Category: Player of the Week

#ThePlayers Are Back On The Ice!

By: Catherine Faas

NHLPA members took to Twitter this weekend to share their excitement with fans about the start of the 2012/13 season.

January 21, 2013

Player of the Week - Tyler Seguin

By: NHLPA Staff

Known as one of the most skilled young hockey players around, Tyler Seguin has proven his success is not only limited to the NHL.

November 8, 2012

Player of the Week - Kevin Bieksa

By: NHLPA Staff

Despite the absence of NHL hockey due to the owners’ lockout, Kevin Bieksa has found creative ways to lace-up his skates.

October 25, 2012

Player of the Week - Tomas Plekanec

By: NHLPA Staff

Known as one of the best faceoff-men in the business, his offensive abilities are complimented by his penalty killing and defensive zone presence, making him a great asset to any team he suits up for

September 28, 2012

Player of the Week - Mike Fisher

By: Casey Rovinelli

A 12-year NHL veteran, Mike Fisher is a proven leader who has been instrumental in lengthy playoff runs as a member of both the Ottawa Senators and Nashville Predators.

August 24, 2012

Player of the Week - Zenon Konopka

By: NHLPA Staff

A true leader in the dressing room, Zenon Konopka is one of the toughest Players in the NHL who comes to play every night and brings great energy to his team.

July 12, 2012

Player of the Week - Olli Jokinen

By: NHLPA Staff

After signing in Winnipeg, both Jokinen and the Jets are eager to see him return to the offensive side of his game, something he has proven to be adept at.

July 4, 2012

Player of the Week - Anze Kopitar

By: NHLPA Staff

At only 24-years of age and already in his 6th NHL season, the speed and creativity of Anze Kopitar proved invaluable as the team made a memorable run to the finals.

June 22, 2012

Player of the Week - Joel Ward

By: NHLPA Staff

At 31 years of age, the 6’1”, 226 lbs winger brings great size and speed and he is a physical presence who also doesn’t shy away from blocking shots.

April 27, 2012

Player of the Week - Ray Emery

By: NHLPA Staff

Ray Emery, this is a season of proving to the hockey world that he is still an elite level goaltender.

December 21, 2011

Player of the Week - Matt Moulson

By: NHLPA Staff

The native of North York, Ontario has proven over the course of the past two seasons that he is a capable scorer at the NHL level.

December 6, 2011

Player of the Week - Milan Michalek

By: NHLPA Staff

The speedy Czech winger is a multi-talented piece of the puzzle in Ottawa, a player that is taking the offensive lead.

November 18, 2011

Player of the Week - Nikolai Khabibulin

By: NHLPA Staff

Nikolai Khabibulin has to be the biggest, if not the most welcome, surprise in Edmonton so far.

November 11, 2011

Player of the Week - Jonathan Quick

By: NHLPA Staff

Jonathan Quick has emerged as a Conn Smythe favorite for the most valuable player in the 2011-12 playoffs.

October 26, 2011

Player of the Week - Dion Phaneuf

By: NHLPA Staff

Being the captain of an NHL team is an honour that any player to ever suit up in the league would graciously and humbly accept.

October 19, 2011

Player of the Week - Drew Doughty

By: NHLPA Staff

Drew Doughty has found his game and has emerged as one of the driving forces behind the Kings’ push to the Stanley Cup Finals.

October 1, 2011

Player of the Week - Mike Modano

By: NHLPA Staff

Modano retires from the game this week as one of the faces of the modern NHL game.

September 22, 2011

Player of the Week - Andrew Ladd

By: NHLPA Staff

The native of Maple Ridge, B.C. has enjoyed success in many forms since breaking into the league with the Carolina Hurricanes.

September 9, 2011

Player of the Week - James van Riemsdyk

By: NHLPA Staff

James has continued to mature both physically and mentally as a player, becoming a prized asset for the Philadelphia Flyers.

August 31, 2011

Player of the Week - Ethan Moreau

By: NHLPA Staff

Ethan's work-ethic and approach to the game have endeared him to players and fans alike

August 24, 2011