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Ottawa Senators Sat Oct 21 2017 22:24:01 GMT+0000 (UTC)
WHERE THE PARTY'S AT -- Senators coach Guy Boucher insists the players don't alter their preparations for games against the Maple Leafs.Whether its by watching live or on TV, theres no comparing the atmosphere and attitude surrounding a Saturday night game between Ottawa an
The Ottawa Senators could have a different looking lineup in Game 1 of the Eastern final.PITTSBURGH The Ottawa Senators could have a different looking lineup in Game 1 of the Eastern final. Though coach Guy Boucher doesnt usually change a winner, a c
Ottawa Senators captain Erik Karlsson will make his season debut Tuesday night against the Vancouver Canucks, but coach Guy Boucher says the team cant lose the focus from the way they played without him. Were not going to change anything, Boucher sai
A goal by Dion Phaneuf, initially credited to Derick Brassard, 1:51 from the third-period buzzer led to overtime against the Red Wings.Five months and one day after the last real Saturday night National Hockey League game in Ottawa, things looked com
SUMMERSIDE, P.E.I. This wasn’t just any other morning skate. And, this won’t just another ho-hum pre-season game as the Ottawa Senators prepare to face the New Jersey Devils Monday night at Credit Union Centre as part of the Kraft
Summerside, a city of 14,500, is thrilled to host an NHL exhibition game between the New Jersey Devils and Ottawa Senators.SUMMERSIDE, P.E.I. This will be a homecoming for Dion Phaneuf. Yes, this small city of 14,500 is thrilled to host a National Ho
The focus of Craig Anderson is once again being put to the test. When the Senators’ goalie showed up at the rink last season, it was while hoping and praying that his wife Nicholle would prevail in her battle against cancer. When he returne
VANCOUVER The expectation was Alex Burrows would be welcomed back with open arms on Tuesday night at Rogers Arena. This wasnt just any other game for the Senators winger, it was his chance to return to the place he called home for 12 NHL seasons with
PITTSBURGH _ Guy Boucher wouldn’t tip his hand but he may have to make one change Sunday afternoon at the PPG Paints Arena. While the Ottawa Senators’ coach confirmed neither Alex Burrows (leg)  or Mark Borowiecki (leg) w
PITTSBURGH Are you ready for more matinee magic? If the history from the opening two rounds means anything, Ottawa Senators fans should settle in for the long haul and some late afternoon/evening celebration. The Senators are 4-0 in games that start
PITTSBURGH  Its all even, of course, but after two games in Pittsburgh, the Ottawa Senators have accomplished something quite remarkable. Theyve kept Penguins captain Sidney Crosby off the score sheet and theyve kept him frustrated. In the e
Pierre Dorion isnt going to rest on his laurels. The Ottawa Senators may be coming off one of the most successful seasons in club history, but general manager and coach Guy Boucher told reporters Monday morning during their end-of-season wrap-up at t
On Sunday, Patrick Sieloff and Stone had a staredown after Sieloff slashed Stones stick in half and Kyle Turris was seeing red after a scuffle with Macoy Erkamps, but nothing got out of hand.Safety over stupidity. That sums up the Ottawa Senators wor
Attendance shouldnt be a topic, not after the Senators turned in their best season in a decade, one double overtime goal shy of the Stanley Cup final. And certainly not after the organization spent the off-season putting tarps over 1,500 seats in the
Those teams that had terrible regular seasons were rewarded for their failure by making their selections at the top, while the Senators, after reaching the Eastern Conference final this past spring, sat in the back row of the rink with the Stanley Cu
CHICAGO Trent Mann has been waiting for this day for awhile. The Ottawa Senators chief amateur scout has worked his way up through the ranks, starting with the club in a part-time role in 2010, taking on a full-time position in 2014. On Friday, Mann
The biggest fear coming into this season is that the Eastern Conference finalists would get off to a sluggish, groggy start. They are certainly trending that way now.Still one week from showtime, it’s now show-up time for the Senators. The
If it aint broke, dont fix it. That, in a nutshell, was the message Ottawa Senators coach Guy Boucher gave the players Friday morning in advance of a series against the defending Stanley Cup champions.PITTSBURGH If it aint broke, dont fix it. That, i
Pierre Dorion isnt going to rest on his laurels. The Ottawa Senators may be coming off one of the most successful seasons in club history, but general manager and coach Guy Boucher told reporters Monday morning during their end-of-season wrap-up at t
What, me worry? Bobby Ryan isnt the least bit concerned. With the Vegas Golden Knights set to join the NHL and go to the expansion draft table on June 21, the Senators winger isnt convinced GM George McPhee is willing to roll the dice on the $37.5 mi
Karlsson is among the front-runners for the Conn Smythe Trophy as playoff MVP, along with Pittsburghs Marc-Andre Fleury, Anaheims Ryan Getzlaf and Nashvilles Pekka Rinne. PITTSBURGH  At another time, alarm bells would have been ringing all a
Rugged Ottawa Senators defenceman Mark Borowiecki was playing coy Wednesday, refusing to go beyond the standard bumps and bruises when describing his latest injury setback.Rugged Ottawa Senators defenceman Mark Borowiecki was playing coy Wednesday, r
Senators coaches decided to give the kids a chance Saturday night. They were just fine.Senators 5, Canadiens 1 The Ottawa Senators decided to give the kids a chance Saturday against the Montreal Canadiens. They were just fine. Logan Brown, the Senato
