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His NHL Draft story remains memorable for Anders Lee

By: Chris Lomon

The New York Islanders captain, is part of an impressive list of late-round draft picks who have gone on to enjoy a prosperous NHL careers.

Yesterday

Penguins sign goalie Casey DeSmith to a 2-year extension

By: Canadian Press

The 30-year-old played in 26 games for Pittsburgh in 2021-22, going 11-6-5 with a 2.79 goals-against average and .914 save percentage.

Yesterday

NHLPA Assists in Action contributes $102,956 to Kids Help Phone

By: NHLPA Media Release

A total of 14,708 assists were recorded by NHL players during the regular season and playoffs.

Yesterday

Panthers' Duclair has surgery to repair Achilles tendon

By: Canadian Press

Duclair is expected to return midseason in 2022-23. The 26-year-old injured his left Achilles tendon in offseason training.

4 days ago

Vancouver Canucks ink Brock Boeser to three-year, US$19.95-million deal

By: Canadian Press

Boeser, who hails from Burnsville, Minn., put up 46 points (23 goals, 23 assists) in 71 games last season.

5 days ago

Bruins hire Montgomery as coach to replace Cassidy

By: Canadian Press

Montgomery replaces Bruce Cassidy, who was fired after the team's loss in the first round of the playoffs.

5 days ago

Lightning retain Nick Paul with 7-year, $22 million contract

By: Canadian Press

Paul, who will earn an average of $3.15million under his new contract, had five goals and four assists in his first playoff action.

5 days ago

Sedin brothers set the bar for Horvat

By: Chris Lomon

With a trio of legendary Canucks getting the call to the hall, Vancouver captain Bo Horvat reflects.

6 days ago

Kuemper to head back to Saskatoon a champion

By: Chris Lomon

Whether it’s his teammates, his family or his hometown – Darcy Kuemper ranks sharing his success with others among the best parts of winning the Stanley Cup.

June 29, 2022

NHLPA Goals & Dreams to reach $675,000 in hockey equipment donated since 2020

By: NHLPA Media Release

Total includes $250,000 in 2021-22 equipment donations from the NHL Players’ G&D program.

June 29, 2022

Sedins, Luongo, Alfredsson headline Hockey Hall of Fame's 2022 class

By: Canadian Press

The hall's 2020 edition was finally inducted last November after a delay because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

June 27, 2022

Smashfest® is back as Dominic Moore’s charity event returns for its 10th year

By: NHLPA Media Release

The NHLPA-supported charity event, which returns to Toronto after a two-year hiatus due to the global pandemic, will take place July 20th.

June 27, 2022

Colorado Avalanche crowned 2022 Stanley Cup champions

By: Chris Lomon

The Colorado Avalanche defeated the reigning two-time champion Tampa Bay Lightning on Sunday night at Amalie Arena.

June 26, 2022

Avalanche D-man Cale Makar wins Conn Smythe as playoff MVP

By: Canadian Press

Makar is the second defenseman to win the award over the past three years.

June 26, 2022

Prokop inspiring young people to ‘just be’

By: Chris Lomon

Through his partnership with Kids Help Phone, Luke Prokop is making an impact in the lives of young people across Canada.

June 23, 2022

NHL, NHLPA and NHL Alumni Association announce NFT partnership with Sweet

By: NHL/NHLPA Media Release

The Sweet-powered official NHL marketplace will offer officially-licensed collectibles including current and historical video moments and gamification features.

June 23, 2022

Paul Maurice hired as new coach of the Florida Panthers

By: Canadian Press

Maurice will replace Panthers interim coach Andrew Brunette, who could remain with the organization if he chooses to do so.

June 22, 2022

Matthews humbled to earn nod from peers, spot in TLA history

By: Chris Lomon

The 2021-22 Ted Lindsay Award recipient, Auston Matthews, capped off a notable season with the vote from fellow NHLPA members.

June 22, 2022

Auston Matthews voted 2021-22 Ted Lindsay Award recipient by NHLPA members

By: NHLPA Media Release

Auston Matthews of the Toronto Maple Leafs has received the players’ vote as the recipient of the 2021-22 Ted Lindsay Award.

June 21, 2022

Stars hire 2-time Cup Final coach DeBoer to replace Bowness

By: Canadian Press

The Dallas Stars announced Tuesday that they have hired Peter DeBoer as their new coach, a month after he was fired by the Vegas Golden Knights.

June 21, 2022