Puck Drop Preview: 2020-21 Detroit Red Wings

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Welcome to Puck Drop Preview 2020-21, where Last Word on Hockey gives you a detailed look at each team from around the NHL leading to the start of this hockey season and offers our insight and analysis. Make sure to stick around until the end of the series, where we’ll offer our full predictions for the standings […] READ MORE


Detroit Red Wings Sign Thomas Greiss

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The Detroit Red Wings signed goaltender Thomas Greiss today. The new deal is for two years and $7.2 million in total. His deal will run through the 2021-22 season and have an average value of $3.6 million per season. Sportsnet’s Elliotte Friedman first reported the deal on Saturday. Hearing Thomas Greiss to DET 2x$3.6M — […] READ MORE




NHL Rumours: Edmonton Oilers, Arizona Coyotes, Chicago Blackhawks

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Hello and welcome to a Monday edition of NHL rumours! The Stanley Cup playoffs continue in the Canadian bubbles but the offseason is approaching for more teams each day. Last Word on Hockey remains committed to bringing the best news and analysis each day. Today’s NHL rumours feature the Edmonton Oilers, Arizona Coyotes, and Chicago […] READ MORE


Florida Panthers vs New York Islanders Qualifying Round Preview

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Finally, the wait is over. It has been long and dreadful but postseason hockey is here. Starting August 1, the NHL will officially begin its Return To Play Plan. The 2020 qualifying round will see 16 teams play in eight separate best-of-five series’. Winners will be granted entry into the first round of the Stanley […] READ MORE


New York Islanders Offseason Primer

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As the NHL moves ahead with its Return to Play plan, Last Word on Hockey is taking a look towards the offseason. In terms of building a franchise, the offseason is the most crucial time of the year for front offices. However, due to COVID-19, the short-term future of how this operates has seen sweeping changes. […] READ MORE


New York Islanders Re-Sign Ilya Sorokin To Contract Extension

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The New York Islanders have re-signed their prized goalie and best prospect Ilya Sorokin to a one-year contract extension worth $2 million. It carries a base salary of $1 million with a signing bonus of $1 million. This new contract is for the 2020-21 NHL season. $2M. $1M signing bonus and $1M salary https://t.co/xB75PJInFD — […] READ MORE


Jersey Joe Corner Podcast: New Jersey Devils Air Table Discussion

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After a small hiatus, Jersey Joe Stanislau and Jim Biringer from lastwordonhockey.com are picking things up with a string of episodes. They are back with another “Air Table Discussion.” This time they are joined by Alex Chauvancy of the Hockey Writers to discuss all things New Jersey Devils. The boys discuss everything who will be the next […] READ MORE


Free-Agent Goalies The New Jersey Devils Need To Chase

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Entering the 2019-20 NHL season, the New Jersey Devils had a lot of flaws. One of the biggest flaws was the goalies for New Jersey Devils. The Devils entered the season with Cory Schneider and MacKenzie Blackwood as the tandem. With Schneider showing signs of being his former self and Blackwood showing he could handle […] READ MORE