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


Minnesota Wild Name Jared Spurgeon Captain

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The Minnesota Wild have announced their second full-time captain in their history. Jared Spurgeon will be replacing Mikko Koivu after he signed with the Columbus Blue Jackets this off-season. This announcement comes 10 days before the start of the 2020-21 NHL regular season. BREAKING: The 'Spurgeon General' has a new rank: CAPTAIN Jared Spurgeon has […] READ MORE





Minnesota Wild Postseason Key: Jared Spurgeon

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Jared Spurgeon is one of the longest tenured Minnesota Wild players. His coaches and teammates will rely on him in numerous ways to provide playoff success. Jared Spurgeon is the Key to Success Minnesota Wild defenceman Jared Spurgeon is one of the most underrated players in the National Hockey League. He does more than just […] READ MORE



Minnesota Wild Team of the Decade

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Last Word On Hockey brings our Team of the Decade series. We will dive into the best player at each position this decade for every organization. The biggest and best at each position, with the most memorable moments of the decade. Here is the Minnesota Wild Team of the Decade lineup. Minnesota Wild Decade Team In […] READ MORE


Fantasy Hockey Streamers: Weekend 18

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As the playoffs draw closer, I’ll be doing a weekly fantasy hockey streamers piece to hopefully give you a slight edge. Each week, I’ll dive into the highly-coveted Friday-Sunday splits. Most weeks there is a wealth of opportunity to capitalize on some players who can give you two extra starts on light game nights. My […] READ MORE


NHL Rumours: Ottawa Senators, Minnesota Wild, Anaheim Ducks

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NHL Rumours marches on after an exciting All-Star break. The trade deadline is now less than a month away and the market will likely pick up soon. Continue to check in with Last Word on Hockey for the best analysis as soon as news hits. Today’s NHL rumours feature the Ottawa Senators, Minnesota Wild and […] READ MORE