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skates against the New York Rangers at Madison Square Garden on December 8, 2014 in New York City. The Rangers defeated the Penguins 4-3 in overtime.

Call to the Hall: Pittsburgh Penguins

Welcome to LWOS Hockey’s summer series, Call to the Hall, where we take a look at the next great player from each NHL franchise to get called to the Hockey Hall of Fame. There are a few caveats, the player must be active, and must have played 300 games (or 150 for goaltenders) with the franchise. Check out the previous…

NASHVILLE, TN - APRIL 15:  Craig Smith #15 of the Nashville Predators shoots the puck into the offensive zone past Johnny Oduya #27 of the Chicago Blackhawks during the first overtime period of Game One of the Western Conference Quarterfinals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Bridgestone Arena on April 15, 2015 in Nashville, Tennessee.  (Photo by Frederick Breedon/Getty Images)

Craig Smith’s New Contract Already A Bargain

After having an arbitration hearing on Monday, the Nashville Predators and Craig Smith have come to an agreement on a new contract as opposed to waiting to hear the ruling. The deal is worth five years, and will play him a total of $21.25 million – an average annual value of $4.25 million. The former fourth round pick and Wisconsin…

SUNRISE, FL - APRIL 2:  Jonathan Huberdeau #11 congratulates Jaromir Jagr #68 of the Florida Panthers as he celebrates after scoring a second period goal against the Carolina Hurricanes at the BB&T Center on April 2, 2015 in Sunrise, Florida. The goal counted for Jagr's 1,798 point in the NHL. (Photo by Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

NHL’s 30 in 30: Florida Panthers

For the month of June, Last Word On Sports will be covering each team in our 30 in 30 series. Once a day, we take a look at an NHL team’s past season, what their off-season looks like, and what they could hope to achieve before the start of their 2015-16 season. Everybody wants to get better and improve upon…

Detroit Red Wings v Florida Panthers

On The Powerplay – Playoffs, Coaches, Memorial Cup, and World Championships

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. Dave and Ben are back with an absolutely jam-packed edition of On the Powerplay. The boys…

STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN - MAY 19: Denis Hollenstein (R) of Swiss and Gabriel Landeskog (L) of Sweden battle for the puck during the IIHF World Championship final match between Swiss and Sweden at Globen Arena on May 19, 2013 in Stockholm, Sweden.  (Photo by Martin Rose/Bongarts/Getty Images)

A look at the Fire Power in the 2015 IIHF World Championships – Group A

A look at the Fire Power in the 2015 IIHF World Championships – Group A. Canada is bringing Sidney Crosby, but their opponents are also bringing big names.

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Jaromir Jagr Signs One-Year Deal with Florida Panthers

One day after the NHL regular season, the Florida Panthers made a small and predictable tremble in the hockey world with the announcement of re-signing long time veteran forward, Jaromir Jagr, to a one-year contract extension. Financial details yet to come. BREAKING: #FlaPanthers re-sign Jaromir Jagr to a one-year contract. pic.twitter.com/hcQSE7O4Ih — Florida Panthers (@FlaPanthers) April 12, 2015 Recently, in…

Russia v USA - 2013 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship Quarterfinals

SKA Vice-president Denies Rumors on Kovalchuk Return

A new rumor did surface surrounding Ilya Kovalchuk, current captain of SKA St. Petersburg. Although he’s well-known for his rather explosive retirement from the New Jersey Devils during the summer of 2013, he is now, or so rumors would have us believe, considering a return to the NHL. The rumor comes from Finnish magazine Iltalehti, who claims that  a “trusted source”…

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