Best picks by round on Day 2 of the draft
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BUFFALO – On Day 2 of the draft, team preference plays such a huge role in when kids get picked. But for my money, there were some definite winners by round. In some cases, it was teams that made solid multiple selections. In other cases, it was a matte…Share Tweet
Senators sign forward Buddy Robinson to a one-year, two-way contractNHL.com Jun 23 (yesterday)OTTAWA - The Ottawa Senators have signed forward Buddy Robinson to a one-year, two-way contract. The contract will carry an annual value of US$750,000 in the National Hockey League and $75,000 in the American Hockey League. The six-foot-si...Share Tweet
Senators Prospect Arrested, Tased After Allegedly Fighting A Cop At Disney Worlddeadspin.com Jun 22 (3 days ago)Darren Kramer, a winger in the Ottawa Senators organization who currently plays for the AHL’s Manitoba Moose, was arrested at approximately 1:16 a.m. Tuesday after allegedly fighting a police officer at Disney World and getting tased. According to polic…Share Tweet
NHL schedule: Stanley Cup rematch on Oct. 20, four outdoor games and other notable datesthehockeynews.com Jun 21 (4 days ago)The NHL released the 2016-17 regular season schedule, and the four-game opening night is set for Oct. 12. The season will kick off with the Toronto Maple Leafs visiting the Ottawa Senators, which will be followed by a pair of first-round playoff rematch…Share Tweet
New Senators GM Dorion believes 12th pick will net quality asset at NHL draftNHL.com Jun 20 (5 days ago)OTTAWA - Pierre Dorion remembers the nerves at his first NHL draft with the with the Ottawa Senators, when he convinced then general manager Bryan Murray to trade up in order to select defenceman Erik Karlsson 15th overall. That was back in 2...Share Tweet
New assistant Cookson reunites with Boucher, Crawford on Senators coaching staffNHL.com Jun 15OTTAWA - The Ottawa Senators have hired Rob Cookson as assistant coach. Cookson, 55, joins associate coach Marc Crawford as new Senators head coach Guy Boucher fills out his staff for next season. A native of Lacombe, Alta., Cookson spent ...Share TweetLegendary Ottawa Senator Daniel Alfredsson made his triumphant return to the organization ahead of the 2015-16 season, signing on to become the senior advisor of hockey operations. And after his first year in the front office, Alfredsson is coming back …Share Tweet
Nikita Filatov says he left Senators due to financial troubles, regrets not listening to Ken Hitchcockthehockeynews.com Jun 8Here’s a name some will remember and one that some, namely Blue Jackets fans, will have tried to forget: Nikita Filatov. Filatov, 26, last played in the NHL during the 2011-12 season as a member of the Ottawa Senators when he was a 21-year-old, but his …Share Tweet
Kleinendorst returns to coach Binghamton, led Senators to only Calder Cup titleNHL.com Jun 8OTTAWA - The Ottawa Senators have hired Kurt Kleinendorst as head coach of their American Hockey League affiliate. The Binghamton Senators agreed a two-year contract with Kleinendorst, bringing him back to team he led to the 2011 Calder Cup t...Share Tweet
Report: Yeo interviewing for Blues assistant gig, could be next coach when Hitchcock retiresthehockeynews.com Jun 3Mike Yeo was reportedly in the running for the coaching gig with the Ottawa Senators, has been looked at as a potential hire with the Anaheim Ducks and Calgary Flames and he’s been consistently considered a possibility for one of the many open assistant…Share Tweet
NHL still wants to make outdoor game happen on Parliament Hillthehockeynews.com May 31The NHL has held outdoor games at NCAA, MLB, CFL and NFL stadiums, an MLS pitch will be the site of the Centennial Classic next season and in the pre-Winter Classic era the league has even made an outdoor game work outside of Caesar’s Palace in Las Vega…Share Tweet
After bizarre departure from Senators, Wikstrand signs four-year deal with SHL’s Farjestadthehockeynews.com May 30In September 2015, it looked as though Mikael Wikstrand’s career was at an impasse. The 22-year-old defender had mysteriously left Ottawa’s training camp, returned to his native Sweden and was told by then-Ottawa Senators GM Bryan Murray that the only w…Share Tweet
Chiasson’s days numbered in Ottawathehockeynews.com May 28Alex Chiasson’s days in Ottawa appear to be coming to an end. The 25-year-old is a restricted free agent, but Bruce Garrioch of the Ottawa Sun suggested the forward could be dealt prior to the NHL draft in Buffalo next month. Chiasson’s agent, Kent Hugh…Share TweetChris Phillips’ NHL career is over. The steady defenseman called it quits officially in a press conference Thursday after 17 seasons, all with the Ottawa Senators, the team that drafted him first overall in 1996. Phillips missed all of 2015-16, as he su…Share TweetThe Ottawa Senators are continuing their raid of Switzerland this off-season. First, the Senators brought aboard coaches Guy Boucher and Marc Crawford, both of whom had spent the past several seasons in the Swiss NLA, and Ottawa added to their former Sw…Share Tweetyahoo.com May 20Mike Hoffman has scored 56 times for the Ottawa Senators over the past two seasons and recorded 107 points. Heading into next season he might be the happiest player to see Guy Boucher take over the head coaching job. Despite being one of Ottawa’s top ev…Share Tweet
Patrick Wiercioch gone in Ottawa? Sounds like Pierre Dorion’s not messing aroundthehockeynews.com May 19Defenseman Patrick Wiercioch may be headed to unrestricted free agency a little early if a report by the Ottawa Sun‘s Bruce Garrioch comes to fruition. According to Garrioch, there are major rumblings that the Ottawa Senators will not qualify the pendin…Share Tweet
Vin Scully Can Make Even Dirt Interestingdeadspin.com May 18I took a class about soil in college and the professor would always get mad if anyone called it dirt, but I think she’d make an exception for Vin Scully here, who wove an entertaining little yarn about how the Washington Senators would bring their own d…Share TweetNHL.com May 11OTTAWA - Marc Crawford just wanted to be back in the NHL. A former NHL coach of the year who spent the last four seasons coaching in Switzerland, Crawford was one of a number of candidates interviewed for the opening with the Ottawa Senators ...Share Tweetyahoo.com May 10At 6:30 a.m. on Friday April 29, Bruce Boudreau received a text message from Anaheim Ducks general manager Bob Murray. Once he saw the note, Boudreau knew his time coaching the Ducks was probably over. Boudreau’s Ducks had lost to the Nashville Predator…Share TweetThe Ottawa Senators are convinced they have the man in charge who can turn the team around and get them back into the playoffs on a consistent basis after missing the postseason two of the last three years. Senators GM Pierre Dorion again assured everyo…Share Tweet
Big Third Period Lifts Senators Past BruinsMar 19Kyle Turris scored twice in the Senators' 6-4 win over the Bruins.
Senators Edge Flyers In ShootoutMar 15Bobby Ryan's goal in the shootout was the difference in the Senators' 2-1 win over the Flyers.
Big Third Period Lifts Senators Past CanadiensMar 12The Senators scored three goals in the third period in their 5-2 win over the Canadiens.
Wild Win In ShootoutMar 3Matt Dumba scored twice in the Wild's 3-2 shootout win against the Senators.