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Placeholder team wins NHL draft lottery

By: Canadian Press

Alexis Lafreniere will have to wait a little longer to find out where he'll start his NHL career.

June 26, 2020

CP NewsAlert: Jarome Iginla headlines Hockey Hall of Fame's 2020 class

By: Canadian Press

Jarome Iginla will headline the Hockey Hall of Fame's class of 2020.

June 24, 2020

Cancer-stricken Flyers forward Lindblom skates with team

By: Canadian Press

Philadelphia Flyers forward Oskar Lindblom skated with team Tuesday in one of the few times he’s hit the ice since he was diagnosed with a rare form of bone cancer.

June 23, 2020

Feds approve NHL cohort quarantine plan, removing an obstacle for hub cities

By: Canadian Press

The federal government has approved the NHL's proposal of a cohort quarantine approach for players entering Canada, Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland said Friday.

June 19, 2020

Black hockey history all fans should know

By: NHLPA Staff

From the slapshot to covering the puck, the Black community has helped shape the sport of hockey today as we know it.

June 19, 2020

Sabres fire GM Botterill in series of cost-cutting moves

By: Canadian Press

Buffalo Sabres owners Terry and Kim Pegula reversed course by firing general manager Jason Botterill on Tuesday as part of a drastic cost-cutting purge of front-office staff and scouts on a team preparing to sit idle for what could be the remainder of the calendar year.

June 16, 2020

Current, former NHL players form Hockey Diversity Alliance

By: Canadian Press

Seven current or former black NHL players formed the Hockey Diversity Alliance on Monday, creating another avenue to fight racism and intolerance in the sport.

June 8, 2020

NHL unveils further details on its return-to-play plan

By: Canadian Press

The NHL has unveiled further details regarding its return-to-play plan.

June 5, 2020

Bigger than hockey: Standing together for change

By: NHLPA Staff

NHLPA members and others around hockey have voiced a call to stand together for change.

May 31, 2020

Players take competition online for NHLPA Open

By: Chris Lomon

What’s a little Fortnite battle between hockey players?

May 20, 2020

65+ NHLPA Members to Participate in NHLPA Open featuring Fortnite

By: NHLPA Staff

The field is set for the NHLPA Open featuring Fortnite!

May 18, 2020

Blackhawks fire team president McDonough in surprising move

By: Canadian Press

The Chicago Blackhawks fired team president John McDonough on Monday, ending a wildly successful run that included three Stanley Cup championships.

April 27, 2020

Longtime NHL forward Joel Ward retires

By: Canadian Press

Longtime NHL forward Joel Ward announced his retirement on Monday.

April 27, 2020

NHLers get a kick out of old broadcasts: 'Hilarious how much the game's changed'

By: Canadian Press

Ben Chiarot had seen plenty of Bobby Orr highlights.

April 19, 2020

Blue Jackets sign goalie Korpisalo to 2-year deal

By: Canadian Press

The Columbus Blue Jackets signed All-Star goaltender Joonas Korpisalo to a two-year contract Friday worth a reported $5.6 million.

April 17, 2020

Longtime Montreal Canadiens defenceman Andrei Markov announces retirement

By: Canadian Press

Longtime Montreal Canadiens defenceman Andrei Markov won't be making a return to the NHL.

April 16, 2020

Oilers, Cave family announce new charity honouring forward Colby Cave

By: Canadian Press

Edmonton Oilers chairman Bob Nicholson remembers Colby Cave as a tireless worker on the ice and in the community.

April 14, 2020

Statement from NHLPA Executive Director Don Fehr on the Passing of Colby Cave

By: NHLPA Media Release

National Hockey League Players’ Association Executive Director, Don Fehr, today issued the following statement regarding the passing of Colby Cave.

April 11, 2020

Edmonton Oilers forward Colby Cave dies at age 25 after suffering brain bleed

By: Canadian Press

Edmonton Oilers forward Colby Cave died Saturday after suffering a brain bleed earlier this week.

April 11, 2020

Oilers forward Colby Cave in medically-induced coma after suffering brain bleed

By: Canadian Press

The Edmonton Oilers say forward Colby Cave is out of emergency surgery after suffering a brain bleed.

April 7, 2020