NHLPA Media Release

Chris Thorburn announces retirement following 801 NHL GP

By: NHLPA Media Release

Chris Thorburn has officially announced his retirement from professional hockey today following a playing career that included 801 NHL regular-season games.

June 22, 2020

NHLPA statement on return to play format

By: NHLPA Media Release

The Executive Board of the NHLPA)has authorized further negotiations with the NHL on a 24-team return to play format to determine the winner of the 2020 Stanley Cup

May 22, 2020

NHLPA Open featuring Fortnite results in $200,000 going to charity

By: NHLPA Media Release

The NHLPA is pleased to announce the final results of Monday’s NHLPA Open featuring Fortnite and the seven charities that will share a piece of the $200,000 charity prize pool.

May 20, 2020

NHLPA Open featuring Fortnite: 60+ NHLPA members compete May 18 for $200K charity prizing

By: NHLPA Media Release

Charity tournament created by J.T. Compher and Zach Hyman will stream live on ESPN Esports.

May 15, 2020

Kris Versteeg announces retirement after 643 NHL regular-season games played

By: NHLPA Media Release

The two-time Stanley Cup winner also played in 93 playoff games.

April 14, 2020

Statement from NHLPA Executive Director Don Fehr on the Passing of Colby Cave

By: NHLPA Media Release

National Hockey League Players’ Association Executive Director, Don Fehr, today issued the following statement regarding the passing of Colby Cave.

April 11, 2020

2019-20 NHLPA Player Poll results unveiled

By: NHLPA Media Release

The NHLPA has unveiled its 2019-20 NHLPA Player Poll results to help fans stay connected to their favourite players during this extraordinary time.

March 31, 2020

2019-20 NHLPA Player Poll results to be revealed March 31

By: NHLPA Media Release

After delaying its release date due to the NHL season’s suspension of play, the results of the annual poll will be unveiled to help fans stay connected to their favourite players during this extraordinary time.

March 30, 2020

Statement from the National Hockey League Players’ Association

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We are in continuous contact with the NHL regarding the coronavirus. ​

March 12, 2020

UHL, NHLPA announce winners of All-Star Hero campaign

By: NHLPA Media Release

The United Heroes League and NHLPA have announced the five winners of this year’s All-Star Hero campaign, which recognizes military personnel and their families for their service through the players’ NHLPA Goals & Dreams fund.

January 21, 2020

United Heroes League, NHLPA announce second annual 'All-Star Hero' campaign

By: NHLPA Media Release

Four selected service members will receive a once-in-a-lifetime trip with a guest to St. Louis for the 2020 Honda NHL® All-Star Weekend.

November 20, 2019

NHLPA Goals & Dreams celebrates 20th anniversary

By: NHLPA Media Release

The NHLPA officially commemorates 20 years of NHLPA Goals & Dreams (G&D) helping children play the game of hockey.

November 19, 2019

Lee Stempniak announces retirement after 13 NHL seasons

By: NHLPA Media Release

Lee Stempniak played in 911 games over 13 NHL seasons.

October 1, 2019

NHLPA declines to reopen CBA

By: NHLPA Media Release

The NHLPA has announced that the Executive Board has declined to reopen the Collective Bargaining Agreement with the National Hockey League following the 2019-20 season.

September 16, 2019

NHLPA statement regarding NHL reopener decision

By: NHLPA Media Release

The National Hockey League Players’ Association (NHLPA) released the following statement today regarding the NHL’s decision not to reopen the Collective Bargaining Agreement.

August 30, 2019

2019 Salary Arbitration schedule

By: NHLPA Media Release

Salary arbitration hearings will be held in Toronto from July 20 to Aug. 4, 2019.

July 9, 2019

40 players elect Salary Arbitration

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The National Hockey League Players’ Association (NHLPA) announced that 40 players have elected Salary Arbitration.

July 5, 2019

Brooks Orpik announces retirement from NHL after 15 seasons

By: NHLPA Media Release

Brooks Orpik has announced his retirement today from the NHL after 15 seasons.

June 25, 2019

NHLPA statement on reduction of Vyacheslav Voynov suspension

By: NHLPA Media Release

The NHLPA issued the following statement today regarding the impartial arbitrator’s decision concerning the Vyacheslav Voynov suspension.

May 23, 2019

2018-19 Ted Lindsay Award finalists: Kane, Kucherov, McDavid

By: NHLPA Media Release

The NHLPA announced today the three finalists for the 2018-19 Ted Lindsay Award are forwards Patrick Kane, Nikita Kucherov, and Connor McDavid.

April 25, 2019