Canada's World Cup Roster: No Subban?

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Canada has an overabundance of right-shooting defensemen available for the World Cup. Guess who draws the short straw? The World Cup of Hockey will be held in Toronto starting September 17, featuring eight teams, including Canada, U.S.A., Russia, Sweden, Finland, Czech Republic, Team Europe and Team North America. Team Canada’s coaching staff will be led […] READ MORE


Sharks Defense Powering Wins

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The San Jose Sharks defense has been playing its best hockey of the entire season in the last four playoff games. After shutting out the Nashville Predators in Game 7 to advance to the Western Conference Finals, the Sharks now find themselves for the first time in franchise history with a lead in the Conference […] READ MORE


San Jose Sharks vs Nashville Predators Second Round Keys

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The San Jose Sharks and Nashville Predators will be dueling it out in the second round, just as we all predicted. Okay, maybe we did not predict this, but that doesn’t make the series any less exciting. The San Jose Sharks are an enjoyable team to watch. There’s something intrinsically fascinating about watching Joe Thornton with […] READ MORE


Predictions for the 2015-16 Norris Trophy

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The 2015-16 NHL season is coming to a close and what better way to cap off the year by taking a look at the front runners for the NHL Award winners? The Awards ceremony, held in Las Vegas, does not take place until after the Stanley Cup has been hoisted, but there is no harm […] READ MORE


Brent Burns Record Season Continues

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Brent Burns record for scoring by a defenceman on the San Jose Sharks continues to grow, and he is currently tied for both most goals and assists in a season with 26 and 43, respectively. With those combined shared records, Burns has eclipsed Sandis Ozolinsh’s 64-point season in 1993-94 as the best by a San […] READ MORE




NHL’s 30 in 30: San Jose Sharks

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For the month of June, Last Word On Sports will be covering each team in our 30 in 30 series. Once a day, we take a look at an NHL team’s past season, what their off-season looks like, and what they could hope to achieve before the start of their 2015-16 season. Everybody wants to […] READ MORE