7:42 PM EDT, Fri September 30, 2022
49 mins ago

NHL Rumour: Toronto Maple Leafs Interested In All-Star Defencemen

A new hockey season is upon us, and one team, in particular, to watch out for is the Toronto Maple Leafs. Everyone is already talking about Auston Matthews’ next deal and the fact that Kyle Dubas won’t receive an extension. But today’s rumours involve a defenseman. Arizona Coyotes Jakob Chychrun could be involved in a […] The post NHL Rumour: Toronto Maple Leafs Interested In All-Star Defencemen appeared first on Last Word On Hockey.
3 hours ago

NHL Rumour: Dallas Stars Could Move On From Goaltender For Cap Relief

Pre-season has kicked off and opening night puck drop is around the corner. One team that everyone is talking about is the Dallas Stars. And let’s just say it is not for the greatest reasons. Jim Nill got his extension, and so did goaltender Jake Oettinger, but one player remains unsigned. Top scorer Jason Robertson […] The post NHL Rumour: Dallas Stars Could Move On From Goaltender For Cap Relief appeared first on Last Word On Hockey.
9 hours ago

MnM Hockey Podcast: 2022 Metro Division Preview

Last Word on Hockey presents The MnM Hockey Podcast. The latest addition to the stable of LWOH Hockey Podcast Content. Every week, Alex Metzger and Chace McCallum will share their thoughts on the news of the week, have a variety of guests from the world of hockey as well as spending some time on original […] The post MnM Hockey Podcast: 2022 Metro Division Preview appeared first on Last Word On Hockey.
10 hours ago

Puck Drop Preview: 2022-23 Philadelphia Flyers

Last Word on Hockey’s Puck Drop Previews are back for the 2022-23 season! As the regular season approaches, Last Word will preview each team’s current outlook and stories to watch for the upcoming year. We’ll also do our best to project how things will go for each team over the course of the campaign. Today, […] The post Puck Drop Preview: 2022-23 Philadelphia Flyers appeared first on Last Word On Hockey.
Sep 29, 2022

Three New York Rangers Players To Watch For In Final Preseason Games

It is that time of year again for New York Rangers fans and hockey fans across the league. Preseason is underway and players are battling for those final spots on the roster. With four games remaining before the regular season, here are some players to keep an eye on. New York Rangers Preseason Players To […] The post Three New York Rangers Players To Watch For In Final Preseason Games appeared first on Last Word On Hockey.
Sep 29, 2022

Journeyman Player May Have Found a Home With the Boston Bruins

This will be a crucial start to the season for the Boston Bruins. They will be without three key players in Brad Marchand, Charlie McAvoy, and Matt Grzelcyk to begin the year. But with pre-season underway and players fighting for available roster spots, one name has started to turn heads during these exhibition games. A […] The post Journeyman Player May Have Found a Home With the Boston Bruins appeared first on Last Word On Hockey.
Sep 29, 2022

NHL Player Development Of First Round Picks, Part 22

NHL player development seems to always result in more questions than answers. How likely is it for a top pick to pan out? What makes a player a “steal”? Last Word On Hockey will be starting a new series on how to properly develop prospects from all different spots throughout the draft. This week’s piece […] The post NHL Player Development Of First Round Picks, Part 22 appeared first on Last Word On Hockey.
Sep 29, 2022

Toronto Maple Leafs Re-Sign Defenceman to Contract

The Toronto Maple Leafs have announced that they have re-signed Rasmus Sandin. Sandin was a restricted free agent. Now, the Leafs and Sandin will look to finally break through the first round. The Rasmus Sandin contract carries a $1.4 million AAV and spans two seasons. He will be due for a new contract after the […] The post Toronto Maple Leafs Re-Sign Defenceman to Contract appeared first on Last Word On Hockey.
Sep 29, 2022

Puck Drop Preview: 2022-23 Ottawa Senators

Last Word on Hockey’s Puck Drop Previews are back for the 2022-23 season! As the regular season approaches, Last Word will preview each team’s current outlook and stories to watch for the upcoming year. We’ll also do our best to project how things will go for each team over the course of the campaign. Today, […] The post Puck Drop Preview: 2022-23 Ottawa Senators appeared first on Last Word On Hockey.
Sep 29, 2022

Last Word on Sens Podcast: Tyler Motte Contract and Tryout Offers

Last Word on Hockey presents The Last Word on Sens Podcast. The latest addition to the stable of LWOH Hockey Podcast Content. Every week Alex Metzger will share his thoughts on the news of the week. This news will generally relate to the Ottawa Senators. He will also have a variety of guests from the world […] The post Last Word on Sens Podcast: Tyler Motte Contract and Tryout Offers appeared first on Last Word On Hockey.
Sep 28, 2022

New Jersey Devils Goalies Continue To Shine In Pre-Season Action

After coming off of a win last night against the Montreal Canadiens, a specific trend carried over into the next night. For the second night in a row, the New Jersey Devils goalies have looked really good. That feels good to say if you are a Devils fan. Last night was all about Mackenzie Blackwood, […] The post New Jersey Devils Goalies Continue To Shine In Pre-Season Action appeared first on Last Word On Hockey.
Sep 28, 2022

Puck Drop Preview: 2022-23 New York Rangers

Last Word on Hockey’s Puck Drop Previews is back for the 2022-23 season! As the regular season approaches, Last Word will preview each team’s current outlook and stories to watch for the upcoming year. We’ll also do our best to project how things will go for each team over the course of the campaign. Today, […] The post Puck Drop Preview: 2022-23 New York Rangers appeared first on Last Word On Hockey.
Sep 27, 2022

Florida Panthers Pen Young Goaltender to Three Year Extension

This morning the Florida Panthers announced their extension with their current backup between the pipes, Spencer Knight. Per TSN’s Pierre LeBrun, the three-year contract is worth $4.5 million AAV and will keep Knight on the roster through the 2025-2026 season. Knight was originally selected by Florida in the first round (13th overall) in the 2019 […] The post Florida Panthers Pen Young Goaltender to Three Year Extension appeared first on Last Word On Hockey.
Sep 27, 2022

Top Dallas Stars Defenceman Poised for Breakout Under New Coach

We live in a world where this league has a lot of high-profile defencemen. Everyone knows about Cale Makar, Adam Fox, Roman Josi, Charlie McAvoy, and Victor Hedman. A player that seems to fly under the radar is Dallas Stars defenceman Miro Heiskanen. Heiskanen is great defensively, but the kid has the tools offensively. This […] The post Top Dallas Stars Defenceman Poised for Breakout Under New Coach appeared first on Last Word On Hockey.
Sep 27, 2022

New Jersey Devils’ Goaltender Shines In First Pre-Season Game

Pre-season home is finally underway. Fans get to see their favourite teams hit the ice for the first time in a long time. Even though it is preseason, notable names and starters will get to see game-time action. For the New Jersey Devils, Mackenzie Blackwood was a player to watch in the first preseason game. […] The post New Jersey Devils’ Goaltender Shines In First Pre-Season Game appeared first on Last Word On Hockey.