Ottawa Senators News and Rumors

Ottawa Senators rookie Curtis Lazar brings a full toolbox

Ottawa Senators rookie Curtis Lazar brings a full toolbox

thehockeynews.com Updated Oct 20 (yesterday)
When the Ottawa Senators traded Jason Spezza to Dallas over the summer, it was a definite signal that the franchise was moving in a new, younger direction. Their captain and second-leading scorer was gone, with top scorer and offensive defenseman extrao…
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  • Getting To Know: Jim Thomson

    Getting To Know: Jim Thomson

    thehockeynews.com Oct 19 (2 days ago)
    Status: NHL right wing from 1986-1993 with Hartford, Washington, New Jersey, Los Angeles, Anaheim and Ottawa. DOB: December 30, 1965 In: Edmonton, Alberta First Hockey Memory: “I borrowed a pair of skates. I grew up in a mobile house park, Westview Vill…
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  • Mike Hoffman scores winner as Senators edge Blue Jackets 3-2

    Mike Hoffman scores winner as Senators edge Blue Jackets 3-2

    NHL.com thehockeynews.com Oct 18 (2 days ago)
    OTTAWA - Mike Hoffman made up for missing a penalty shot by scoring the game winner Saturday night as the Ottawa Senators defeated the Columbus Blue Jackets 3-2. David Legwand and Erik Karlsson also scored for Ottawa (4-1-0), which has now wo...
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  • Blue Jackets goalie McElhinney leaves game

    Blue Jackets goalie McElhinney leaves game

    NHL.com Oct 18 (3 days ago)
    Columbus Blue Jackets goalie Curtis McElhinney left the game against the Ottawa Senators in the second period with an injury and did not return. Teammate Nick Foligno collided with McElhinney, and each wound up in the Columbus net. The play was...
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  • Martin Brodeur to Avalanche is hockey fable that needs to happe…

    Martin Brodeur to Avalanche is hockey fable that needs to happen

    yahoo.com Oct 17 (4 days ago)
    Semyon Varlamov is on injured reserve with a wonky groin. Reto Berra is “out for a while.” Calvin Pickard was lit up against the Ottawa Senators on Thursday night. The Colorado Avalanche have a bit of a goalie problem at the moment, and you know what th…
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  • Barry Brust is the world’s most entertaining goalie

    Barry Brust is the world’s most entertaining goalie

    yahoo.com Oct 16 (5 days ago)
    Barry Brust is a goalie for Medvescak of the KHL. He had a cup of coffee with the Los Angeles Kings, and played in the Minnesota Wild and Ottawa Senators systems. He broke a 55-year-old shutout streak record in the AHL. He kinda looks like your buddy’s …
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  • If it’s over for him, Daniel Alfredsson the player and person s…

    If it’s over for him, Daniel Alfredsson the player and person should be celebrated

    thehockeynews.com Oct 15 (5 days ago)
    We should know that, when the end of their playing career arrives for most NHLers, it does not arrive in the fairy tale format. For every Raymond Bourque, there are hundreds of guys who experience a less-than ideal exit from a league most never want to …
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  • Rumor Roundup: Philadelphia Flyers shopping for blueline beast?

    Rumor Roundup: Philadelphia Flyers shopping for blueline beast?

    thehockeynews.com Oct 15 (6 days ago)
    The Philadelphia Flyers suffered a scare last week when defenseman Braydon Coburn was sidelined by a lower-body injury. It raised speculation they might go shopping for blueline help if the injury was long term, but it appears he could return to action …
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  • In defense of Florida Panthers' epically embarrassing crowd vs.…

    In defense of Florida Panthers' epically embarrassing crowd vs. Ottawa

    yahoo.com Oct 14
    The Florida Panthers announced a crowd of 7,311 fans for their Monday night loss to the Ottawa Senators. It’s a pathetically sparse crowd, lower than some college hockey games. It unfortunately comes during a perfect storm of negative attention for that…
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  • Barely Anyone Came To The Panthers Game

    Barely Anyone Came To The Panthers Game

    deadspin.com Oct 14
    A subhead on the Sun-Sentinel's gamer for last night's Senators-Panthers tilt reads, simply, "Panthers lose again with barely anyone watching." That's about right.Read more...
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  • Anderson gets shutout, MacArthur scores to lead Senators over P…

