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The Top 10 moments for 2014-15

The Top 10 moments for 2014-15

thehockeynews.com Updated 13 hours ago
1. Hawks win the Stanley Cup – June 15, 2015 Thanks to the (literally) tireless efforts of Conn Smythe winner Duncan Keith, the Chicago Blackhawks claimed their third Stanley Cup in six seasons, dusting off the Tampa Bay Lightning in six games. Keith, w…
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  • Hoffman, Senators far apart in arbitration: report

    Hoffman, Senators far apart in arbitration: report

    NHL.com Jul 28 (5 days ago)
    Left wing Mike Hoffman, a restricted free agent who is scheduled to go to arbitration Thursday, has submitted a request for $3.4 million per year, while the Ottawa Senators have offered a one-year, $1.7 million contract, according to Sportsnet. ...
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  • Five players headed for salary arbitration

    Five players headed for salary arbitration

    NHL.com Jul 5
    Five NHL players remain headed for salary arbitration. Hearings will be held in Toronto through July 31. The players are listed below: Minnesota Wild: Erik Haula (July 31) Nashville Predators: Colin Wilson (July 28) Ottawa Senators:...
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  • Senators’ Chiasson awarded one-year, $1.2 million deal through …

    Senators’ Chiasson awarded one-year, $1.2 million deal through arbitration

    thehockeynews.com yahoo.com Jul 27 (6 days ago)
    Alex Chiasson and the Ottawa Senators failed to come to terms on a new contract before or after his arbitration hearing, so a league-appointed arbitrator decided the fate of Chiasson’s next deal. Following a July 23 arbitration, Chiasson was handed a on…
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  • Why hasn’t your team done anything this off-season?

    Why hasn’t your team done anything this off-season?

    We’ve seen plenty of turnover on NHL rosters so far this summer, setting up what appears to be even crazier parity than normal in each division. The Calgary Flames, Edmonton Oilers and San Jose Sharks made major moves in the Pacific. The Washington Capi…
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  • 10 players facing make or break seasons in 2015-16

    10 players facing make or break seasons in 2015-16

    The Edmonton Oilers avoided arbitration with Justin Schultz Wednesday by inking the 25-year-old blueliner to a one-year, $3.9 million deal. But the arbitration wasn’t Schultz’s choice. Rather, it was the Oilers who wanted to plead their case for a lower…
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  • Rumor Roundup: Red Wings, Senators trade buzz

    Rumor Roundup: Red Wings, Senators trade buzz

    The Detroit Red Wings made a couple of recent notable additions via free agency, signing defenseman Mike Green and center Brad Richards. Still, one Detroit sports talk show host believes there’s more to be done. Writing for the Detroit Free Press, Jamie…
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  • Luke Richardson agrees to one-year deal to coach AHL Senators

    Luke Richardson agrees to one-year deal to coach AHL Senators

    In late-May, it was reported that the Ottawa Senators had tabled an offer to free agent bench boss Luke Richardson in hopes that he would come back for at least one more season to coach the AHL’s Binghamton Senators. That became a reality Tuesday, as th…
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  • Senators unveil new logo for 25th anniversary, fans don’t appro…

    Senators unveil new logo for 25th anniversary, fans don’t approve

    In 1992, the Ottawa Senators joined the NHL and proceeded to post one of the worst records in NHL history. Now, one quarter of a century later, the Senators have hope for a decent campaign, but if fans are to be believed, they may be celebrating their 2…
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  • Arbitration season: Derek Stepan is gonna get paid

    Arbitration season: Derek Stepan is gonna get paid

    The NHL arbitration process is really no fun for anyone involved, since it brings negotiation into a formal setting and forces teams and their players to square off. Teams have to pretend that their own players aren’t really that good and hurt feelings …
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  • Senators hire former Avalanche assistant Andre Tourigny

    Senators hire former Avalanche assistant Andre Tourigny

    Nearly two months after resigning from his post as an assistant coach with the Colorado Avalanche, Andre Tourigny has signed on to join Ottawa Senators coach Dave Cameron behind the bench. Tourigny left his gig in Colorado, where he was serving as a def…
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  • Lightning make smart little deal with Erik Condra

    Lightning make smart little deal with Erik Condra

    yahoo.com Jul 1
    Erik Condra was an usher at Tampa Bay Lightning coach Jon Cooper’s wedding. Now, he’s going to be a member of Cooper’s NHL team for the next three seasons. Condra left the Ottawa Senators on Wednesday, and is going to cost the Tampa Bay Lightning just $…
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  • Robin Lehner says headaches gone; starter fatigue not an issue

    Robin Lehner says headaches gone; starter fatigue not an issue

    yahoo.com Jun 30
    Buffalo goaltender Robin Lehner says his headaches from his concussion have “been gone for a while now.” He wants to be the starter for the Sabres. He believes he can be the starter for them. But the former Sens backup has never been a full-time starter…
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  • Senators, Wideman agree on two-way contract

    Senators, Wideman agree on two-way contract

    NHL.com Jun 29
    OTTAWA - The Ottawa Senators announced today that the club has agreed to terms with defenseman Chris Wideman on a one-year, two-way contract. The contract will carry an annual value of $600,000 in the National Hockey League and of $400,000 in the ...
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  • NHL trade tracker: Official deals since Oct. 1, 2014

    NHL trade tracker: Official deals since Oct. 1, 2014

    NHL.com Nov 11, 2014
    June 30 Sharks acquire Martin Jones (G) from Bruins in exchange for 2016 1st-round pick and Sean Kuraly (F) June 29 Blues acquire Konrad Abeltshauser (D) from Sharks in exchange for conditional 2016 7th-round pick Bruins acquire Zac Ri...
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  • Oilers get D-man Gryba from Senators, trade Marincin

    Oilers get D-man Gryba from Senators, trade Marincin

    NHL.com Jun 27
    The Edmonton Oilers traded defenseman Martin Marincin to the Toronto Maple Leafs on Saturday for the 107th pick in the 2015 NHL Draft and forward Brad Ross, then sent the 107th pick and forward Travis Ewanyk to the Ottawa Senators for defenseman E...
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  • Senators draft pick hilariously snubs Gary Bettman's handshake …

    Senators draft pick hilariously snubs Gary Bettman's handshake attempt (Video)

    yahoo.com Jun 27
    Colin White, congratulations. You just did what every hockey fan has always wanted to do. You snubbed Gary Bettman’s handshake. Behold the amazing video of this shunning in live action when the Ottawa Senators picked White, an American born forward, No.…
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  • Video - Big Third Period Lifts Senators Past Bruins 00:44

    Big Third Period Lifts Senators Past Bruins

    Mar 19
    Kyle Turris scored twice in the Senators' 6-4 win over the Bruins.
  • Video - Senators Edge Flyers In Shootout 01:05

    Senators Edge Flyers In Shootout

    Mar 15
    Bobby Ryan's goal in the shootout was the difference in the Senators' 2-1 win over the Flyers.
  • Video - Big Third Period Lifts Senators Past Canadiens 01:00

    Big Third Period Lifts Senators Past Canadiens

    Mar 12
    The Senators scored three goals in the third period in their 5-2 win over the Canadiens.
  • Video - Wild Win In Shootout 01:25

    Wild Win In Shootout

    Mar 3
    Matt Dumba scored twice in the Wild's 3-2 shootout win against the Senators.

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