Hockey history March 15 Bobby Orr

Today in Hockey History: Boston Bruins Bobby Orr Nets 100th Point of 1969-70 Season

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....
2019-20 Boston Bruins

COVID-19 Break Spells Disaster for the 2019-20 Boston Bruins

The 2019-20 Boston Bruins have been a red hot team over the last few weeks. They have a 14-4-0 record going back to the...
Boston Bruins Deadline

Boston Bruins Deadline Acquisitions Analyzed

The Boston Bruins acquisition of Nick Ritchie and Ondrej Kase around the trade deadline will benefit the team more than originally thought.
NHL power rankings

NHL Power Rankings: Real Hockey Talk Podcast #25

This Saturday’s March 7, 2020 Real Hockey Talk show takes place at Dave & Busters in Glendale, AZ. Along  with Dave Isaac, and William Grigsby from...
NHL Coronavirus

The 4th Line Hockey Podcast #273 – NHL Coronavirus Measures, Playoff Push

Last Word on Hockey presents The 4th Line Hockey Podcast #273 - The Playoff Push. Carl and Nick provide their own unique and fun...
Boston Bruins season

2019-20 Boston Bruins Season Similarities

The Boston Bruins season has been a successful one up to this point, but the similarities between this year and last year go beyond their record.
NHL Rumours

NHL Rumours: Boston Bruins, New York Rangers, Columbus Blue Jackets

Welcome back to the well-oiled machine that is the NHL Rumours series here at Last Word on Hockey. Even after the 2020 NHL Trade Deadline...
NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs

Evaluating the Eastern Conference for the 2020 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs

The NHL’s Eastern Conference was already arguably stronger than the West. Now with the trade deadline behind us, each of the top four powerhouse...
Nick Ritchie

Anaheim Ducks Trade Nick Ritchie to Boston Bruins

The Anaheim Ducks announced they have traded forward Nick Ritchie to the Boston Bruins for forward Danton Heinen. It was a one-for-one trade. BREAKING TRADE: The...
David Backes

What Went Wrong for David Backes in Boston

David Backes was traded to the Anaheim Ducks this week ending his time in Boston. After signing in 2016, Backes was unable to make it work with the Bruins.