Puck Drop Preview: 2022-23 Carolina Hurricanes

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Last Word on Hockey’s Puck Drop Previews is back for the 2022-23 season! As the regular season approaches, Last Word will preview each team’s current outlook and stories to watch for the upcoming year. We’ll also do our best to project how things will go for each team over the course of the campaign. Today, […] READ MORE


Max Pacioretty Sidelined With Injury

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The Carolina Hurricanes have been dealt a low blow. After making a positive announcement with the signing of young forward Martin Necas, the team made a not-so-positive announcement. Max Pacioretty will be sidelined with an injury. After rupturing his Achilles tendon, Pacioretty will undergo surgery and be sidelined for the next six months. A low […] READ MORE



Lady Byng Predictions 2022

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Welcome to Last Word on Hockey’s 2022 award predictions series. As the regular season wraps up and the playoffs begin, we’ll be taking a look at potential nominees and winners for the major NHL awards. The 2022 NHL Awards will be a one-hour show between Games 3 and 4 of the 2022 Stanley Cup Final, […] READ MORE




Fantasy Hockey Waiver Wire Pickups – Week 20

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We’re back to what looks like more of a conventional week in the National Hockey League. With the rescheduled games in the rearview, only six games separate the teams with the most games played (Anaheim, Pittsburgh, and Seattle) with the New York Islanders who are the only team that has yet to hit the 50-game […] READ MORE


NHL Announces Jaccob Slavin as Lady Byng Winner

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On June 19th, the NHL awarded Jaccob Slavin as the winner of the Lady Byng Memorial Trophy. The Lady Byng recipient received the honors from votes cast by the Professional Hockey Writers Association. To win the Lady Byng, one must be judged best at exhibiting both sportsmanship and gentlemanly conduct, along with a high level of playing […] READ MORE



NHL Rumours: Vancouver Canucks, New York Islanders, More

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March has finally arrived and the NHL rumours are picking up. We’re moving towards the April 12 trade deadline, but the COVID-19 pandemic makes everything uncertain. Money is tighter, so teams will be careful on when or if they make moves. Today’s NHL rumours focus on the Vancouver Caucks, New York Islanders and Columbus Blue […] READ MORE