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Kris Letang Out Indefinitely With Concussion

On Saturday afternoon Pittsburgh Penguins star defenceman Kris Letang took a hard hit from Arizona Coyotes forward Shane Doan.  He left the ice and crashed down hard before hitting the boards. Letang left the contest and did not return. He had to be helped off by teammates and was taken to a local hospital. Kris Letang Out Indefinitely With Concussion…

Vancouver Canucks v Ottawa Senators

Sbisa, Weber Stepping up for Canucks

With the NHL regular season nearing an end, it’s that time of year where teams are either trying to get set for the playoffs (either preparing for a run or scratching their way in), or simply playing out the stretch, and when it comes to the Vancouver Canucks, they most certainly fall into the former category. With every game requiring…

St Louis Blues v Calgary Flames

It’s Time For the St. Louis Blues to Take the Next Step

The St. Louis Blues have been one of the best regular season teams in the past few years. Coached by Ken Hitchcock, the Blues are a defensively strong team but in the playoffs a lack of scoring at key times has been a weakness. They have suffered early exits at the hands of recent Stanley Cup champions in the Chicago…

Calgary Flames v Arizona Coyotes

Tape to Tape- The NWHL and the Jack Adams Race

We at Last Word On Sports are always looking for new and innovative ways to bring our fans more coverage and even further in-depth analysis of the sports they love. Check out today’s episode of our hockey podcast, “Tape to Tape,” featuring two LWOS Hockey Analysts, Chicago-native brothers Dom and Cristiano Simonetta. Check them out every Saturday right here at…

Detroit Red Wings v Florida Panthers

Team Effort A Must For Red Wings

Let’s go back to February 28th. The Red Wings just capped one of the toughest road trips of the season at 4-1-1, beating the likes of Chicago, San Jose, a desperate Dallas team, and the then-best team in the NHL, the Nashville Predators. They were a point away from snagging the number two seed and had 81 points with 20…

Ice Hockey - Winter Olympics Day 9 - Russia v Slovakia

On the Powerplay – Kovalchuk, KHL Rumors, Hamburgler, Playoff Races, more

Last Word on Sports is proud to present their hockey podcast, On the Powerplay with Ben and Dave.  Join Ben Kerr and Dave Gove each week as they take a look around the Hockey World focusing on the big issues of the NHL and elsewhere. In this episode of On the Powerplay Dave and Ben dive into the Ilya Kovalchuk…