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Why Is Ice Hockey Betting So Popular in Canada?

Ice hockey is a big, big deal in Canada. Though it is one of two national games (the other being Lacrosse), hockey is dominant...
Edmonton Oilers comic captions

Edmonton Oilers 2019-20 Season 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...
1987-88 Edmonton Oilers

Today in Hockey History: 1987-88 Edmonton Oilers Establish Tradition

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....
1988 Stanley Cup Final

Today in Hockey History: Power Outage Suspends 1988 Stanley Cup Final

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....
Ales Hemsky

Ales Hemsky Announces Retirement

NHL veteran Ales Hemsky announced his retirement from professional hockey. The 36-year old last played an NHL game in 2017-18 when he suited up...
Petr Klima

Today in Hockey History: Petr Klima Wins Longest Stanley Cup Final...

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....
Edmonton Oilers Draft

Edmonton Oilers 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...
NHL Rumours

NHL Rumours: New Jersey Devils, Edmonton Oilers, Florida Panthers and More

Another Monday without hockey does not mean the news has to stop. There are still plenty of NHL Rumours to talk about. As always,...