The Road Back to the Stanley Cup for the Los Angeles Kings

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The glow of two Los Angeles Kings Stanley Cup Championship victories in 2012 and 2014 has completely faded from Los Angeles Kings fans faces. The franchise promoted from within in current president Luc Robitaille and general manager Rob Blake. Left was an aging core group and an overwhelming amount of dead weight in cap space. […] READ MORE


Predictions for the 2016-17 Jack Adams Trophy

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via Last Word on Hockey, by Kenneth Stapon Predictions for the 2016-17 Jack Adams Trophy The 2016-17 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 […] READ MORE


Last Word on Hockey’s Mid-Season Awards: Jack Adams Award

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We’ve now reached the halfway point for all teams in the National Hockey League. There has been exciting storylines and great individual performances during the season. Through these contenders for awards have started to emerge. Last Word on Hockey has made their picks for each, and here are the Norris Trophy choices. The Vezina Trophy […] READ MORE





Oilers Should Hold On To Todd Nelson

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The Edmonton Oilers have wasted no time swooshing checkmarks onto the team’s 2015 off-season to-do-list. Win the draft lottery: Check. Give more power to Bob Nicholson and less to Kevin Lowe: Check; Swoosh! Hire Peter Chiarelli as the new general manager: Check. Hire a respectable and NHL-proven head coach: Check. Any moment now the Oilers […] READ MORE


Report: Todd McLellan to be announced as Oilers Head Coach

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It didn’t take long for Todd McLellan to find work after leaving the San Jose Sharks. He took a short time out to lead Team Canada to the gold medal at the World Hockey Championships, and now McLellan has been hired by the Edmonton Oilers as their new head coach.  Sportsnet is reporting that the […] READ MORE