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Nick Leddy

Born:March 20, 1991Draft:2009 Wild 16th overall
Hometown:Eden Prairie, MinnesotaPosition:D
Known For:Shoots/Catches:Left
National Team:United StatesCurrent Team:Detroit Red Wings

Nicholas Michael Leddy (born March 20, 1991) is an American professional ice hockey defenseman for the Detroit Red Wings of the National Hockey League (NHL). He was drafted in the first round, 16th overall by the Minnesota Wild in the 2009 NHL Entry Draft.

On February 12, 2010, the Wild traded Leddy’s NHL rights to the Chicago Blackhawks. He won a Stanley Cup with the Blackhawks in 2013. He was later traded to the New York Islanders on October 4, 2014 where he played for seven seasons before getting dealt again to the Red Wings just before the roster freeze for the Seattle Kraken Expansion Draft.

Nick Leddy Islanders
Nick Leddy (Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers)

Nick Leddy Statistics

Trade Tracker

DateTraded FromTraded WithTraded ToTraded For
February 12, 2010Kim JohnssonChicago Blackhawks LogoCam Barker
October 4, 2014Chicago Blackhawks LogoKent SimpsonT.J. Brennan
Anders Nilsson
Ville Pokka
July 16, 2021Richard Panik
Second-Round Pick
(Aatu Raty)
March 21, 2022Luke WitkowskiSecond-Round Pick (2023)
Oskar Sundqvist
Jake Walman

Deeper Dive


  • IIHF U20 WJC Bronze Medal — 2011