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Be A Player: Rewind | Steve Thomas

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Amid Steve Thomas' final NHL season, the player of 1,235 NHL games and 933 points talks going from undrafted to playing for his hometown team of the Toronto Maple Leafs.

February 7, 2019

Self-confidence, awareness growing Tuch's game

By: Chris Lomon

The beast from Hockey East is now an NHL monster.

February 7, 2019

Wild captain Koivu to miss rest of season with knee injury

By: Canadian Press

Minnesota Wild captain Mikko Koivu will miss the rest of the season after tearing a ligament and cartilage in his right knee in an on-ice collision.

February 6, 2019

Predators make 2 trades to add Boyle, bring back McLeod

By: Canadian Press

The Nashville Predators have made a pair of trades, adding size and toughness trying in an attempt to fill the void created by the absence of a trio of players.

February 6, 2019

Andre Boudrias, one of the Vancouver Canucks' first offensive stars, dies at 75

By: Canadian Press

Andre Boudrias, one of the Vancouver Canucks' first offensive stars and a former team captain, has died at age 75.

February 6, 2019

Player Q&A | Seth Jones

By: NHLPA Staff

From his favourite hockey memory to his prized possession, get to known this year's Hockey Is For Everyone Player Ambassador for the Columbus Blue Jackets, Seth Jones!

February 6, 2019

Cracknell running low on display space but not positivity

By: Tim Wharnsby

Adam Cracknell is back in the show.

February 6, 2019

Predators acquire Brian Boyle from Devils for draft pick

By: Canadian Press

The Nashville Predators have acquired veteran forward Brian Boyle from the New Jersey Devils for a second-round pick in the June NHL draft.

February 6, 2019

Ovechkin passes Fedorov for Russian scoring record in NHL

By: Canadian Press

With an assist on Tuesday night, Alex Ovechkin passed Sergei Fedorov as the top-scoring Russian player in NHL history.

February 5, 2019

My Top 5 | 2018-19 leaders in net

By: Chris Lomon

These masked men have taken the opposition’s best shots and stood tall between the pipes in 2018-19.

February 5, 2019

Consummate player and teammate, Bergeron to skate in 1,000th NHL game

By: Chris Lomon

Patrice Bergeron, bus driver? In many ways, that’s exactly what the player on the cusp of a major milestone is.

February 5, 2019

Julie Turris, Ida Bjornstad offer new perspective in hockey family podcast

By: Canadian Press

When Ida Bjornstad first approached Julie Turris about starting a podcast to discuss the lives of hockey families outside the rink, Turris was apprehensive.

February 5, 2019

Capitals sign goalie Pheonix Copley to $3.3M, 3-year deal

By: Canadian Press

The Washington Capitals have signed backup goaltender Pheonix Copley to a $3.3 million, three-year extension.

February 4, 2019

Player of the Week | Cart Hart

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Carter Hart turned the page on the month of January carrying a six-game winning streak while helping the Phildalphia Flyers to a perfect 4-0-0 week.

February 4, 2019

Sabres place Elie on waivers; Maple Leafs waive Marincin

By: Canadian Press

The Buffalo Sabres have placed under-performing forward Remi Elie on waivers, and the Toronto Maple Leafs pared their defensive depth by waiving Martin Marincin.

February 2, 2019

Penguins turn to youth, land Bjugstad, McCann from Panthers

By: Canadian Press

The Pittsburgh Penguins acquired forwards Nick Bjugstad and Jared McCann from the Florida Panthers on Friday for forward Derick Brassard, Riley Sheahan and three 2019 draft picks.

February 1, 2019

NHLPA and NHL celebrate Black History Month, HIFE

By: NHL/NHLPA Media Release

Stories of players and pioneers will be highlighted throughout February with original programming daily online and on social, and specialty programming on NHL Network.

February 1, 2019

Tenacity makes MacKinnon elite competitor – on the ice

By: Chris Lomon

For Cam Russell, it’s the perfect example of what makes Nathan MacKinnon an elite competitor.

January 31, 2019

Antoine Vermette retires after 14 NHL seasons

By: NHLPA Media Release

Antoine Vermette has announced his retirement today from the National Hockey League (NHL) following 14 seasons.

January 31, 2019

Soderberg enjoying renaissance play, career-firsts

By: Tim Wharnsby

In a league that continues to get younger, veteran centre Carl Soderberg keeps improving with age.

January 30, 2019