Frederik Andersen and the Seven Stages of Grief

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The Toronto Maple Leafs snapped their two-game losing streak with a 2-1 victory over the Ottawa Senators on Wednesday night. Toronto’s win came after miserable collapses against North Division rivals Ottawa and Montreal. The role Frederik Andersen played in Toronto’s historic capitulation against the Senators has been among the main talking points of the week. […] READ MORE





2021 Vancouver Canucks Slow Start Requires Patience

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In any other year, the Vancouver Canucks being at 6-10 would be an unfortunate start, but not something to panic about. Unfortunately for them, they both raised the bar in the last post-season and have not just “lost” games, but lost them in style. Fans, players, and media (though fewer of those than last week) […] READ MORE


Alex Ovechkin Has Options for the 2021 Offseason

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With Alex Ovechkin’s 13-year contract coming to an end with the Capitals after the 2021 NHL season, what does the future hold for Ovechkin and the Capitals? Could we see Ovechkin stay with the Capitals, or walk to another organization? The biggest fish on the market this year, Alex Ovechkin has a lot more left in […] READ MORE



NHL Predictions for January 27th

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Welcome back to NHL Predictions, January 27th edition! Each day, the Last Word on Hockey team will break down every game and give our NHL predictions for each game. There are only two games on today’s slate. NHL Predictions Chicago Blackhawks vs Nashville Predators Head to Head: Chicago 0-1 Nashville The Chicago Blackhawks were opportunistic in […] READ MORE


Arizona Coyotes Darcy Kuemper Off to Slow Start

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When you have a goalie who is ranked in the top-ten in the NHL you expect results. While this season has just started, Arizona Coyotes‘ netminder Darcy Kuemper is not playing up to par. What’s Wrong With Darcy Kuemper? It just seems if you’ve watched Kuemper play in the past, he seems to be off […] READ MORE