Blues and Avalanche rivalry

Rivalry Between the St. Louis Blues and the Colorado Avalanche

There have been some criticisms of the 24-team playoff format the NHL has approved  for the 2020 Stanley Cup Playoffs. Instead of the traditional...
NHL expansion

Today in Hockey History: NHL Expansion Adds Second Six

During the NHL’s hiatus, we at the Last Word on Hockey are going to look back at each date’s historical significance to the game....
St Louis Blues Draft

St Louis Blues Biggest Draft Boom and Bust Since 2000

Welcome to Last Word's Draft Boom and Bust series. As the 2020 NHL Entry Draft approaches, we decided to examine each team's best and...
Alex Pietrangelo

Who Should Leave if Alex Pietrangelo Stays with the St. Louis Blues

Just over two years ago, there was a portion of St. Louis Blues fans who could not wait to get rid of Alex Pietrangelo....
St Louis Blues comic captions

St Louis Blues 2019-20 Season Comic Captions

Have you ever looked at a sports photo and thought of a funny caption? We have, and here’s a collection of some. If you...
David Backes

Should St. Louis Blues Fans Hate David Backes?

The St. Louis Blues played their last game before the season was paused against the Anaheim Ducks, now home to former Blues captain David...
Players deserving Stanley Cup

Players Most Deserving of a Stanley Cup

There are no players deserving of a Stanley Cup without earning it. However, these are the player's that we'd most like to see win their first Stanley Cup.
Monday Night Miracle

Today in Hockey History: 1985-86 St. Louis Blues Pull Off Monday Night Miracle

During the NHL’s hiatus, we at the Last Word on Hockey are going to look back at each date’s historical significance to the game....
David Backes

The Boston Bruins Tarnished the Career of David Backes

David Backes has been one of the most notorious names in the NHL in the last year. Last season, the 11-year veteran was put...
Hall of Fame

Hall of Fame Players in Central Division

The Central Division is home to seven teams and four Stanley Cups since 2010. Despite that, just three players are worthy of a call to the hall of fame.