Florida Panther Anthony Duclair Out With a Lower-Body Injury

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The Florida Panthers announced that forward Anthony Duclair is sidelined for at least a week with an undisclosed lower-body injury. Joel Quenneville says Anthony Duclair out perhaps a week, Frank Vatrano to get a look on top #FlaPanthers line with Barkov and Verhaeghe — George Richards (@GeorgeRichards) March 1, 2021 Anthony Duclair Injured On Monday […] READ MORE


Last Word on Habs Pod: Montreal Canadiens in Freefall

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The Last Word on Habs Pod is brought to you by the Last Word on Sports Network. Co-hosted by the LWOH Montreal Canadiens team manager Connor Lapalme and Johannes Wheeldon, it is a weekly look at the Habs and features guests from the Last Word on Sports community and others. Join us for smart takes, controversial opinions, and news you […] READ MORE


Top Depth Forwards to Start the 2021 NHL Season

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A good hockey team has balance among four forward lines. A team that relies on one particular line will not find much success. Depth is one of the most important factors to a team’s forward core. Bottom-six forwards normally penalty kill, block shots, and get pucks deep. Depth players can also bring a more physical […] READ MORE



2021 NHL Draft Class Introductions: Isak Rosen

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Welcome to Last Word on Hockey’s 2021 NHL Draft Class introductions. 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 […] READ MORE


Frederik Andersen and the Seven Stages of Grief

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The Toronto Maple Leafs snapped their two-game losing streak with a 2-1 victory over the Ottawa Senators on Wednesday night. Toronto’s win came after miserable collapses against North Division rivals Ottawa and Montreal. The role Frederik Andersen played in Toronto’s historic capitulation against the Senators has been among the main talking points of the week. […] READ MORE


New York Rangers Kaapo Kakko Undergoes Major Transformation

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After a horrible rookie season that left many worried for his future, Kaapo Kakko has progressed into a new player. In 2019-20, then teenage Kakko was not only one of the worst players on his own New York Rangers team, but in the entire league. Now, 20-year-old Kakko has provided Rangers fans with a reason […] READ MORE


Former Boston Bruin Par Lindholm Goes Home to Sweden

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Recently released Boston Bruins forward Par Lindholm is packing up his skates and heading back home to Sweden. The 29-year-old centre has signed a contract with a team in the Swedish Elite League’s Skellefteå. Par Lindholm Signs in Sweden The forward was in his third season in the NHL, having played with the Toronto Maple Leafs […] READ MORE


Last Word on Habs Pod: Montreal Canadiens Failed Tests

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The Last Word on Habs Pod is brought to you by the Last Word on Sports Network. Co-hosted by the LWOH Montreal Canadiens team manager Connor Lapalme and Johannes Wheeldon, it is a weekly look at the Habs and features guests from the Last Word on Sports community and others. Join us for smart takes, controversial opinions, and news you […] READ MORE