Tag: All-Canadians

2013 All-Canadians (Day 5 Game Recap)

By: Catherine Faas

The final day of the 2013 Allstate All-Canadians National Mentorship Camp culminated with the event these kids have been training for all week - the Mentorship Cup game.

August 11, 2013

2013 All-Canadians Recap (Day 4)

By: Catherine Faas

Coaches Jason Spezza and Claude Giroux hit the ice with their teams for the first time today and the players learned a lesson in courage and perseverance.

August 9, 2013

2013 All-Canadians Recap (Day 3)

By: Catherine Faas

Martin Biron, Jeff Skinner, and Jason Spezza were at the camp to lead on-ice drills and discuss the important role parents play for young hockey players.

August 8, 2013

2013 All-Canadians Recap (Day 1 & Day 2)

By: Catherine Faas

This year's Allstate All-Canadians camp is underway. Here are some of the week's top highlights.

August 7, 2013

Player of the Week - Jason Spezza

By: NHLPA Staff

Jason Spezza returns behind the bench this week for his second stint as a coach at the Allstate All-Canadians Camp, hosted by the NHLPA. The Sens leader will be looking to make it two All-Canadians "Mentorship Cup' titles, facing off against Claude Giroux and his team.

August 7, 2013

NHLPA Announce Third Annual Allstate All-Canadians Mentorship Camp

By: Media Release

42 of the Top Bantam-aged players to train with past and present NHL players

July 31, 2013

Milan Lucic On Open Ice Hits

By: Catherine Faas

Whether you're a forward or a defenseman, giving and taking a hit properly is just as important as any other on-ice skill.

July 23, 2013

Kevin Westgarth On What Playing Other Sports Gives You

By: NHLPA Staff

Kevin Westgarth played a variety of sports, in addition to hockey, as a young player.

July 9, 2013

Erik Gudbranson On Building Good Lifestyle Habits

By: NHLPA Staff

Defenseman Erik Gudbranson shares his tips for ensuring his body is well taken care of for his extensive training regimen as well as the physical and mental demands of playing professional hockey.

July 2, 2013

Kevin Westgarth On Developing Work Ethic Through Hockey

By: Catherine Faas

Work ethic isn’t cultivated in a couple of days.

June 25, 2013

Erik Gudbranson Discusses Disagreeing With Minor Hockey Coaches

By: Catherine Faas

Erik Gudbranson has experienced certain moments where he disagreed with his coaches’ choices and decisions, but that comes with working as part of a team.

June 19, 2013

Brian Campbell On The Feeling Of Scoring A Goal

By: Catherine Faas

We asked Brian Campbell what feels better - setting up a great play, or scoring a goal? As a defenseman, Brian Campbell doesn’t always get the opportunity to score goals.

June 4, 2013

NHLPA Announces Players to Attend Third Annual Allstate All-Canadians Mentorship Camp

By: NHLPA Staff

NHL Players and top 42 Bantam-aged players from across Canada to train side-by-side from August 6-10, 2013 at Hershey Centre in Mississauga, ON

May 30, 2013

My Typical Pre-Game Routine

By: Catherine Faas

Tyler Seguin is a player that lives by routine.

May 28, 2013

Brian Campbell Outlines The Habits of Good Hockey Parents

By: Catherine Faas

Brian Campbell's parents helped him succeed by encouraging him to have fun with hockey, but also knew when to motivate him to work harder.

May 21, 2013

Thomas Hickey Explains What It Takes To Make It

By: Catherine Faas

Thomas Hickey explains the difference between great players, and great players who manage to break into the NHL.

May 14, 2013

How Hockey Made Jason Chimera A Better Person

By: NHLPA Staff

Jason Chimera explains how hockey is a sport that truly makes you better.

May 8, 2013

Adam McQuaid Discusses Sacrifices Made To Achieve His Goals

By: NHLPA Staff

Adam McQuaid knows he’s had to make a lot of sacrifices in order to keep hockey his number one priority.

April 30, 2013

What Hockey Has Given Me

By: NHLPA Staff

When you participate in a hobby, be it playing a sport, an instrument, cooking - whatever the case may be - it's not uncommon for you to inevitably pick up one or two valuable life skills while doing it.

April 23, 2013

Karl Alzner's Pre-Game Routine

By: NHLPA Staff

Maintaining a pre-game routine helps players keep their mind focused before they hit the ice.

April 9, 2013