Media Release

Marian Gaborik announces retirement after 1,035 NHL games

By: Media Release

Born in Trencin, Slovakia, Gaborik scored 407 goals and accumulated 408 assists for a total of 815 regular-season points in his NHL career.

November 4, 2021

Klein College announces Claire Smith Center for Sports Media

By: Media Release

Temple University’s Klein College of Media and Communication to name new Sports Media Center after Smith, a pioneer for women in sports media.

October 6, 2021

Ninth annual and first-ever US Smashfest a roaring success

By: Media Release

In total, Smashfest IX raised $130,000 for concussion and rare cancer research while Alexander Kerfoot proved to be the titan of the tables.

August 17, 2021

Great Clips Brings Back Interactive "Legendhairy Lineup" Campaign

By: Media Release

Each week fans can set lineups featuring current and past NHL players for the chance to win prizes and a VIP experience at a 2022 NHL event.

April 13, 2021

Elsipogtog First Nation has been crowned Kraft Hockeyville 2021

By: Media Release, NHLPA/NHL/Kraft media release

The community rallied to win $250,000 for arena upgrades and the opportunity to host an NHL® preseason game.

April 10, 2021

NHL, NHLPA join major pro sports leagues in study of COVID-19 cardiac effects

By: Media Release

The NHL, NHLPA and several other leagues and Players’ Associations issued the following joint statement regarding a COVID-19 study published by JAMA Cardiology.

March 4, 2021

NHL announces initiatives to combat racism; accelerate its inclusion efforts

By: Media Release

The League and its Member Clubs, along with the National Hockey League Players’ Association (NHLPA) have committed to a number of other specific initiatives.

September 3, 2020

El Paso is named Kraft Hockeyville USA 2020

By: Media Release

Kraft Heinz, together with the NHL and the NHLPA, is proud to announce that El Paso County Coliseum in El Paso, Texas is officially Kraft Hockeyville™ USA 2020.

August 30, 2020

Kraft Hockeyville USA announces Top 4 Finalists; Live voting begins August 29

By: Media Release

Kraft Heinz, along with the NHL and the NHLPA, are excited to announce the top four finalists competing to become Kraft Hockeyville™ USA 2020.

August 16, 2020

Twillingate, Newfoundland and Labrador crowned Kraft Hockeyville 2020

By: Media Release

Kraft Heinz Canada, in partnership with the NHL and the NHLPA, are pleased to announce that Twillingate, Newfoundland and Labrador is the Kraft Hockeyville 2020 champion.

August 15, 2020

Kraft Hockeyville announces Canada’s 2020 top 4 community finalists

By: Media Release

Kraft Heinz Canada, in partnership with the NHL and the NHLPA, announced the Top 4 Canadian communities that are competing for the coveted title of Kraft Hockeyville 2020.

August 2, 2020

NHL phased return to sport protocol

By: Media Release

The NHL and the NHLPA have reached agreement on a Return to Sport Phase 2 Protocol.

May 25, 2020

EVERFI Launches EduCup Challenge for K-12 Students in U.S. and Canada

By: Media Release

The regional challenge brings together sports leagues to support student learning and engagement while schools are closed.

May 13, 2020

Kruger Products expands #RollingItForward with NHLPA and Donation to Food Banks Canada

By: Media Release

Kruger Products partners with seven hockey players in #RollingItForward initiative to donate to Food Banks Canada.

May 12, 2020

FRONT LINE > FIRST LINE: Levelwear partners with NHLPA to honour front-liners

By: Media Release

The campaign is highlighted by the slogan “FRONT LINE > FIRST LINE” and will continue through the end of July.

May 5, 2020

Sonnet and NHLPA unveil second round of fan-favourite marketing campaign

By: Media Release, NHLPA/Sonnet media release

TV spots featuring NHLPA members Morgan Rielly, Zach Hyman, and Frédérik Gauthier build off the success of the 2018-19 commercials.

January 13, 2020

Pure Hockey extends parternship with NHL/NHLPA Learn to Play

By: Media Release

Pure Hockey has announced a three-year extension of its partnership agreement with the NHLPA and NHL's Learn to Play program.

January 10, 2020

NHL and NHLPA partner with Bauer Hockey’s First Shift

By: Media Release

New partnership aims to continue growing hockey at the grassroots level.

October 30, 2019

Golden Knights' Zykov Suspended 20 Games

By: Media Release

Vegas Golden Knights forward Valentin Zykov has been suspended for violating the terms of the NHL/NHLPA Performance Enhancing Substances Program.

October 17, 2019

Dominic Moore to host eighth annual Smashfest July 25

By: Media Release

The eighth annual Smashfest® Charity Ping-Pong Challenge hosted by Dominic Moore will take place Thursday, July 25 at Steam Whistle Brewing in Toronto.

July 4, 2019