Media Releases

NHL, NHLPA and V Foundation announce game-changing partnership to accelerate cancer research

By: NHL/NHLPA Media Release

Hockey Fights Cancer to expand in its 25th year, through the combined strength of the NHL, NHLPA and V Foundation.

July 12, 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

By: NHLPA Media Release

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

July 5, 2023

NHLPA, NHL announce team payroll range for 2023-24

By: NHL/NHLPA Media Release

Pursuant to the CBA, the payroll range provides for a Lower Limit of $61.7 million, a Midpoint of $72.6 million and an Upper Limit of $83.5 million.

June 28, 2023

NHL, NHLPA celebrate launch of NHL Player Inclusion Coalition

By: NHL/NHLPA Media Release

$1 million USD committed to support coalition’s programs through grassroots organizations, storytelling and special projects.​

June 27, 2023

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

By: NHLPA Media Release

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

June 26, 2023

Great Clips® unveils inaugural class of the first-ever, Hockey Hair Hall of Fame

By: Media Release

Grand prize winner and other inductees to be spotlighted during NHL Awards broadcast on TNT.

June 26, 2023

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

By: NHLPA Media Release

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

June 22, 2023

Kraft Hockeyville’s NHL preseason matchups announced for 2022 and 2023 winning communities

By: NHLPA/NHL/Kraft media release

Games are set to take place in Sydney, Nova Scotia and West Lorne, Ontario.

June 21, 2023

NHLPA names Ron Hainsey Assistant Executive Director

By: NHLPA Media Release

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

Six sports unions team up for mental health awareness campaign

By: Media Release

The month-long initiative aims to normalize mental health as a vital component to our general, physical health.

May 1, 2023

Red Wings, Wild, Senators and Maple Leafs Headline the 2023 NHL Global Series – Sweden

By: NHL media release

An unprecedented four NHL clubs in one European city are set to play matchups in Stockholm Nov. 16-19.

April 26, 2023

Great Clips launches Show Your Flow Campaign

By: Media Release

NHL All-Star Jack Hughes, Canadian Hockey Star Sarah Nurse and social media influencers to help select inaugural class.

April 17, 2023

Melbourne to host first-ever National Hockey League games In the Southern Hemisphere

By: NHL media release

2023 NHL Global Series – Melbourne to feature preseason matchups between Arizona Coyotes and Los Angeles Kings on Sept. 23-24

April 11, 2023

West Lorne Has Been Crowned the Winner of Kraft Hockeyville 2023

By: NHLPA/NHL/Kraft media release

West Lorne will receive $250,000 in arena upgrades, helping the community expand their arena to accommodate more hockey players and fans.

April 1, 2023

NHLPA, NHL Alumni Association and NHL announce joint donation to Borje Salming ALS Foundation

By: Media Release

The three organizations have announced a joint donation of $100,000 to the Borje Salming ALS Foundation.

March 31, 2023

Walsh to meet media on Thursday in Toronto

By: NHLPA Staff

On February 16, Walsh was announced as NHLPA Executive Director. He started in his position with the NHLPA on Monday, March 20.

March 27, 2023

2022-23 NHLPA Player Poll results unveiled

By: NHLPA Media Release

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

March 22, 2023

Kraft Hockeyville 2023 announces top 4 community finalists

By: NHLPA/NHL/Kraft media release

The finalists are one step closer to receiving $250,000 in arena upgrades and winning a chance to host an NHL® preseason game.

March 11, 2023