Tag: 50th Anniversary

The History of Salary Disclosure for NHL Players

By: NHLPA Staff

Former players Eric Lindros, Mike Gartner and Mike Liut, along with Executive Director Don Fehr and former Executive Director Bob Goodenow look back on the history of salary disclosure for NHL players.

January 19, 2018

G&D: A grassroots initiative for all

By: Chris Lomon

NHLPA Goals & Dreams ensures the great game of hockey is available to as many children as possible, a priority to the players. Learn more about the global, grassroots program in the final instalment of this three-part series.

December 1, 2017

G&D: Giving back to their roots

By: Chris Lomon

NHLPA Goals & Dreams ensures the great game of hockey is available to as many children as possible, a priority to the players. Learn more about how the players give back to their roots in part two of this three-part series.

December 1, 2017

G&D: From humble beginnings

By: Chris Lomon

NHLPA Goals & Dreams ensures the great game of hockey is available to as many children as possible, a priority to the players. Learn about the humble beginnings of the program in part one of this three-part series.

December 1, 2017

NHLPA Golf Classic hits quarter century milestone

By: Chris Lomon

When the NHLPA Golf Classic teed off for the first time in 1993, Bob Goodenow believed it could be a game-changer in the way players connected with charitable causes. As it turns out, he was right on the mark as the tournament turned 25 this year.

November 29, 2017

A history of Trading Cards

By: Russ Cohen

As the NHLPA marks its 50th anniversary in 2017, NHLPA.com 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

History of the players’ Ted Lindsay Award

By: Tim Wharnsby

Learn more about the history of the Ted Lindsay Award, and the trophy's namesake, Ted Lindsay, a key figure in the creating of the original National Hockey League Players’ Association and a Hockey Hall of Fame member who skated in 17 NHL seasons.

November 29, 2017