Jake Guentzel

Jake Guentzel has Most Value as Stanley Cup Qualifying Round Top Goal Scorer

After months of speculation, playoff hockey in August is coming. One of the wrinkles (aside from summer hockey) in 2020's competition for Lord Stanley...
Milan Kraft

Pittsburgh Penguins One-Hit Wonders

Welcome to Last Word on Hockey’s One Hit Wonder series. Each day, we will take a look at a new team’s three biggest one-hit...
Jaromir Jagr

Today in Hockey History: Pittsburgh Penguins Trade Jaromir Jagr to Washington Capitals

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

NHL Rivalry Breakdown: Washington Capitals and Pittsburgh Penguins

Even as hockey leagues all over the world take a hiatus, the Last Word on Hockey team is still devoted to publishing quality content in the absence of live sports. Such continues the NHL Rivalry Breakdown. Each article will take a look at two longtime rivals and break down how the rivalry came to be, how the teams stack up against each other currently, and how the matchup may look down the road. This next edition takes a look at the rivalry between the giants of the Metropolitan Division, the Washington Capitals, and the Pittsburgh Penguins.
Pittsburgh Penguins Black Aces

The Pittsburgh Penguins Black Aces

The National Hockey League has confirmed the squad sizes that each of the play-in and playoff teams are allowed. Goalies are unlimited but there...
John Marino

How Pittsburgh Penguins John Marino Went From Sixth Round to Second Pairing in 50...

This past summer The Edmonton Oilers did some asset management by moving out John Marino. It was becoming clear that Marino was not likely...
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....

Pittsburgh Penguins 2019-20 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...
1991-92 Pittsburgh Penguins

Today in Hockey History: 1991-92 Pittsburgh Penguins Repeat

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....
NHL Draft Lottery

Why the NHL Draft Lottery Format is a Mistake

Gary Bettman announced on Tuesday that the NHL Draft Lottery will take place on June 26th. It will feature the seven teams that are...