Montreal Canadiens Need to Re-sign Alex Galchenyuk

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With training camp just under two months away,Montreal Canadiens General Manager Marc Bergevin has made all the big moves to start the 2016-17 season.  Bergevin’s next move should be to re-sign Alex Galchenyuk as soon as possible. The team doesn’t want another ugly situation where a star goes to arbitration, as was the case with ex-Canadien P.K. […] READ MORE


Filip Forsberg Signs Six-Year Extension with Predators

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After a memorable sophomore season, Nashville has locked down its top offensive threat up front in Filip Forsberg. Filip Forsberg re-signs with the @PredsNHL for six years and $36 million, so a $6 mil AAV for a good player who should be getting better. — Dan Rosen (@drosennhl) June 27, 2016 Forsberg’s entry-level contract he […] 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


Stamkos: Possible Landing Spots (Other than the Maple Leafs)

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With each passing day Steven Stamkos doesn’t sign a contract extension, people keep talking about the possibility of the star winger leaving the Tampa Bay Lightning and signing with the Toronto Maple Leafs this off-season, should he become a free agent. But it doesn’t seem like anybody is talking about the other interesting options available to […] READ MORE


Colin Wilson, Preds Agree to 4-Year Deal

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General Manager David Poile knocked another item off the offseason list today, and it was a sizable one at that. 4 more years for forward Colin Wilson with the #Preds —> http://t.co/mPX6Fp1Mlo pic.twitter.com/p7Spg91Z0Z — Nashville Predators (@PredsNHL) July 27, 2015 Colin Wilson was highly thought of in his draft year seven years ago, with the […] READ MORE


Craig Smith’s New Contract Already A Bargain

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After having an arbitration hearing on Monday, the Nashville Predators and Craig Smith have come to an agreement on a new contract as opposed to waiting to hear the ruling. The deal is worth five years, and will play him a total of $21.25 million – an average annual value of $4.25 million. The former […] READ MORE


Fantasy Hockey Awards

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In light of the NHL handing out their awards this week, I thought it was only right that the Fantasy Hockey Awards be handed out as well. READ MORE


NHL’s 30 in 30: Nashville Predators

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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


NHL Awards Series: Calder Memorial Trophy

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Last Word On Sports is doing our annual awards nominations and predictions. We’ll be giving you our nominations and predictions for the Selke Trophy, Vezina Trophy, Calder Trophy, Norris Trophy, Jack Adams Trophy, and the Hart Trophy. The Calder Memorial Trophy is named in honour of Frank Calder, the former President of the NHL from its […] READ MORE