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2021 Draft Class Introductions: Who To Watch This Season, Part One
Kyle Pereira - Oct 19, 2020

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 two names to pay attention to this season: Aatu Räty and […]

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Josh Leivo Signs New Deal With Calgary Flames
Erin Butler - Oct 24, 2020

Josh Leivo is getting another chance to prove himself with a new one-year deal worth $875,000 with the Calgary Flames. The #Flames have signed forward Josh Leivo to a one-year contract with an AAV of $875,000. Welcome to the #CofRed, @jleivo17! https://t.co/WEnBUBZmlf — Calgary Flames (@NHLFlames) October 24, 2020 Josh Leivo Signs With Calgary Flames […]

Nikita Nesterov
Calgary Flames Sign Nikita Nesterov

The Calgary Flames have signed defenceman Nikita Nesterov. The veteran blueliner has been in Russia for the past several years, but he is returning to North America. The deal is for one year at the league minimum of $700,000. The team announced the signing late Friday afternoon. Another ✍️ The #Flames have signed defenceman Nikita […]

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Toronto Maple Leafs Re-Sign Travis Dermott
Doug Winkey - Oct 23, 2020

The Toronto Maple Leafs have re-signed defenceman Travis Dermott. The extension for one year with a cap hit of $874,125. The team announced the agreement Friday afternoon. 🖋 Putting pen to paper Travis Dermott has signed a one-year contract extension! #LeafsForever Details: https://t.co/II8XdVKlPb pic.twitter.com/Mee7gwNCu1 — Toronto Maple Leafs (@MapleLeafs) October 23, 2020 Maple Leafs Re-Sign […]

Brendan Gallagher
MnM Hockey Podcast: Montreal Canadiens Brendan Gallagher and Other Signings

Last Word on Hockey presents The MnM Podcast. The latest addition to the stable of LWOH Hockey Podcast Content. Every week Alex Metzger and Chace McCallum will share their thoughts on the news of the week, have a variety of guests from the world of hockey as well as spending some time on original segments. Sit back, listen, […]

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Dmitry Kulikov Signs with New Jersey Devils
Nik Kowalski, Editor - Oct 22, 2020

The New Jersey Devils have announced they have signed free-agent defenceman Dmitry Kulikov to a one-year deal worth $1.15 million. #NEWS: We have signed defenseman Dmitry Kulikov to a one-year contract. Welcome to Jerz! #WeAreOne | @InvestorsBank https://t.co/WlqIdlVHIE — New Jersey Devils (@NJDevils) October 22, 2020 The Devils Sign Dmitry Kulikov Kulikov’s been active in […]

2021 Winter Classic
NHL Postpones 2021 Winter Classic and All-Star Weekend

The National Hockey League announced on they have postponed the 2021 Winter Classic and All-Star Weekend surrounding the uncertainty of the coronavirus pandemic. NHL announces postponement of Winter Classic and All-Star Weekend. https://t.co/sOcHxLGDtz #WinterClassic #NHLAllStar pic.twitter.com/eYDzN8WBiC — NHL Public Relations (@PR_NHL) October 22, 2020 2021 Winter Classic and All-Star Weekend Postponed While this does not […]

Denis Gurianov
Denis Gurianov Re-Signs With Dallas Stars

Denis Gurianov and the Dallas Stars have agreed on a contract extension that will bring the goal-scoring forward back to the “Lone Star” state. The Stars signed Gurianov to a two-year contract worth $5.1 million which carries an annual average value of $2.55 million. GURYYYYY! 👊 We have signed Denis Gurianov to a two-year contract […]

Jake Virtanen
Jake Virtanen Re-Signs with the Vancouver Canucks

The only Vancouver Canucks player to take the team to arbitration this year has signed. Jake Virtanen‘s new two-year deal carries a cap hit of $2.55 million each year. That’s a raise from his previous “Show Me” deal of one year and $1.25 million. #Canucks sign Jake Virtanen to a 2 year deal worth $2.55 […]