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November 2nd statement from don fehr

By: NHLPA Staff

Don Fehr, National Hockey League Players’ Association Executive Director, today released the following statement on the NHL’s decision to cancel the 2013 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic

November 2, 2012

2011 Ted Lindsay Award Recap

By: NHLPA Staff

Interviews with the the finalists and fellow players of the 2012 Ted Lindsay Award, including winner Daniel Sedin.

November 2, 2012

Interview With Zdeno Chara at the 2012 NHL Awards

By: NHLPA Staff

The Bruins captain talks to NHLPA.com about the importance of the Ted Lindsay Award, which the Players vote on and gives some insight to what makes this year's three finalists such elite hockey players.

November 2, 2012

In-Studio Interview With Ted Lindsay

By: NHLPA Staff

Hockey legend Ted Lindsay sits down with Ryan Parker from NHLPA.com prior to the announcement of the Ted Lindsay Award to discuss the award, fighting to build the NHLPA and his hockey career.

November 2, 2012

Mike Brown Movember Shave Down

By: NHLPA Staff

Toronto Maple Leafs forward Mike Brown shaves off his "BrownBeaut" beard to kick off the month of Movember at Mankind Grooming Studio in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

November 1, 2012

Parros & Brown Make the Most of Movember

By: Chris Lomon

George Parros & Mike Brown wade into ‘The Greatest Mo Battle of Them All’ in support of Movember

November 1, 2012

P.K. Subban’s Hidden Talent: Weather Forecasting?

By: Catherine Faas

Every one of the players seems to have a hidden talent. Bobby Ryan and Michael Grabner are incredibly adept pet trainers, for example. Apparently, P.K. Subban’s hidden talent is weather forecasting.

November 1, 2012

Movember Battle: George Parros and Mike Brown Go Stache to Stache

By: Catherine Faas

For the month of November, NHL players Mike Brown and George Parros will be going stache to stache for hockey’s first ever World Moustache Championship

October 30, 2012

Players Support Defending the Blue Line

By: Ryan Parker

Charity game in Minnesota sees NHLPA members suit up in support of organization that  helps military children play hockey

October 30, 2012

Top Player Tweets of the Week: October 23rd - 29th

By: Catherine Faas

This week, the players worked with local charities to raise funds for some great causes and took part in a few Halloween traditions

October 29, 2012

A Matter of Principle

By: Chris Lomon

James van Riemsdyk believes in the Players’ approach in CBA negotiations, one that proposes a fair deal for both sides

October 29, 2012

NHLPA Statement from Don Fehr

By: NHLPA Staff

Executive Director Don Fehr's statement regarding the NHL’s decision to withdraw its October 16, 2012 proposal and cancel further regular season games.

October 26, 2012

NHLPA Responds to Owners Withdrawing Latest Proposal

By: NHLPA Staff

Mathieu Schneider speaks with NHLPA.com on Thursday October 25th in response to NHL owners withdrawing their latest CBA proposal.

October 25, 2012

Player of the Week - Kevin Bieksa

By: NHLPA Staff

Despite the absence of NHL hockey due to the owners’ lockout, Kevin Bieksa has found creative ways to lace-up his skates.

October 25, 2012

Meet the Rookies - Nail Yakupov

By: Catherine Faas

Russian-born Nail Yakupov had to rapidly adapt to life in Canada to play in the OHL.

October 24, 2012

A Real Learning Experience

By: Chris Lomon

Blues captain David Backes is using his leadership skills in a new way as part of the NHLPA negotiating committee

October 23, 2012

Top Player Tweets of the Week (October 15th – 22nd)

By: Catherine Faas

A weekly wrap-up of what the players are talking about on Twitter.

October 22, 2012

Players’ Offers Rejected

By: NHLPA Staff

The NHLPA’s 3 proposals dismissed by the NHL during negotiations on Thursday

October 19, 2012

Don Fehr - October 18th Media Availability

By: NHLPA Staff

Don Fehr speaks to the media following CBA negotiations in Toronto on October 18th, 2012.

October 18, 2012

NHLPA To Respond to Owners’ Latest Proposal

By: Ryan Parker

Significant group of Players on hand in Toronto for meeting with NHL on Thursday

October 18, 2012