2016 NHL Draft Scouting Reports: 86-90

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Welcome back to Top Shelf Prospects, the daily column that brings you the next crop of professional hockey players. Each day I will bring you a new player profile or topical article in the lead-up to the 2015 NHL Draft. Be sure to bookmark the site, follow me on Twitter, and spread the word for […] READ MORE



2016 Memorial Cup Preview and Predictions

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Welcome back to Top Shelf Prospects, the daily column that brings you the next crop of professional hockey players. Each day I will bring you a new player profile or topical article in the lead-up to the 2015 NHL Draft. Be sure to bookmark the site, follow me on Twitter, and spread the word for […] READ MORE



WHL Playoffs – Second Round Previews

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The Western Hockey League’s second round is ready to begin, and Last Word On Sports continues its coverage of the WHL playoffs. The second round kicks off with the Western Conference on Thursday, April 7, as the Kelowna Rockets travel to the island to face the Victoria Royals. Out in the Eastern Conference, the Brandon […] READ MORE


2016 WHL Playoffs – Eastern Conference Preview

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The 2016 WHL Playoffs were finally set last night when the Edmonton Oil Kings defeated the Medicine Hat Tigers in a one game tie-breaker for the right to face the Brandon Wheat Kings.  Last Word on Sports previewed the Western Conference games earlier in the week and now shifts its focus to the WHL’s Eastern Conference. […] READ MORE


James Reimer Traded To The Sharks

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The Toronto Maple Leafs have traded James Reimer and Jeremy Morin to the San Jose Shraks in exchange for forward Ben Smith, goaltender Alex Stalock, and a conditional 4th round pick in 2018. Alex Stalock, Ben Smith and a conditional 4th in 2018 for James Reimer and forward Jeremy Morin. — Darren Dreger (@DarrenDreger) February 27, 2016 […] READ MORE


Red Deer Rebels Solidify Offense with Trade for Luke Philp

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With the trade deadline approaching for the various Canadian Hockey Leagues, it’s fair to say that this is one of the most exciting times of the season. We get to see a closer look at the contending teams making a push for the illustrious Memorial Cup Championship. This year’s tournament is being hosted in Red […] READ MORE


2015-16 WHL Central Division Preview

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Welcome back to Top Shelf Prospects.  It’s that time again, major junior hockey is back and we’re here to preview the new season for you.  The QMJHL kicked off their new season on September 10th, while things are set to start on September 24th in the OHL and WHL. With that in mind we will start […] READ MORE


WHL Central Division Preview

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Welcome back to Top Shelf Prospects.  It’s that time again–major junior hockey is back and we’re here to preview the new season for you.  While teams have already played their first game in the QMJHL, things are set to start on September 19th in the WHL and on September 24th in the OHL.  With that […] READ MORE