Recent News

2010: A Hockey Year in Review

By: NHLPA Staff

From the Olympics to the Stanley Cup Final, NHLPA members created the memories for hockey in 2010

December 30, 2010

Kesler Lets His Game Do the Talking

By: Chris Lomon

Hard-nosed Canucks forward is chirping less & scoring more in 2010-11

December 29, 2010

Eager For a Chance to Dance

By: Chris Lomon

Brandon Sutter remembers playing for the Cup in the backyard. Now he wants to do it for real

December 29, 2010

Tootoo Enters Substance Abuse/Behavioural Health Program

By: NHLPA Staff

It was announced today that Jordin Tootoo of the Nashville Predators has voluntarily entered in-patient care as part of the Joint NHL/NHLPA Substance Abuse and Behavioral Health Program

December 28, 2010

Spreading the Spirit of the Season

By: NHLPA Staff

Braydon Coburn talks to NHLPA.com after a visit to a Philadelphia children's hospital

December 23, 2010

Burnzie's Battle Honours

By: Chris Lomon

Brent Burns receives surprise military awards at Minnesota Goals & Dreams event

December 22, 2010

NHLPA Partners With Polar Mobile to Extend to Mobile Platforms

By: NHLPA Staff

The first set of NHLPA mobile Apps launched today, across iPhone, BlackBerry and Android smartphones, will allow fans to access unique player based content from the palm of their hands

December 21, 2010

Swede Lightning

By: NHLPA Staff

Victor Hedman has adjusted to life in the NHL & is becoming comfortable on the Tampa blueline

December 20, 2010

NHLPA Membership Appoints Don Fehr as Executive Director

By: NHLPA Staff

The NHLPA has voted overwhelmingly to appoint Don Fehr as the new NHLPA Executive Director, following the Executive Board's endorsement

December 18, 2010

A Spoke in the Winged Wheel?

By: NHLPA Staff

Michigan-born Abdelkader is a crucial component in the on-going success of the Red Wings

December 17, 2010

The Spirit of the Season

By: NHLPA Staff

The Flyers are checking everyone off their list; Mikko Koivu & Bobby Ryan exchange sticks & the Senators spread some holiday cheer

December 16, 2010

A Canuck Captain Honoured

By: NHLPA Staff

Former Lester B. Pearson Award recipient Markus Naslund saw his number 19 sweater raised to the rafters in Vancouver, surrounding by his family, former teammates and close friends

December 16, 2010

Gagne Hopes to be a Spark for the Lightning

By: Chris Lomon

After battling some injuries early in 2010-11, the offensive forward is eager to make his mark in Tampa

December 15, 2010

Ville Has Made It in Philly

By: NHLPA Staff

A strong showing in the the playoffs has solidified Leino's position with the Flyers; Finnish winger eager to continue his strong play

December 13, 2010

A Wish Gone Unfulfilled

By: NHLPA Staff

John Erskine knows exactly what he would ask for this holiday season; another shot at the Stanley Cup

December 10, 2010

Boynton Living His Boyhood Dreams

By: Chris Lomon

Blackhawks d-man proud of achieving his hockey goals; enjoys giving back to fans & the community

December 8, 2010

Player of the Week - Ondrej Pavelec

By: NHLPA Staff

The native of Kladno, Czech Republic has become one of the top goaltenders in the NHL so far this season.

December 8, 2010

Player of the Week - Teemu Selanne

By: NHLPA Staff

The man known as the ‘Finnish Flash’ has been dazzling hockey fans around the world since 1992.

December 8, 2010

Swimming with the Sharks

By: Chris Lomon

Rookie Logan Couture is making an impact in San Jose

December 6, 2010

Minnesota Loves Having 'Mad-Dog' In the Mix

By: NHLPA Staff

Madden brings tenacity, intensity and leadership qualities to the Wild lineup

December 2, 2010