Washington Capitals Best And Worst Free Agency Signings

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Welcome to Last Word on Hockey’s 2022 summer series, exploring the best and worst free agent signings for each NHL team of the post-lockout, salary cap era. With this past offseason seeing some big splashes (and potential gambles) like Johnny Gaudreau, Claude Giroux, John Klingberg, and others, it’s time to look at how teams have boosted and stunted […] READ MORE


NHL Draft Best Picks: 1980s

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The NHL draft is just under a week away. With any draft, talent can be found all throughout. With that in mind, let’s look back at past decades to see the best pick per round to create the absolute best draft class of the decade. This series will look at the drafts from the 1970s, […] READ MORE


Swedish Red Wings Success: A Decades-Old Tradition

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The Detroit Red Wings have not had a lot to celebrate in the last 6 years.  Their fortunes have soured, but soon might be much more Swede.  As recently as the start of the semifinals of the SHL playoffs, it was clear Detroit would have a Swedish champion among their prospects.  Swedish Red Wings success […] READ MORE


Detroit Red Wings Best Draft Class

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NHL teams build their teams in many different ways. Some construct their clubs via free agency while others do it through trades. However, the main way teams create a roster is through the NHL Draft. Most years have maybe one or two players make the roster, but some years the general manger gets it right […] READ MORE