Niklas Kronwall is retiring after 15 seasons with the Detroit Red Wings.
From Swedish meatballs and IKEA furniture to beloved Muppets character, the Swedish Chef, Swedish NHL'ers confirm or debunk what many North Americans consider to be staples in Sweden.
As the veteran leader on the Detroit blueline, Niklas Kronwall has been a key contributor to the success the Red Wings have had in 2013
Known for his physical style, Niklas Kronwall is extremely respected both on and off the ice with the Red Wings
Niklas Kronwall helps make the Red Wings a championship threat every season