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Rumor Roundup: Dupuis’ injury has Penguins perusing trade marke…

Rumor Roundup: Dupuis’ injury has Penguins perusing trade market

thehockeynews.com Updated Nov 22 (2 days ago)
The Pittsburgh Penguins’ forward lines suffered a serious blow when veteran winger Pascal Dupuis was sidelined for six months with a blood clot in one of his lungs. It didn’t take long for rumors to surface over how they’ll address Dupuis’ absence. USA …
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  • Blizzards and boxing: postponed games throughout the NHL’s hist…

    Blizzards and boxing: postponed games throughout the NHL’s history

    thehockeynews.com NHL.com Nov 21 (3 days ago)
    Inclement weather has led to the cancellation of the Buffalo Sabres home contest against the New York Rangers on Friday, turning a four game NHL slate into three. It’s not the first postponement the NHL has had, and it certainly won’t be the last. With …
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  • Daniel Alfredsson intends to retire, according to report

    Daniel Alfredsson intends to retire, according to report

    thehockeynews.com Nov 21 (3 days ago)
    After 18 seasons, it appears Daniel Alfredsson is finally hanging up the skates. According to a report from TSN’s Darren Dreger, the long-time Ottawa Senator has decided that he will not return to action. Suffering from an injured disc in his back for s…
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  • Lehner makes 33 saves as Senators hold on to defeat Predators 3…

    Lehner makes 33 saves as Senators hold on to defeat Predators 3-2

    NHL.com Nov 20 (4 days ago)
    OTTAWA - Robin Lehner made 33 saves to lead the Ottawa Senators to a 3-2 victory over the Nashville Predators Thursday night. Bobby Ryan, Alex Chiasson and Jared Cowen scored for the Senators (9-5-4). The Predators (12-5-2) got goals from ...
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  • Senators reward Pitre, 14, as one-day scout

    Senators reward Pitre, 14, as one-day scout

    NHL.com Nov 20 (4 days ago)
    The Ottawa Senators awarded 14-year-old Jonathan Pitre with a one-day ceremonial contract to join their scouting staff Thursday. Pitre has a rare genetic disease called Epidermolysis bullosa (EB), which causes his skin to blister, shear and sc...
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  • Senators tinker with forward lines as they look for improvement…

    Senators tinker with forward lines as they look for improvements at centre

    NHL.com Nov 19 (5 days ago)
    OTTAWA - Never one to shy away from change, Ottawa Senators coach Paul MacLean tinkered with his forward lines again at Wednesday's practice as he looked for ways to improve his team's strength down the middle. MacLean's line juggling include...
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  • Rumor Roundup: Senators searching for the right swaps

    Rumor Roundup: Senators searching for the right swaps

    thehockeynews.com Nov 19 (5 days ago)
    Ottawa Senators defenseman Marc Methot is making some progress in his recovery from the back and hip ailments which have sidelined him since training camp. The Ottawa Sun’s Don Brennan reports Methot has resumed skating with his teammates, but he’s taki…
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  • Bryan Murray remains brave and stoic in the face of cancer diag…

    Bryan Murray remains brave and stoic in the face of cancer diagnosis

    thehockeynews.com Nov 18 (6 days ago)
    Ottawa Senators GM Bryan Murray would have preferred to keep his personal life to himself. His inclination was to not go out and tell the world that his colon cancer had reached Stage 4 and that it had spread to his lungs and liver. Given his druthers, …
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  • Top five teams getting points from players making $1M or less

    Top five teams getting points from players making $1M or less

    In a salary capped NHL where every dollar spent on a superstar is one not spent on roster depth, it can be easy not to notice the rookies and journeymen making $1 million or less at the bottom of the pay scale. But those players can play a crucial role …
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  • Craig Anderson’s puckhandling nightmare a result of NHL’s push …

    Craig Anderson’s puckhandling nightmare a result of NHL’s push to keep goalies in net

    Puckhandling goaltenders are a dying breed in the NHL, and the league couldn’t be happier about it. Gary Bettman and company have been trying to cut back on goaltenders venturing out to play the puck since the 2005 lockout, and it appears their efforts …
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  • Jooris scores and adds an assist as Flames double up visiting S…

    Jooris scores and adds an assist as Flames double up visiting Senators

    NHL.com Nov 16
    CALGARY - Rookie Josh Jooris had a goal and an assist Saturday night to lead the Calgary Flames to a 4-2 victory over the Ottawa Senators. Tied 1-1 entering the third period, Calgary went ahead at 2:29 on Markus Granlund's third goal as the firs...
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  • Celebrity Overtime: Five questions with Ice Pilot Mikey McBryan

    Celebrity Overtime: Five questions with Ice Pilot Mikey McBryan

    Stars (even reality stars) like hockey too, and everyone once in a while they’re more interested in chatting up last night’s game than they are in pontificating about their latest TV or film projects. In our weekly “Celebrity Overtime” feature, we take …
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  • Hoffman, Senators buckle down for 4-3 overtime win against Oile…

