Analyzing the Miracle Run of Evan Rodrigues

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Towards the end of 2021, Evan Rodrigues was undoubtedly one of the top and most exciting players in the NHL. His release on a wrist shot was a thing of beauty when he had the puck on the right-wing. Since then he’s cooled down. It doesn’t help he’s playing in a more defensive bottom-six role. With […] READ MORE



Joel Farabee Injured, Week-To-Week for Philadelphia Flyers

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Philadelphia Flyers forward Joel Farabee injured what appeared to be his left arm Wednesday against the New York Rangers. He fell awkwardly into the boards during the first period at Madison Square Garden and was helped off the ice. The team announced Friday the Farabee has indeed sustained an upper-body injury and is considered week-to-week. […] READ MORE


2020 NHL Draft Team Needs: Metropolitan Division

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The NHL Draft is just around the corner and will be done a little differently this year as the COVID-19 pandemic has turned the entire 2020 year upside down. Because of this, the 2020 NHL Draft will be a virtual online draft. Today, we will take a look at the Metropolitan Division and their team […] READ MORE


Washington Capitals Hire Peter Laviolette as Head Coach

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The Washington Capitals have hired former Nashville Predators head coach Peter Laviolette. The Capitals signed the veteran coach to a three-year deal this morning. Capitals Hire Peter Laviolette After firing former head coach Todd Reirden in late August, the Capitals have been looking for their next bench boss to keep the team’s playoff hopes alive. Laviolette […] READ MORE



What Went Wrong for the New York Islanders Season

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Talk about a whirl-wind both on and off the ice for the New York Islanders season. Both this season and last. Between an arena to play their games, an all-league player choosing to leave for his hometown team, and the addition of a Stanley Cup-winning coach and General Manager, the organization looked to have rebounded […] READ MORE


Questions Facing the 2019-20 Metropolitan Division

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With training camps and the preseason finally over, the NHL is set to kick off the 2019-20 regular season on Wednesday. Over the past month, Last Word on Hockey gave you a detailed look into each team during the Puck Drop Preview series to go along with divisional previews. Out of all the divisions, the […] READ MORE


2019-20 Metropolitan Division Preview

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Welcome to Puck Drop Preview 2019-20, where Last Word On Hockey gives you a detailed look at each team from around the NHL leading to the start of this hockey season and offers our insight and analysis. Make sure to stick around until the end of the series, where we’ll offer our full predictions for the standings […] READ MORE