giving back

Stamkos, Subban to Lead Fellow Pros in RBC Play Hockey Charity Challenge in Toronto on December 19th

By: NHLPA Staff

The NHLPA and RBC announced that RBC Play Hockey ambassadors Steven Stamkos and P.K. Subban will lead teams of fellow NHL players in the RBC Play Hockey Charity Challenge on December 19, 2012 at 7:00 p.m. at the Mattamy Athletic Centre in Toronto.

December 12, 2012

What’s Important to Max Talbot and Bruno Gervais

By: Catherine Faas

Finding ways to connect to hockey fans and giving back to the game are what matter most to friends and teammates Max Talbot and Bruno Gervais.

December 7, 2012

A Good ‘Ladd’ In The Community

By: Chris Lomon

Andrew Ladd is a great example of how hockey players are great in the communities where they live and work

December 3, 2012

All Out, No Excuses

By: Chris Lomon

Scott Hartnell brings a full-throttle approach to his hockey life.

November 30, 2012

Players Hit the Ice – Curling for Movember

By: Catherine Faas

Several NHLPA members and their spouses recently took up the ‘roaring game’ in Kelowna to help raise money for men’s health

November 28, 2012

Skating in Support of Sandy Victims

By: Chris Lomon

32 NHLPA members took to the ice in Atlantic City, New Jersey for ‘Operation Hat-Trick’ to raise funds for the people affected by Hurricane Sandy

November 26, 2012

Taking the Game to Canada’s North

By: Chris Lomon

Chris Phillips and a group of NHLPA members take part in the Northern Lights Dream Tour

November 23, 2012

Top Player Tweets of the Week: November 12th - 19th

By: Catherine Faas

Our weekly wrap up of what the players are tweeting about. This week, players were focused on charity events benefiting a number of great causes.

November 19, 2012

Players Hit 100th Surprise Practice Visit

By: Catherine Faas

Players mark their 100th visit to minor hockey teams across North America.

November 17, 2012

What's Important to Willie Mitchell

By: Catherine Faas

Willie Mitchell believes in empowering the children in his small hometown of Port McNeil, B.C.

November 9, 2012

Players Support Defending the Blue Line

By: Ryan Parker

Charity game in Minnesota sees NHLPA members suit up in support of organization that  helps military children play hockey

October 30, 2012

NHLPA Day In Stirling-Rawdon

By: Catherine Faas

On October 13th, 2012 a host of Players from across the continent descended on Striling-Rawdon, Ontario to honour a commitment made to bring NHL Players to the to the community as part of being named Canada’s 2012 Kraft Hockeyville.

October 17, 2012

A Genuine Dedication To Charity

By: Chris Lomon

Bieksa’s Buddies will see NHLPA members lacing up the blades in support of three Vancouver charities

October 15, 2012


By: NHLPA Staff

On what was supposed to be the opening night of the 2012-13 NHL season, locked out NHLPA members around North America re-connected with their minor hockey roots, giving youth players across the U.S. and Canada with a surprise they will never forget

October 12, 2012

NHLPA Supports Stirling-Rawdon Minor Hockey

By: NHLPA Staff

The NHLPA is pleased to announce it will honour its commitment to hockey fans in Stirling-Rawdon, Ontario, and will proudly participate in the Stirling Minor Hockey NHLPA Day

October 9, 2012

Coming Together For One Purpose

By: Chris Lomon

He’s one of the game’s emerging young stars, a player who feels right at home in his home away from home

October 5, 2012

Hamhuis Family Donates $100,000 to Ronald McDonald House BC

By: NHLPA Staff

Dan and Sarah Hamhuis have generously donated $100,000 to help build a new Ronald McDonald House in BC

September 27, 2012

Players Tee It Up For Charity

By: Mitch McDonald

NHLPA Charity Golf Classic a success again in its 19th year

December 29, 2011

Eager to be a Part of the Change

By: Mitch McDonald

For the second consecutive year, the NHLPA has sent a player representative to Haiti as part of its Hockey for Haiti initiative

July 7, 2011

A Second Dose of Humanitarian Help

By: Ryan Parker

Georges Laraque & P.K. Subban embark on trip to Haiti as representatives of the NHLPA & World Vision

July 4, 2011