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Matt Calvert announces retirement after 10 NHL seasons

By: NHLPA Staff

After 566 regular-season NHL games, Matt Calvert has announced his retirement due to a career-ending injury.

July 22, 2021

From Germany to Ottawa, Josh Norris has developed his game

By: Chris Lomon

Josh Norris' passion for hockey led him to a standout rookie season for the Ottawa Senators. It all started with watching his father, Dwayne, excel on the ice in Germany.

July 22, 2021

Seattle Kraken a fresh opportunity for former Flames' captain Mark Giordano

By: Canadian Press

Mark Giordano has known for a while that leaving the Calgary Flames was a possibility.

July 21, 2021

This or That | John Klingberg

By: NHLPA Staff

Pizza, suits and the Mighty Ducks – John Klingberg makes his picks.

July 21, 2021

Nashville Predators prospect proudly comes out as gay

By: Canadian Press

No active NHL player has come out as gay. Prokop said he hopes his example shows that gay people are welcome in the hockey community.

July 19, 2021

Stars sign Heiskanen for 8 years, trade Dickinson to Canucks

By: Canadian Press

Miro Heiskanen has signed a $67.6 million, eight-year contract with the Dallas Stars, putting him among the highest-paid defensemen in the NHL.

July 17, 2021

One Minute with Elias Pettersson

By: NHLPA Staff

From lucky teammates to his favourite video games, One Minute with Elias Pettersson covers it all.

July 16, 2021

Ross Colton makes most of NHL opportunity with ultimate reward

By: Chris Lomon

According to Robert Colton, younger brother Ross has always worked hard to make the most of opportunity.

July 15, 2021

This or That | Sidney Crosby

By: NHLPA Staff

Faced with some difficult choices, Sidney Crosby picks his favourites in a round of This or That.

July 14, 2021

Bruins extend defenseman Brandon Carlo for 4 years, $24.6M

By: Canadian Press

Carlo, 24, had three goals and one assist and averaged 18:43 in ice time this season, his fifth in Boston.

July 14, 2021

Penguins re-sign forward Blueger to 2-year deal

By: Canadian Press

The team announced Wednesday it signed the 26-year-old forward to a two-year contract with an average salary of $2.2 million.

July 14, 2021

Injured Bruins defenseman Kevan Miller retires at 33

By: Canadian Press

Boston Bruins defenseman Kevan Miller, who has played in just 28 games since breaking his kneecap in 2019, announced his retirement.

July 14, 2021

Harvard Business program gets high marks from NHL players

By: Chris Lomon

Brian Elliott, Sam Gagner, Darnell Nurse and James van Riemsdyk are already utilizing the knowledge they’ve gained in preparation for life off the ice.

July 14, 2021

Predators goaltender Pekka Rinne retiring after 15 seasons

By: Canadian Press

A four-time Vezina finalist, Rinne went 369-213-75 in his career after being the No. 258th pick overall in the 2004 NHL entry draft.

July 13, 2021

Interim no more: Ducharme rewarded for Canadiens' electric Cup final run

By: Canadian Press

The Canadiens have announced that Ducharme has agreed to a three-year contract extension through the 2023-24 season.

July 13, 2021

Oilers acquire veteran defenceman Duncan Keith in trade with Chicago

By: Canadian Press

Veteran defenceman Duncan Keith wanted to be closer to home, and the Edmonton Oilers appeared to be the right fit.

July 12, 2021

One Minute with Thomas Chabot

By: NHLPA Staff

All you can learn about Thomas Chabot in one minute.

July 9, 2021

Former NHL defenseman Bryan 'Bugsy' Watson dies at 78

By: Canadian Press

Former NHL defenseman Bryan “Bugsy” Watson, who played for Scotty Bowman, with Doug Harvey and coached Wayne Gretzky, has died.

July 9, 2021

Devils re-sign defenseman Jonas Siegenthaler to 2-year deal

By: Canadian Press

The New Jersey Devils re-signed restricted free agent defenseman Jonas Siegenthaler to a two-year contract worth $2,250,000 on Friday.

July 9, 2021

Tampa Bay Lightning win 2021 Stanley Cup

By: Chris Lomon

Andrei Vasilevskiy posted a shutout and Ross Colton scored the game-winner in Wednesday’s Game 5 as the Tampa Bay Lightning became back-to-back Stanley Cup Champions.

July 7, 2021