Author: Catherine Faas

Goals & Dreams Donates $50K In Equipment To Hockey Programs In Peterborough, ON

By: Catherine Faas

This year's CBC's annual Hockey Day in Canada (HDIC) celebrations took place in Peterborough, Ontario on February 9th.

February 26, 2013

Behind-the-Scenes of the Verizon NHL GameCentre Commercials

By: Catherine Faas

See exclusive photos from the commercial shoots starring Scott Hartnell, Matt Greene, Jarret Stoll, Jonathan Quick, and Dustin Brown.

February 8, 2013

A Night of NHL Milestones and Career Highlights

By: Catherine Faas

Tuesday, January 29th marked a night full of first and landmark career goals for many NHLPA members.

January 30, 2013

P.K. Subban Supports “White Out for Mandi”

By: Catherine Faas

P.K. Subban attends Yale women’s charity hockey game dedicated to the late Mandi Schwartz (1988-2011).

January 28, 2013

Ryan Kesler Surprises Fans

By: Catherine Faas

Vancouver Canucks center Ryan Kesler has been spending time surprising fans around Vancouver for the past few days.

January 25, 2013

#ThePlayers Are Back On The Ice!

By: Catherine Faas

NHLPA members took to Twitter this weekend to share their excitement with fans about the start of the 2012/13 season.

January 21, 2013

Fans Show Support at Leafs Training Camp

By: Catherine Faas

The NHLPA offices in Toronto happen to be conveniently located a short highway drive away from the Toronto Maple Leafs’ practice facility.

January 16, 2013

NHL Players Raise Over $1.8 Million for Charity During the Lockout

By: Catherine Faas

Players give back through charitable activities over the course of the NHL lockout.

January 15, 2013

#ThePlayers Head to Training Camps

By: Catherine Faas

The NHL lockout is officially over and the players are sharing behind-the-scenes moments from their training camps.

January 14, 2013

RBC Play Hockey Charity Challenge Wrap-Up Video

By: Catherine Faas

On December 19th at the Mattamy Athletic Centre (the site of old Maple Leaf Gardens), over 3,000 fans came together for the Centre’s first ever sold-out game to watch 39 NHL players hit the ice for the RBC Play Hockey Charity Challenge.

January 8, 2013

Players React To Tentative Agreement On Twitter

By: Catherine Faas

The players took to Twitter early Sunday morning to express their excitement over the good news.

January 7, 2013

Quick, Gagner Answer Fan Questions On Twitter

By: Catherine Faas

Stanley Cup champ Jonathan Quick and Sam Gagner took to Twitter on Thursday to do Q&A sessions with their fans.

January 4, 2013

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins Shining at World Juniors

By: Catherine Faas

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins has waited for this moment and isn’t failing to impress as Canada moves forward 2-0 in the 2013 World Junior tournament.

December 31, 2012

RBC Charity Challenge Raises $100K for Grassroots Hockey Programs in Canada

By: Catherine Faas

Team Stamkos defeats Team Subban in front of over 3,000 fans at the former Maple Leaf Gardens

December 20, 2012

Sedin Twins Boost the Spirits of a Triple A Midget Team With a Surprise Visit

By: Catherine Faas

Daniel and Henrik Sedin recently surprised a Vancouver Triple A Midget team after a tough loss.

December 18, 2012

Don Fehr Sheds Light on Lockout at CAW Council

By: Catherine Faas

NHLPA Executive Director Don Fehr accepted an invitation to attend the Canadian Auto Workers (CAW) Council on Saturday, December 8th in Toronto, and delivered a speech that gave the more than 800 delegates in the room a rare look into the ongoing negotiations between the NHLPA and NHL.

December 10, 2012

What’s Important to Max Talbot and Bruno Gervais

By: Catherine Faas

Finding ways to connect to hockey fans and giving back to the game are what matter most to friends and teammates Max Talbot and Bruno Gervais.

December 7, 2012

Players Hit the Ice – Curling for Movember

By: Catherine Faas

Several NHLPA members and their spouses recently took up the ‘roaring game’ in Kelowna to help raise money for men’s health

November 28, 2012

The Players Chat With Fans In An “Ask Me Anything” Session On Reddit.com

By: Catherine Faas

David Backes, Kevin Westgarth and Mathieu Schneider take to Reddit.com to interact with hockey fans.

November 27, 2012

Top Player Tweets of the Week: November 12th - 19th

By: Catherine Faas

Our weekly wrap up of what the players are tweeting about. This week, players were focused on charity events benefiting a number of great causes.

November 19, 2012