Media Releases

Smashfest® is back as Dominic Moore’s charity event returns for its 10th year

By: NHLPA Media Release

The NHLPA-supported charity event, which returns to Toronto after a two-year hiatus due to the global pandemic, will take place July 20th.

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NHL, NHLPA and NHL Alumni Association announce NFT partnership with Sweet

By: NHL/NHLPA Media Release

The Sweet-powered official NHL marketplace will offer officially-licensed collectibles including current and historical video moments and gamification features.

4 days ago

Kraft Hockeyville 2020 and 2021 to feature Canadiens and Senators

By: NHL/NHLPA Media Release

Kraft Heinz Canada, in partnership with the NHL and NHLPA, have announced it will host two NHL preseason games between the Montreal Canadiens and Ottawa Senators.

June 20, 2022

NHL, NHLPA announce team payroll range for 2022-23

By: NHL/NHLPA Media Release

The NHLPA and NHL have announced the Team Payroll Range for the 2022-23 League Year.

June 16, 2022

PepsiCo, NHL and NHLPA announce multiyear North American partnership extension

By: Media Release

PepsiCo maintains exclusive NHL and NHLPA North American rights in the carbonated soft drinks, water, energy drinks and savory snack categories.

June 15, 2022

2021-22 Playoff Player Fund

By: NHLPA Staff

A breakdown of the 2021-22 Player Fund.

June 2, 2022

NHL, NHLPA and 32 Clubs celebrate Pride Month

By: NHL/NHLPA Media Release

Pride Month is part of the NHL and NHLPA’s joint Hockey Is For Everyone year-round initiative.

June 1, 2022

Hyundai, Genesis, NHL and NHLPA announce multiyear Canadian partnership

By: Media Release

Hyundai will be the official automotive partner and Genesis will be the official luxury automotive partner of the NHL and NHLPA in Canada beginning with the 2022-23 NHL season.

May 25, 2022

NHLPA Goals & Dreams donates $100,000 worth of equipment, with support of IIHF, to Ukrainian youth

By: NHLPA Media Release

A second round of equipment donations is scheduled to be made in the coming months.

May 18, 2022

2021-22 Ted Lindsay Award finalists: Josi, Matthews and McDavid

By: NHLPA Media Release

Roman Josi, Auston Matthews and Connor McDavid have received the most votes from their peers as the most outstanding player.

May 13, 2022

Sydney, Nova Scotia wins coveted Kraft Hockeyville 2022 title

By: NHLPA/NHL/Kraft media release

The community rallied for support across the country to win $250,000 for arena upgrades, $10,000 worth of youth hockey equipment from the NHLPA’s Goals & Dreams fund and the opportunity to host an NHL® preseason game.

May 7, 2022

NHLPA begins search for a new Executive Director

By: NHLPA Media Release

Executive Board has voted in favour of forming a Search Committee to lead the NHLPA’s search for a successor to the Executive Director, Don Fehr.

April 29, 2022

2021-22 NHLPA Player Poll results unveiled

By: NHLPA Media Release

The NHLPA has unveiled its 2021-22 NHLPA Player Poll results.

April 27, 2022

Kraft Hockeyville Canada announces Top 4 communities

By: Media Release

Finalists from communities coast-to-coast vying for an opportunity to host an NHL® preseason game and receive $250,000 in arena upgrades.

April 23, 2022

Winners of ‘Future Goals Virtual Science Fair Presented by SAP’ competition announced

By: Media Release

Students in Grades 4-8 Across U.S. and Canada Submitted Sustainability-Themed Hockey Projects.

April 22, 2022

Sharks, Predators, Blue Jackets and Avalanche headline the 2022 NHL Global Series

By: NHL/NHLPA Media Release

Sharks and Predators to open their regular season in the Czech Republic; Blue Jackets and Avalanche to face off in Finland.

April 21, 2022

NHLPA releases results from Independent Review

By: NHLPA Media Release

The NHLPA has released the independent review of the NHLPA’s response in late 2010 and early 2011 to reports that Kyle Beach was sexually abused by a Chicago Blackhawks coach.

April 16, 2022

NHL and NHLPA celebrate women on and off the ice for Gender Equality Month

By: NHL/NHLPA Media Release

The NHL and NHLPA are celebrating International Women’s Day and Gender Equality Month by sharing stories of women who are moving the game forward.

March 8, 2022

Great Clips® celebrates hockey hair with interactive microsite featuring quizzes, meme content and fan giveaways

By: Media Release

Fans can take hockey hair personality quizzes for the chance to win prizes and VIP NHL® experiences.

March 1, 2022

NHLPA, NHL and TikTok announce partnership

By: Media Release

TikTok tailgate stage at upcoming NHL outdoor games to feature live musical performances by TikTok fan-favorite artists.

February 23, 2022