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One minute with Jaccob Slavin

By: NHLPA Staff

Welp, we have a new favourite nickname for Jaccob Slavin!

17 hours ago

NHL announces protocol for off-season training

By: NHL media release

The NHL has announced the Protocol for Off-Season Training ahead of the 2020-21 season, which is effective for each Club at the conclusion of the 2020 Stanley Cup Final.

Yesterday

Hedman, Kucherov impacting Lightning beyond the points

By: Chris Lomon

Nikita Kucherov and Victor Hedman are undoubtedly two big reasons the Tampa Bay Lightning have got within a pair of wins away from lifting the Stanley Cup.

Yesterday

Draisaitl honoured to make TLA history

By: Chris Lomon

The enormity of the honour isn’t lost on the player known as the “German Gretzky.”

4 days ago

Leon Draisaitl receives players' vote for 2019-20 Ted Lindsay Award

By: NHLPA Media Release

Leon Draisaitl of the Edmonton Oilers has received the players’ vote for the 2019-20 Ted Lindsay Award (TLA), presented annually “to the most outstanding player in the NHL,” as voted by fellow NHLPA members.

4 days ago

Jets Connor Hellebuyck, Oilers Leon Draisaitl earn NHL awards

By: Canadian Press

Edmonton Oilers centre Leon Draisaitl won the NHL's most valuable player award, while Winnipeg Jets netminder Connor Hellebuyck has been named the league's goalie of the year.

4 days ago

Bob Nevin, won 2 Stanley Cups with Maple Leafs, dies at 82

By: Canadian Press

Bob Nevin, a fan favourite who won two Stanley Cups with the Toronto Maple Leafs before a successful run as captain of the New York Rangers, has died. He was 82.

4 days ago

Langlois, three-time Stanley Cup winner with Montreal Canadiens, dies at 85

By: Canadian Press

Albert (Junior) Langlois, a three-time Stanley Cup winner with the Montreal Canadiens, has died, the team announced Sunday. He was 85.

5 days ago

One minute with Ryan Nugent-Hopkins

By: NHLPA Staff

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins' nickname? It stinks.

September 18, 2020

Old friends, old rivalries and a new way to win each night

By: Chris Lomon

Old friends and old rivalries - Dallas Stars teammates Andrew Cogliano, Corey Perry and Joe Pavelski are also undeniably old school.

September 18, 2020

Penguins re-sign F Jared McCann to 2-year deal

By: Canadian Press

Jared McCann is sticking with the Pittsburgh Penguins.

September 18, 2020

TLA finalist spotlight: Leon Draisaitl

By: Chris Lomon

When it comes to the most notable part of Leon Draisaitl's game, Tyler Ennis mental approach.

September 14, 2020

Canes trade Edmundson's rights to Montreal for 5th rounder

By: Canadian Press

The Carolina Hurricanes parted ways with defenceman Joel Edmundson after one season, trading his free agent rights to the Montreal Canadiens on Saturday for a fifth-round pick.

September 12, 2020

TLA finalist spotlight: Nathan MacKinnon

By: Chris Lomon

When you ask Nathan MacKinnon’s teammates for a thought or two on what makes the 2020 Ted Lindsay Award finalist special, expect a long – and highly complimentary – response.

September 12, 2020

One over Sid: MacKinnon wins Lady Byng for sportsmanship

By: Canadian Press

Of course, Nathan MacKinnon wishes he were still playing for the Stanley Cup, but after learning he won another individual award, the Colorado forward found a silver lining.

September 11, 2020

Center-seeking Wild acquire Nick Bjugstad from Penguins

By: Canadian Press

The Minnesota Wild acquired centre Nick Bjugstad on Friday from the Pittsburgh Penguins for a conditional selection in the 2021 draft, a swap that includes the Penguins covering an unspecified portion of Bjugstad's $5.25 million salary next season.

September 11, 2020

LA Kings re-sign D Sean Walker for 4 years, $10.6 million

By: Canadian Press

The Los Angeles Kings have signed defenceman Sean Walker to a four-year, $10.6 million contract extension.

September 11, 2020

My first cell phone

By: NHLPA Staff

A lesson in T9 texting, the original Motorola Razr – and one from Nikolaj Ehlers for those who have been pronouncing Nokia incorrectly!

September 11, 2020

NHL moves up draft to Oct. 6-7, free agency starts Oct. 9

By: Canadian Press

The NHL on Friday moved its draft up to Oct. 6-7 and set an Oct. 9 start for free agency.

September 11, 2020

Flyers centre Sean Couturier wins Selke Trophy as NHL's best defensive forward

By: Canadian Press

Philadelphia Flyers centre Sean Couturier has been awarded the Frank J. Selke Trophy as the NHL's best defensive forward.

September 10, 2020