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Stars are set to shine at Canadian Tire PWHPA All-Star Weekend

By: Chris Lomon

The Canadian Tire PWHPA All-Star Weekend will take place December 9-11 in the Ottawa region.

Yesterday

Player Q&A | Victor Olofsson

By: NHLPA Staff

Buffalo Sabres winger or award-winning actor? Victor Olofsson on his celebrity look-alike and more.

2 days ago

Mike Matheson fulfills his childhood dream of playing for hometown Habs

By: Chris Lomon

Growing up on Montreal’s West Island, Matheson recalls cheering for the Habs as a young fan and which player was a household favourite.

2 days ago

MacKinnon sidelined about a month with upper-body injury

By: Canadian Press

MacKinnon has eight goals and 26 assists for a team-best 34 points this season for the defending Stanley Cup champions.

3 days ago

Canadiens forward Gallagher out at least two weeks with lower-body injury

By: Canadian Press

Gallagher missed games at Calgary and Edmonton last week because of the injury.

4 days ago

Noel Acciari gains new appreciation for the game after returning from injury

By: Chris Lomon

Acciari's ability to be placed anywhere in the lineup has helped the Blues get back on track after a tough start to the season.

December 1, 2022

Player Q&A | Nico Hischier

By: NHLPA Staff

Mr. Hischier reporting to class. The Devils captain on what he would have been if he wasn't a hockey player and more.

November 30, 2022

Mark Scheifele pays a special visit to young cancer patient

By: Chris Lomon

When the opportunity arose for the forward to meet with five-year-old Victoria who is battling cancer, both quickly accepted the invite.

November 30, 2022

Penguins D Letang out indefinitely after 2nd stroke

By: Canadian Press

Letang, a six-time All-Star, has been one of the most durable players in the NHL.

November 30, 2022

Rounding up Hockey Fights Cancer month

By: Jake Howorth

This month has marked the 24th annual Hockey Fights Cancer campaign – a joint initiative between the NHL and NHLPA.

November 29, 2022

Stars sign Hintz to $67.6M, 8-year extension through 2030-31

By: Canadian Press

The 26-year-old Hintz has 88 goals and 106 assists in his 261 games over five seasons, all with Dallas.

November 29, 2022

Mikko Rantanen helps make lifelong hockey memories for the youth of Finland

By: Chris Lomon

NHLPA Goals & Dreams recently donated equipment to the Rantanen Academy hockey school in Finland.

November 24, 2022

Hall of Fame defenceman Borje Salming dead at 71 after battle with ALS

By: Canadian Press

Team president Brendan Shanahan said Salming opened the door for Europeans in the NHL.

November 24, 2022

Logan Thompson’s unlikely NHL path pays off with Golden Knights’ success

By: Chris Lomon

Thompson’s nomadic journey to an NHL life is a story of inspiration, perseverance and patience.

November 22, 2022

Leafs defence suffers another blow with Rielly placed on long-term injured reserve

By: Canadian Press

Rielly was injured on an awkward collision with New York Islanders forward Kyle Palmieri on Monday night.

November 22, 2022

Penguins C Evgeni Malkin plays in 1,000th NHL game

By: Canadian Press

Malkin made his debut with Pittsburgh on Oct. 18, 2006. The center helped the Penguins to Stanley Cup titles in 2009, 2016 and 2017.

November 20, 2022

Tage Thompson continues to be inspired by wife’s brave cancer battle

By: Chris Lomon

Rachel remains cancer-free, now four years after she was told she had chondrosarcoma.

November 17, 2022

NHLPA Assists in Action enters second season

By: NHLPA Media Release

The initiative will include a Kids Help Phone counsellor and a member from their texting team being acknowledged along with monthly assist leaders.

November 16, 2022

Hockey Hall of Fame welcomes six players in 2022 induction class

By: Chris Lomon

Roberto Luongo, Henrik and Daniel Sedin, Daniel Alfredsson, Riikka Sallinen and Herb Carnegie will be the latest stars to be enshrined.

November 14, 2022

NHL, NHLPA Statement On World Cup Of Hockey

By: NHL/NHLPA Media Release

Over the last year, the NHL and the NHLPA have been working on plans to conduct the next World Cup of Hockey, the premier international best-on-best hockey tournament, in February 2024.

November 11, 2022