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The Pittsburgh Penguins Should Dump Jack Johnson

The Pittsburgh Penguins have found themselves in the hot seat this off-season. Plenty of debate has taken place over who Pittsburgh should and shouldn't...
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Underrated Kris Letang an Elite Defenseman

Ask any knowledgeable hockey fan about the underrated Kris Letang and a variety of replies come back. Letang was placed as the 9th-best defenseman.

NHL Trade Rumours: Erik Karlsson, Thomas Vanek and Michael Grabner

We’re days away from the NHL trade deadline and we have a fresh batch of NHL trade rumours. Today we look at the Tampa...

Ottawa Senators Win Eastern Conference Final Game 6; Force Game 7

It was noted yesterday that the Ottawa Senators needed a special performance tonight to force a Stanley Cup birth deciding game seven. Tonight was...
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NHL Rumours: New Jersey Devils, Anaheim Ducks, Alex Galchenyuk

Welcome back to the daily NHL Rumours series here at Last Word on Hockey. Every rumours article recaps and analyses three to four of...

Sidney Crosby Reaches 1000 Career Points

Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby scored his 1000th career point with an assist on Chris Kunitz's first-period goal against the Winnipeg Jets on Thursday...

NHL Predictions – October 29th Early Games Including Washington Capitals vs. Toronto Maple Leafs

Welcome back to Last Word on Hockey's NHL Predictions series. Tonight's slate of games sees nine different tilts, so this article will only cover...
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Pittsburgh Penguins Derick Brassard, Phil Kessel Could Form Deadly Duo

When the Pittsburgh Penguins acquired Derick Brassard three days before the trade deadline, one plan was clear: He would play as the third line...

Pittsburgh Penguins Lock Down Jake Guentzel With Five Year Contract Extension

The Pittsburgh Penguins announced Thursday that Jake Guentzel has agreed to a contract extension. The deal is worth $30 million over five years or...
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Ottawa Senators Edge Pittsburgh Penguins In Game 1 Of Eastern Conference Finals

Jean-Gabriel Pageau only had 12 goals during the regular season for the Senators, but has eight already this postseason, including tonight's first goal. Evgeni Malkin...