Interview with Jack Han on Hockey Tactics and Chaos

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Jack Han understands that hockey is a game of chaos. Players are dropped into the middle of it to get through as best they can. Ideally, they maximize it on the attack and reduce it on defence. The job of coaches is to teach them how to do this. Chaos in Hockey with Jack Han […] READ MORE


Today in Hockey History: Team USA Coach Herb Brooks Born

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Hockey is finally 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 August 5th, featuring Herb Brooks. […] READ MORE


Jersey Joe Corner Podcast: Remembering 1980: The Miracle On Ice

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The boys are back with another edition of the Jersey Joe Corner Podcast. Jersey Joe Stanislau and Jim Biringer from lastwordonhockey.com have a special guest joining them as they celebrate the 40th Anniversary of the Miracle on Ice. Dan Carubia, who was there live in Lake Placid when the United States upset the Soviet Union. He takes the […] READ MORE


40 Years Later The Miracle On Ice Still Has A Lasting Impact

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“Do You Believe in Miracles? Yes!!!” The words were spoken by legendary sports commentator Al Michaels 40 years ago in Lake Placid. The United States hockey team defeated the Soviet Union 4-3 in the medal round to advance to the gold medal game against Finland. This is the greatest upset in sports history. Not only […] READ MORE