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Ryan hopes Senators have a captain this season

Ryan hopes Senators have a captain this season

NHL.com Updated 13 hours ago
The Ottawa Senators have been without a captain since center Jason Spezza was traded to the Dallas Stars on July 1. It appears they're in no rush to name a replacement for Spezza, but Senators right wing Bobby Ryan said Wednesday he hopes one ...
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  • 10 RFAs who missed training camp and how their disputes were re…

    10 RFAs who missed training camp and how their disputes were resolved

    thehockeynews.com 19 hours ago
    Ryan Johansen’s contract negotiations with the Columbus Blue Jackets are…contentious. Yesterday started with Blue Jackets GM Jarmo Kekalainen drawing a line in the sand by insinuating the start of training camp as a cut off point. Later on, team preside…
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  • Rumor Roundup: Bruins face excruciating Johnny Boychuk trade de…

    Rumor Roundup: Bruins face excruciating Johnny Boychuk trade decision

    thehockeynews.com 22 hours ago
    As NHL training camps open, the Boston Bruins and Chicago Blackhawks still remain above the $69 million salary cap. Questions persist over how they’ll address the issue. The Blackhawks must shed more than $2.2 million to become cap compliant before the …
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  • Puck Daddy’s NHL 2014-15 Emoji Preview: Ottawa Senators

    Puck Daddy’s NHL 2014-15 Emoji Preview: Ottawa Senators

    yahoo.com Sep 11 (7 days ago)
    (The 2014-15 NHL season is nearly upon us, and attempting to handicap the winners and losers can sometimes leave us speechless. So we decided to break down all 30 teams with the next best thing to words: Emojis!) Last Season In Emojis Last Season, In Su…
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  • Senators draft pick Curtis Lazar will make a case to remain in …

    Senators draft pick Curtis Lazar will make a case to remain in the NHL

    thehockeynews.com Sep 11 (7 days ago)
    Senators draft pick Curtis Lazar will make a case to remain in the NHL
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  • Phillips would like to be Senators captain: report

    Phillips would like to be Senators captain: report

    NHL.com Sep 10
    The Ottawa Senators have been without a captain since July, but defenseman Chris Phillips would love to assume the role. Phillips, who has been with the Senators since being selected by the franchise with the No. 1 pick of the 1996 NHL Draft, ...
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  • Senators announce affiliation agreements

    Senators announce affiliation agreements

    NHL.com Sep 9
    The Ottawa Senators on Tuesday extended their affiliation agreement with the Binghamton Senators of the American Hockey League for an additional four seasons through 2018-19 and announced a secondary affiliation agreement with the Evansville IceMe...
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  • Rumor Roundup: What will the Senators do with Bobby Ryan & …

    Rumor Roundup: What will the Senators do with Bobby Ryan & Marc Methot?

    Contract talks between the Ottawa Senators and defenseman Marc Methot have apparently reached a stalemate. The Ottawa Sun’s Bruce Garrioch reports Methot, whose current annual cap hit is $3 million, is believed to be seeking a deal comparable to Brooks …
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  • Top 10 players/coaches on The Hot Seat

    Top 10 players/coaches on The Hot Seat

    The most daunting challenge when it comes to forming a list of people on The Hot Seat™ for 2014-15 is keeping the list to just 10. Heck, you could have 30 just by placing every coach in the league on there. Because as your trusty correspondent recently …
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  • Five NHL starters who could lose their jobs this season

    Five NHL starters who could lose their jobs this season

    You’ve got to be some kind of crazy to be a goalie. Not only do you have to regularly deal with frozen chunks of rubber flying towards you at rifling speeds, but you’re also the last line of defense and, therefore, the first one to blame when things go …
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  • Coaches and GMs under the gun like never before

    Coaches and GMs under the gun like never before

    Around this time of year when we all get antsy for hockey to get going, one of the most popular topics of conversation centers around which coach will be the first to get fired. Randy Carlyle and Paul MacLean look to be the early frontrunners in that de…
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  • Senators extending Craig Anderson all about security and stabil…

    Senators extending Craig Anderson all about security and stability

    If there’s one NHL team that could use some good karma these days, it’s the Ottawa Senators. The GM is battling cancer, they’ve lost their captain for the second straight year, ownership has a case of the shorts, they’re the only Canadian team that has …
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  • The top 10 players to watch in the Champions League

    The top 10 players to watch in the Champions League

    If you can’t wait for the NHL season to start, maybe turn your attention to Europe, where the Champions League is off and running. The super-sized tournament for club teams features squads from all over the continent and it’s more than just a place to f…
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  • Ottawa Senators prospect Nick Paul is busting out

    Ottawa Senators prospect Nick Paul is busting out

    There was a lot of buzz on Tuesday afternoon surrounding the shootout goals scored by Jordan Subban and Josh Ho-Sang at the BioSteel Sports camp in Toronto, and deservedly so. But one of the other finalists in the informal skills competition was center …
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  • Sens sign LW MacArthur to 5-year extension

    Sens sign LW MacArthur to 5-year extension

    The Ottawa Senators have signed forward Clarke MacArthur to a $23.25-million, five-year extension.
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  • Erik Karlsson would accept Sens captaincy. Is he the right pick…

    Erik Karlsson would accept Sens captaincy. Is he the right pick?

    At 24, Erik Karlsson is already the best offensive defenseman of his era. His 74 points were 13 more than the next-closest blueliner, Norris Trophy winner Duncan Keith, had in 2013-14. Karlsson has outscored every D-man in the league by 29 or more point…
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  • Ottawa Senators sign forward Clarke MacArthur to five-year exte…

    Ottawa Senators sign forward Clarke MacArthur to five-year extension

    NHL.com Aug 19
    OTTAWA - The Ottawa Senators have signed forward Clarke MacArthur to a US$23.25-million, five-year contact extension. The deal runs through the end of the 2019-20 season and has an average annual value of $4.65 million, the team said Tuesday ...
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  • Video - Eastern Conference Risers And Fallers 07:40

    Eastern Conference Risers And Fallers

    Sep 16
    Scott Burnside, Pierre LeBrun, Katie Strang and Craig Custance look at the teams in the NHL's Eastern Conference that improved in the offseason, and those that are starting to slide backward.
  • Video - Jason Spezza Sent To Stars 02:18

    Jason Spezza Sent To Stars

    Jul 1
    Craig Custance discusses the Stars' trade with the Senators for Jason Spezza.
  • Video - Trades Dominate Day 1 Of NHL Draft 05:52

    Trades Dominate Day 1 Of NHL Draft

    Jun 27
    Scott Burnside, Pierre LeBrun and Craig Custance recap the action from Day 1 of the NHL draft.
  • Video - Senators Top Penguins In Shootout 00:41

    Senators Top Penguins In Shootout

    Apr 13
    Jason Spezza and Kyle Turris scored goals in the shootout period to lead the Senators past the Penguins 3-2.

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