Team: Calgary Flames

Stajan hits major milestone as character player, veteran leader

By: Nadia Vocaturo

What began with a simple signature on a dotted line quickly morphed into a whirlwind of flight-hopping that brought a lanky, teenaged Matt Stajan to a career in the big leagues maybe even a bit sooner than he would have dreamed.


Visa Presents: Q&A with Johnny Gaudreau

By: NHLPA Staff

In this week's Player Q&A, we learn that Johnny Gaudreau is a real family man, and which soccer star he's rooting for when he tunes into his favourite sport (other than hockey, of course).

March 7, 2018

Be A Player: Rewind | Valeri Bure

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Valeri Bure shows he was a multi-dimensional athlete as he serves up aces against host Brett Lindros on the tennis court!

March 1, 2018

On Location: 2018 NHL All-Star

By: Ryan Parker

We are "On Location" with the players at the 2018 NHL All-Star Game in Tampa

January 27, 2018

In The Locker Room - Music Edition #2

By: Ryan Parker

Music is again the theme when we go 'In The Locker Room' to talk inspiration and the best concerts.

January 19, 2018

Be A Player: Rewind | Craig Conroy

By: Nadia Vocaturo

This week's BAP: Rewind episode features Craig Conroy. The former Calgary Flames captain recounts his first shot on the legendary Patrick Roy and later saddles up with Brett Lindros at an iconic venue.

January 18, 2018

Player of the Week | Johnny Gaudreau

By: Nadia Vocaturo

2018 is looking like the year of Johnny Gaudreau.

January 15, 2018

In The Locker Room - Music Edition

By: Ryan Parker

We recently went 'In The Locker Room' to find out musical tastes, who's got musical talent and what an NHL band might look like.

January 12, 2018

Visa Presents: Player Q&A with Mikael Backlund

By: NHLPA Staff

The one sweet treat Mikael Backlund could eat forever? That and more in the Swedish forward's Player Q&A!

January 3, 2018

In The Locker Room - New Years Resolutions

By: Ryan Parker

New Year's resolutions and who should have them is the topic this week on In The Locker Room

December 29, 2017

Iginla's kindness inspires Morrissey

By: Chris Lomon

After meeting his hockey idol as a young Calgarian, Josh Morrissey tries to pay it forward as best he can when meeting young fans – a lesson he learned from Jarome Iginla.

December 14, 2017

Backlund Ready To Build Off Impressive Season

By: Chris Lomon

Before he looks forward to building off an impressive 2016-17 NHL season, Mikael Backlund, much like he does every summer, took a short walk down memory lane.

September 14, 2017

Hamilton Brothers' special connection to Brock Niagara Penguins

By: Chris Lomon

“These kids look up to the [Hamilton] brothers," says executive director Karen Natho of the Brock Niagara Penguins, "But not just because they are hockey players. They are strong mentors and wonderful people.”

August 15, 2017

Tkachuk: It’s one of those events that shows you the big picture

By: Chris Lomon

He’s one of hockey’s most intense players, but don’t expect the quite the same competitive display from Matthew Tkachuk when he serves up his best shot at the Smashfest Charity Ping-Pong Challenge.

July 11, 2017

Hamonic and Foundation Ready to Jump to the West

By: Chris Lomon

How’s the summer of Travis Hamonic so far? Busy, but anything but boring.

July 4, 2017

Player of the Week | Brian Elliott

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Brian Elliott started the week by helping the Calgary Flames tie a franchise-best 10 straight wins, and ended it off by matching another Flames’ record with his 11th straight win to tie Mike Vernon.

March 20, 2017

My Top 5 | Sean Monahan

By: Chris Lomon

While the Calgary Flames court a spot in the Stanley Cup Playoffs, basketball fan Sean Monahan took a time out to talk hoops. Find out which team the forward caught every playoff game for last season in this week's My Top 5.

March 14, 2017

Hamilton brothers stick together in Calgary

By: Tim Wharnsby

There is a silent bond between brothers. That special bond connects Calgary Flames defenceman Dougie Hamilton with his older brother and teammate, Freddie.

February 13, 2017

My Top 5 | Mikael Backlund

By: Chris Lomon

The Calgary forward took some time away from the rink to provide fans with a festive-themed Top 5, delivering his favourite Christmas movies/shows.

December 6, 2016


By: NHLPA Staff

The NHLPA released the following statement Friday regarding the Neutral Discipline Arbitrator’s decision to reduce Dennis Wideman’s suspension to 10-games

March 11, 2016