    Hoffman, Senators buckle down for 4-3 overtime win against Oilers

    NHL.com Nov 14
    EDMONTON - Mike Hoffman scored a pair of goals, including the overtime winner, as the Ottawa Senators snapped a three-game losing skid, hanging on for a 4-3 victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Thursday night. Hoffman sent a shot from the slot...
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  • Bryan Murray reveals he has Stage 4 colon cancer

    Bryan Murray reveals he has Stage 4 colon cancer

    Ottawa Senators general manager Bryan Murray disclosed that he has Stage 4 colon cancer during an interview that aired Thursday night on TSN. "There is no cure at this point for me," Murray told Michael Farber in the TSN interview. "The word is...
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  • Mumps, welding torch burns and popcorn disasters: The NHL’s odd…

    Mumps, welding torch burns and popcorn disasters: The NHL’s oddest medical issues

    The Anaheim Ducks announced late Wednesday that star right winger Corey Perry and cornerstone blueliner Francois Beauchemin had (a) been diagnosed with the mumps, (b) are in various stages of treatment for the viral infection and (c) are sidelined on a …
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  • The Sedins are still making magic – and the Canucks are still w…

    The Sedins are still making magic – and the Canucks are still winnning

    Don’t look now, but the best team in the west is the Vancouver Canucks, who beat the Ottawa Senators 4-3 in overtime Tuesday to improve their record to 12-5-0 and claim sole possession of top spot in the Western Conference. So look now at the reason the…
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  • Leafs, Senators fans have beer-fueled fight, take horrific tumb…

    Leafs, Senators fans have beer-fueled fight, take horrific tumble (Video)

    (WARNING: NSFW LANGUAGE) The Battle of Ontario continued on Sunday as the Toronto Maple Leafs visited the Ottawa Senators. Which meant a healthy number of Leafs fans invading Canadian Tire Centre, which always leads to interesting times. If, you know, y…
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  • Chris Kreider getting reputation as habitual crease crasher

    Chris Kreider getting reputation as habitual crease crasher

    What makes New York Rangers’ winger Chris Kreider a unique player is his combination of size and speed. At 6-foot-3 and nearly 200 lbs., that same speed also makes him a danger when he comes crashing towards the net. And, after Sunday night’s game again…
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  • Giordano, Anderson, Tarasenko named 'Three Stars'

    Giordano, Anderson, Tarasenko named 'Three Stars'

    NHL.com Nov 10
    NEW YORK – Calgary Flames defenseman Mark Giordano, Ottawa Senators goaltender Craig Anderson and St. Louis Blues right wing Vladimir Tarasenko have been named the NHL's "Three Stars" for the week ending Nov. 9. FIRST STAR – MARK GIORDANO, D, C...
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  • Take a look inside some of hockey’s finest fan caves

    Take a look inside some of hockey’s finest fan caves

    Hockey fans are a special breed. So special, in fact, we dedicated an entire issue, appropriately dubbed the Fan Issue, entirely to the hockey fan. Be it cheering (or jeering) habits, your fantastic fan stories, or a little bit about the players you lov…
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  • NHL Three Stars: Stamkos powers Bolts; Lack, Canucks best Kesle…

    NHL Three Stars: Stamkos powers Bolts; Lack, Canucks best Kesler's Ducks

    yahoo.com Nov 10
    Via Steve Keogh, Maple Leafs and Senators players gathered at the War Memorial in Ottawa for a moment of silence ahead of Remembrance Day. No. 1 Star: Steven Stamkos, Tampa Bay Lightning The Lightning captain inched closer to the NHL goal scoring lead b…
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  • Mathieu Perreault stars in shootout as Winnipeg Jets beat Ottaw…

    Mathieu Perreault stars in shootout as Winnipeg Jets beat Ottawa Senators 2-1

    NHL.com Nov 8
    OTTAWA - Mathieu Perreault scored in the sixth round of the shootout as the Winnipeg Jets defeated the Ottawa Senators 2-1 on Saturday night. Perreault had the only goal in the shootout and helped the Jets to improve to 6-0-2 over their past ...
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  • Rogers Hometown Hockey celebrates Burnaby

    Rogers Hometown Hockey celebrates Burnaby

    NHL.com Nov 8
    Prior to the telecast Sunday of the Toronto Maple Leafs and Ottawa Senators (6 p.m. ET; NHLN-US, CITY), NHL Network will televise the "Rogers Hometown Hockey" broadcast at 5:30 p.m. ET on CITY and the NHL Network in the United States. This week's ...
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  • Video - Elevated Plays Of The Week 01:50

    Elevated Plays Of The Week

    Nov 21
    Check out some of the best goals, hits and saves from this week in the NHL.
  • Video - Senators Squeak By Predators 00:40

    Senators Squeak By Predators

    Nov 20
    The Senators used a three-goal second period to top the Predators 3-2.
  • Video - Leafs Skate Past Senators 00:42

    Leafs Skate Past Senators

    Nov 9
    Mike Santorelli scored the go-ahead goal in the Maple Leafs' 5-3 win over the Senators.
  • Video - Hoffman, Senators Blank Wild 00:42

    Hoffman, Senators Blank Wild

    Nov 6
    Mike Hoffman scored two goals in the Senators' 3-0 win over the Wild.

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