The top-rated prospects for the upcoming NHL Draft were in Toronto recently for the 2013 NHL Combine, an event that tests their physical ability, as well as their personalities.
At the Competition Committee meeting in Toronto on Tuesday, the NHLPA contingent discussed the issue of grandfathering visors and informed the committee that, subject to NHLPA Executive Board and NHL Board of Governors approval, this is something the players are now in favour of implementing.
Backes, Cammalleri, Hainsey, Pietrangelo & C. Schneider to represent the Players at upcoming meeting in Toronto
Sharks captain Joe Thornton has been among the elite players in the 2013 playoffs. His offensive production, faceoff prowess and defensive dominance have helped the Sharks to the brink of the Western Conference Final. Due to his strong play and leadership, Joe is the NHLPA.com 'Player of the Week'.
Jordin recently visited a native community in Ontario to meet some fans and pass along a message of positivity
Derek Meech sits down to talk about his pride about playing in his hometown of Winnipeg, the fan support the Jets receive and the dynamic in the dressing room this season
The Masters is upon us, and with the blooming azaleas & the roaring patrons at Amen Corner, the sporting world's eyes will be on Augusta.
The Penguins forward recently sat down in the NHLPA.com studio in Toronto to talk about the changes he has experienced in 2013, including making the adjustment to a new team and new city, suiting up on a nightly basis with some of the most talented players in the world and what the chemistry within the dressing room is like in Pittsburgh
Sadly, after battling brain cancer, longtime NHL assistant coach Wayne Fleming passed away on Monday, at the age of 62. Players, executives and media from around the hockey world offfered their condolences, honouring a man who was highly respected within the game.
In this second installment of this 'In The Locker Room' feature, NHLPA.com spoke to the players for the Penguins and Leafs about the intensity of the 2013 season.
The NCAA 'March Madness' Tournament kicked off on Thursday, with sports fans filling out brackets and trying to top their friends and co-workers in office pools all across North America.
NHLPA.com went 'In The Locker Room' with the Leafs and Penguins recently to discuss some of the issues prevalent in the league this season.
NHLPA Special Assistant to the Executive Director, Mathieu Schneider spoke to the media today following his involvement and participation in the GM Meetings being held in Toronto on March 20th.
The 2012 season was a special one for Evgeni Malkin.
Following a marathon session of bargaining that began on Saturday morning and lasted into the early hours of Sunday, the NHLPA and the NHL announced that they had reached a tentative agreement in principle on the framework of a new Collective Bargaining Agreement.
Federal mediator Scot L. Beckenbaugh brings sides together on Saturday
Federal mediator Scot L. Beckenbaugh spends day shuttling between two sides with further mediation sessions to continue Saturday morning
The two sides meeting seperately with federal mediators Friday morning, but no formal, large group negotiations planned as of yet
Following a late-night bargaining session on Wednesday, the two sides continue meeting Thursday in New York City
The NHLPA offers another counterproposal on Wednesday afternoon