Jesse Puljujarvi is the Star the Edmonton Oilers Forgot

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The Edmonton Oilers have had a very monotonous history with winger Jesse Puljujarvi. The team drafted Puljujarvi fourth overall in the 2016 NHL Draft and brought him to the NHL immediately after. But despite the rush to the league, the Oilers were clearly hesitant to use him much in the 2016-17 season. He only appeared […] READ MORE


Re-Signing Tyler Ennis Could Greatly Benefit the Edmonton Oilers

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The Edmonton Oilers had an interesting season. Their regular season surprised many and saw them near the top of the Western Conference standings. However, when they got to the bubble, they lost to the Chicago Blackhawks in a massive upset. This once again has many Oilers fans questioning where they should go from here. General […] READ MORE


NHL Rumours: Boston Bruins, Edmonton Oilers and Nashville Predators

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Welcome back to another edition of NHL Rumours from the crew at Last Word on Hockey. The First Round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs is winding down and teams around the league are already starting to prepare for next season. With a flat cap, teams are not going to have the wiggle room they thought […] READ MORE


Today in Hockey History: Jonathan Toews Named Chicago Blackhawks Captain

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Training camps are back, but we at Last Word on Hockey are still going to look back at each date’s historical significance to the game. We’ll remember the moments that shaped the sport of hockey that happened on this day. Here’s our look at this date in hockey history for July 18th, featuring Jonathan Toews. […] READ MORE


NHL Rumours: Boston Bruins, Vancouver Canucks, Edmonton Oilers

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We are inching closer and closer to the resumption of the NHL season. Only a few more days before the start of training camps. With hockey coming, the rumour mill is starting to pick up even more. With things heating up on and off the ice, the team here at Last Word On Hockey will keep […] READ MORE


Dallas Stars One-Hit Wonders

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Welcome to Last Word on Hockey’s One Hit Wonder series. Each day, we will take a look at a new team’s three biggest one-hit wonders. These are players that had one great season or playoff run but never did anything like that again. Join us every day for a new team! Today we take a […] READ MORE


Hockey Hall of Fame Announces Class of 2020

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The Hockey Hall of Fame announced the class of 2020 which includes Jarome Iginla, Marian Hossa, Kevin Lowe, Doug Wilson, Kim St. Pierre, and Ken Holland in the Builders Category. [email protected] Class of 2020: Jarome Iginla, Marian Hossa, Kevin Lowe, Doug Wilson, Kim St. Pierre and Ken Holland (builder). — Frank Seravalli (@frank_seravalli) June 24, […] READ MORE


Detroit Red Wings 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 in franchise history. Here is the Detroit Red Wings decade lineup. Detroit Red Wings Decade Team The […] READ MORE


NHL Rumours: Los Angeles Kings, Edmonton Oilers, Philadelphia Flyers

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It’s time for another edition of our NHL rumours. We take a look at all of the news swirling around possible trades and contracts. It’s the middle of the Christmas season and general managers are looking to get some deals for items on their wish list. Today’s NHL rumours centre on the Los Angels Kings, […] READ MORE


Jeff Blashill On Thin Ice for Detroit Red Wings

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Things are looking pretty bleak right now for Jeff Blashill and the Detroit Red Wings. The team is 7-22-3 and mired in a 12-game losing streak. Detroit boasts a horrific minus-62 goal differential and is two losses from the franchise record. This streak is the second of its kind this season as the Wings won […] READ MORE