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Jets add Harrison to injury-riddled defense

Jets add Harrison to injury-riddled defense

NHL.com Updated 24 hours ago
WINNIPEG – Another injury to a defenseman forced Winnipeg Jets general manager Kevin Cheveldayoff to act Thursday. The Jets acquired defenseman Jay Harrison from the Carolina Hurricanes in exchange for the Ottawa Senators’ sixth-round pick in the...
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  • With Lazar loaned to junior team, Senators to take longer look …

    With Lazar loaned to junior team, Senators to take longer look at Pageau

    NHL.com Dec 18 (yesterday)
    OTTAWA - Jean-Gabriel Pageau will be sticking with the Ottawa Senators for a little longer than expected since the team has decided to loan centre Curtis Lazar to the Canadian team for the world junior hockey championship. Pageau was recalled...
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  • Top 10 Vezina candidates of 2014-15: Rinne rules

    Top 10 Vezina candidates of 2014-15: Rinne rules

    thehockeynews.com Dec 18 (yesterday)
    Goaltending can make or break a team’s season. Just ask the Edmonton Oilers, who for years have looked promising but have been unable to secure a goaltender to give them the big save they need. You won’t find either Oilers goaltender, Ben Scrivens or Vi…
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  • Senators release Curtis Lazar to play for Canada at world junio…

    Senators release Curtis Lazar to play for Canada at world junior championship

    NHL.com Dec 18 (yesterday)
    ST. CATHARINES, Ont. - The Ottawa Senators have decided to let Curtis Lazar play for Canada at the world junior championship. Lazar, one of the Senators' top prospects, has recorded a goal and six assists this season as their fourth-line cent...
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  • NHL Three Stars: Anderson, Lehtonen, Svedberg make goalie union…

    NHL Three Stars: Anderson, Lehtonen, Svedberg make goalie union proud

    yahoo.com Dec 18 (yesterday)
    No. 1 Star: Craig Anderson, Ottawa Senators Anderson posted his third shutout of the year and 29th of his career during a 2-0 win over the New Jersey Devils. He turned aside 34 shots to earn his second win in three starts. Kyle Turris scored early in th…
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  • Minor League Hockey Team Scores Three Goals In The First 36 Sec…

    Minor League Hockey Team Scores Three Goals In The First 36 Seconds

    deadspin.com Dec 17 (yesterday)
    It was a terrible, horrible, no good, very bad night for Binghamton Senators goalie Andrew Hammond, whose Senators took on the Lehigh Valley Phantoms tonight in AHL action. Read more...
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  • Watch AHL's Lehigh Valley Phantoms score three goals in 21 seco…

    Watch AHL's Lehigh Valley Phantoms score three goals in 21 seconds (Video)

    yahoo.com Dec 17 (yesterday)
    Binghamton Senators goaltender Andrew Hammond had a short night on Wednesday against the Lehigh Valley Phantoms. After facing three shots in the game's opening 36 seconds, he allowed three goals. If that wasn’t bad enough, the three goals came in a span…
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  • Ottawa's Anderson stops 34 shots, Turris scores twice in Senato…

    Ottawa's Anderson stops 34 shots, Turris scores twice in Senators' 2-0 win over Devils

    NHL.com Dec 17 (yesterday)
    NEWARK, N.J. - Craig Anderson made 34 saves, and Kyle Turris scored two goals as the Ottawa Senators beat the New Jersey Devils 2-0 on Wednesday night. Anderson earned his third shutout of the season and 29th in his NHL career. He had struggl...
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  • Top 10 Calder Trophy candidates: Can anyone catch Filip Forsber…

    Top 10 Calder Trophy candidates: Can anyone catch Filip Forsberg?

    thehockeynews.com Dec 17 (2 days ago)
    There’s been no shortage of great stories this season, but one of the most surprising things is the cast of rookies who have quickly made names for themselves in the league. The thing with rookies is they’re one of the most difficult groups of players t…
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  • NHL Three Stars: Buffalo Sabres continue hot streak; Isles top …

    NHL Three Stars: Buffalo Sabres continue hot streak; Isles top Devils

    yahoo.com Dec 16 (4 days ago)
    No. 1 Star: Brian Flynn, Buffalo Sabres Flynn’s rebound goal with 3:29 left in the third period tied the game, and Matt Moulson’s lone shootout tally eventually won it over the Ottawa Senators, 5-4. Buffalo has now won six straight at home. Flynn also a…
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  • Rumor Roundup: Stewart still available, Blues and Jets may look…

