Phil Kessel

Knights' Kessel sets NHL ironman record, scores 400th goal

By: Canadian Press

Kessel celebrated his milestone night by scoring his first goal since joining Vegas this season and the 400th of his career.

October 25, 2022

Veteran forward Phil Kessel headed to Vegas on 1-year deal

By: Canadian Press

Kessel has appeared in 982 consecutive NHL games, the longest active streak, and is seven away from tying Keith Yandle’s record of 989.

August 24, 2022

Penguins trade Kessel to Coyotes for Galchenyuk

By: Canadian Press

The Arizona Coyotes wasted little time making a big splash under new owner Alex Meruelo.

June 29, 2019

12 years later, Kathy Kessel recalls son's promise

By: Chris Lomon

Kathy Kessel walked towards her son’s car at Logan International Airport. She found herself at a loss for words. What Phil said brought a tear to her eye and a smile to her face.

November 1, 2018

Brassard prepared for long playoff run with Pittsburgh

By: Tim Wharnsby

Derick Brassard didn’t need six weeks to become comfortable in his new surroundings with the Pittsburgh Penguins.

April 13, 2018

It's all in good fun for Reaves, Kessel

From wearing his "Thriller" inspired Phil Kessel shirt to getting the better of him in a game of basketball – Ryan Reaves seemingly delights in tormenting his Pittsburgh teammate.

December 7, 2017

My Top 5 | Playoff Points Leaders

By: Chris Lomon

The 2017 Stanley Cup has been decided as the Pittsburgh Penguins skated away with hockey’s ultimate team trophy for the second straight season and fifth time overall. There were plenty of prime time performances throughout the Playoffs, including these five players who topped the charts in points.

June 13, 2017

Phil Kessel | Playoff Performer of the Night

By: Nadia Vocaturo

A three-point night by Phil Kessel, as part of a 6-0 win over the Nashville Predators Thursday, helped the Pittsburgh Penguins move within one win from repeating as back-to-back Stanley Cup champions.

June 9, 2017

Phil Brings The Thrill For Pens

By: Chris Lomon

Phil Kessel was once again all-over the scoresheet as the Penguins captured Game 3 in Tampa

May 19, 2016


By: NHLPA Staff

Phil and Amanda Kessel make Winter Olympics history by competing as brother and sister in the same Olympic Games.

February 20, 2014

Player of the Week - Phil Kessel

By: NHLPA Staff

Blessed with otherworldly speed and a hard, quick shot, he possesses the kind of talent that every team in the NHL desires.

March 1, 2011