Player Features

Roussel proud of, optimistic for growing French legacy

By: Tim Wharnsby

When hockey and Antoine Roussel hooked up all those years ago, the young Frenchmen was a goner.

9 hours ago

Unteachable passion follows Meier to Western Conference Final

By: Chris Lomon

When the highly touted kid from Switzerland completed his rookie Canadian Hockey League season, no one in the Halifax Mooseheads organization second-guessed the decision to draft him.

Yesterday

Two truths and a lie | Connor McDavid

By: NHLPA Staff

Wow – is there ever a lot to unpack in Two Truths and a Lie with Ted Lindsay Award finalist, Connor McDavid!

3 days ago

Charlie Coyle at home on postseason run with Bruins

By: Chris Lomon

If Charlie Coyle looks like he’s feeling right at home playing for the Boston Bruins, it’s because he is.

6 days ago

Stars defenceman Lindell signs new $34.8M, 6-year contract

By: Canadian Press

Dallas Stars defenceman Esa Lindell has signed a $34.8 million, six-year contract that will run through the 2024-25 season.

6 days ago

Henrique honoured to don red and white again

By: Tim Wharnsby

Adam Henrique is three games into his first IIHF World Championship with Canada and he’s loved every second of the thrill of playing for his country.

May 14, 2019

Eller gives back to Danish roots through hockey scholarship

By: Chris Lomon

Over the past few years, Lars Eller has thought about how ways he could give back to his hometown.

May 14, 2019

Two truths and a lie | Jack Eichel

By: NHLPA Staff

You don’t know Jack – or do you? Find out playing Two Truths and a Lie with Jack Eichel!

May 13, 2019

My biggest influence with Jones, Kucherov, Kuznetsov, Larkin, Oshie

By: NHLPA Staff

From post-game chats (or if you're Seth Jones, frantic mid-game texts) to off-ice life lessons, these players have one thing in common – moms that do it all.

May 12, 2019

What Google won't tell you about... Fleury, Giroux, Toews

By: NHLPA Staff

Jonathan Toews was hesitant, but how many grilled cheese sandwiches Claude Giroux can eat and Marc-Andre Fleury's part-time job as a make-up artist model make the cut as we learn more about what you can't google about the players!

May 10, 2019

Blues rookie Thomas playing above his age in playoff run

By: Canadian Press

He is the youngest player on either roster in the Western Conference finals, but Blues rookie Robert Thomas is playing well beyond his age.

May 9, 2019

Morrissey, Skinner recognize impact of teachers extends beyond classroom

By: Chris Lomon

Jeff Skinner and Josh Morrissey are happy to dole out A-pluses during Teacher Appreciation Week.

May 9, 2019

Healthy Pavelski helps lead Sharks back to conference final

By: Canadian Press

Ever since Joe Pavelski went down with a gruesome head injury in the first round of the playoffs, the mantra for the San Jose Sharks has been to stay alive in the post-season long enough for their captain to come back to the ice.

May 8, 2019

Goalie Binnington a steady rookie rock as Blues advance

By: Canadian Press

Jordan Binnington still doesn't look nervous.

May 8, 2019

Playoff talk dominating McGinn brother group chat

By: Tim Wharnsby

If the way Jamie McGinn finished the season wasn’t enough evidence that he’s kissed his back woes goodbye, consider his reaction when brother Brock scored in double-overtime to send the Carolina Hurricanes to the second round.

May 7, 2019

Foegele stepping up for 'Canes in playoffs debut

By: Chris Lomon

If you didn’t know the name Warren Foegele before the Stanley Cup Playoffs started, you certainly know it now.

May 7, 2019

Pesce part of 'Canes trio doing University of New Hampshire proud

By: Chris Lomon

Brett Pesce’s former collegiate coach can’t pass up the opportunity to heap praise on the defenceman’s penchant for precision passes.

May 2, 2019

Kevin Labanc: From underdog overager to a historic Game 7

By: Tim Wharnsby

Three seasons ago, as the Barrie Colts toured the highways of the Ontario Hockey League, Kevin Labanc ruled the back of the bus with Michael Webster and Justin Scott.

April 30, 2019

Lehner's storybook season, leadership earns team and league's respect

By: Chris Lomon

Who’s the most vocal player in the New York Islanders? Lehner’s storybook season recently added a couple of other chapters.

April 30, 2019

No stranger to perseverance, Janmark contributes quickly

By: Tim Wharnsby

Thirty months ago, Mattias Janmark felt like his right knee was loaded with explosives. He was in pain. He was confused as to why he couldn’t straighten out his leg.

April 29, 2019