Author: Nadia Vocaturo

A tribute to Marian Gaborik's 1,000th NHL game

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Marian Gaborik has had quite the career so far over 1,000 NHL games. NHLPA.com looks back at the first-ever Minnesota Wild draft pick who was also a key player for the 2014 Stanley Cup-winning LA Kings.

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Player of the Week | Jake Allen

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Jake Allen was instrumental for the St. Louis Blues' turnaround week by leading all NHL goaltenders in wins with four, towed a 1.50 GAA and .944 sv% while picking up his first shutout of the season.

5 days ago

Player of the Week | Blake Wheeler

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Blake Wheeler helped lead the Winnipeg Jets to a seven-point week while he tallied 10 points of his own (2-8–10) to take over the league lead in assists with his 28th of the season.

December 3, 2017

Player of the Week | Jonathan Marchessault

By: Nadia Vocaturo

The Knights kicked off their week on the road in Anaheim with a 4-2 win over the Ducks.

November 27, 2017

Player of the Week | Teuvo Teravainen

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Teuvo Teravainen led all NHL scorers with five goals and 10 points to earn NHLPA.com Player of the Week, helping the Carolina Hurricanes take six points from three victories over the team's four games.

November 20, 2017

A tribute to Antoine Vermette's 1,000th NHL game

By: Nadia Vocaturo

With the Anaheim Ducks’ game November 15 against the Boston Bruins, so skates Antoine Vermette in his 1,000th NHL game.

November 15, 2017

Player of the Week | Jason Zucker

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Jason Zucker is having the kind of week he’d hoped he would.

November 13, 2017

Luongo 4th place in all-time NHL wins; 1st place on Twitter

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Roberto Luongo has proved his mettle in the NHL by cementing himself among the greats and into the fourth spot on the all-time NHL win list, and his skill between the pipes, is only paralleled by his skill within 140 characters.

November 11, 2017

Player of the Week | Mathew Barzal

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Mathew Barzal was in all the right places Sunday night, picking up five assists to make New York Islanders history as part of an impressive seven-point week, which helped the Coquitlam, B.C. native gain serious traction among the rankings of rookie point-getters.

November 6, 2017

Player of the Week | Oscar Dansk

By: Nadia Vocaturo

When an NHL expansion team is introduced, there are bound to be a lot of firsts in the inaugural season.

October 30, 2017

A tribute to Rick Nash's 1,000th NHL game

By: Nadia Vocaturo

A true goal-scorer by nature, Rick Nash has lived up to the expectations that came with being the No. 1 draft pick, which happened when the Columbus Blue Jackets called his name first at the 2002 NHL Entry Draft.

October 26, 2017

Player of the Week | Steven Stamkos

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Steven Stamkos has shown no signs of slowing down since opening night.

October 23, 2017

Player of the Week | Nikolaj Ehlers

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Nikolaj Ehlers was fantastic for the Winnipeg Jets this week, posting a natural hat trick and two game-winning goals over three games en route to leading the league in goals scored with five.

October 16, 2017

Player of the Week | Alex Ovechkin

By: Nadia Vocaturo

It was a frenzied first week of goal scoring as the puck dropped on the 2017-18 NHL season, but one pair of hat tricks stood out among them all.

October 10, 2017

O'Leary gives Island welcome to Kraft Hockeyville

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Another year, another special celebration of a deserving Kraft Hockeyville community.

September 26, 2017

2017 NHLPA Rookie Showcase wrap-up

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Another NHLPA Rookie Showcase came and went Monday as 26 of the game's top rookies and prospects descended on Toronto to take part in the ninth annual event at Mattamy Athletic Centre.

August 29, 2017

Karlsson and Ekman-Larsson 'stop sucking' for the oceans

By: Nadia Vocaturo

They’ve competed internationally for their homeland of Sweden, but Erik Karlsson and Oliver Ekman-Larsson have teamed up again – but this time, it’s to #StopSucking.

August 25, 2017

Calvert raises $50K for hometown hospital with inaugural event

By: Nadia Vocaturo

The inaugural Matt Calvert Charity Shootout was a success as Calvert, from Brandon, Man. helped raise $50,000 for the Palliative Care Unit at the Brandon Regional Health Centre.

August 2, 2017

Smashfest hits record total as Eaves is crowned champion for third time

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Created and hosted by Dominic Moore and supported by the NHLPA, Smashfest continued to grow its efforts Thursday to help fund concussion and rare cancer research with Smashfest VI, one of the most unique charitable experiences that has now raised over $665,000 to date.

July 21, 2017

Sharks pay tribute to Marleau

By: Nadia Vocaturo

When words aren't enough, there's always a full-page newspaper ad! How the San Jose Sharks paid tribute to the end of an era.

July 17, 2017