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Niklas Hjalmarsson is one tough cookie. Midway through the second period in Toronto on Saturday night, Maple Leafs defenseman Morgan Rielly fired off a pass that deflected off the stick of Andrew Shaw and straight into the face of Hjalmarsson, who was crouched down in an attempt to block the pass. The puck caught Hjalmarsson, who does not wear a visor...
November 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Niklas Hjalmarsson can’t talk, but will play hockey

Every year, hockey fans rally around how tough the sport’s players are during the playoffs. There’s the usual broken bones, sprains, strains and other familiar injuries, but then every now and then there comes an injury which really grabs your attention. Chicago’s Niklas Hjalmarsson won’t miss any time after taking a puck to the throat in Game 2 against the Wild, but he...
Via Puck Drunk Love
May 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Niklas Hjalmarsson Can’t Speak After Taking Puck To Throat, But Will Play In Game 3 (GIF)

Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Niklas Hjalmarsson will be the quietest player on the ice during Tuesday’s Game 3 against the Minnesota Wild. But not by choice. The blue liner has not been medically cleared to speak after taking a puck to the throat in Game 2 of the second-round series against Minnesota, Chris Kuc of the Chicago Tribune reports. Hjalmarsson didn’t miss a shift...
May 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Niklas Hjalmarsson Does What Every Blackhawks Fan Dreams Of

Chicago Blackhawks Hockey – The discussion for whether or not David Backes is a great hockey player can kindly take place elsewhere — he is the A.J. Pierzynski of the NHL and I will leave it at that. Tonight though, the Blackhawks Swedish defenseman, Niklas Hjalmarsson delivered a hit that made the entire City of Chicago leap from their seats, as he nearly put the 6’3″ 220...
Via Sports Mockery
April 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Blackhawks Niklas Hjalmarsson Throws Stick After Wild Goal

Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Niklas Hjalmarsson was pretty pissed off after a Minnesota Wild goal, throwing his stick at the boards. Nothing like a good stick helicoptering to get your anger out. [@cjzero] The post Blackhawks Niklas Hjalmarsson Throws Stick After Wild Goal appeared first on Diehardsport.
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April 04, 2014  |  Discuss

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