Nichlas Hardt

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Nichlas Hardt
Born (1988-07-06) July 6, 1988 (age 25)
Rødovre, DEN
Height 5 ft 9 in (175 cm)
Weight 176 lb (80 kg; 12 st 8 lb)
Position Forward
Shoots Left
SM-liiga team
Former teams
Jokerit
Malmö Redhawks
Tappara
National team  Denmark
Playing career 2004–present

Nichlas Hardt (born July 6, 1988) is a Danish professional ice hockey player who currently plays for Jokerit of the Finnish SM-liiga.

Career[edit]

Hardt was selected Rookie of the Year in the Danish ice hockey league in 2007, where he represented the Herlev Hornets [1].

He became the first Danish player to play in the top Finnish league, the SM-liiga, when he joined Tappara towards the end of the 2007-08 season. In the playoffs, he enjoyed considerable success for Tappara, registering 4 goals and 3 assists in 11 games as Tappara went on to finish third in the playoffs and win the bronze medals.

Playing style[edit]

Despite his relatively small stature, Hardt is known for his physical style of play, throwing many hits while being a relentless forechecker.

International[edit]

He represented Denmark at the 2008 World Junior Ice Hockey Championships and again at the 2008 Men's World Ice Hockey Championships and 2010 Men's World Ice Hockey Championships.

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