Marc-Andre Fleury has been benched for Game 4 of the Eastern Conference final. The Pittsburgh Penguins have decided to turn to Matt Murray. Pulled after allowing four goals on nine shots in the Penguins ugly 5-1 loss to the Ottawa Senators in Game 3
There exists a popular misconception that Ottawa is still not supporting the Senators with capacity crowds in the playoffs. This, of course, is so untrue. Ottawa has had one bad post-season night, when only 16,744 showed up for Game 1 of its second-r
On Sunday, Patrick Sieloff and Stone had a staredown after Sieloff slashed Stones stick in half and Kyle Turris was seeing red after a scuffle with Macoy Erkamps, but nothing got out of hand.Safety over stupidity. That sums up the Ottawa Senators wor
Somewhere in the basement of his off-season home in Coral Springs, Fla., the Ottawa Senators goaltender has the stick he used in the 2016-17 season opener against the Toronto Maple Leafs in which Matthews, then a rookie, scored four goals on Anderson
PITTSBURGH They call this The Steel City, or they did. But just as Ottawa left behind its early days as a rough-and-tumble lumber town, then earning and outgrowing a reputation as The City That Fun Forgot, Pittsburghers agree that their Rust Belt not
PITTSBURGH  The Senators had four obvious stars in their 2-1, Game 1 victory in the Eastern Conference final. There was Bobby Ryan, who used a rush of speed for his second overtime winner a couple of hours after his second spectacular no-loo
PITTSBURGH _ The Ottawa Senators brought in Viktor Stalberg to provide experience in the Stanley Cup playoffs. Acquired from the Carolina Hurricanes at trade deadline, Stalberg, who won a Stanley Cup with the Chicago Blackhawks in 2013, wasnt on the
CHICAGO Don’t blame the schedule maker. The Ottawa Senators are going to be busy in the first two months of the season and they’re going to spend a lot of time away from home as a result. The National Hockey League released its fu
PITTSBURGH  While working his shutdown role against the NHLs top player in the Eastern Conference final, Jean-Gabriel Pageaus endurance was put to the test. On Thursday, Pageau played his team-leading 107th game of 2016-17, including pre-sea
After sending him to their AHL affiliate, the Senators wanted to give their top pick in the 2015 draft time to develop his defensive game in the minors, but a spate of injuries changed those plans.VANCOUVER The plan was never for Thomas Chabot to be
Mark Stone enters the season looking to be a more consistent goal scorer for the Senators.While finishing up with a similar goals-per-game output as he had in his first two years, Mark Stone struggled at the start of the 2016-17 regular season and ha
Coach Guy Boucher is focused on the here and now as he prepares for a second season in Ottawa after last season's playoff run to the conference final.So, what does Guy Boucher do for an encore? In his first season behind the bench, the Ottawa Senator
Even though general manager Pierre Dorion tried to make a deal to acquire a forward before Tuesday's roster deadline, there were no changes to the roster in advance of Thursday's season opener against the Capitals.Pierre Dorion has been working the p
If it's any consolation to Chabot, assigned to Belleville, it might be that Karlsson also spent 12 games in the American Hockey League in his 2009-10 rookie season.Erik Karlsson, the Ottawa Senators star defenceman of today, says he “most l
Closing out the pre-season at the Bell Centre, the Senators suffered their third consecutive defeat, a disgraceful 9-2 loss to the Montreal Canadiens in a game that was supposed to be a final tuneup for the real thing.Canadiens 9, Senators 2 MONTREAL
Last season, not a single 2016 second-round draft pick played even one NHL game.National Hockey League history and conventional wisdom suggests Alex Formenton will be summoned to a meeting with Ottawa Senators general manager Pierre Dorion at some po
The passing of Bryan Murray on Saturday, August 12th not only represents a great loss...CALGARY, CANADA – FEBRUARY 27: General manager Bryan Murray of the Ottawa Senators talks to the media after their NHL game against the Calgary Flames at
Erik Karlsson looked very much like his same old self. But after his first full practice of training camp on Wednesday, the Senators' captain maintained he still has some work to do before he's game-ready.Erik Karlsson looked very much like his same
SUMMERSIDE, P.E.I. The full house at the morning skate told the story. This wasnt just going to be another ho-hum pre-season game. As the Ottawa Senators faced off against the New Jersey Devils on Monday night in the annual Kraft Hockeyville game at
SUMMERSIDE, P.E.I The Ottawa Senators sure know how to spoil a party. On a night the Senators were supposed to help celebrate everything great about the NHL by bringing hockey to a small town as part of the annual Kraft Hockeyville game, they were pr
Minus Erik Karlsson, the right side of the Senators’ defence held up just fine through the first five games of the season. Chris Wideman had three goals, making him the highest scoring blueliner in the league and giving him a share of the t
As the Senators enter the final full week of the pre-season with Monday night's exhibition game against the New Jersey Devils at the Credit Union Centre, the No. 11 overall pick in the 2016 National Hockey League draft, has positioned himself well to
In the days leading up to the 2017 NHL Draft, Pierre Dorion emphasized how the... In the days leading up to the 2017 NHL Draft, Pierre Dorion emphasized how the organization would do their due diligence and explore every possibility. Although he disc
Chris VandeVelde has no shortage of Ottawa Senators connections. A native of Moorhead, Minn., he has the same hometown as Brian Lee, Ottawa's ill-fated first-round draft pick in 2005, and Matt Cullen, a Senator for 21 games in 2010-11. VandeVelde, wh