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Prospect Ehlers scores first pre-season goal as Jets edge Senat…

Prospect Ehlers scores first pre-season goal as Jets edge Senators 2-1

NHL.com thehockeynews.com Updated 20 hours ago
WINNIPEG - Nikolaj Ehlers wasn't sure what to do when he scored his first goal with the Winnipeg Jets — but he knew it felt good. The NHL club's top pick in the 2014 draft (ninth overall) recorded the game-winner as the Jets defeated the Otta...
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  • Dallas Stars unveil their super scary power play

    Dallas Stars unveil their super scary power play

    yahoo.com Sep 30 (yesterday)
    Last season, the Dallas Stars had a dynamic duo in Tyler Seguin and Jamie Benn, combining for 163 points. Meanwhile, the Ottawa Senators briefly had one of their own in Jason Spezza and Ales Hemsky. Spezza finished the season with 66 points; Hemsky scor…
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  • Jared Cowen looks to put past disappointments with Senators beh…

    Jared Cowen looks to put past disappointments with Senators behind him

    thehockeynews.com Sep 29 (2 days ago)
    Jared Cowen looks to put past disappointments with Senators behind him
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  • Preseason roundup: Ryan's 3 points lead Senators

    Preseason roundup: Ryan's 3 points lead Senators

    NHL.com Sep 24 (7 days ago)
    Bobby Ryan had two goals and an assist in the Ottawa Senators' 3-2 preseason win against the Toronto Maple Leafs at Canadian Tire Centre on Wednesday. Matt Puempel scored a power-play goal for the Senators, and Clark MacArthur had two assists. ...
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  • Reimer stops all 18 shots he faces, Leafs lose to Senators in s…

    Reimer stops all 18 shots he faces, Leafs lose to Senators in shootout

    NHL.com thehockeynews.com Sep 24 (7 days ago)
    TORONTO - James Reimer's 2014 pre-season debut went like many of his previous starts with the Toronto Maple Leafs during happier times. The Leafs were out-shot and forced Reimer to keep them in it, and the goaltender was up the task in his ha...
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  • Ryan scores twice as Sens beat Leafs 3-2 in split-squad action

    Ryan scores twice as Sens beat Leafs 3-2 in split-squad action

    NHL.com thehockeynews.com Sep 24 (7 days ago)
    OTTAWA - Bobby Ryan scored twice to lead the Ottawa Senators to a 3-2 victory over the Toronto Maple Leafs in pre-season action Wednesday night. It was a split squad game as the two teams were also playing in Toronto. Matt Puempel scored a...
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  • Pavel Datsyuk injury in pre-season money grab a bad omen for Re…

    Pavel Datsyuk injury in pre-season money grab a bad omen for Red Wings

    Well, this is just a lovely start to the pre-season, isn’t it? They’ve barely begun the series of games that determine one or two roster spots and make the owners more money and already the body count is rising. And we’re not talking about fourth-liners…
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  • Top 10 Art Ross Trophy candidates for 2014-15

    Top 10 Art Ross Trophy candidates for 2014-15

    In the 21 seasons between 1980-81 and 2000-01, a total of three players won the NHL scoring championship. Perhaps you’ve heard of them – Wayne Gretzky, Mario Lemieux and Jaromir Jagr. In the 12 seasons since then, nine players have won it and nobody has…
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  • Rookie Curtis Lazar makes case for joining Senators as Ottawa l…

    Rookie Curtis Lazar makes case for joining Senators as Ottawa loses to Islanders

    ST. JOHN'S, N.L. - Jack Skille scored the winning goal with 1:27 to play as the New York Islanders beat the Ottawa Senators 3-2 Monday in the opener of a pre-season double-header. Sebastian Collberg and Brock Nelson also scored for the Island...
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  • Rumor Roundup: What’s the chance Johansen gets traded?

    Rumor Roundup: What’s the chance Johansen gets traded?

    The contentious contract talks between the Columbus Blue Jackets and Ryan Johansen have taken a decidedly ugly turn. The situation is overshadowing the start of training camp, threatening to derail the club’s efforts to build upon the promise of last se…
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  • Ottawa defenceman Methot moves on from tough contract talks as …

    Ottawa defenceman Methot moves on from tough contract talks as Sens open camp

    Ottawa defenceman Methot moves on from tough contract talks as Sens open camp
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  • The top 10 fighters to watch this season

    The top 10 fighters to watch this season

    If you like a good scrap, you might find yourself a bit under siege lately in the hockey world. Regulations are tightening up, though the powers-that-be still maintain that organic fights, rather than staged bouts, are still part of the game. And even t…
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  • Ryan hopes Senators have a captain this season

