Player Features

Verhaeghe in time for Sunshine State showdown against former team

By: Chris Lomon

Carter Verhaeghe's strong sophomore season has the young forward eyeing back-to-back Stanley Cups in the Sunshine State.

Yesterday

Robertson brothers in lockstep

By: Chris Lomon

Jason and Nick Robertson have developed their game in lockstep – and share a similar message of inspiration to others hoping to achieve their goals.

3 days ago

From the diamond to the rink, softball stage fed Soucy's hockey career

By: Chris Lomon

Prior to his professional hockey career, Carson Soucy was representing his country on the national stage in a different sport.

May 6, 2021

Focused on what he can control, confidence follows Kunin to Nashville

By: Chris Lomon

No stranger to adversity, Luke Kunin doesn't concern himself with what he can't control.

May 4, 2021

University days helped set foundation for Guentzel's NHL career, twice

By: Chris Lomon

Before he wore black and gold for the Pittsburgh Penguins, Jake Guentzel was building the foundation for his NHL career and enjoying special memories with the Golden Gophers.

April 29, 2021

Norris leaving it all on the ice

By: Chris Lomon

Josh Norris is bringing his all to NHL ice and taking a clear mind home amid a strong rookie season.

April 27, 2021

Pavelski provides platform for hockey community while inspiring the next generation

By: Chris Lomon

How Joe Pavelski is bringing athletes like Kacey Bellamy and Charlie McAvoy together to inspire the next generation of hockey players.

April 22, 2021

Rittich's surprise makes young fan's day

By: Chris Lomon

When it comes to pulling out all the stops, "Big Save Dave" always goes the extra mile.

April 20, 2021

Not cut out for the family business, Vatrano carries on a tradition of hard work

By: Chris Lomon

Putting in a 20-minute shift may sound like a memorable moment for a hockey player, but Frank Vatrano is sheepish discussing this particular off-ice outing.

April 15, 2021

Lucic 'beat the odds' all the way to milestone 1,000th NHL game

By: Chris Lomon

A lesson in odds didn't deter Milan Lucic from reaching his goal, but helped push him further towards achieving an impressive NHL milestone.

April 13, 2021

Adam Fox proving to be a student of the game

By: Chris Lomon

The young defenceman is blending his education with his on-ice skill to impress during his sophomore NHL season.

April 8, 2021

Backlund helping keep pets with families through Lily's Legacy

By: Chris Lomon

Mikael Backlund is honouring the memory of his beloved dog, Lily, while helping families and pets stay together in their time of need.

April 1, 2021

Lizotte handles the heat in Sauce or Pass

By: Chris Lomon

When it comes to his spice game, Blake Lizotte is up for a challenge but admits it's still a work in progress.

March 30, 2021

Firmly in the Calder Trophy conversation, Kaprizov has been money for Wild

By: Chris Lomon

Kirill Kaprizov has been money for the Minnesota Wild while assembling an impressive rookie season.

March 25, 2021

From the stands to the ice, Moore lives out the hometown dream day-by-day

By: Chris Lomon

Trevor Moore used to watch his hockey idols at Staple Center, now, he calls them his teammates – something he doesn't take for granted.

March 23, 2021

Stralman talks Tibro, the small town that’s all heart

By: Chris Lomon

Tibro may be a small Swedish city known for its trade, but it's also produced a few notable athletes including Anton Stralman of the Florida Panthers.

March 17, 2021

Team Mayfield tight-knight despite distance

By: Chris Lomon

They don’t see one another as often as they once did, but Team Mayfield is closer than ever.

March 16, 2021

Sarah Nurse, dedicated to PWHPA vision, pushing for change

By: Chris Lomon

When she’s on the ice, Sarah Nurse brings game-changing skill as an elite athlete. When she’s off the ice, she brings that same drive to leveling the playing field.

March 9, 2021

Toffoli hat trick turns into assist for Justin Turner Foundation

By: Chris Lomon

Tyler Toffoli couldn't support the Justin Turner Foundation in person, but he was able to help from a distance through the Enterprise NHL Hat Trick challenge.

March 4, 2021

Players growing the game, connecting with fans through G&D and Sonnet Insurance

By: Chris Lomon

They’re connecting virtually but the impact is palpable. Players are helping to grow the game through NHLPA Goals & Dreams alongside Sonnet Insurance (Sonnet).

March 2, 2021