Mathieu Joseph Re-Signs with Ottawa Senators

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The Ottawa Senators signed their restricted free agent right winger. Mathieu Joseph re-signs with the Senators on a four-year contract worth $11.8 million, or $2.95 million AAV per season. This contract carries him through the 2025-26 season. News Release: The #Sens have agreed to terms with forward @MathJoseph7 on a four-year, $11.8M (2.95M AAV) contract: […] READ MORE



Ottawa Senators Trade Nick Paul to the Tampa Bay Lightning

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The two-time defending Stanley Cup champions add more depth to their forward group by acquiring Nick Paul from the Ottawa Senators in exchange for Mathieu Joseph and a fourth-round pick in 2024. Roster update: The #Sens have acquired forward Mathieu Joseph and a fourth-round draft pick in 2024 in a trade with @TBLightning in exchange […] READ MORE


Dylan Larkin Faces Department of Player Safety Hearing

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Detroit Red Wings captain Dylan Larkin received a Department of Player Safety hearing for a hit against Tampa Bay Lightning forward Mathieu Joseph.   Detroit’s Dylan Larkin will have a hearing today for Roughing Tampa Bay’s Mathieu Joseph. — NHL Player Safety (@NHLPlayerSafety) October 15, 2021 Dylan Larkin Receives Department of Player Safety Hearing Larkin’s […] READ MORE


Tampa Bay Lightning Roster Different with New Look Third Line

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The Tampa Bay Lightning have a tall task ahead of them this season if they want a three-peat. After losing the Yanni Gourde line – which featured Gourde, Barclay Goodrow and Blake Coleman – they have a massive hole to fill. That line was arguably the key to their back-to-back titles, as they could be […] READ MORE


Today in Hockey History: 1967 NHL Expansion Announced

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Hockey is finally back! Normally we’d be closing in on the mid-way point of the regular season, however, we’re in a different world. Last Word on Hockey is 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 […] READ MORE


Tampa Bay Lightning Sign Alexander Volkov

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The Tampa Bay Lightning have re-signed restricted free agent forward Alexander Volkov. The deal is for one year at the league-minimum salary. This is the second consecutive day that Tampa has signed a player after retaining Erik Cernak and Jan Rutta on the 22nd. Agent Dan Milstein announced the extension Wednesday morning. Alexander Volkov signs […] READ MORE


Tampa Bay Lightning Offseason Primer

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As the NHL moves ahead with its Return to Play plan, Last Word on Hockey is taking a look towards the offseason. In terms of building a franchise, the offseason is the most crucial time of the year for front offices. However, due to COVID-19, the short-term future of how this operates has seen sweeping […] READ MORE


Tampa Bay Lightning Black Aces

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With the announcement of the NHL’s Return to Play plan, the 24 eligible NHL teams are preparing for the Stanley Cup Playoffs. The Tampa Bay Lightning are one of those teams. Last Word on Hockey continues with its Black Aces series, examining teams’ spare players that could make an impact this summer. Today’s installment looks […] READ MORE


Tampa Bay Steven Stamkos Out With Lower-Body Injury

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The Tampa Bay Lightning announced that centre Steven Stamkos is day-to-day with a lower-body injury and will miss tonight’s game against the Columbus Blue Jackets. Injury update: #TBLightning captain Steven Stamkos is listed as day-to-day with a lower-body injury and will be out of tonight’s game in Columbus. #TBLvsCBJ — Tampa Bay Lightning (@TBLightning) February […] READ MORE