    Ryan hopes Senators have a captain this season

    NHL.com Sep 17
    The Ottawa Senators have been without a captain since center Jason Spezza was traded to the Dallas Stars on July 1. It appears they're in no rush to name a replacement for Spezza, but Senators right wing Bobby Ryan said Wednesday he hopes one ...
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  • 10 RFAs who missed training camp and how their disputes were re…

    10 RFAs who missed training camp and how their disputes were resolved

    Ryan Johansen’s contract negotiations with the Columbus Blue Jackets are…contentious. Yesterday started with Blue Jackets GM Jarmo Kekalainen drawing a line in the sand by insinuating the start of training camp as a cut off point. Later on, team preside…
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  • Rumor Roundup: Bruins face excruciating Johnny Boychuk trade de…

    Rumor Roundup: Bruins face excruciating Johnny Boychuk trade decision

    As NHL training camps open, the Boston Bruins and Chicago Blackhawks still remain above the $69 million salary cap. Questions persist over how they’ll address the issue. The Blackhawks must shed more than $2.2 million to become cap compliant before the …
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  • Puck Daddy’s NHL 2014-15 Emoji Preview: Ottawa Senators

    Puck Daddy’s NHL 2014-15 Emoji Preview: Ottawa Senators

    yahoo.com Sep 11
    (The 2014-15 NHL season is nearly upon us, and attempting to handicap the winners and losers can sometimes leave us speechless. So we decided to break down all 30 teams with the next best thing to words: Emojis!) Last Season In Emojis Last Season, In Su…
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  • Senators draft pick Curtis Lazar will make a case to remain in …

    Senators draft pick Curtis Lazar will make a case to remain in the NHL

    Senators draft pick Curtis Lazar will make a case to remain in the NHL
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  • Phillips would like to be Senators captain: report

    Phillips would like to be Senators captain: report

    NHL.com Sep 10
    The Ottawa Senators have been without a captain since July, but defenseman Chris Phillips would love to assume the role. Phillips, who has been with the Senators since being selected by the franchise with the No. 1 pick of the 1996 NHL Draft, ...
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  • Senators announce affiliation agreements

    Senators announce affiliation agreements

    NHL.com Sep 9
    The Ottawa Senators on Tuesday extended their affiliation agreement with the Binghamton Senators of the American Hockey League for an additional four seasons through 2018-19 and announced a secondary affiliation agreement with the Evansville IceMe...
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  • Rumor Roundup: What will the Senators do with Bobby Ryan & …

    Rumor Roundup: What will the Senators do with Bobby Ryan & Marc Methot?

    Contract talks between the Ottawa Senators and defenseman Marc Methot have apparently reached a stalemate. The Ottawa Sun’s Bruce Garrioch reports Methot, whose current annual cap hit is $3 million, is believed to be seeking a deal comparable to Brooks …
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  • Top 10 players/coaches on The Hot Seat

    Top 10 players/coaches on The Hot Seat

    The most daunting challenge when it comes to forming a list of people on The Hot Seat™ for 2014-15 is keeping the list to just 10. Heck, you could have 30 just by placing every coach in the league on there. Because as your trusty correspondent recently …
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  • Five NHL starters who could lose their jobs this season

    Five NHL starters who could lose their jobs this season

    You’ve got to be some kind of crazy to be a goalie. Not only do you have to regularly deal with frozen chunks of rubber flying towards you at rifling speeds, but you’re also the last line of defense and, therefore, the first one to blame when things go …
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  • Coaches and GMs under the gun like never before

    Coaches and GMs under the gun like never before

    Around this time of year when we all get antsy for hockey to get going, one of the most popular topics of conversation centers around which coach will be the first to get fired. Randy Carlyle and Paul MacLean look to be the early frontrunners in that de…
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  • Video - NHL's Best And Worst Fashion Sense 02:00

    NHL's Best And Worst Fashion Sense

    Sep 26
    NHL players make their picks for who on their team is the best and worst dresser in the locker room.
  • Video - Atlantic Division Preview 05:26

    Atlantic Division Preview

    Sep 23
    Scott Burnside and Craig Custance preview the Atlantic Division and ask if anyone can catch the Bruins for the top of the standings.
  • Video - Eastern Conference Risers And Fallers 07:40

    Eastern Conference Risers And Fallers

    Sep 16
    Scott Burnside, Pierre LeBrun, Katie Strang and Craig Custance look at the teams in the NHL's Eastern Conference that improved in the offseason, and those that are starting to slide backward.
  • Video - Jason Spezza Sent To Stars 02:18

    Jason Spezza Sent To Stars

    Jul 1
    Craig Custance discusses the Stars' trade with the Senators for Jason Spezza.

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