Kirby Dach Signs With The Montreal Canadiens

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After being traded at the NHL Draft, restricted free agent centre Kirby Dach has signed a contract with his new team, the Montreal Canadiens. It’s a four-year, $3.3625 AAV contract that will carry him through the 2025-26 season. With much more to prove, this is a good deal for him at this time and a […] READ MORE



How The Vegas Golden Knights Can Get Back In The Playoffs

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One of the greatest expansion teams ever assembled is the Vegas Golden Knights. Success followed immediately and the fan base has been blessed with playoff hockey and fun ever since. It’s a great atmosphere with the intro and theatrics, but this past season was the first time the team missed the playoffs. It is like […] READ MORE


The Best And Worst Free Agent Signings By The New Jersey Devils

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There was once upon a time where the New Jersey Devils lived in the glory days. The core of the team was based around stat goaltender Martin Brodeur and stout defence in Scott Stevens, Ken Daneyko, and Scott Niedermayer. Prolific forwards made a name for themselves and the team went on to win the Stanley […] READ MORE


Vegas Golden Knights Acquire Goalie From San Jose Sharks

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There have been numerous question marks surrounding the Vegas Golden Knights. After the first time the team has missed the playoffs, many are wondering how they can get back there. The team has seen some big names such as Max Pacioretty being shipped off to the Carolina Hurricanes but also starting goalie Robin Lehner being out […] READ MORE


NHL Rumours: Philadelphia Flyers Could Move On From Forward

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The Philadelphia Flyers are in a weird spot. And everything that went wrong last season went wrong. The team was far away from being a playoff contender. Things went so bad they had to make a coaching change. To make matters worse, Philadelphia said goodbye to longtime captain Claude Giroux, who is now on the […] READ MORE


NHL Rumours: Ottawa Senators Could Move On From Goaltender

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After seeing how loaded the Eastern Conference is, one team went on to improve. The Ottawa Senators made headlines early in the offseason. Between acquiring Alex DeBrincat from the Chicago Blackhawks and signing long-time Philadelphia Flyers captain Claude Giroux, joy has crept in for the fan base. There has been a lot of buzz around […] READ MORE


Detroit Red Wings Best And Worst Free Agent Signings

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Welcome to Last Word on Hockey’s 2022 summer series, exploring the best and worst free agent signings for each NHL team of the post-lockout, salary cap era. With this past offseason seeing some big splashes (and potential gambles) like Johnny Gaudreau, Claude Giroux, John Klingberg, and others, it’s time to take a look at how […] READ MORE


Noah Dobson Signs Extension with New York Islanders

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The New York Islanders and Noah Dobson have agreed to a contract extension. Financial terms of the deal haven’t been disclosed. This contract keeps Dobson on Long Island for three years. After the type of season he had, this was a no-brainer decision by general manager Lou Lamoriello. The Isles also signed Alexander Romanov and […] READ MORE


Are The Calgary Flames Better Or Worse Going Into Next Season?

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If there is one team that had the craziest off-season, it is the Calgary Flames. Every off-season is filled with fireworks, but nobody set them off entirely as the Flames did. The team said goodbye to a pair of superstars but managed to add high calibre talent to replace them. A team coming off a […] READ MORE