    Rumor Roundup: Stewart still available, Blues and Jets may look for deals before trade freeze

    thehockeynews.com Dec 15 (4 days ago)
    With the NHL holiday trade freeze slated for midnight on Dec. 19, there’s increasing focus on Buffalo Sabres right wing Chris Stewart in the rumor mill. SI.com’s Allan Muir reports Sabres GM Tim Murray is reportedly willing to move the 27-year-old winge…
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  • Ottawa Senators recall forward Jean-Gabriel Pageau from AHL Bin…

    Ottawa Senators recall forward Jean-Gabriel Pageau from AHL Binghamton

    NHL.com Dec 14 (5 days ago)
    OTTAWA - The Ottawa Senators recalled forward Jean-Gabriel Pageau from the American Hockey League's Binghamton Senators on Sunday. Pageau, 22, has skated in each of Binghamton's 26 regular-season games this year and has registered 18 points (...
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  • Saturday's NHL Capsules

    Saturday's NHL Capsules

    NHL.com Dec 13 (6 days ago)
    BOSTON - Dave Cameron earned his first win as an NHL coach when Bobby Ryan and Mikka Zibanjad scored in a shootout to lift the Ottawa Senators over the Boston Bruins 3-2 on Saturday. Cameron took over after Paul MacLean was fired Monday. The ...
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  • Ovechkin makes 8-year-old’s wish come true with heartwarming go…

    Ovechkin makes 8-year-old’s wish come true with heartwarming goal

    Like a lot of children, 8-year-old Lauren Santora loves Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin. Unfortunately, Santora has had to spend much of her life watching her favorite player from the hospital. Santora has Type 1 diabetes, a debilitating disea…
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  • Bobby Ryan’s brilliant goal a bright spot in a bad stretch for …

    Bobby Ryan’s brilliant goal a bright spot in a bad stretch for Senators

    The Ottawa Senators have won just twice in their past 10 games, fired head coach Paul MacLean Monday, and lost 5-3 Thursday to the Los Angeles Kings in the debut of MacLean’s replacement, Dave Cameron. However, Sens star right winger Bobby Ryan played t…
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  • Kings spoil Cameron's Sens coaching debut

    Kings spoil Cameron's Sens coaching debut

    ESPN.com Dec 11
    Anze Kopitar scored the tiebreaking goal early in the third period and the Los Angeles Kings beat Ottawa 5-3 on Thursday night in Dave Cameron's debut as coach of the Senators.
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  • Bobby Ryan zips through four of the Kings' men on beautiful goa…

    Bobby Ryan zips through four of the Kings' men on beautiful goal (Video)

    yahoo.com Dec 11
    A word to young hockey players. You are not supposed to go through four hockey players by yourself. Generally it doesn't work – unless your name is Bobby Ryan, of course. Take a look at this absurd goal by the Senators' Ryan on Thursday night against th…
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  • Senators moving downtown?; Another goodbye for Beliveau; Blues …

    Senators moving downtown?; Another goodbye for Beliveau; Blues shopping? (Puck Headlines)

    yahoo.com Dec 10
    Here are your Puck Headlines: A glorious collection of news and views collected from the greatest blogosphere in sports and the few, the proud, the mainstream hockey media. • Jeff Skinner likes ice cream? And Eric Staal is not impressed. [Carolina Hurri…
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  • Rumor Roundup: Ottawa could see more than just a coaching chang…

    Rumor Roundup: Ottawa could see more than just a coaching change

    The Ottawa Senators made headlines earlier this week by firing head coach Paul MacLean and replacing him with Dave Cameron. That might not be the only change in store for the Senators, who’ve won only three of their last 10 games entering Thursday’s til…
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  • Former Senators coach MacLean has no regrets

    Former Senators coach MacLean has no regrets

    OTTAWA – Former Ottawa Senators coach Paul MacLean said Tuesday he hasn't second-guessed himself about any of his decisions behind the Senators bench. MacLean, who went 114-90-35 in his four seasons with the Senators, was fired Monday and repl...
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  • Video - SportsCenter's Inside The NHL: Top 3 Goals 01:00

    SportsCenter's Inside The NHL: Top 3 Goals

    Dec 16
    John Buccigross and Barry Melrose count down the top three goals of the week from across the NHL.
  • Video - Sabres Edge Senators 01:14

    Sabres Edge Senators

    Dec 15
    Matt Moulson's shootout goal lifted the Sabres past the Senators 5-4.
  • Video - Kings Skate Past Senators 01:05

    Kings Skate Past Senators

    Dec 11
    The Kings topped the Senators 5-3 to snap their two-game skid.
  • Video - Elevated Plays Of The Week 02:11

    Elevated Plays Of The Week

    Dec 11
    Check out some of the best goals, saves and hits from this week in the NHL.

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