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Nicklas Grossmann | Defenseman | #2

Team: Arizona Coyotes
Age / DOB:  (31) / 1/22/1985
Ht / Wt:  6'4' / 230
Drafted: 2004 / Rd. 2 (56) / DAL
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Nicklas Grossmann and Boyd Gordon will be scratched from Friday's tilt with Anaheim.
While Gordon is a classic defensive centerman who doesn't impact the stat sheet much, Grossmann has had a nice season as a defensive defeseman who racks up tough guy numbers. Through 41 games this season he has 55 blocks and 75 hits. Feb 5 - 9:37 PM

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Nicklas Grossman is a healthy scratch in Thursday's game against the Chicago Blackhawks.

The 31-year-old has three goals and seven points in 41 games this season. The veteran has missed nine games due to injury or illness in 2015-16, but it's his first time missing a game for any other reason. Steve Downie will join him in the press box while Jarred Tinordi is out because of a lower-back injury.
Feb 4 - 9:24 PM

Nicklas Grossmann wasn't able to return Monday from an illness, but he will be back on Tuesday against Winnipeg.

He sat out two games because he wasn't feeling well. Grossmann is projected to be paired with Michael Stone.
Jan 26 - 3:50 PM

Nicklas Grossmann (illness) may play Monday night.

His status will probably be decided at the pregame warm-ups. Grossmann didn't play Saturday against Los Angeles because of an illness.
Jan 25 - 5:52 PM

Nicklas Grossmann is too sick to play in Saturday's match with the Kings.

No word yet on who will step into his place, but it'll be one of Jarred Tinordi or Kevin Connauton. Grossmann has posted seven points with 55 blocks and 75 hits in 39 games this season.
Jan 23 - 7:00 PM

Nicklas Grossmann had an assist in a 4-2 victory over Winnipeg Thursday night.

Grossmann has three goals and seven points in 30 games this season. That's pretty much in line with expectations for him as he's never been a major offensive threat.
Jan 1 - 10:42 AM

Nicklas Grossmann (upper body) will play Saturday.

He suffered an upper-body injury Tuesday, but recovered during the Christmas break.
Sat, Dec 26, 2015 01:59:00 PM

Nicklas Grossmann sustained an upper-body injury during Tuesday's contest.

Grossmann left the game in the second period and didn't return. He's considered day-to-day and given that we're now in the Christmas break, it might be a few days before we get any more information.
Wed, Dec 23, 2015 10:36:00 AM

Nicklas Grossmann scored a goal in a 5-4 loss to Carolina on Sunday.

Grossmann has three goals and four points in 20 games in 2015-16. He tends to be a noteworthy contributor when it comes to hits and blocked shots, but he's not a major factor offensively.
Mon, Dec 7, 2015 05:23:00 AM

Nicklas Grossmann (lower body) will be available to play Wednesday.

He has been sidelined since Nov. 7 due to a lower-body ailment. In 13 contests this year, Grossmann has three points and 23 hits.
Tue, Nov 24, 2015 06:44:00 PM

Nicklas Grossmann (lower body) participated in Monday's practice.

Grossmann might be able to participate in Wednesday's game, but nothing has been decided yet. He has missed Arizona's last seven contests.
Tue, Nov 24, 2015 05:32:00 AM

Nicklas Grossmann (lower body) probably won't return on Saturday.

Grossmann has already missed six straight games. He has two goals and three points in 13 games this season.
Fri, Nov 20, 2015 05:27:00 PM

Nicklas Grossmann (lower body) won't play Thursday, but he is getting closer.

"He's still coming, still day-to-day, but he's moving in the right direction," coach Dave Tippett said. Grossmann has been out of action since Nov. 7 because of a lower-body injury.
Tue, Nov 17, 2015 04:00:00 PM

Nicklas Grossmann (lower body) was on the ice Sunday.

"Not ready to play yet, but it’s good to see him back on the ice," Coyotes coach Dave Tippett said of Grossmann. "We’ll just kind of monitor it day-by-day." Grossmann has missed four straight games. Before that he had two goals and three points in 13 games this season.
Mon, Nov 16, 2015 08:33:00 AM

Defenseman Nicklas Grossmann (lower body) has joined the Arizona Coyotes on their four game road trip.

Grossmann was injured a week ago so he is eligible to come off the injured reserve list on Sunday. While he will not play on Saturday in Columbus, the Coyotes feel that he will be able to return at some point during their trip next week. Grossmann has two goals and three points in 13 games with a plus-one rating.
Sat, Nov 14, 2015 04:59:00 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Antoine Vermette
2Martin Hanzal
3Boyd Gordon
4Jordan Martinook
5Brad Richardson
LW1Mikkel Boedker
2Max Domi
3Tobias Rieder
4Kyle Chipchura
RW1Shane Doan
2Anthony Duclair
3Joe Vitale
4Viktor Tikhonov
5Steve Downie
D1Oliver Ekman-Larsson
2Nicklas Grossmann
3Michael Stone
4Zbynek Michalek
5Connor Murphy
6Kevin Connauton
7Klas Dahlbeck
8Jarred Tinordi
9Chris Pronger
G1Louis Domingue
2Anders Lindback
3Mike Smith