OTPP: Adidas Jerseys, Lemaire in T.O, and Stoll in New York

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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. Dave and Ben start the show discussing the impact of the […] READ MORE


Mike Santorelli Signs with Anaheim

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Forward Mike Santorelli has decided where he’ll take his talents to, inking a one-year deal with the Anaheim Ducks, worth $875,000. BREAKING: #NHLDucks sign Mike Santorelli to a one-year contract: http://t.co/TVvX0LkJWH pic.twitter.com/qEz6KTAB8G — Anaheim Ducks (@AnaheimDucks) August 17, 2015 Before Santorelli was traded to the Nashville Predators last season, he was doing an exceptional job […] READ MORE


Top 10 NHL UFA Forwards 2015

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With the excitement of the NHL Draft fresh in many people’s minds, it’s time to turn the page and focus on July 1st, when a number of free agents will hit the open market. While the crop of players available may be thin in both top-end talent and depth, there are a number who could be […] READ MORE


On the Powerplay – Pre-Deadline Trades and More

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Last Word on Sports is proud to present their newest hockey podcast, On the Powerplay with Ben, Shawn and Dave.  Join Ben Kerr, Shawn Wilken and Dave Gove each week as the take a look around the Hockey World focusing on the big issues of the NHL and elsewhere. Pre-Deadline Trades, Trades, and More Trades […] READ MORE


The Franson – Santorelli Trade is a Telling One

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On Sunday afternoon, the Toronto Maple Leafs announced the trade that sent defenseman Cody Franson and forward Mike Santorelli to the Nashville Predators. In return, they received veteran Olli Jokinen, prospect Brendan Leipsic and the Predators 1st-round selection in 2015. In other words, they’ve mailed it in this season. With one win in the month […] READ MORE


Maple Leafs Trade Mike Santorelli and Cody Franson to Nashville

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The Toronto Maple Leafs have traded Mike Santorelli and Cody Franson to the Nashville Predators. Cody Franson, a 6’5″ puck moving defenseman, has been playing on the Leafs top pairing alongside youngster Jake Gardiner. Known as an offensive defenseman, Franson excels at transition play and utilizes good agility and stick-handling skills to get the puck […] READ MORE


Fantasy Hockey: December 23rd Weekly Waiver Wire Pick-Ups

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We’re almost halfway through the fantasy hockey regular season. At this point it’s obvious where you stand in your league and what your strengths and weaknesses are. Today we’re going to try and help you address those weak areas in your lineup. If you don’t have many weaknesses perhaps we can just help you win […] READ MORE


Searching for Depth – Leafs Bottom Six Gets a Major Revamp

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Last season the Toronto Maple Leafs were plagued by three problems throughout the year. The first: they had a porous defense that was easy to play against and gave up too many shots per game. Over the summer the Leafs have tried to correct this issue. To address the problem, they waved goodbye to Carl […] READ MORE