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My first e-mail address | Part II

By: NHLPA Staff

AOL instant messenger and more make the cut as players recall the first time they logged on!

14 hours ago

Players surprise local youth at hockey practice

By: NHLPA Staff

First came the equipment, then came an unforgettable day.

16 hours ago

Annual trips deepen both family and team bond

By: Chris Lomon

Which of his parents rocked the Winnipeg Jets jersey better? Kyle Connor is giving that one a tie.

Yesterday

After the Buzzer | Jason Zucker

By: Chris Lomon

Jason Zucker is ready to play his part in the march of the Penguins.

2 days ago

Player Q&A | Sidney Crosby

By: NHLPA Staff

If he weren't wearing the 'C' for the Pittsburgh Penguins, Sidney Crosby may still have been a captain if he'd followed a path away from hockey!

2 days ago

Compher sibling rivalry breeds skill and mutual respect

By: Chris Lomon

He’s a forward for the Colorado Avalanche. She’s a forward for Boston University. Together, they share a strong passion for hockey and deep respect for one another.

3 days ago

Player of the Week | Leon Draisaitl

By: David Morassutti

Leon Draisaitl stepped up in a big way for the Edmonton Oilers by leading the NHL in points for the week with 10, highlighted by a four-point effort Tuesday against the Chicago Blackhawks.

4 days ago

My first album | Part II

By: NHLPA Staff

First albums aren't always age appropriate – but for different reasons depending on which player you ask!

February 14, 2020

My first date | Part II

By: NHLPA Staff

Players share their first-date stories in the spirit of Valentine's Day!

February 14, 2020

Catching up with Mici: A donation that fueled a future captain's dream

By: Chris Lomon

The year was 2009, and Mirzet Hodzic was the recipient of an NHLPA G&D donation. Ten years later, he’s the captain of the Bosnia and Herzegovina men’s national team.

February 13, 2020

After the Buzzer | Jakob Chychrun

By: Chris Lomon

We caught up after the buzzer with the young blueliner, who is currently having a career-year with the Arizona Coyotes on the ice.

February 12, 2020

Player Q&A | Anze Kopitar

By: NHLPA Staff

It's anything Avicii and a shoutout to Bailey in this week's Player Q&A with Anze Kopitar.

February 12, 2020

Discipline guides Cogliano, set to play 1,000th for hometown crowd

By: Chris Lomon

The one thought that went through Andrew Cogliano’s mind before his first NHL game will be the same one he has ahead of his 1,000th game.

February 11, 2020

My first kiss

By: NHLPA Staff

Love is in the air with Valentine's Day approaching, so we asked players if they could remember their first smooch!​​​​​​​

February 10, 2020

Player of the Week | Kyle Connor

By: David Morassutti

Kyle Connor led the league in scoring for the week with eight points over four game over the weekend to help the Winnipeg Jets reclaim a playoff spot.

February 10, 2020

Marner, NHLPA Goals & Dreams further youth hockey

By: David Morassutti

Considering everything the game has provided him, Mitch Marner never took playing hockey for granted.

February 9, 2020

My first date | Part I

By: NHLPA Staff

Which player (eventually) mustered up the courage, who missed their shot – and who wishes they could forget their first date.

February 7, 2020

Danaults tackling bullying culture together

By: Chris Lomon

Phillip and Marie-Pierre Danault often spoke of ways they could give back to their community. In 2018, they found their cause.

February 6, 2020

Player Q&A | Torey Krug

By: NHLPA Staff

His hometown may be Livonia, Michigan, but it wasn't the local spoked logo that graced Torey Krug's favourite NHL jersey growing up.

February 5, 2020

After the Buzzer | Sam Reinhart

By: Chris Lomon

Sam Reinhart stopped by NHLPA.com to talk family road trips, Super Bowl food, the Buffalo sports scene, and who has better lederhosen game, himself or Jack Eichel.

February 5, 2020