Player Features

Cuylle continues to grow his game in rookie season with Rangers

By: Chris Lomon

Whether it’s a slice from The Cheesecake Factory or developing his game with the New York Rangers, Will Cuylle appreciates consistency and simplicity.

January 11, 2024

First Line: Players looking out for each other off the ice

By: Scott Burnside

A first of its kind in professional sports, First Line has been well-received by NHL players among the first 20 to complete the program’s training.

January 10, 2024

Wilson makes surprise visit to military families at UHL clinic

By: Chris Lomon

Tom Wilson, forward for the Washington Capitals, has been working with the United Heroes League and military families since 2019.

January 9, 2024

Meet Chris Driedger, professional goaltender and film maker

By: Scott Burnside

Driedger and his partners in Sin Bin Studios have been pitching their new documentary on professional roller hockey in California.

January 8, 2024

Winter Classic creates lasting memories for Kraken players

By: Chris Lomon

Yanni Gourde, Tye Kartye, Brandon Tanev and Tomas Tatar reminisce about their 2024 Winter Classic experience in Seattle.

January 4, 2024

Krug continues longstanding support of youth who need it

By: Chris Lomon

Krug’s Krew, an initiative from St. Louis Blues defenceman Torey Krug, supports Big Brothers Big Sisters Missouri and Friends of Kids with Cancer.

January 2, 2024

Arizona feeling like home for hard-working Carcone

By: Chris Lomon

27-year-old Michael Carcone is having a breakout season with the Arizona Coyotes in his first full-time NHL campaign.

December 28, 2023

Sarah Nurse reflects on long, triumphed road to inaugural PWHL season

By: Chris Lomon

The PWHL Toronto forward has been an integral part of helping build a sustainable professional women’s league.

December 26, 2023

Ugly sweaters and acting debuts, Matthews stars with SickKids

Toronto Maple Leafs forward Auston Matthews has teamed up with Hollywood actor Ryan Reynolds for a fundraising ad in support of SickKids.

December 24, 2023

Kempe aims to keep momentum of career-best season

By: Chris Lomon

On the heels of consecutive 30-plus goal campaigns, Adrian Kempe continues to build on his standout 2022-23 season with a hungry Los Angeles Kings team.

December 22, 2023

NHLPA Goals & Dreams, players and Hyundai Canada make surprise donations

By: Scott Burnside

Twelve NHL players surprised Canadian youth hockey organizations recently with over $100,000 in equipment and monetary donations.

December 22, 2023

Wideman turns injury into off-ice success

By: Scott Burnside

Chris Wideman and his wife, Caroline, never thought they would be in the hair salon business. The Montreal Canadiens defenceman shares his journey through NHLPA UNLMT.

December 20, 2023

DeBrincat’s hometown dream bolstered with Kane reunion

By: Chris Lomon

Patrick Kane and Alex DeBrincat spent five seasons together as members of the Chicago Blackhawks prior to reconnecting in Detroit.

December 20, 2023

Faber draws inspiration from sister, Paige, on rise to the NHL

By: Chris Lomon

Brock Faber’s sister, Paige, a star athlete and member of Minnesota Special Hockey, shares her younger brother’s love for the game.

December 14, 2023

Third time’s the charm for Gagner in Edmonton

By: Chris Lomon

Currently in his third stint with the Oilers, Sam Gagner happily returned to the city of Edmonton, which has long felt like home.

December 12, 2023

Nick Foligno embraces leadership role as opportunity to pay it forward

By: Chris Lomon

With a focus on helping his younger Chicago Blackhawks teammates succeed, Nick Foligno’s own recent milestone caught him off guard.

December 7, 2023

Chiarot family, Scotland’s Yard work to improve local pediatric cancer care

By: Chris Lomon

Detroit Red Wings defenceman Ben Chiarot and his wife, Jacqueline, have helped raise $3 million for the cause.

December 6, 2023

Community giving has deep meaning for Tuch

By: Chris Lomon

A holiday toy drive is just the latest way Alex Tuch is giving back as he continues to grow the AT9 Foundation.

November 30, 2023

Fabbri brothers share special bond and a similar skillset

By: Chris Lomon

Detroit Red Wings forward, Robby Fabbri, credits his brother, Len, for influencing his play on the ice and support away from the rink.

November 28, 2023

Boston blue line keeping Shattenkirk hungry

By: Chris Lomon

Now a veteran presence with the Boston Bruins in his 14th NHL season, Kevin Shattenkirk has come a long way since his collegiate days as a Terrier – but he’s not done learning.

November 23, 2023