NHL All-Star Game Rosters Re-Done – Western Conference Edition

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When the NHL All-Star rosters were announced a few weeks ago, some controversial choices were made. Were the three defensemen picked for the Pacific Division really better than Mark Giordano? With that in mind, we took a look at the choices made and created a team of rejects. How would a second team for each […] READ MORE


Nashville Predators Forward Ryan Johansen Suspended Two Games

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The NHL Department of Player Safety has announced that Nashville Predators forward Ryan Johansen was suspended for two games. This is his first career suspension. Nashville’s Ryan Johansen has been suspended for two games for high-sticking Winnipeg’s Mark Scheifele. https://t.co/7hLAUSFrZS — NHL Player Safety (@NHLPlayerSafety) January 18, 2019 Ryan Johansen Suspended Ryan Johansen loses $86,021.50 […] READ MORE



Robert Bortuzzo Inks Three Year Extension with St. Louis Blues

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The St. Louis Blues have signed veteran defenseman Robert Bortuzzo to a three-year contract extension worth $4.125 million. Bortuzzo is now under contract with the Blues through the 2021-22 National Hockey League season. #stlblues announce they’ve agreed on a 3-year contract extension with defenseman Robert Bortuzzo ($1.375 AAV). — Jeremy Rutherford (@jprutherford) December 15, 2018 […] READ MORE


Dallas Stars Miro Heiskanen Shining Bright

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Dallas Stars rookie defenseman Miro Heiskanen has been exceeding the expectations set for him this season. The 19-year-old Finnish blueliner was drafted third overall by the Dallas Stars at the 2017 National Hockey League Entry Draft. In 32 games played, Heiskanen has tallied seven goals and ten assists for a total of 17 points. He […] READ MORE



Colorado Avalanche Look Great After A Hot Start

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After a killer year in 2017-18, many people placed the Colorado Avalanche in the “likely to regress” category for this season. After all, they shot way up the board from the year prior. In 2016-17, Colorado finished with a franchise-low 48 points. Just a year later, the team put up 95 points and qualified for […] READ MORE



The 4th Line Hockey Podcast #148 – The Central Division Preview

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Last Word on Hockey is pleased to present our new hockey podcast, The 4th Line Hockey Podcast. Coming from Calgary, AB and Nanaimo, BC, Carl and Joel provide their own unique and fun view of hockey. Every week the guys share their thoughts on the news of the week, have a variety of guests from […] READ MORE