Detroit Red Wings DetroitRedWings.com presented by AT&T
2015-16 Ticket Plans Available Follow @DetroitRedWings on Twitter! Follow the Red Wings on Facebook! Follow @DetroitRedWings on Instagram! Follow OfficialDRW on Snapchat! Get Red Wings Email Updates Get Red Wings Text Updates Get the Detroit Red Wings Official Mobile App
 

 
  • PRINT
  • RSS

Red Wings Mailbox - Kronwall

Monday, 01.14.2008 / 1:50 PM ET / Features
X
Share with your Friends


Red Wings Mailbox - Kronwall

You've submitted the questions at detroitredwings.com, and now Red Wings defenseman Niklas Kronwall has the answers.


The NHL spells your name Kronvall, with a ‘v’ but on your jersey, its spelled Kronwall, with a ‘w’, why is it both ways?
Wendy McCallum
Port Huron, Michigan

Kronwall: The reason is it’s with a ‘v’ in my passport, but our family has been using the ‘w’ for about four generations now. So at home I have all my bank accounts, credit cards, everything except the passport is with a ‘w’.

Do you ever get to see your brother Staffan Kronwall play in any games?
Nanci Guigue
Grand Rapids, Michigan

Kronwall: Well, it’s been a while. Last year I got to watch him a couple of times on TV, but that about it.

What is it like playing with Nicklas Lidstrom and Chris Chelios, and what have you learned from them?
Bernie Novabilski
Collegeville, Pennsylvania

Kronwall: What have I not learned from them? It’s not only what you learn on the ice, but a lot of what you learn off the ice as well. On the ice, obviously they’re so poised with the puck. Nick’s been the best defenseman in the league for years and years now, and you learn a lot just being around him, where to put your stick in some positions and when to step up and when to back off. As far as Cheli, he’s a freak of nature. It’s amazing that he can play at the level he’s at, he doing a great job for us. His work ethic on the ice and off the ice, it’s unbelievable.


To ask Niklas, or any of the Red Wings a question, just click here!

SCHEDULE

HOME
AWAY
PROMOTIONAL

STANDINGS

EASTERN CONFERENCE
  TEAM GP W L OT GF GA PTS
1 p - NYR 82 53 22 7 248 187 113
2 y - MTL 82 50 22 10 214 184 110
3 x - TBL 82 50 24 8 259 206 108
4 x - WSH 82 45 26 11 237 199 101
5 x - NYI 82 47 28 7 245 224 101
6 x - DET 82 43 25 14 231 211 100
7 x - OTT 82 43 26 13 232 208 99
8 x - PIT 82 43 27 12 217 204 98
9 BOS 82 41 27 14 209 201 96
10 FLA 82 38 29 15 198 213 91
11 CBJ 82 42 35 5 227 248 89
12 PHI 82 33 31 18 212 223 84
13 NJD 82 32 36 14 176 209 78
14 CAR 82 30 41 11 183 219 71
15 TOR 82 30 44 8 206 257 68
16 BUF 82 23 51 8 153 269 54

STATS

2014-2015 REGULAR SEASON
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
H. Zetterberg 77 17 49 -6 66
P. Datsyuk 63 26 39 12 65
T. Tatar 82 29 27 6 56
G. Nyquist 82 27 27 -11 54
J. Abdelkader 71 23 21 3 44
N. Kronwall 80 9 35 -4 44
R. Sheahan 79 13 23 -3 36
D. Helm 75 15 18 7 33
D. DeKeyser 80 2 29 11 31
S. Weiss 52 9 16 -2 25
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
J. Howard 23 13 11 .910 2.44
P. Mrazek 16 9 2 .918 2.38

DetroitRedWings.com is the official Web site of the Detroit Red Wings. Detroit Red Wings and DetroitRedWings.com are trademarks of the Detroit Red Wings. NHL, the NHL Shield and the word mark NHL Winter Classic are registered trademarks and Original Six is a trademark of the National Hockey League. All NHL logos and marks and NHL team logos and marks as well as all other proprietary materials depicted herein are the property of the NHL and the respective NHL teams and may not be reproduced without the prior written consent of NHL Enterprises, L.P. Copyright © 1999-2015 Detroit Red Wings and the National Hockey League. All Rights Reserved.
© NHL 2015. All Rights Reserved.

 
Advertise/SponsorshipsOlympia Entertainment | Code of Conduct | Privacy Policy | AdChoices | Employment | Contact Us | NHL.com Terms of Use | Site Map