Author: Catherine Faas

Top Player Tweets of the Week (May 10 – May 17)

By: Catherine Faas

This week, the players took to Twitter to show their mothers some love and comment on playoff hockey.

May 17, 2013

The Evolution of Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane

By: Catherine Faas

Tazer and Kaner get the video montage treatment. From babies to NHL stars, this is the evolution of Toews and Kane.

May 16, 2013

Thomas Hickey Explains What It Takes To Make It

By: Catherine Faas

Thomas Hickey explains the difference between great players, and great players who manage to break into the NHL.

May 14, 2013

NHL 14 Cover Vote: Down To Eight

By: Catherine Faas

The NHL 14 Cover Vote is now down to just eight players competing for a spot in the Semifinals.

May 13, 2013

Toronto Maple Leafs Reflect On Their Playoff Memories As Kids

By: Catherine Faas

It has been 9 long years since the Toronto Maple Leafs have played a playoff game.

May 13, 2013

Top Player Tweets of the Week (May 3 – May 10)

By: Catherine Faas

This week, the players took to Twitter to talk about the Stanley Cup playoffs and NHL 14 Cover Vote.

May 10, 2013

Chicago Blackhawks Players Make 9-Year-Old's Wish Come True

By: Catherine Faas

The Chicago Blackhawks, in conjunction with the Make A Wish Foundation, gave 9-year-old James Ensign a chance to fulfill his dream of skating and practicing with the team.

May 9, 2013

NHL 14 Cover Vote: Round Two Wrap Up

By: Catherine Faas

Round Two of EA SPORTS’ NHL 14 Cover Vote has closed and just 16 candidates remain.

May 6, 2013

Top Player Tweets of the Week (April 26 – May 3)

By: Catherine Faas

This week, the players took to Twitter to share their excitement for the playoffs.

May 3, 2013

NHL 14 Cover Vote: Round One Wrap Up

By: Catherine Faas

Round One of EA SPORTS’ NHL 14 Cover Vote has closed. Here’s where the players stand moving into Round Two.

April 29, 2013

John Scott Pranking His Teammates

By: Catherine Faas

Hockey players are known for their locker room pranks, but the Buffalo Sabres’ John Scott has set the bar quite high with his latest post-interview interruption routine.

April 27, 2013

Why Are Players Wearing Camouflage Jerseys?

By: Catherine Faas

Players have been sporting custom camouflage jerseys during warm-ups this week to pay tribute to the Armed Forces in the US and Canada.

April 25, 2013

Toronto Maple Leafs Make Playoffs After 9 Year Drought

By: Catherine Faas, Eric Epstein

The Toronto Maple Leafs managed clinched their first playoff berth since 2003-2004. Find out what has changed in nine years time.

April 22, 2013

Mats Sundin and Tie Domi Say “Game On Cancer”

By: Catherine Faas

Scott McKay worked as the Toronto Maple Leafs equipment manager for over a decade, developing lasting friendships with many of the team’s players over the years.

April 18, 2013

Vancouver’s Green Men Make Cammalleri Laugh

By: Catherine Faas

If you’ve ever seen a Vancouver Canucks game – on TV or in person – you’ve heard of their infamous Green Men.

April 11, 2013

Habs Doing Impressions Of Each Other

By: Catherine Faas

In a new video series Montreal Canadiens draw names out of a hat and do impressions of each other.

April 8, 2013

#ThePlayers React To #TradeDeadline Day

By: Catherine Faas

As the 2013 NHL Trade Deadline comes to a close, many players have been tweeting our their thoughts surrounding a week of tension, mixed emotions, and surprise.

April 3, 2013

Zenon Konopka and His Pet Bunny Rabbit

By: Catherine Faas

One of the league’s toughest centers is the proud owner of an adorable, chubby black rabbit named Hoppy.

March 30, 2013

Eric Staal on Advice for Hockey Parents

By: Catherine Faas

Eric Staal’s mother and father are seasoned hockey parents.

March 12, 2013

NHLPA Donating $30K to MindCheck.ca

By: Catherine Faas

$30K to MindCheck.ca to assist young people with mental health challenges.

February 28, 2013