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Kyle MacKinnon leads St. John's IceCaps to SO victory over Sena…

Kyle MacKinnon leads St. John's IceCaps to SO victory over Senators

NHL.com Updated 10 hours ago
BINGHAMTON, N.Y. - Kyle MacKinnon scored the winner in a shootout to lift the St. John's IceCaps to a 4-3 comeback victory over the Binghamton Senators in American Hockey League action on Wednesday. John Albert, Carl Klingberg and Chase Balis...
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  • Report: Daniel Alfredsson to officially retire Dec. 4 in Ottawa

    Report: Daniel Alfredsson to officially retire Dec. 4 in Ottawa

    thehockeynews.com NHL.com 23 hours ago
    According to a TSN report, longtime Senators captain Daniel Alfredsson, who spent last season with the Red Wings after 17 seasons in Ottawa, is expected to officially announce his retirement from the NHL Dec. 4 in the city in which he spent the grand ma…
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  • Ryan Reaves pummeled Eric Gryba last night

    Ryan Reaves pummeled Eric Gryba last night

    thehockeynews.com Nov 26 (yesterday)
    The Blues got beat by Ottawa last night in a shootout, but they certainly didn’t get beaten in the alley. Enforcer Ryan Reaves defended the honor of Max Lapierre (hey, there’s a first time for everything…), engaging Senators blueliner Eric Gryba in a ti…
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  • Senators score 2 goals in 3rd period, then beat Blues 3-2 in sh…

    Senators score 2 goals in 3rd period, then beat Blues 3-2 in shootout

    NHL.com Nov 26 (yesterday)
    ST. LOUIS - Bobby Ryan just missed scoring the winning goal in overtime. Given another chance in the shootout, Ryan came through for the Ottawa Senators. After the Senators rallied with two third-period goals, Ryan's shootout tally capped a d...
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  • Blues' Elliott week-to-week; Brodeur in for tryout

    Blues' Elliott week-to-week; Brodeur in for tryout

    NHL.com thehockeynews.com Nov 25 (yesterday)
    ST. LOUIS -- With goalie Brian Elliott week-to-week because of a lower-body injury he sustained Tuesday, the St. Louis Blues have announced they will bring in Martin Brodeur on a tryout basis. Elliott's injury will not require surgery, accordin...
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  • Detroit Red Wings prospect Dylan Larkin heads up The Hot List

    Detroit Red Wings prospect Dylan Larkin heads up The Hot List

    thehockeynews.com Nov 25 (yesterday)
    The big stories in the prospect world lately have been college related. Specifically, players changing their minds about where they want to go. Brock Boeser was headed to Wisconsin, but the 2015 prospect has re-opened matters. And Notre Dame has been bi…
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  • Stephen Weiss scores twice during 3-goal second period to help …

    Stephen Weiss scores twice during 3-goal second period to help Red Wings top Senators 4-3

    NHL.com thehockeynews.com Nov 25 (2 days ago)
    DETROIT - Welcome back, Stephen Weiss. Playing his second game this season after missing much of it with injuries, Weiss had a pair of rebound goals late in Detroit's three-goal second period to lift the Red Wings over the Ottawa Senators 4-3...
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  • Rumor Roundup: Dupuis’ injury has Penguins perusing trade marke…

    Rumor Roundup: Dupuis’ injury has Penguins perusing trade market

    thehockeynews.com Nov 22 (5 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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  • Senators sign teen battling rare disease to one-day scouting co…

    Senators sign teen battling rare disease to one-day scouting contract

    yahoo.com NHL.com Nov 21 (6 days ago)
    Jonathan Pitre’s afflication prevents him from playing sports. The 14-year old suffers from epidermolysis bullosa (EB), a genetic disease that causes blistering of the skin, making things like bathing and walking painful to do. The Ottawa Citizen profil…
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  • Daniel Alfredsson intends to retire, according to report

    Daniel Alfredsson intends to retire, according to report

    thehockeynews.com Nov 21 (6 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 (6 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 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
    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

    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

    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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  • Video - Senators Win In Shootout 00:57

    Senators Win In Shootout

    Nov 25
    Bobby Ryan scored the deciding goal in the Senators' 3-2 win over the Blues.
  • 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.

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