Vladimir Konstantinov

Today in Hockey History: Detroit Red Wings Honour Vladimir Konstantinov in Cup Win

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 Rumours

NHL Rumours: New Jersey Devils, Vancouver Canucks, and Detroit Red Wings

It has been a busy week for the NHL with Phase 2 getting underway. With players returning to the rink, hockey is inching closer...
Detroit Red Wings Biggest Game; 1996-97 Detroit Red Wings

Today in Hockey History: 1996-97 Detroit Red Wings End Stanley Cup Drought

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....
Steve Yzerman; NHL Rumours

NHL Rumours: Detroit Red Wings, Ottawa Senators, KHL Players

It's time for another round of NHL rumours going into the weekend. The league may finally be moving forward with its plan to return...
Gordie Howe

Today in Hockey History: Hartford Whalers Gordie Howe Finally Retires

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...
NHL Rumours

NHL Rumours: New Jersey Devils, Detroit Red Wings, Colorado Avalanche, and NHL Schedule

Another week in the books, and there is good news on the horizon as the NHL is inching closer to returning to the ice...
Nicklas Lidstrom

Today in Hockey History: Detroit Red Wings Nicklas Lidstrom Sets Playoff Longevity Record

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....
Steve Yzerman

Today in Hockey History: Detroit Red Wings Steve Yzerman Wins Game 7

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....
Detroit Red Wings Draft

Detroit Red Wings 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...