Roberto Luongo

Pros & Cons of the Vancouver Canucks Retiring Roberto Luongo’s Jersey

Two former Vancouver Canucks goaltenders made the news recently, to differing reaction.  One response was: "That's interesting."  And the other: "Should the Canucks retire...
Mike Matheson

Florida Panthers Mike Matheson Faces Two Game Suspension

The NHL Department of Player Safety announced that Florida Panthers defenseman Mike Matheson has been suspended for two games. The league called the hit...
Erik Gudbranson

Vancouver Canucks Have to Make a Decision on Erik Gudbranson

Among Vancouver Canucks general manager Jim Benning's more controversial decisions was the trade for defenceman Erik Gudbranson. This past spring, Benning traded forward Jared...

NHL Trade Rumours: Vancouver Canucks, Toronto Maple Leafs, Edmonton Oilers and Ottawa Senators

It’s Friday and the Last Word on Hockey is here with another dose of NHL trade rumours. Today we are staying in Canada with 4 Canadian teams.

Puck Drop Preview: 2016-17 Vancouver Canucks

Welcome to Puck Drop Preview 2016-17, where LastWordOnHockey.com gives you a detailed look at each team from around the NHL leading to the start of...

Markus Granlund to get Season-Ending Surgery

Vancouver Canucks winger Markus Granlund is getting season ending wrist surgery on Friday. There are some reports that Granlund has been playing through the...

Vancouver Canucks Derek Dorsett Retires Due To Injuries

Vancouver Canucks general manager Jim Benning announced today that Derek Dorsett will not return to the active roster due to health reasons as a...
Trevor Linden

Trevor Linden Steps Down As President Of Vancouver Canucks

The Vancouver Canucks and President Trevor Linden have amicably agreed to part ways. "Linden is pursuing different endeavors" according to Patrick Johnston of The...
nhl trades

MnM Hockey Podcast: NHL Trades and Signings

Last Word on Hockey presents The MnM Podcast. The latest addition to the stable of LWOH Hockey Podcast Content. Every week the Alex Metzger and Chace...
Sven Baertschi

Sven Baertschi Out with Fractured Jaw

It was announced today that Vancouver Canucks winger Sven Baertschi will miss four to six weeks with a fractured jaw. He was hurt Saturday...