New York Islanders Trade for, Bolster Depth With Braydon Coburn

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The Ottawa Senators have completed their second trade in a span of about 10 minutes, while half of all hockey fans sleep, by dealing away Braydon Coburn. The New York Islanders will receive the veteran defenseman for the low, low price of a seventh-round draft pick in 2022.  #Isles Transaction: The New York Islanders have […] READ MORE


Jonas Siegenthaler Traded to the New Jersey Devils

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The New Jersey Devils have swung a trade deal with the Washington Capitals. The Capitals have sent defenseman Jonas Siegenthaler to the Devils for the Arizona Coyotes’ third-round pick in 2021.  🚨 TRADE ALERT 🚨 We have acquired Jonas Siegenthaler from Washington in exchange for Arizona’s conditional third-round pick in the 2021 NHL Draft.#NJDevils | […] READ MORE


How Good is the David Savard deal for Tampa Bay?

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Acquiring Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman David Savard, the defending Stanley Cup Champions are back at it again. After acquiring Blake Coleman and Barclay Goodrow for relatively steep prices at last year’s deadline, they made a deal ahead of this year’s to bolster their defensive core. Here’s how this trade looks for Tampa Bay.  David Savard […] READ MORE


2021 NHL Draft Class Introductions: Theo Rochette

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Welcome to Last Word on Hockey’s 2021 NHL Draft Class introductions. The 2020 Draft class was a blast, and the 2021 NHL draft should be too. Alexis Lafreniere was the first overall pick for the New York Rangers in ‘20, but who will it be in ‘21? How about we here at Last Word introduce […] READ MORE


2021 NHL Draft Class Introductions: Brady Burns

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Welcome to Last Word on Hockey’s 2021 NHL Draft Class introductions. The 2020 Draft class was a blast, and the 2021 NHL draft should be too. Alexis Lafreniere was the first overall pick for the New York Rangers in ‘20, but who will it be in ‘21? How about we here at Last Word introduce […] READ MORE


Detroit Red Wings Trade Deadline Decisions Loom

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The Detroit Red Wings are going to be sellers at this year’s deadline. That much is no secret. But what would be the best-case scenario for the Red Wings at the deadline? Here at Last Word on Hockey, we will look into the various rumours surrounding the Red Wings and find the best-case scenario deadline […] READ MORE


NHL Draft Pick Development Top Three Picks: Patience is Key

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Over the last several months, I have been crunching numbers, trying to solve the many questions of  NHL draft pick development. With that, we here at Last Word On Hockey will be starting a new series on how to properly develop prospects from all different spots throughout the draft.  Top Three NHL Draft Pick Development […] READ MORE


2021 NHL Draft Class Introductions: Fyodor Svechkov

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Welcome to Last Word on Hockey’s 2021 NHL Draft Class introductions. The 2020 Draft class was a blast, and the 2021 NHL draft should be too. Alexis Lafreniere was the first overall pick for the New York Rangers in ‘20, but who will it be in ‘21? How about we here at Last Word introduce […] READ MORE



2021 Draft Class Introductions: Fabian Lysell

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Welcome to Last Word on Hockey’s 2021 NHL Draft Class introductions. The 2020 Draft class was a blast, and the 2021 NHL draft should be too. Alexis Lafreniere was the first overall pick for the New York Rangers in ‘20, but who will it be in ‘21? How about we here at Last Word introduce […] READ MORE