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Visa Presents: Player Q&A with Nicklas Backstrom

By: NHLPA Staff

Based on Nicklas Backstrom's number one pet peeve, we get the impression he is a pretty laid back guy! More on the alternate captain for the Washington Capitals in this week's Player Q&A.

May 2, 2018

Great Clips Announces Partnership With Nhl And NHLPA

By: NHLPA Staff

GREAT CLIPS® ANNOUNCES PARTNERSHIP WITH NHL AND NHLPA AS ‘OFFICIAL HAIR SALON OF THE NHL

May 2, 2018

Playoff Performer of the Night | Dustin Byfuglien

By: Nadia Vocaturo

If there was any doubt that Dustin Byfuglien was loving grinding out an eventual 7-4 win to help the Winnipeg Jets take a 2-1 series lead over the Nashville Predators Tuesday night, you just had to look at his dance moves.

May 2, 2018

My Top 5 | Active Playoff Scoring Defencemen

By: Chris Lomon

Which five current NHL D-men get an A-plus when it comes to contributing the most on the scoresheet in the Stanley Cup Playoffs?

May 1, 2018

Evander Kane credits teammates for easy transition

By: Chris Lomon

Evander Kane wanted to make his first Stanley Cup Playoff game a memorable one. And he certainly did.

May 1, 2018

Playoff Performer of the Night | Brayden Point

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Brayden Point factored on every goal in the Tampa Bay Lightning's 4-2 win Thursday night. In doing so, the 22-year-old became the youngest player in franchise history to record such a feat in Stanley Cup Playoffs action.

May 1, 2018

Playoff Performer of the Night | Ryan Johansen

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Ryan Johansen (2-0–0) posted the first multi-goal game of his Stanley Cup Playoffs career to help the the Nashville Predators to a 5-4 double-overtime win to even out their second-round series against the Winnipeg Jets.

April 30, 2018

Playoff Performer of the Night | Logan Couture

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Logan Couture got the job done for the San Jose Sharks with the double-overtime game-winning goal that helped his club even their second-round series while handing the Vegas Golden Knights their first postseason loss Saturday night.

April 29, 2018

Playoff Performer of the Night | Connor Hellebuyck

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Connor Hellebuyck picked up a franchise record and his first win of the Winnipeg Jets' first-round series against the Nashville Predators Friday night in a 4-1 victory.

April 28, 2018

Hall, Kopitar, MacKinnon finalists for Hart as NHL MVP

By: Canadian Press

New Jersey left wing Taylor Hall, Los Angeles centre Anze Kopitar and Colorado centre Nathan MacKinnon are the finalists for the Hart Memorial Trophy as the NHL's most valuable player.

April 27, 2018

Playoff Performer of the Night | Alex Tuch

By: Nadia Vocaturo

If rusty legs were thought to be a concern for the Vegas Golden Knights as the awaited puck drop on their Round 2 Western Conference matchup, Alex Tuch helped quell any such thoughts in the series opener.

April 27, 2018

NHLPA announces 2017-18 Ted Lindsay Award finalists

By: NHLPA Media Release

Players vote Taylor Hall, Nathan MacKinnon and Connor McDavid as TLA Finalists. All three players are former first-overall draft picks.

April 26, 2018

Rust has a blueprint, and paw print for Stanley Cup success

By: Chris Lomon

Bryan Rust has found an ideal blueprint – and paw print – for Stanley Cup success on and off the ice.

April 26, 2018

Be A Player: Rewind | Glen Murray

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Originally aired March 5, 2003, this week's episode features Glen Murray, who hits the "Big Dig" construction site with host Brett Lindros, on the cusp of back-to-back NHL All-Star outings with the Boston Bruins.

April 26, 2018

Playoff Performer of the Night | Jake DeBrusk

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Jake DeBrusk is making the most out of his first Stanley Cup Playoffs. Wednesday night, the forward scored a pair of goals that included the series-clinching goal in the back-and-forth 7-4 victory over the Toronto Maple Leafs.

April 26, 2018

Visa Presents: Player Q&A with Roman Josi

By: NHLPA Staff

Get to know Nashville Predators captain, Roman Josi!

April 25, 2018

Adam Lowry impacted by father's playing days at an early age

By: Tim Wharnsby

Winnipeg Jets forward Adam Lowry would like nothing more than a long and successful playoff run, just like his Dad enjoyed on a couple occasions during his 19-year pro career.

April 25, 2018

My Top 5 | Stanley Cup Playoffs Wins Leaders

By: Chris Lomon

Which five current NHL backstoppers have the know-how to net their respective teams the ‘W’ when it comes to the biggest games?

April 24, 2018

Little hitting all the right chords

By: Chris Lomon

Away from the rink, the Little has been enjoying the time off between series. It’s afforded him the opportunity to indulge in one of his favourite hobbies.

April 24, 2018

Playoff Performer of the Night | Frederik Andersen

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Frederik Andersen thrived when the stakes were highest for the Toronto Maple Leafs, who staved off elimination to skate away with a 3-1 win backed by the Dane's 32-save performance.

April 24, 2018