Player Features

From RTP committee to the hub, Cole feeling comfortable as Avs extend stay

By: Chris Lomon

Now playing in the tournament his efforts as part of the NHL/NHLPA Return to Play committee helped bring to life, Ian Cole is feeling comfortable as the Avs extended their stay in Edmonton.

August 20, 2020

Motte brothers maintain strong bond across pond

By: Chris Lomon

What’s a controversial amongst brothers? For Tyler and C.J. Motte, it’s about good-natured ribbing and a laugh or two.

August 17, 2020

Lee, Islanders banding together between games too

By: Chris Lomon

“About eight of us have our guitars here,” began New York Islanders captain, Anders Lee.

August 13, 2020

From a couch in Kelowna to NHL ice in Toronto, James and April Reimer still in sync

By: Chris Lomon

April Reimer matched her husband save-for-save in his series-sweeping performance August 4. Well, sort of.

August 10, 2020

In the bubble with Blake Coleman

By: Chris Lomon

Even when he isn't on the ice, Blake Coleman is showing off some serious skills during downtime with his Tampa Bay Lightning teammates.

August 6, 2020

Brouwer soaking in unique playoff experience

By: Chris Lomon

Though being away from his family will be tough, Troy Brouwer is soaking in the opportunity to win another Stanley Cup with his hockey family.

August 3, 2020

Norris Trophy finalist Josi focused on ultimate team hardware

By: Chris Lomon

What’s a good word to describe life as an NHL captain these days? Roman Josi has one.

July 30, 2020

Calm, experienced Martinez takes Vegas blue line to new heights

By: Chris Lomon

“Our 'D' with Alec Martinez coming in, he has been a calming presence, a guy with a lot of experience who's helped Shea Theodore... propelling him to new heights,” praised Vegas teammate, Nate Schmidt.

July 28, 2020

Attending BLM protest leads Seguin to heartfelt conversations, self-reflection

By: Chris Lomon

Tyler Seguin has a lot to say about racism. A dozen words perhaps sum up his feelings best.

July 23, 2020

Accountability and maturity make Makar 'wise beyond years'

By: Chris Lomon

Practicing against some of hockey’s top talents provides learning experience for Cale Makar, but to teammate Erik Johnson, the Calder Trophy finalist is already wise beyond his years.

July 22, 2020

Stars teammates kept each other's spirits up, bodies ready

By: Chris Lomon

Both Tyler Seguin and Jamie Benn could soon be on the receiving end of an early Christmas gift from Blake Comeau.

July 21, 2020

Versatile Acciari adjusts quickly off-ice too

By: Chris Lomon

The special meaning behind his son's middle name and more with Noel Acciari, the versatile Noel Acciari who already has one new off-ice skill perfected as a first-time father.

July 16, 2020

Subban seizes opportunity to listen, learn and help bring change

By: Chris Lomon

Sam Acho raised $500,000 to convert a building into a much-needed grocery store with an assist from several notable Chicago athletes, including Blackhawks newcomer, Malcolm Subban.

July 15, 2020

Horvat finds further motivation in fatherhood

By: Chris Lomon

Now back in Vancouver, Canucks captain Bo Horvat is looking forward to the moment the puck drops on this season’s Stanley Cup chase.

July 14, 2020

Hischier feeling at home on base

By: Chris Lomon

Hischier, who has about seven weeks left for his military service, will no doubt be in great shape when the 2020-21 NHL season gets underway.

July 9, 2020

New restaurant in good hands as Pavelski prepares for resumption of play

By: Chris Lomon

Preparing food, washing dishes, handing out food to customers – you name it, Joe Pavelski has done it. But he’s not the only Pavelski working overtime.

July 8, 2020

Lindblom completes treatment with unshakable spirit, support

By: Chris Lomon

The Flyers won’t need any extra incentive to win once the puck drops on this year’s Stanley Cup Playoffs.

July 7, 2020

Simmonds: We want to make it comfortable for everyone to come to the rink

By: Chris Lomon

Wayne Simmonds, who recently took part in a webinar discussion on the lessons learned from "Willie, looks to help build an inclusive future as part of the Hockey Diversity Alliance.

July 2, 2020

Seabrook's latest donation continues commitment to Chicago students

By: Chris Lomon

One of the longest-serving players in Chicago Blackhawks’ history keeps coming up with new ways to give back.

July 1, 2020

Watson reflects on recovery process after meaningful visit

By: Chris Lomon

Austin Watson exhales slowly before he starts to answer. He doesn’t shy away from telling his story.

June 30, 2020