Player Features

Noel Acciari gains new appreciation for the game after returning from injury

By: Chris Lomon

Acciari's ability to be placed anywhere in the lineup has helped the Blues get back on track after a tough start to the season.


Mark Scheifele pays a special visit to young cancer patient

By: Chris Lomon

When the opportunity arose for the forward to meet with five-year-old Victoria who is battling cancer, both quickly accepted the invite.

2 days ago

Mikko Rantanen helps make lifelong hockey memories for the youth of Finland

By: Chris Lomon

NHLPA Goals & Dreams recently donated equipment to the Rantanen Academy hockey school in Finland.

November 24, 2022

Logan Thompson’s unlikely NHL path pays off with Golden Knights’ success

By: Chris Lomon

Thompson’s nomadic journey to an NHL life is a story of inspiration, perseverance and patience.

November 22, 2022

Tage Thompson continues to be inspired by wife’s brave cancer battle

By: Chris Lomon

Rachel remains cancer-free, now four years after she was told she had chondrosarcoma.

November 17, 2022

Gabriel Vilardi takes it one game at a time as a King in LA

By: Chris Lomon

More than 100 games into his NHL career, the 11th overall pick in the 2017 NHL Draft is making the most of his time on hockey’s grandest stage.

November 10, 2022

Blake Coleman recalls lessons learned from late grandmother during Hockey Fights Cancer month

By: Chris Lomon

Marie Hoffman, a two-time breast cancer survivor, passed away earlier this year at the age of 92.

November 8, 2022

Mason Marchment credits decorated figure skating coach for on-ice success

By: Chris Lomon

Marchment, now in his third NHL campaign, insists he wouldn’t be where he is without the help of skating coach, Barb Underhill.

November 3, 2022

Jake Sanderson has big postseason ambitions in first NHL season

By: Chris Lomon

The son of 18-year NHL veteran Geoff Sanderson, Jake has the goods to be a major contributor in the Senators’ playoff quest.

November 1, 2022

Rookie Brandt Clarke credits older brother Graeme for on-ice success

By: Chris Lomon

Brandt says he wouldn't be where he is in hockey without his older brother, Graeme.

October 27, 2022

Barclay Goodrow brings his two-time Stanley Cup champion veteran presence and rescue dog advocacy to New York

By: Chris Lomon

The 29-year-old forward has never altered his game plan for success.

October 25, 2022

Beniers and Wright lead Seattle Kraken’s rookie class

By: Chris Lomon

Drafted a year apart, Beniers, 19, and Wright, 18, have the skills to make a major impact on the second-year club.

October 20, 2022

Matt Duchene strikes all the right chords in Music City

By: Chris Lomon

The Nashville Predators forward has an affinity for country music that dates back to his days growing up in Haliburton, Ontario.

October 18, 2022

Kraft Hockeyville doubles as homecoming for Jake Allen

By: Chris Lomon

For Montreal Canadiens goaltender and New Brunswick native, Jake Allen, the game ranks among his most cherished hockey moments.

October 11, 2022

Owen Power ready to live out childhood NHL dream with Sabres

By: Chris Lomon

Selected first overall in the 2021 NHL Draft, the blueliner has drawn comparisons to Tampa Bay Lightning veteran, Victor Hedman.

October 6, 2022

Fresh off a 5-year extension, Nicolas Roy is motivated for a postseason push

By: Chris Lomon

Roy set NHL career-high marks last season, netting 39 points, including 15 goals.

October 4, 2022

Confidence remains key to success for Oilers Kailer Yamamoto

By: Chris Lomon

Having the opportunity to play with some of the game’s elite, including Connor McDavid and Leon Draisaitl, has been a thrill for Yamamoto.

September 29, 2022

Kevin Fiala reunites with former teammates, aims for standout season in LA

By: Chris Lomon

The native of St. Gallen, Switzerland, inked a seven-year contract with the Kings in late June.

September 27, 2022

Rookie Matt Boldy shoots for a breakout season with the Minnesota Wild

By: Chris Lomon

The former Boston College standout points to his Minnesota Wild teammates as a big reason for his on-ice success.

September 22, 2022

Kyle Turris goes back to his roots in retirement

By: Chris Lomon

Turris announced his retirement in August after recording 425 career points across in 776 NHL games.

September 20, 2022