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Canadiens' Price wins Masterton for perseverance, dedication

By: Canadian Press

Price backstopped the Canadiens to the Stanley Cup Final a year ago before losing to Tampa Bay.

June 3, 2022

Paul feeling at ease in Lightning’s quest for three-peat

By: Chris Lomon

While he wasn’t part of the first two Stanley Cup wins for the Tampa Bay Lightning, Nick Paul has fit in quickly along the quest for a three-peat.

June 3, 2022

Bruins D McAvoy (shoulder surgery) will miss start of season

By: Canadian Press

The Bruins said Friday that McAvoy had a “stabilization procedure” and is expected to need six months to recover.

June 3, 2022

2021-22 Playoff Player Fund

By: NHLPA Staff

A breakdown of the 2021-22 Player Fund.

June 2, 2022

NHL, NHLPA and 32 Clubs celebrate Pride Month

By: NHL/NHLPA Media Release

Pride Month is part of the NHL and NHLPA’s joint Hockey Is For Everyone year-round initiative.

June 1, 2022

Hyman bringing versatility and depth to Oilers postseason run

By: Chris Lomon

As an author, an entrepreneur and hockey player, Zach Hyman is just as versatile in his game on the ice.

May 31, 2022

Veteran forward Jason Spezza announces retirement, will join Maple Leafs front office

By: Canadian Press

The 38-year-old is moving from the ice to the Maple Leafs’ front office where he will serve as a special assistant to general manager Kyle Dubas.

May 29, 2022

Marchand has surgery on hips, to miss start of '22-23 season

By: Canadian Press

The team said Marchand had arthroscopic surgery to repair the cartilage in his hips.

May 27, 2022

Players pay tribute to O’Ree with specially commissioned portrait

By: Chris Lomon

In honour of his legacy, lasting impact on hockey – and the players who came after him – Willie O’Ree was gifted a special portrait by NHLPA members.

May 26, 2022

Capitals' Tom Wilson out 6-8 months after knee surgery

By: Canadian Press

The long rehabilitation time frame means Wilson is on track to miss at least the first month of the season, if not more.

May 25, 2022

Hyundai, Genesis, NHL and NHLPA announce multiyear Canadian partnership

By: Media Release

Hyundai will be the official automotive partner and Genesis will be the official luxury automotive partner of the NHL and NHLPA in Canada beginning with the 2022-23 NHL season.

May 25, 2022

Coleman looking to convert greatest strength into Battle of Alberta win

By: Chris Lomon

In the five prior Flames-Oilers playoff matchups, Edmonton has come out on top four times. Blake Coleman is hoping to change that.

May 24, 2022

Toronto Maple Leafs sign veteran defenceman Giordano to a two-year contract extension

By: Canadian Press

The average annual value of the contract is US$800,000.

May 22, 2022

Penguins sign F Bryan Rust to 6-year deal

By: Canadian Press

The veteran forward agreed to a six-year contract with the Penguins that will keep him with the club through 2028.

May 21, 2022

Slavin family savouring playoff intensity

By: Chris Lomon

Not only is Jaccob Slavin enjoying a strong postseason campaign, the blueliner is up for his second straight Lady Byng Memorial Trophy.

May 19, 2022

NHLPA Goals & Dreams donates $100,000 worth of equipment, with support of IIHF, to Ukrainian youth

By: NHLPA Media Release

A second round of equipment donations is scheduled to be made in the coming months.

May 18, 2022

Verhaeghe writes Panthers postseason history en route to Second Round

By: Chris Lomon

Carter Verhaeghe has written his name in the Florida Panthers record book with his strongest postseason to date, but according to Karen Verhaeghe, he’s likely not done yet.

May 17, 2022

Golden Knights fire Peter DeBoer after missing playoffs

By: Canadian Press

The Vegas Golden Knights fired coach Peter DeBoer in the aftermath of missing the playoffs for the first time in their franchise history.

May 16, 2022

Islanders hire longtime Trotz assistant Lambert as coach

By: Canadian Press

The Islanders on Monday named Lane Lambert as Trotz's replacement, giving his longtime assistant his first head coaching job in the NHL.

May 16, 2022

2021-22 Ted Lindsay Award finalists: Josi, Matthews and McDavid

By: NHLPA Media Release

Roman Josi, Auston Matthews and Connor McDavid have received the most votes from their peers as the most outstanding player.

May 13, 2022