NHL Rumours: Anaheim Ducks, Columbus Blue Jackets, St. Louis Blues

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Hello and welcome to a special afternoon edition of NHL rumours! The season is just over three weeks away and the news is coming faster. Last Word on Hockey will bring you the best news and analysis every day. Today’s NHL rumours feature the Anaheim Ducks, Columbus Blue Jackets, and St. Louis Blues. NHL Rumours […] READ MORE


Alex Steen Retirement Leaves St Louis Blues With Gift of Cap Space

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The Alex Steen retirement due to a degenerative disc condition in his back leaves the St. Louis Blues with a couple of voids. He leaves behind a 15-year NHL career with tangible two-way production and intangible leadership. Steen also leaves the Blues with a few million dollars in cap space, thanks to complex cap maneuvering. […] READ MORE


NHL Rumours: St. Louis Blues, Vancouver Canucks and Vegas Golden Knights

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With the NHL off-season in its dog days of what usually would be summer, things are starting to slow down. The NHL rumours, however, are still going strong. Even with nothing happening, that doesn’t mean there aren’t things moving in the background. Today we will look at rumours surrounding the St. Louis Blues, Vancouver Canucks, […] READ MORE


Comparing Potential St. Louis Blues Division Realignment Impact

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Fluid and ongoing conversations on the St. Louis Blues division and a possible realignment for 2021 continue amongst NHL brass. Canada’s border edict for COVID-19 travel is likely forcing the NHL to create a seven-team all-Canada division for the upcoming season, leaving league officials left to sort out the American chaos. The prevailing wisdom with […] READ MORE


St. Louis Blues Alexander Steen Retires

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The St. Louis Blues have announced that veteran forward Alexander Steen has chosen to retire. This decision comes just weeks before the 2020-21 season. Steen had been battling a back injury but determined it was too much to continue. The team announced the decision Thursday morning. Alexander Steen has announced his retirement from hockey due […] READ MORE


Throwing Haymakers Podcast: The Saga Ain’t Dunn

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What happens when a Bruins fan faces off against two Maple Leafs fans? Intellectual discussion about all aspects of hockey, of course! Throwing Haymakers is a podcast started by Last Word on Sports writers Brandon Higley-Blair and Josh Erickson, as well as Mat Sheridan. Discussing everything from playoffs to predictions to pretty snipes, Throwing Haymakers […] READ MORE





NHL Rumours: Tampa Bay Lightning, and St. Louis Blues and More

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With the NHL off-season in its dog days of what usually would be summer, things are starting to slow down. The NHL rumours, however, are still going strong. Even with nothing happening, that doesn’t mean there aren’t things moving in the background. Today we will look at the Tampa Bay Lightning, the St. Louis Blues […] READ MORE