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NHL Player Development of Matt Puempel

Player Development Of First Round Picks: Matt Puempel

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 […] READ MORE

Cal Peterson, LA Kings

Cal Petersen on Waivers

The Los Angeles Kings announced that they have put Calvin Petersen on the waiver wire today, according to a tweet by Elliotte Friedman. Cal Peterson (LA) on waivers — Elliotte Friedman (@FriedgeHNIC) November 30, 2022 Kings Put Cal Petersen on Waivers The day after a bizarre, high-scoring game at home, Kings management decided that enough […] READ MORE

Kris Letang Stroke

Kris Letang Out Indefinitely After Suffering Stroke

The Pittsburgh Penguins announced that defenseman Kris Letang would be out indefinitely after suffering a stroke Monday. Letang will undergo further evaluation, but the team reports that he is not currently experiencing any lasting effects, and does not expect his status to affect his career long-term.  Kris Letang is out indefinitely after suffering a stroke […] READ MORE