NHLPA Media Release

NHLPA, United Heroes League announce winners of 2023-24 All-Star Hero campaign

By: NHLPA Media Release

In recognition of their heroic service, four military members were selected as special guests of the NHLPA for the 2024 NHL® All-Star Weekend

January 31, 2024

Mental Health Commission of Canada and NHLPA Launch New Leadership and Education Program

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FIRST LINE is an education and leadership program developed to strengthen NHLPA members’ mental health knowledge and skills.

January 10, 2024

NHLPA Goals & Dreams donates 40 sets of hockey equipment to Fritidsbanken Sweden

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William Nylander, of Stockholm, leads initiative to donate $30,000 in hockey equipment.

November 14, 2023

Zack Kassian retires after 12 NHL seasons

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The forward played in 661 NHL regular-season games.

October 26, 2023

NHLPA Statement on Symbolic Tape Policy

By: NHLPA Media Release

The NHLPA has issued the following statement on the league policy being revised for players to use symbolic tape in support of social causes.

October 24, 2023

Derek Stepan announces retirement after 13 NHL seasons

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Centre played in 890 regular-season games and 120 playoff games.

October 3, 2023

NHLPA Goals & Dreams donates 50 sets of equipment to Ice Hockey Australia

By: NHLPA Media Release

Equipment valued at $30,000 AUD will be distributed to the Kaurna Boomerangs, Ice Hockey Victoria and other youth hockey programs.

September 21, 2023

NHLPA Goals & Dreams, Cale Makar donate equipment to youth hockey program

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Children in Colorado Avalanche youth hockey program will have the opportunity to continue playing hockey with the Pueblo Bulls.

September 15, 2023

NHLPA Assists in Action contributes $103,817 To Kids Help Phone

By: NHLPA Media Release

A total of 14,831 assists were recorded by NHL players during the regular season and playoffs, with the NHLPA donating $7 per assist to KHP.

July 6, 2023

22 players elect salary arbitration

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The National Hockey League Players’ Association announced that 22 players have elected salary arbitration.

July 5, 2023

Connor McDavid voted 2022-23 Ted Lindsay Award recipient by NHLPA members

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As a four-time recipient, McDavid becomes only the third player to achieve the feat.

June 26, 2023

NHLPA launches NHLPA UNLMT – a bespoke initiative designed to maximize NHL players’ experience

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Personalized support and opportunities will help players unlock their interests and achieve their goals on and off the ice.

June 22, 2023

NHLPA names Ron Hainsey Assistant Executive Director

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Hainsey joined the NHLPA’s staff in April 2021.

May 19, 2023

2022-23 Ted Lindsay Award finalists: Karlsson, McDavid and Pastrnak

By: NHLPA Media Release

Erik Karlsson, Connor McDavid and David Pastrnak have received the most votes from their peers as the most outstanding player.

May 10, 2023

2022-23 NHLPA Player Poll results unveiled

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626 NHL players took part in eighth edition of the survey.

March 22, 2023

NHLPA Executive Board appoints Martin J. Walsh as Executive Director

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29th U.S. Secretary of Labor joins the NHLPA after long career as labour leader.

February 16, 2023

United Heroes League, NHLPA announce winners of 2022-23 All-Star Hero campaign

By: NHLPA Media Release

The four winners were selected as special guests of the NHLPA for the 2023 Honda NHL® All-Star Weekend.

January 27, 2023

Predators’ McCarron Enters NHL/NHLPA Player Assistance Program

By: NHLPA Media Release

McCarron will be unavailable to his Club for an indefinite period while he receives care from the player assistance program.

December 11, 2022

NHLPA Assists in Action enters second season

By: NHLPA Media Release

The initiative will include a Kids Help Phone counsellor and a member from their texting team being acknowledged along with monthly assist leaders.

November 16, 2022

NHLPA Goals & Dreams fund donates 45 sets of hockey equipment to youth programs in Finland

By: NHLPA Media Release

Three G&D equipment donations valued at approximately $20,000.

November 5, 2022