By The Numbers will highlight the Red Wings on-ice accomplishments in the 2010-11 season. Each week during the off-season, By The Numbers will profile a different player on the team, focusing on their statistical highs. This week we focus on defenseman Niklas Kronwall.
Blocked shots, which led the Red Wings. Brad Stuart (114) and Ruslan Salei (109) were right behind in the category.
Average amount of ice time, which was second only to Nicklas Lidstrom (23:28) who has been the stalwart in the category for over a decade.
Goals on the season, setting a new career high. His previous high was 7 last year. His eighth goal of the season came in a 4-3 win against Colorado on Dec. 27..
Points scored this season, second highest in his career. His career high is 51 points in the 2008-09 season, where he recorded a whopping 45 assists.
Games played this, second highest amount in his seven year career. This was also second to the 2008-09 season where he played in 80 contests.
Game-winning goals scored by Kronwall. This was tied for third on the team and first among defensemen.