Puck Drop Preview: 2022-23 Chicago Blackhawks

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Last Word On Hockey’s Puck Drop Previews are back for the 2022-23 season! As the regular season approaches, Last Word will preview each team’s current outlook and stories to watch for the upcoming year. We’ll also do our best to project how things will go for each team over the course of the campaign. Today, […] READ MORE


Report: Dallas Stars Bring On Peter DeBoer As Head Coach

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The Dallas Stars have found a bench boss this offseason. From Elliotte Friedman, the Stars have brought on Peter DeBoer to their coaching staff. This move comes after Rick Bowness mutually agreed to part ways with the team. Hearing that Peter DeBoer will be the next head coach of the Dallas Stars. — Elliotte Friedman […] READ MORE


Envisioning the Edmonton Oilers Offseason Moves

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To the surprise (or not) of many fans, the Edmonton Oilers made it all the way to Round Three before being swept by the Colorado Avalanche. Unsurprisingly, Connor McDavid and Leon Draisaitl (on one good ankle) were the focal points of the team. Also unsurprisingly, their issues as a team were exploited dramatically by the […] READ MORE


Colorado Avalanche Goaltender Out For Game 2

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Colorado Avalanche fans and players are worrying about the news that broke today. Starting goaltender Darcy Kuemper is out for Game 2 tonight. He mysteriously left Game 1 midway through, seemingly uninjured. However, we learned after the game he was suffering from blurry vision. Avalanche's Darcy Kuemper won't play in Game 2 vs. Edmonton Oilers. […] READ MORE


Viktor Arvidsson To Miss Time With Back Surgery

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As the postseason is in full swing, players out of the playoffs begin recovering from the long season. One of those is Viktor Arvidsson, who will miss three to five months with back surgery. This decision comes after the Los Angeles Kings were eliminated by the Edmonton Oilers in seven games in Round 1. Kings' […] READ MORE


Peter DeBoer Fired By Vegas Golden Knights

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The Vegas Golden Knights become the second non-playoff team to make a big coaching change this offseason. Peter DeBoer was fired by the team, reported Monday morning. This move comes after Vegas missed the playoffs for the first time in franchise history. More coaching changes today. Peter DeBoer out in Vegas. — Darren Dreger (@DarrenDreger) […] READ MORE


Brayden Point Leaves Game With Injury

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Tampa Bay Lightning star forward Brayden Point has left the game against the Toronto Maple Leafs with an apparent leg injury. Point went into the boards awkwardly and his right leg spun around. He left the game under his own power, without putting any weight on his right leg. Update: he has returned for the […] READ MORE


Antti Raanta Leaves Game With Upper-Body Injury

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Carolina Hurricanes goaltender Antti Raanta left Game Two against the Boston Bruins injured, suffering an upper-body injury. David Pastrnak was driving hard to the net and collided with Raanta, causing the injury. Antti Raanta will not return to tonight’s game due to an upper-body injury. — Hurricanes PR (@CanesPR) May 5, 2022 Antti Raanta Leaves […] READ MORE


Report: Kevin Cheveldayoff Extended By Winnipeg Jets At End Of Season

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The Winnipeg Jets have reportedly made a business decision in their higher-ups. Kevin Cheveldayoff was extended by the team for three years. It was originally broken by Ken Wiebe on Twitter. On top of some fascinating comments from Mark Scheifele, @WiebesWorld reports that #nhljets GM Kevin Cheveldayoff has been given a 3-year contract extension. https://t.co/ueOx6OiOTu […] READ MORE


Carey Price To Make Season Debut Tonight

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Long has the Montreal Canadiens fanbase waited for this day. Goaltender Carey Price will make his season debut tonight against the New York Islanders. He has missed all of the season so far, as he stepped back due to mental health reasons in October. Mike Pezzetta will replace Tyler Pitlick in #Habs roster tonight and […] READ MORE