Today in Hockey History: Los Angeles Kings Wayne Gretzky 2nd in Points

| 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

Washington Capitals Hire Peter Laviolette as Head Coach


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

NHL Rumours: San Jose Sharks, Arizona Coyotes, Seattle Kraken


We’re getting closer to hockey returning, but we still have plenty of NHL rumours for you. The play-in round and round robin tournaments are less than a week away. However, teams that didn’t make it and even the newly-named Seattle Kraken are involved in rumours. Today’s edition is a Pacific Division-oriented one with plenty of […] READ MORE