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Player Q&A | Jonathan Huberdeau

By: NHLPA Staff

Get to know the Florida Panthers' franchise leader in points, Johnathan Huberdeau in this week's Player Q&A!

January 15, 2020

Top women's players to be part of NHL All-Star Weekend

By: Canadian Press

The magnitude of the moment wasn't lost on Kendall Coyne Schofield — wearing her No. 26 Team USA jersey — as she dug her skates into the ice waiting for the starter's whistle to blow.

January 15, 2020

After the Buzzer | Noel Acciari

By: Chris Lomon

Based on what he has been able to two twice this season already, should Noel Acciari and his wife, Kaitlyn, expect triplets this July? 

January 15, 2020

Golden Knights fire head coach Gallant after tumble from top of Pacific standings

By: Canadian Press

Gerard Gallant began the year with his Vegas Golden Knights in first place in the Pacific Division and news he would be coaching in the upcoming NHL all-star game.

January 15, 2020

Tuesday Tunes | Matt Dumba

By: NHLPA Staff

“On practice days, the boys can have whatever they want. On game days, they know it’s all me," says Matt Dumba of his DJ duties.

January 14, 2020

Versatility follows Hyman off the ice

By: Chris Lomon

NHL forward. Children’s book author. esports entrepreneur. Is there anything Zach Hyman can’t do? 

January 14, 2020

Capitals sign Nicklas Backstrom for 5-year, $46M deal

By: Canadian Press

The Capitals have signed Nicklas Backstrom for the long term, agreeing to a $46 million, five-year contract extension on Tuesday.

January 14, 2020

One minute with Teuvo Teravainen

By: NHLPA Staff

The Swedish tune he'd belt out at karaoke and the teammate he'd most like to take on a road trip – even if the feeling isn't quite mutual.

January 13, 2020

Player of the Week | Andrei Vasilevskiy

By: David Morassutti

Andrei Vasilevskiy recorded back-to-back shutouts to cap off a near-perfect week between the pipes for the Tampa Bay Lightning.

January 13, 2020

Sonnet and NHLPA unveil second round of fan-favourite marketing campaign

By: Media Release, NHLPA/Sonnet media release

TV spots featuring NHLPA members Morgan Rielly, Zach Hyman, and Frédérik Gauthier build off the success of the 2018-19 commercials.

January 13, 2020

Mighty Ducks Memories | The Flying V

By: NHLPA Staff

You've seen it in the Mighty Ducks movies and you've probably tried to recreate 'The Flying V', but could it really fly in a game?

January 10, 2020

Pure Hockey extends parternship with NHL/NHLPA Learn to Play

By: Media Release

Pure Hockey has announced a three-year extension of its partnership agreement with the NHLPA and NHL's Learn to Play program.

January 10, 2020

Most Valuable Teacher Voting Underway

By: Jon Lane, NHL.com

Three monthly winners will vie for invitation to the NHL Awards in Las Vegas.

January 9, 2020

Strome's firehouse visit marked by mutual admiration

By: Chris Lomon

Ryan Strome got some major league excitement less than a minute into his fire station visit.

January 9, 2020

After the Buzzer | Antoine Roussel

By: Chris Lomon

Antoine Roussel, who has made a big impact since returning to the lineup in early December, stopped by NHLPA.com to talk about a sweet passion and a few savoured moments around the game.

January 8, 2020

Calgary Flames, Rasmus Andersson agree to six-year contract extension

By: Canadian Press

The Calgary Flames have signed defenceman Rasmus Andersson to a six-year contract extension.

January 8, 2020

Player Q&A | Nicklas Backstrom

By: NHLPA Staff

They handed him No. 19, and he never looked back on his way to over 900 NHL games with the Washington Capitals.

January 8, 2020

Cirelli could be clutch for Lightning along stretch

By: Chris Lomon

“As the pressure intensifies for his team, that’s when you’ll see the best of Tony,” said Dave Brown, General Manager of the Ontario Hockey League’s Erie Otters.

January 7, 2020

Preds GM makes rare mid-season coaching change hiring Hynes

By: Canadian Press

Nashville's David Poile did something he has rarely done in nearly 40 years as a general manager: He made a mid-season coaching change after being fed up with the Predators underachieving.

January 7, 2020

One minute with Alex DeBrincat

By: NHLPA Staff

Karaoke may not be for Alex DeBrincat, but One Tree Hill sure is.

January 6, 2020