    Anderson gets shutout, MacArthur scores to lead Senators over Panthers 1-0 before small crowd

    NHL.com Oct 13
    SUNRISE, Fla. - Craig Anderson made 30 saves, Clarke MacArthur scored a power-play goal and the Ottawa Senators beat winless Florida 1-0 Monday night in front of the smallest crowd in Panthers history. MacArthur raced up the middle of the ice...
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  • New Senators captain Erik Karlsson buys ‘C’s for his fans

    New Senators captain Erik Karlsson buys ‘C’s for his fans

    New Ottawa Senators captain Erik Karlsson is sharing his promotion with his fans. The dynamic Swedish blueliner says he’s purchased 1,000 ‘C’s for fans who’ve already bought his jersey. The ‘C’s will be available at the Sens store in Ottawa on Tuesday. …
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  • Senators' new mascots break law with guerilla marketing campaig…

    Senators' new mascots break law with guerilla marketing campaign

    yahoo.com Oct 10
    The four newest characters at Sens games will be these four former prime ministers. pic.twitter.com/vAKev2UuyR— Michael Woods (@michaelrwoods) October 9, 2014 (#NightmareFuel) The Ottawa Senators tried their hand at a little 'guerilla marketing' to prom…
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  • Senators unveil racing Prime Ministers MacDonald, Laurier, King…

    Senators unveil racing Prime Ministers MacDonald, Laurier, King and Borden

    NHL.com Oct 9
    OTTAWA - The Washington Nationals have the racing presidents. Now the Ottawa Senators will have the racing prime ministers. On Thursday the team announced that mascots depicting Sir John A. MacDonald, Sir Wilfrid Laurier, William Lyon MacKenz...
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  • AHL team apologizes for new mascot’s mockery of firefighter (Up…

    AHL team apologizes for new mascot’s mockery of firefighter (Update)

    yahoo.com Oct 9
    It’s been quite day for mascots in hockey. First, the Ottawa Senators revealed four prime minister mascots, which will remind you of the racing presidents featured at Washington Nationals home games. Then it was the AHL’s Adirondack Flames’ chance to in…
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  • Captain Karlsson takes over as a new, young core emerges in Ott…

    Captain Karlsson takes over as a new, young core emerges in Ottawa

    NHL.com Oct 5
    OTTAWA - When the Ottawa Senators named Erik Karlsson captain it signalled the dawn of a new era. Karlsson, along with Bobby Ryan, Kyle Turris, Clarke MacArthur and Jared Cowen are the Senators' future, while names like Daniel Alfredsson and ...
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  • Preseason roundup: Senators rally past Canadiens

    Preseason roundup: Senators rally past Canadiens

    NHL.com Oct 4
    David Legwand scored a tiebreaking power-play goal with 1:14 remaining, and the Ottawa Senators defeated the Montreal Canadiens 4-2 in a preseason game at Bell Centre on Saturday. Ottawa tied the game on a power-play goal by Mika Zibanejad 8:19...
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  • Zibanejad, Legwand score in third as Senators top Canadiens 4-2…

    Zibanejad, Legwand score in third as Senators top Canadiens 4-2 in preseason

    NHL.com Oct 4
    MONTREAL - Mika Zibanejad and David Legwand scored power-play goals in the third period to lift the Ottawa Senators to a 4-2 pre-season victory over the Montreal Canadiens on Saturday night. The Senators ended their pre-season schedule at 4-3...
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  • What is Bobby Ryan actually worth? (Trending Topics)

    What is Bobby Ryan actually worth? (Trending Topics)

    yahoo.com Oct 3
    The timing of this extension to Bobby Ryan from the Senators was very smart. That's the first thing to keep in mind about it. They're essentially buying low on him for the second time in as many seasons. His 23-25-48 was the worst basic stat line — both…
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  • Video - Senators Skate Past Avs 00:43

    Senators Skate Past Avs

    Oct 16
    The Senators topped the Avs 5-3 for their third straight win.
  • Video - Senators Sneak Past Panthers 00:44

    Senators Sneak Past Panthers

    Oct 13
    Clarke MacArthur's first goal of the season lifted the Senators past the Panthers 1-0.
  • Video - Predators Storm Past Senators In Third Period 00:47

    Predators Storm Past Senators In Third Period

    Oct 9
    The Predators scored three goals in the third period en route to a 3-2 win over the Senators.
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    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.

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