OTPP: Kane’s Streak, Ageless Jaromir Jagr, and KHL bound Semin

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Last Word on Sports is proud to present their hockey podcast, On the Powerplay with Ben and Dave. Join Ben Kerr and Dave Gove each week as they take a look around the Hockey World focusing on the big issues of the NHL and elsewhere. On this week’s edition: We look at Patrick Kane and his […] READ MORE


On the Power Play – NHL Free Agency and Trades

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Last Word on Sports is proud to present their hockey podcast, On the Powerplay with Ben and Dave. Join Ben Kerr and Dave Gove each week as they take a look around the Hockey World focusing on the big issues of the NHL and elsewhere. NHL Free Agency is here, and we’ve had an exciting first […] READ MORE


On The Power Play – Prust vs Watson, New GMs and More

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Last Word on Sports is proud to present their hockey podcast, On the Powerplay with Ben and Dave.  Join Ben Kerr and Dave Gove each week as they take a look around the Hockey World focusing on the big issues of the NHL and elsewhere. This week Ben and Dave examine the comments from Brandon […] READ MORE


Brandon Prust Did the Right Thing By Calling Out Brad Watson

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As far as hockey clichés go, Montreal Canadiens forward Brandon Prust didn’t do a very good job of leaving it all on the ice last night. In the process he upset the hockey gods as well, or at least one who he considered a pretender to the role. According to Prust, his first period unsportsmanlike conduct […] READ MORE


John Moore Suspended 2 Games, Plus Vigneault's Hypocrisy

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The NHL Department of Player Safety has announced that New York Rangers defenceman John Moore has been suspended two games for his hit on Dale Weise of the Montreal Canadiens in game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals. The hit occurred in the third period of the game with the Canadiens leading 6-4.  Moore was […] READ MORE


Derek Stepan Out With a Broken Jaw, Prust suspended 2 games

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The injuries to key players keep piling up in the Eastern Conference Final between the Montreal Canadiens and New York Rangers.  This time it is the Rangers gettting hit with a big blow as Derek Stepan suffered a broken jaw on a hit by Brandon Prust in the first period of last nights game three.  […] READ MORE


Emelin, Prust Return to Lineup, Give Canadiens Much Needed Boost

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The Montreal Canadiens are set to welcome back two of their tough guys back into the lineup. With the Habs preparing to play the Blue Jackets and Rangers in back-to-back games, Montreal will be thankful that tough guys Alexei Emelin and Brandon Prust are healthy and expected to start Saturday’s home contest against the surging […] READ MORE


Habs Re-sign Emelin, But Who’s Next?

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Great news for Habs fans as the Montreal Canadiens announced that Alexei Emelin has been resigned to a new four-year, 16.4 million dollar contract. Emelin, who was drated in 2004 and signed from the KHL in 2011, played his way from 2 million dollars per year to 4.1, and few could complain with the increase. […] READ MORE


November Crucial to Canadiens Success

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After what transpired last season, the Montreal Canadiens knew they weren’t going to catch anyone off guard this time around. While in general players play harder against teams like Montreal because they know people will hear about their performance, many underestimated the Habs last year. In 2013-14, after winning the Northeast Division, Montreal have a […] READ MORE