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Denmark Daniel K. Nielsen

a.k.a. "Daniel Kofoed Nielsen"
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Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Gunars Skvorcovs 24 14 15 29
2. Otto Nieminen 24 14 14 28
3. Charlie Combs 24 16 9 25
4. Phil Marinaccio 21 9 16 25
5. Nikolaj Krag Christensen 24 11 13 24
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
D
Age
42
Height
6'0" / 182 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
183 lbs / 83 kg
Nation
Shoots
R
Youth Team
Status
Retired
Highlights
5-time Danish Champion 5
2-time Danish League Player of the Year 2

Regular Danish national team player since 2002, with a lot of Danish championships with Herning. Strong playmaking defenseman who reads the game well defensively as well. Mainly plays it safe, and doesn't make a lot of fuss about himself during games.

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1996-97 Denmark U18 EJC-18 B 6 0 0 0 0 0 |
1997-98 Denmark U18 EJC-18 B 6 0 2 2 29 - |
1998-99 Herning IK Denmark 30 1 0 1 0 - |
Denmark U20 WJC-20 B 4 0 0 0 2 - |
1999-00 Herning Blue Fox Denmark 44 1 1 2 2 - |
Denmark U20 WJC-20 B 5 0 4 4 6 1 |
2000-01 Herning Blue Fox Denmark 35 1 4 5 6 - |
2001-02 Herning Blue Fox Denmark 47 3 7 10 20 - |
Denmark WC D1 5 2 3 5 2 9 |
2002-03 Herning Blue Fox Denmark 28 10 7 17 4 4 | Playoffs 14 1 3 4 8 8
Denmark WC 6 0 1 1 2 -5 |
2003-04 Herning Blue Fox Denmark 27 12 8 20 2 28 |
Denmark WC 6 0 0 0 2 -7 |
2004-05 Herning Blue Fox Denmark 31 7 17 24 12 - | Playoffs 4 1 0 1 0 -
Denmark OGQ 3 0 1 1 0 2 |
2005-06 Herning Blue Fox Denmark 35 3 16 19 32 21 | Playoffs 15 6 6 12 18 -
Denmark WC 6 0 4 4 2 -3 |
2006-07 Herning Blue Fox Denmark 34 5 24 29 18 - | Playoffs 15 3 12 15 10 -
Denmark WC 6 0 3 3 4 0 |
2007-08 Leksands IF HockeyAllsvenskan 43 5 14 19 26 34 | Kvalserien SHL 10 1 3 4 8 1
Denmark WC 6 1 2 3 4 -3 |
2008-09 Herning Blue Fox “A” Denmark 35 6 28 34 34 - | Playoffs 15 3 8 11 14 -
Denmark OGQ 3 1 0 1 2 -2 |
Denmark WC 5 1 1 2 4 -2 |
2009-10 Herning Blue Fox “A” Denmark 24 5 10 15 32 - | Playoffs 11 5 7 12 6 -
Denmark WC 7 0 3 3 4 -3 |
2010-11 Herning Blue Fox “C” Denmark 34 3 27 30 34 - | Playoffs 13 3 6 9 29 -
Denmark (all) International 6 0 1 1 8 -4 |
Denmark “A” WC 6 0 1 1 8 -4 |
2011-12 Hamburg Freezers DEL 50 1 10 11 20 -2 | Playoffs 5 0 1 1 0 -1
Denmark WC 7 0 2 2 2 -2 |
Denmark (all) International 14 0 3 3 2 - |
2012-13 Hamburg Freezers DEL 52 1 11 12 24 3 | Playoffs 6 1 1 2 0 3
Denmark OGQ 3 0 0 0 0 0 |
Denmark “A” WC 2 0 1 1 0 -2 |
Denmark (all) International 16 0 3 3 2 - |
2013-14 Hamburg Freezers DEL 50 1 14 15 10 15 | Playoffs 11 0 0 0 2 -3
2014-15 Herning Blue Fox “C” Denmark 34 10 32 42 26 26 | Playoffs 15 2 9 11 18 -3
Denmark WC 6 2 1 3 0 -2 |
Denmark (all) International 15 3 4 7 4 -3 |
2015-16 Herning Blue Fox “C” Denmark 44 11 17 28 50 9 | Playoffs 20 3 16 19 31 3
Denmark “A” WC 8 0 3 3 2 -5 |
Denmark (all) International 15 2 5 7 6 - |
2016-17 Herning Blue Fox “C” Denmark 43 8 17 25 26 13 | Playoffs 5 0 1 1 2 -1
Denmark OGQ 3 0 0 0 2 0 |
Denmark (all) International 5 0 0 0 4 - |
2017-18 Herning Blue Fox “C” Denmark 32 6 16 22 10 6 | Playoffs 16 2 8 10 10 0
Denmark WC 7 0 1 1 2 -1 |
Denmark (all) International 11 0 4 4 4 - |
2018-19 Herning Blue Fox “C” Denmark 38 11 22 33 14 2 | Playoffs 5 0 1 1 2 -4
2019-20 Herning Blue Fox “C” Denmark 48 7 31 38 24 - |
2020-21 Herning Blue Fox “C” Denmark 14 0 8 8 2 - | Playoffs 4 0 1 1 2 -
2021-22 Herning Blue Fox “C” Denmark 45 4 15 19 20 10 | Playoffs 5 0 2 2 2 -1
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2012-13 Hamburg Freezers ET 8 0 0 0 6 - |
2013-14 Hamburg Freezers ET 2 0 2 2 0 - |
2014-15 Herning Blue Fox Danish Cup 4 0 3 3 14 - |
2015-16 Herning Blue Fox Danish Cup 2 0 1 1 2 - |
Herning Blue Fox Continental Cup 6 2 0 2 4 1 |
2016-17 Herning Blue Fox Danish Cup 1 1 0 1 0 - |
2017-18 Herning Blue Fox Danish Cup 1 0 1 1 0 0 |
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
Continental Cup 1 6 2 0 2 0.33 4 1 | 0
Danish Cup 4 8 1 5 6 0.75 16 0 | 0
DEL 3 152 3 35 38 0.25 54 16 | 3 22 1 2 3 0.14 2 -1
Denmark 20 702 114 307 421 0.60 368 119 | 14 157 29 80 109 0.69 152 2
EJC-18 B 2 12 0 2 2 0.17 29 0 | 0
ET 2 10 0 2 2 0.20 6 - | 0
HockeyAllsvenskan 1 43 5 14 19 0.44 26 34 | 1 10 1 3 4 0.40 8 1
International 7 82 5 20 25 0.30 30 -7 | 0
OGQ 4 12 1 1 2 0.17 4 0 | 0
WC 13 78 4 23 27 0.35 36 -39 | 0
WC D1 1 5 2 3 5 1.00 2 9 | 0
WJC-20 B 2 9 0 4 4 0.44 8 1 | 0
* Some data is missing to provide a correct summary.
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DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
05/04/2022
05/04/2022 Confirmed Herning Blue Fox Retired
06/02/2021
06/02/2021 Extension Herning Blue Fox Herning Blue Fox
07/11/2018
07/11/2018 Extension Herning Blue Fox Herning Blue Fox
05/04/2017
05/04/2017 Extension Herning Blue Fox Herning Blue Fox
07/05/2014
07/05/2014 Confirmed Hamburg Freezers Herning Blue Fox
04/03/2012
04/03/2012 Extension Hamburg Freezers Hamburg Freezers
04/14/2011
04/14/2011 Confirmed Herning Blue Fox Hamburg Freezers
06/02/2009
06/02/2009 Extension Herning Blue Fox Herning Blue Fox
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