Puck Drop Preview: 2018-19 Tampa Bay Lightning

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Welcome to Puck Drop Preview 2018-19, where Last Word on Hockey gives you a detailed look at each team from around the NHL leading to the start of this hockey season and offers our insight and analysis. Make sure to stick around until the end of the series, where we’ll offer our full predictions for […] READ MORE


Toronto Maple Leafs Alternate Captains Announced

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Toronto Maple Leafs head coach Mike Babcock sat down with TSN insider Darren Dreger to make an announcement many had been speculating for months about. The Toronto Maple Leafs alternate captains announced today did not surprise many fans.  As expected, there will not be a captain to start this season. Instead, it has been awarded […] READ MORE


Los Angeles Kings Defenseman Slava Voynov Not Cleared to Return to NHL

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The NHL has ruled that former Los Angeles Kings defenseman Slava Voynov is not allowed to come back to league at this time. Since 2015, he’s been playing in the KHL with SKA St. Petersburg. While his contract with the Kings was terminated, the team retained his rights. NHL source says Slava Voynov has NOT been cleared […] READ MORE



Eastern Conference Players Lined Up For Breakout Seasons

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As the offseason winds down and teams prepare for October, many young players are training hard to increase their impact on the ice. We will look at players under the age of 23 that are poised to have a breakout season in no particular order. In this article, the focus will be placed on Eastern […] READ MORE


Kevin Hayes Re-Signs With The New York Rangers

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New York Rangers forward, Kevin Hayes, has re-signed a one-year deal worth $5.125 million. He was a restricted free agent going into this off-season and will become an unrestricted free agent following the end of the contract. OFFICIAL: #NYR have agreed to terms with RFA Kevin Hayes on a one-year contract. pic.twitter.com/6eeSbLGQQ9 — New York […] READ MORE


Franchise Best: Anaheim Ducks 2006-07 Season

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The Franchise Best Series comes to you to dive into the all-time best single season for every organization. This, of course, includes post-season results. Join us for a look back at some of the most memorable moments in each franchise’s history. Here is the Anaheim Ducks best season. Anaheim Ducks 2006-07 Season Previous Year and […] READ MORE


Alex Burrows Retires, Joins Montreal Canadiens AHL Affiliate Laval Rocket As Assistant Coach

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Earlier today, former Vancouver Canucks and Ottawa Senators winger, Alex Burrows retired from the NHL. He didn’t spend very long away from the game. Mere moments later he was appointed to the assistant coach position with the Laval Rocket, the Montreal Canadiens AHL affiliate. Alexandre Burrows appointed assistant coach with the Laval Rocket. DETAILS ➡️ https://t.co/8jnRESj8AT#GoHabsGo […] READ MORE


San Jose Sharks Re-Sign Joe Thornton

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The San Jose Sharks have re-signed superstar free agent center, Joe Thornton to a one year contract worth $5 million. His new deal will take him through the 2018-2019 season. READ MORE


Vladislav Namestnikov Re-Signs With The New York Rangers

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New York Rangers forward, Vladislav Namestnikov, re-signed with the team that traded for him at last year’s NHL trade deadline. His new deal is worth $8 million over the span of two-years for $4 million AAV per season. He entered this summer as a restricted free agent. Post has learned that Rangers are re-signing Namestnikov. […] READ MORE