Connor McDavid Receives Fine For Elbowing Jesperi Kotkaniemi

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The Department of Player Safety has fined league-leading points scorer Connor McDavid $5,000 following his high-hit on Montreal Canadiens forward Jesperi Kotkaniemi. The DOPS announced McDavid’s fine, which is the maximum allowable under the Collective Bargaining Agreement, on Wednesday. Edmonton’s Connor McDavid has been fined $5,000, the maximum allowable under the CBA, for Elbowing Montreal’s […] READ MORE


Upcoming Offseason is Critical for Edmonton Oilers Future

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The Edmonton Oilers’ future success can no longer rely solely on McDavid and Draisaitl. For far too long the franchise has ridden its stars and it’s shown in their current era of mediocrity. It’s time for some big improvements while they have the chance. Luckily, this coming off-season is the best opportunity they will get […] READ MORE


NHL Predictions for February 15th – Late Games

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Welcome back to NHL Predictions, February 15th edition! Each day, the Last Word on Hockey team will break down every game and give our NHL predictions for each game. This is the late game slate of NHL Predictions for February 15th. Be sure and check out the early games of NHL Predictions too. NHL Predictions Chicago […] READ MORE



NHL Predictions for January 31 – Late Games

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Welcome back to NHL Predictions, January 31st edition! Each day, the Last Word on Hockey team will break down every game and give our NHL predictions for each game. This is the late game slate of NHL Predictions. Be sure and check out the early games of NHL Predictions too. NHL Predictions New York Islanders vs. […] READ MORE


NHL Predictions for January 30th – Early Games

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Welcome back to NHL Predictions, January 30th edition! Each day, the Last Word on Hockey team will break down every game and give our NHL predictions for each game. This is the early game slate of NHL Predictions for January 30th. Be sure and check out the late games too. NHL Predictions New Jersey Devils […] READ MORE


Toronto Maple Leafs Veteran Joe Thornton Out with Injury

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The Toronto Maple Leafs announced today that centre Joe Thornton is set to miss one month after sustaining an upper-body injury. Thornton was injured during the third period of Wednesday night’s game between the Maple Leafs and the Edmonton Oilers. Joe Thornton is out one month with a fractured rib — Elliotte Friedman (@FriedgeHNIC) January […] READ MORE


NHL Predictions for January 16 – Early Games

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Welcome back to NHL Predictions! Each day, the Last Word on Hockey team will break down every game and give our NHL predictions for each game. This is the early game slate of NHL Predictions. Be sure and check out the late games of NHL Predictions too. NHL Predictions Boston Bruins Vs New Jersey Devils Head-to-Head: […] READ MORE


Edmonton Oilers Mike Smith Out

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The Edmonton Oilers have lost goaltender Mike Smith. The veteran hasn’t played yet, but he has encountered an obstacle just the same. The news comes on the heals of a strong victory over the Vancouver Canucks Thursday evening. Patrick Johnson of the Vancouver Sun announced the absence Friday afternoon. Source tells me Oilers goalie Mike […] READ MORE


2020-21 North Division Preview

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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