Category: Other News

Larry Kwong, first player of Asian heritage to appear in the NHL, dies at age 94

By: Canadian Press

Larry Kwong, the first player of Asian heritage to appear in an NHL game, has died at age 94.

2 days ago

Vegas Golden Knights' rise tied to taking Marc-Andre Fleury

By: Canadian Press

Fleury has won 25 of 37 starts in a season stunted only by a concussion that kept him out of the lineup for two months. Earlier this week, he became the 13th goaltender in NHL history to win 400 games , trailing just Roberto Luongo and Henrik Lundqvist among active players.

March 13, 2018

Alex Ovechkin joins NHL's exclusive 600-goal club

By: Canadian Press

Everyone around Alex Ovechkin had a hunch this was his night.

March 12, 2018

Penguins star Evgeni Malkin quietly putting together Hart Trophy-calibre season

By: Canadian Press

Evgeni Malkin probably hasn't received all the recognition he's deserved throughout a career spent playing alongside fellow Pittsburgh Penguins superstar Sidney Crosby.

March 12, 2018

Seattle NHL group says it received over 25,000 deposits for season tickets

By: Canadian Press

A group looking to bring NHL hockey to Seattle says it has received over 25,000 deposits for season tickets through a ticket drive.

March 1, 2018

Backers of NHL team in Seattle hope for decision in June

By: Canadian Press

Hollywood producer Jerry Bruckheimer has been hosting hockey games for a quarter-century. Now he wants to do it on a much bigger scale.

February 28, 2018

Bettman: NHL "very comfortable" with decision to miss 2018 Olympics

By: Canadian Press

The NHL has no regrets about not sending its players to the 2018 Winter Olympic Games, says commissioner Gary Bettman.

February 28, 2018

10 draft picks give Rangers options in unfamiliar rebuild

By: Canadian Press

The Rangers face an unfamiliar challenge after stockpiling picks for the June draft: Maximizing a franchise-record 10 selections, including three in the first round.

February 28, 2018

Forward Mike Fisher signs 1-year deal to return to Predators

By: Canadian Press

The team signed the centre to a one-year, $1 million contract. The contract will be pro-rated over the remainder of this season.

February 26, 2018

Joel Lundqvist living out Olympic dream

By: Alan Adams

It has been a dozen years since a Lundqvist won an Olympic hockey gold medal, but the younger of the Swedish twins Henrik and Joel hopes to end the drought.

February 15, 2018

Your punny valentine | 2018

By: NHLPA Staff

Don't forget to share the love today! Let us help you show you care with these pun-filled hockey Valentines - and don't worry, we've got your team covered.

February 12, 2018

2018 NHL All-Star Game in Review

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Another NHL All-Star Game is in the books, and in case you missed the 2018 edition, we've got you covered from the dazzling skill to the heart-warming moments.

January 28, 2018

NHLPA Off-ice All-Stars: Part I

By: NHLPA Staff

With the 2018 NHL All-Star Game around the corner, and Sophia Jurksztowicz share some preseason findings on which players are All-Stars off the ice!

January 22, 2018

A history of Trading Cards

By: Russ Cohen

As the NHLPA marks its 50th anniversary in 2017, looks back at some of the pivotal moments in the association’s history. In this piece, guest writer Russ Cohen travels back to the early 1990s, the first NHL players’ strike, and how small cardboard hockey pictures once relegated to bicycle spokes, quickly changed the business of hockey – on the players side – forever.

November 29, 2017

My Top 5 | PPG Leaders

By: Chris Lomon

When your team needs to take advantage of a man advantage situation, these five players know how to give their respective team a lift by lighting the lamp.

October 3, 2017

Player Q&A | Scott Mayfield

By: NHLPA Staff

St. Louis born and a player for the New York Islanders, Scott Mayfield's favourite NFL team comes a bit of a surprise! Learn more about the defenceman in his player Q&A!

September 27, 2017

Belle Vernon Rings In Kraft Hockeyville USA 2017

By: Ryan Parker

The community of 1,000 near Pittsburgh celebrated in style as the top hockey community in the United States.

September 25, 2017

Player Q&A | Anthony Beauvillier

By: NHLPA Staff

Find out who Anthony Beauvillier is cheering for at the US Open and more in this week's Player Q&A!

September 5, 2017

My Top 5 | Ice time Leaders

By: Chris Lomon

When it comes to logging some serious ice time, these five defenceman know a thing or two about going the extra mile.

September 5, 2017

NHL rookies ready to build off strong first impressions

By: David Morassutti

With summer coming to an end, the hockey season is just around the corner and for some NHL rookies, they remain eager to build on a strong first impression made at the end of the 2016-17 season.

September 1, 2017