NHL Rumours: Toronto Maple Leafs, Edmonton Oilers, Calgary Flames

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Hello and welcome to a regular Thursday edition of NHL rumours! We are getting closer to the offseason every day. That means plenty of chatter regarding contract extensions from around the league. Things will get busy, so check with Last Word on Hockey frequently for the latest news and analysis. Today’s NHL rumours feature the […] READ MORE


Toronto Maple Leafs Jake Muzzin Out At Least Three Weeks

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The Toronto Maple Leaf’s announced that defenseman Jake Muzzin will be out the next three weeks with a lower body injury. Chris Johnston of Sportsnet first reported the news on Monday. Rasmus Sandin replaces Jake Muzzin for Game 7. — Chris Johnston (@reporterchris) May 31, 2021 Jake Muzzin Injured Muzzin was injured mid-stride while skating […] READ MORE


Jake Muzzin Leaves Game 6 With a Lower Body Injury

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Toronto Maple Leafs defenceman Jake Muzzin left Game 6 of their First Round series against the Montreal Canadiens and didn’t return. The team released that he’s out with a lower-body injury. Jake Muzzin (lower body) will not return to tonight‘s game. — Leafs PR (@LeafsPR) May 30, 2021 Jake Muzzin Out With a Lower Body […] READ MORE




Ben Hutton and His Role With the Toronto Maple Leafs

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The Toronto Maple Leafs made quite a few depth moves this past deadline. They acquired players like Riley Nash, Nick Foligno, and David Rittich in the days leading up. One of the most peculiar additions to me was the addition of Ben Hutton. This is a low-risk addition that I love, but what role does […] READ MORE



Reviewing the Toronto Maple Leafs Trade for Jake Muzzin

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To start the 2018-19 season, the Toronto Maple Leafs were widely considered terrible defensively. Their defence group featured Morgan Rielly, Jake Gardiner, Nikita Zaitsev, Ron Hainsey, Igor Ozhiganov, and second-year pro Travis Dermott. The Leafs had the sixth worst xGA at 5v5 in the NHL; and had allowed the fourth most shot attempts against. Something […] READ MORE


Breaking Down the Recent Toronto Maple Leafs Losing Streak

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Recently, the Toronto Maple Leafs losing streak has parts of Leafs Nation doubting the team. They have gone 1-5-0 in their last six games and have fallen out of first leaguewide. They’ve lost to teams they should be beating on a constant basis. Let’s take a look at what’s happening. A Closer Look at the […] READ MORE