Pittsburgh Penguins Roster Projection for the 2022-23 Season

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The Pittsburgh Penguins season is now over and thought of the roster for 2022-23 are already afoot. Artemi Panarin‘s overtime-winner sealed the Pens’ fate and forced thoughts of next year. As the season has progressed, holes have been visible down the lineup for the Penguins. What team doesn’t have holes? Okay maybe the Colorado Avalanche […] READ MORE



Jordan Kyrou Has Been MVP of the St. Louis Blues This Season

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St. Louis Blues forward Jordan Kyrou set an NHL outdoor game record with four points. Kyrou was named the first star of the week last week. He had an assist on the game-tying goal with 46.3 seconds left in regulation Sunday afternoon against the Dallas Stars. He scored the game-winning goal just 18.2 seconds later, […] READ MORE



Can the St. Louis Blues Win Without David Perron?

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St. Louis Blues fans were just celebrating David Perron getting his 56th, 57thand 58thpoints of the season Thursday. With his 56thpoint, he became the first Blues player since Pavol Demitra in the 2002-03 season to average a point per game. Blues fans were looking forward to watching Perron do his thing again in the playoffs. […] READ MORE


2020-21 St. Louis Blues: Causes for Concern

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20 games into the season and the 2019 Stanley Cup Champion St. Louis Blues are struggling. The team currently stands at 10 – 8 – 2 which is good enough for second in the West Division. However, the Kings, Coyotes, Wild and Avalanche all have games in hand on the Blues. Even more alarming are […] READ MORE


Puck Drop Preview: 2020-21 St. Louis Blues

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Welcome to Puck Drop Preview 2020-21, where Last Word on Hockey gives you a detailed look at each team from around the NHL leading to the start of this hockey season and offers our insight and analysis. Make sure to stick around until the end of the series, where we’ll offer our full predictions for the standings […] READ MORE


Joe Thornton San Jose Sharks Legacy: Folklore

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We’re on to the second article in our four-part look at the San Jose Sharks career of Joe Thornton. Joe Thornton Sharks Legacy: Brilliance Now: Joe Thornton Sharks Legacy: Folklore Next: Joe Thornton Sharks Legacy: California Joe Thornton Sharks Legacy: Toronto With the departure of Joe Thornton, not only does the best player in San […] READ MORE



St. Louis Blues Forward Robert Thomas is Underrated

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With centres on the St. Louis Blues roster like Brayden Schenn and Ryan O’Reilly, it may be easy to overlook Robert Thomas, but don’t do it. The rest of the league underestimates the second-year centre. When opposing teams think of the Blues’ forwards they need to watch out for, their minds automatically go to the […] READ MORE