Tag: olympics

SELANNE AN OLYMPIC IRONMAN

By: NHLPA Staff

43-year-old Selanne is once again donning the colours of Finland at the Winter Olympic Games in Sochi.

February 19, 2014

Brotherly Love

By: NHLPA Staff

When it comes to Olympic brother acts, Jonathan Ericsson and his brother, Jimmie, are ready to give Team Sweden a solid one-two punch.

February 19, 2014

Slovenian Superstar!

By: NHLPA Staff

He is a national hero in his native Slovenia, an athlete who is loved by young and old. The feeling is more than mutual for Anze Kopitar.

February 19, 2014

Friends Facing Off

By: NHLPA Staff

What could cause two former NHL teammates to each jokingly tell the other, ‘keep your head up’?

February 18, 2014

JAGR AN AGELESS WONDER

By: NHLPA Staff

With the 2014 Sochi Olympic hockey tournament in full-swing, Jaromir Jagr is showing that he is still one of the top players in the world.

February 18, 2014

Tatar Is Motivated In Sochi

By: NHLPA Staff

When Tomas Tatar slips on his Team Slovakia jersey at the Winter Olympics, he has no shortage of inspiration, especially from a late countryman.

February 18, 2014

The Latvian Locomotive

By: NHLPA Staff

A beloved figure in his home of Latvia, a country that never sleeps when Zemgus Girgensons is playing the game.

February 18, 2014

Martin Finally Fulfilling His Olympic Dream

By: Chris Lomon

Injuries have kept Paul Martin from wearing the USA sweater in the past, but the rearguard is ready to go for the Sochi Games.

February 13, 2014

Olympic Memories with Lundqvist, Kesler & Backes

By: Ryan Parker

Before becoming Olympians themselves, Henrik Lundqvist, Ryan Kesler, and David Backes took in the games as fans.

February 10, 2014

The Players' Olympic Picks

By: NHLPA Staff

The players suiting-up in Sochi tell us what other Olympic events they’ll be following in Russia.

February 7, 2014

Olympic Roster Announcements

By: NHLPA Staff

NHLPA.com has the rosters for the upcoming Olympic Games.

January 7, 2014

“NHL REVEALED: A SEASON LIKE NO OTHER” TO OFFER THE MOST COMPREHENSIVE BEHIND-THE-SCENES LOOK EVER AT THE LEAGUE’S TOP STARS

By: NHL media release

Seven-Part Series on NBCSN and CBC Will Follow More Than Two Dozen Top Players Before, During & After Their Participation in the 2014 Coors Light NHL Stadium Series™ Games, XXII Olympic Winter Games from Sochi, Russia, and Tim Hortons NHL Heritage Classic™

November 18, 2013

Off To Olympic Summer Camp

By: Ryan Parker

With the agreement for NHLPA members to participate in the Sochi Games finalized, national teams continue with their Olympic camps

July 23, 2013

NHL & NHLPA REACH AGREEMENT WITH IIHF FOR PLAYER PARTICIPATION IN SOCHI

By: NHLPA Staff

The NHLPA and the NHL announced today that an agreement has been reached with the IIHF to secure participation of NHL players in the 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia.

July 19, 2013

Win a Piece of Olympic History by Joining 'Hockey for Haiti'

By: NHLPA Staff

With bidding starting at 99 cents, hockey fans from around the world have the opportunity to own a piece of Olympic hockey history, while supporting the Hockey for Hait relief project.

May 11, 2010

Myers Making Huge Strides in Buffalo

By: NHLPA Staff

Talented rookie d-man helping the Sabres strive for the Northeast title

April 5, 2010

Staal's Career is Triple Gold

By: NHLPA Staff

With Olympic gold medal, Eric becomes 23rd member of Triple Gold Club

March 3, 2010

The Wealth of Nations

By: NHLPA Staff

NHLPA members displayed their skills to the world on the Olympic stage

March 2, 2010

Triple Gold Club Recognition

By: NHLPA Staff

Swedish defenceman, Nicklas Lidstrom one of 22 members of prestigious club

February 26, 2010

Week 18 - Medal-worthy Performances

By: NHLPA Staff

With a weekend of games left to go, some players have already had the tournaments of their lives

February 25, 2010