Puck Drop Preview: 2022-23 Boston Bruins

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Last Word on Hockey’s Puck Drop Previews are back for the 2022-23 season! As the regular season approaches, Last Word will preview each team’s current outlook and stories to watch for the upcoming year. We’ll also do our best to project how things will go for each team over the course of the campaign. Today, […] READ MORE


How New Boston Bruins Signings Affect Their Future

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The Boston Bruins made three signings on August 8. Patrice Bergeron re-signed a 1-year deal worth $2.5 million. David Krejci also signed a 1-year deal, which carries only a $1 million cap hit. Lastly, new acquisition Pavel Zacha signed a 1-year $3.5 million deal. Take a more in-depth at these Boston Bruins signings and what […] READ MORE


Boston Bruins Sign Forward To Deal

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The Boston Bruins have signed forward Pavel Zacha to a one year $3.5 million contract. The Bruins acquired Zacha in a trade with the New Jersey Devils, where they sent forward Erik Haula in exchange. This helps avoid an arbitration hearing as Pavel Zacha signs to become an unrestricted free agent next season. Pavel Zacha […] READ MORE


Five Players That Need To Step Up For The Boston Bruins

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If there is one division that has gotten better during the off-season, it is the Atlantic Division. You saw teams such as the Ottawa Senators, Detroit Red Wings, and the Toronto Maple Leafs go out and get players to bolster the clubs. The Tampa Bay Lightning kept its core intact and the Florida Panthers pulled […] READ MORE


Boston Bruins Team Direction Remains Uncertain

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From the moment the team suffered the Game 7 defeat at the hands of the Carolina Hurricanes, the Bruins have had a firework show of an offseason. Don Sweeney finally got the extension everyone expected. The man also fired Bruce Cassidy at Cassidy’s home, while replacing him with Jim Montgomery. Jake DeBrusk rescinded his trade […] READ MORE


Pavel Zacha Traded from New Jersey Devils to Boston Bruins

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Pavel Zacha has been traded from the New Jersey Devils. He is now on to the Boston Bruins, with more details to come. With Pavel Zacha Traded, the Devils will likely continue to look and upgrade their forward core. TSN’s Darren Dreger first had the report. In return, the Devils are getting forward Erik Haula. […] READ MORE



Player Development of Top-10 Picks, Part 9

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Player development seems to always result in more questions than answers. How likely is it for a top pick to pan out? What makes a player a “steal”? Last Word On Hockey will be starting a new series on how to properly develop prospects from all different spots throughout the draft. This week’s piece involves […] READ MORE



NHL Rumours: New Jersey Devils, Florida Panthers, San Jose Sharks

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Hello and welcome to a Sunday edition of NHL Rumours! Every day brings us closer to the start of the 2021-22 season. That means plenty of signings, trades, and general roster adjustments as we approach what is hopefully a return to a normal year of hockey. Today’s NHL Rumours feature the New Jersey Devils, Florida […] READ MORE