Peter Schaefer only coached the Surrey Eagles of the British Columbia Hockey League for one season, but his impact lives on in the form of Boston Bruins rookie Danton Heinen.
His size, strength and skill are more than enough to rattle the most seasoned NHL player. And Rick Nash’s new teammates couldn’t be more grateful to have him on their side.
Originally aired March 27, 2000, we revisit a time when Ray Bourque – one of the best defencemen to ever lace them up in the NHL – was brand new to the Colorado Avalanche and had yet to hoist the Stanley Cup.
Dave Schaller doesn’t have a swelled head when it comes to his younger brother Tim’s NHL career. He does, however, sport a big head – 3 ½-feet high, to be exact.
In his first full season with Salmon Arm, Riley Nash scored 84 points in 55 games (along with 11 points in 11 playoff games) to finish as the club’s top scorer, with a helping hand from the Hagels.
When you add up what these players bring to their respective teams, the numbers are pretty impressive.
David Backes posted three consecutive multi-point games to punctuate a fantastic December for the winger – a month he was, at one point, expected to miss entirely.
Edmonton Oilers defenceman Andrew Ference has announced his retirement from professional hockey after 16 seasons in the National Hockey League.
Learn more about Prince Edward Island native and Boston Bruins blueliner Adam McQuaid in this week's Player Q&A.
"I was only in the principal’s office one time and that was in the third grade because of a competitive game at recess,” said the recent Michigan State University graduate Torey Krug while recalling his younger academic days.
Sean Kuraly netted his first two goals in the NHL to keep his Boston Bruins in the Stanley Cup playoff race with a 3-2 double-overtime victory over the Ottawa Senators.
NHLPA.com caught up with the veteran Bruins forward on his minor hockey memories, suiting up in Boston and which teammate is the go-to man when it comes to finding good restaurants on the road.
NHLPA.com Player of the Week Tuukka Rask helped his Boston Bruins build their five-game win streak by posting three consecutive wins to help his team improve their playoff position.
Brad Marchand’s four goals and eight points led his Boston Bruins in both categories to earn himself NHLPA.com Player of the Week.
Milt Schmidt, the hockey hall of famer who led Boston to two Stanley Cup championships as the centre of the "Kraut Line," served Canada in World War II and returned to the NHL to win its MVP award and two more titles as the Bruins general manager, died on Wednesday, the team said.
The TV show Patrice Bergeron can't miss? Find out in this week's player Q&A.
Rask shares his top five favourite films and also offered up the one famous movie line he can’t get enough of.
The native of Winnipeg played in 477 career NHL games with the Bruins, Rangers and Maple Leafs
Bruins & Habs players will sign and auction their game-worn jerseys from tonight's contest in support of Boston Pride forward Denna Laing in her rehab & recovery from the injury she suffered at the Outdoor Women's Classic in Foxboro.
The two Original Six rivals hit the ice at Gillette Stadium in the 2016 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic