Author: Catherine Faas

Player Tweets of the Week: The Start of the 2014-15 NHL Season

By: Catherine Faas, Ryan Parker

The 2014-15 NHL season got underway on Wednesday night and Players around the league took to Twitter to share their excitement.

October 9, 2014

NHLPA Members Take Part in Kraft Hockeyville 2014

By: Catherine Faas

Fans lined up in Sylvan Lake, AB today to meet their favourite players prior to the 2014 Kraft Hockeyville game between the Arizona Coyotes and the Calgary Flames.

September 24, 2014

Offseason Adventures of NHL Players

By: Catherine Faas

A look at what NHLPA members have been up to over the course of the summer.

September 5, 2014

Players Celebrate National Dog Day

By: Catherine Faas

Players that also happen to be proud parents to their canine companions took to Twitter today to celebrate National Dog Day.

August 26, 2014

The Best #IceBucketChallenge Videos from NHLPA Members

By: Catherine Faas

A compilation of the best #IceBucketChallenge videos from NHL players to benefit ALS charities and initiatives.

August 12, 2014

NHLPA Members React To Robin Williams' Death

By: Catherine Faas, Ryan Parker

NHLPA members join people from all walks of life on Twitter following the news of entertainer Robin Williams' passing.

August 12, 2014

A Charitable Day in Pebble Beach

By: Catherine Faas, Ryan Parker

The 22nd annual NHLPA Golf Classic charity tournament took place on Tuesday, July 15th and donated $100,000 to players’ charities.

July 16, 2014

Preview of the 2014 NHLPA Golf Classic

By: Catherine Faas

On July 15th, the NHLPA will be hosting its 22nd annual charity golf tournament in Pebble Beach, California.

July 11, 2014

Top Player Tweets of the Week: 2014 NHL Awards

By: Catherine Faas

#ThePlayers take to Twitter to share their experiences from the 2014 NHL Awards in Las Vegas.

June 27, 2014

2014 Hockey Hall of Fame Inductees Announced

By: Catherine Faas

Rob Blake, Peter Forsberg, Dominik Hasek, and Mike Modano named as the 2014 Hockey Hall of Fame inductees

June 23, 2014

Top Player Tweets of the Week: #NHL15CoverVote

By: Catherine Faas

Eight players have been campaigning on Twitter to be the EA Sports NHL 15 cover athlete. Here are the top #NHL15CoverVote tweets of the week.

May 16, 2014

The Players’ Choice: 2013-14 Ted Lindsay Award

By: Catherine Faas

With the 2013-14 regular season in the books, the players are now casting their ballots on who will be recognized as this season’s ‘Most Outstanding Player.'

April 15, 2014

Imitation Is the Greatest Form Of Flattery

By: Catherine Faas

Jason Chimera and Joel Ward fill in for Washington Capitals reporters John Walton and Mike Vogel in a hilarious April Fool’s Day prank.

April 3, 2014

NHLPA Takes Part in the Courage Canada Blind Hockey Tournament

By: Catherine Faas

The NHLPA took part in the Courage Blind Hockey Tournament on Friday, March 21st, at the Mattamy Athletic Centre.

March 21, 2014

San Jose Sharks Make A Hockey Wish Come True

By: Catherine Faas

Thanks to the Make-A-Wish Foundation and the San Jose Sharks Foundation, a dream came true on Tuesday for a very special Sharks fan.

March 19, 2014

#ThePlayers Show Support for Rich Peverley

By: Catherine Faas

The Players took to Twitter to send their well wishes to fellow player, Rich Peverley, following his medical issue on Monday evening.

March 11, 2014

Top Player Tweets of the Week: Trade Deadline Edition

By: Catherine Faas

This week’s top player tweets focus on the comings and goings of Trade Deadline Day 2014.

March 7, 2014

Jonathan Toews Grants Nicholas’ Make-A-Wish Dream

By: Catherine Faas

Jonathan Toews makes a wish come true for 4-year-old Nicholas Skretkowski from Milton, ON.

March 3, 2014

Stajan & Cammalleri Launch ‘Best Buddies Canada’ PSA

By: Catherine Faas

On February 26th, Matt Stajan, centreman for the Calgary Flames, played a part in helping launch a national public service announcement for Best Buddies Canada, at Bishop O’Byrne High School (BOBHS) in Calgary, Alberta.

February 26, 2014

ADOPTING THE STRAY DOGS OF SOCHI

By: Catherine Faas

In true Olympic spirit, a number of player and their families have come together to help take care of Russian stray dogs.

February 24, 2014