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Player Q&A | Nino Niederreiter

By: NHLPA Staff

Nino Niederreiter was left with stars in his eyes after meeting this fellow Swiss athlete.

December 21, 2022

Senators sign defenceman Artem Zub to four-year contract extension

By: Canadian Press

The contract has an average annual value of US$4.6 million.

December 21, 2022

Seven seasons in, Josh Morrissey remains grateful for his success in the game

By: Chris Lomon

Morrissey is having his best season to date, offensively, and enjoying the Jets' strong start to 2022-23.

December 20, 2022

Maple Leafs acquire Dryden Hunt from Avalanche for Denis Malgin

By: Canadian Press

The Toronto Maple Leafs have acquired Dryden Hunt from the Colorado Avalanche for fellow forward Denis Malgin.

December 19, 2022

Goaltender Stuart Skinner signs three-year contract extension with Edmonton Oilers

By: Canadian Press

Skinner has appeared in 33 NHL games with a career goal-against average of 2.82 and a .912 save percentage.

December 19, 2022

Red Wings’ Vrana reinstated by NHL/NHLPA Player Assistance Program

By: NHL/NHLPA Media Release

Vrana is now available to rejoin the Detroit Red Wings as he enters follow-up care.

December 16, 2022

From the Rock to Jersey – Dawson Mercer keeps home in his heart

By: Chris Lomon

Selected 18th overall at the 2020 NHL Draft, Mercer is part of an exclusive group of Newfoundlanders drafted in the first round.

December 15, 2022

Kings sign SoCal native Moore to 5-year, $21M extension

By: Canadian Press

The 27-year-old Moore has seven goals and 11 assists while appearing in all 32 games this season for Los Angeles.

December 15, 2022

Player Q&A | Tim Stützle

By: Chris Lomon

His soccer skills are strong but Tim Stützle hasn't quite gotten into the swing of golf.

December 15, 2022

Alex Ovechkin reaches 800 career goals with hat trick

By: Canadian Press

Ovechkin became the third NHL player to reach 800 career goals.

December 13, 2022

400 NHL games onward, Jake Guentzel remains hungry for more

By: Chris Lomon

Coming off a personal-best 84-point season, Guentzel's approach to the game remains the same.

December 13, 2022

Predators’ McCarron Enters NHL/NHLPA Player Assistance Program

By: NHLPA Media Release

McCarron will be unavailable to his Club for an indefinite period while he receives care from the player assistance program.

December 11, 2022

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.

December 8, 2022

Player Q&A | Victor Olofsson

By: NHLPA Staff

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

December 7, 2022

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.

December 7, 2022

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.

December 6, 2022

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.

December 5, 2022

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