Player Features

Ben Chiarot a triple threat

By: Chris Lomon

Ben Chiarot is a triple threat – defenceman, dad and diaper-changing machine.

3 days ago

Barzal on Bear's skills camp: If I could spend a month there, I would

By: Chris Lomon

For the Indigenous youth, the hockey camp in Ochapowace First Nation affords them the chance to dream big. For Mathew Barzal, it’s a chance to make lifelong connections.

5 days ago

Hometown beer business booming for de Haan

By: Chris Lomon

It’s time to raise a glass and toast Calvin de Haan and the rest of the Carp, Ontario “dream team.”

August 8, 2019

Vesey can talk the talk, wants to walk the walk for Sabres

By: Chris Lomon

"At heart, I’m a little bit of a nerd. When I’m out in public, I like to listen for key words, and see how much I can recognize," said Vesey, a member of the National Chinese Honor Society.

August 6, 2019

Ben Harpur Big Game a big success for Niagara youth

By: Chris Lomon

The Ben Harpur Big Game was the ideal way for Harpur to give back to his community.

August 1, 2019

With contract in hand Bennett retreats, recharges for season to come

By: Chris Lomon

When it comes to one of his favourite hobbies, Sam Bennett is by no means fishing for compliments.

July 30, 2019

Ted Takes | Remembering No. 7

By: NHLPA Staff

Mr. Lindsay set an example to follow, and in honour of the impact he had on all players, the NHLPA is sharing his stories, as told by Ted himself.

July 29, 2019

Carrick looks to inspire while making working hard 'cool again'

By: Chris Lomon

A quick tour of Connor Carrick’s Instagram page, one that has built up over 45,000 followers, provides a unique snapshot of the outside-of-hockey life of the NHL defenceman.

July 23, 2019

Toews leading by example

By: Chris Lomon

When it comes to his contributions on the ice, Jonathan Toews always leads by example. He's no different when he's making a difference to future generations.

July 17, 2019

Fellow players rally for Foligno, pediatric care

By: Chris Lomon

“I learned from my parents… you try to leave the world a better place than when you came into it.” Nick Foligno is doing precisely that.

July 15, 2019

Old family tradition becomes new hockey family tradition for Marchand, Miller

By: Chris Lomon

Marchand and Miller are using their love of the outdoors to connect with fans by showcasing a different side of themselves through MarchMill&Co.

July 11, 2019

Marner's passion inspires, gives back through off-ice assists

By: Chris Lomon

What’s changed about the Mitch Marner that Laura Stacey knew from their high school days? Not one thing.

July 9, 2019

Mental health, conservation causes at the heart of Ladd family efforts

By: Chris Lomon

There’s no question Andrew Ladd’s annual fishing charity event will make a big difference for two worthwhile charities. The only question mark? Seeing if he can convince a former teammate to get up close and personal with a sturgeon.

July 4, 2019

Gabriel optimistic for future of inclusion

By: Chris Lomon

For Kurtis Gabriel, adulation was the last thing he was looking for.

July 2, 2019

Predators invest in their offence by signing Matt Duchene

By: Canadian Press

The Nashville Predators took a big step toward boosting their offence Monday by signing Matt Duchene away from the Columbus Blue Jackets, paying a big price to land a forward they had long targeted.

July 1, 2019

Leafs acquire defenceman Tyson Barrie from Colorado for forward Nazem Kadri

By: Canadian Press

Nazem Kadri's time with the Maple Leafs is over. Tyson Barrie's has just begun on what is all of a sudden a new-look Toronto blue line.

July 1, 2019

Blackhawks agree to deals with goalie Lehner, F Carpenter

By: Canadian Press

Robin Lehner thinks he is heading into his prime. The Chicago Blackhawks hope he is right.

July 1, 2019

New York Rangers sign Artemi Panarin to 7-year, $81.5M deal

By: Canadian Press

John Davidson had a close-up look at how good Artemi Panarin is while the two were with the Columbus Blue Jackets. Now, they will be reunited in New York.

July 1, 2019

Penguins sign versatile forward Tanev to 6-year deal

By: Canadian Press

Penguins general manager Jim Rutherford began his team's longer-than-expected off-season by talking about the need for a culture change.

July 1, 2019

Calgary Flames sign former Oilers goaltender Cam Talbot to one-year contract

By: Canadian Press

Players in the fold were more of a priority for the Calgary Flames than the open market when NHL free agency opened Monday.

July 1, 2019