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Full of fight and smiles, players rally for ‘Ax Man’

By: Chris Lomon

The wide smile Axl Quincey flashes often leaves his parents speechless.

Yesterday

The King already feeling at home in the capital

By: Chris Lomon

With a visit to his new city and freshly designed gear almost in hand, the Henrik Lundqvist is feeling right at home with the Washington Capitals.

5 days ago

2020-2021 Upper Deck Series One continues legacy with a twist

By: NHLPA Staff

While the hockey world eagerly awaits the return to NHL ice of its greatest players, it’s almost business as usual at the Upper Deck Company.

6 days ago

A man of few words, Shea Theodore has an important message

By: Chris Lomon

He may be a man of few words, but Shea Theodore can't say it loud enough – early detection saves lives.

November 16, 2020

Dressed for the part: Checking in with Matt Dumba

By: Chris Lomon

He's already a hockey player and a humanitarian, but there was room for another role in Matt Dumba's life and he's already dressed for the part.

November 13, 2020

A Hockey Fights Cancer conversation: In loving memory of Dale Hawerchuk

By: NHLPA Staff

To reflect on the continued legacy of Dale Hawerchuk, Eddie Olczyk, is joined by current NHL players coached by Dale and a pair of his former teammates.

November 13, 2020

Love it or hate it, Matthews is ready to shave it

By: Chris Lomon

Auston Matthews is ready to part with the famous and divisive moustache that he debuted last season, for the right price that is.

November 11, 2020

'One of us' – players celebrate life and memory of Joey Moss

By: Chris Lomon

They don’t play with the Edmonton Oilers any longer, but Jordan Eberle, Sam Gagner and Taylor Hall have no shortage of tales about iconic Albertan sports figure, Joey Moss.

November 6, 2020

A conversation with Oskar and Alma

By: NHLPA Staff

NHLPA.com sat down with Oskar and Alma to discuss their journey through his diagnosis, treatment and life moving past cancer, as part of the NHL and NHLPA's continued commitment to support Hockey Fights Cancer.

November 5, 2020

Lindblom, teammates reflect on inspirational journey to recovery

By: Chris Lomon

Sean Couturier takes a momentary pause when Oskar Lindblom’s name is mentioned. Carter Hart does the same. So too, does Travis Sanheim.

November 5, 2020

Electronic Arts, NHL and NHLPA extend multi-year deal

By: EA Sports Media Release

The new agreement will allow EA SPORTS™ to continue to bring their games to millions of players worldwide for years to come.

November 5, 2020

22nd annual Hockey Fights Cancer initiative underway

By: NHL/NHLPA Media Release

The campaign that has been uniting the hockey community in support of people impacted by cancer and their families since 1998, is underway this month of November.

November 2, 2020

One minute with Jesper Bratt

By: NHLPA Staff

The Halloween costume that stuck around a bit longer than a year and more in one minute with Jesper Bratt of the New Jersey Devils!

October 30, 2020

It’s to the mountains for Nate Schmidt, but first – bouldering

By: Chris Lomon

It has taken the past little while for Nate Schmidt to wrap his head around the move that sent him from Vegas to Vancouver, but keeping his mind occupied has provided a huge mental boost.

October 29, 2020

Wheels in motion for Ride Inside

By: Chris Lomon

Set for November 5, Blake Wheeler's charity initiative known as Ride Inside will raise funds in support of children and their families living with and beyond childhood cancer.

October 27, 2020

One minute with Rasmus Dahlin

By: NHLPA Staff

Most hockey players have at least one little superstition and Rasmus Dahlin is no different.

October 23, 2020

NHL cancels 2021 Minnesota Winter Classic, All-Star Weekend

By: Canadian Press

The NHL won't take it outside and open 2021 with the Winter Classic in Minnesota but still hopes to get the hockey season going around the start of the new year.

October 22, 2020

Forward Jake Virtanen signs new two-year deal with hometown Vancouver Canucks

By: Canadian Press

The Vancouver Canucks have signed a new deal with right-winger Jake Virtanen.

October 22, 2020

Senators sign forward Connor Brown to a three-year, $10.8M contract

By: Canadian Press

The Ottawa Senators have avoided arbitration with Connor Brown by signing the forward to a three-year, US$10.8-million contract.

October 22, 2020

An anniversary the Allens won't soon forget

By: Chris Lomon

Continually checking your cell phone on your wedding anniversary might not seem appropriate, but Jake and Shannon Allen were perfectly fine with it.

October 22, 2020