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41 min ago | Sen Shot

The Marc Methot Conundrum For The Ottawa Senators

Mar 5, 2014; Calgary, Alberta, CAN; Ottawa Senators defenseman Marc Methot skates with the puck against the Calgary Flames during the first period at Scotiabank Saddledome. Calgary Flames won 4-1.


Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Marc Methot, NHL Players, Patrick Wiercioch, Cody Ceci, Jared Cowen, NHL Northeast Divison

1 hr ago | Predlines

Headlines: Twenty-Two Days To Go

We are just twenty-two days away from October, 9; opening night in Smashville when the Predators host the Ottawa Senators. Only twenty-two more days until Nashville welcomes David Legwand back into the Music City.


Related Topix: Sports, Filip Forsberg, NHL Players, David Legwand, NHL Northeast Divison, Vincent Trocheck

2 hrs ago | Ottawa Citizen

Making hockey work in Ottawa is tough, Senators owner Eugene Melnyk says

On the eve of training camp, Ottawa Senators owner Eugene Melnyk has issued a reminder about the difficulties of operating an NHL franchise in Canada's capital. Melnyk told Toronto radio station Sportsnet 590 that selling tickets is particularly difficult in Ottawa because the city's two biggest employers - the federal and municipal government - are not permitted to purchase tickets.


Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Bobby Ryan, Marc Methot, NHL Players, NHL Northeast Divison, NHL Eastern Conference

4 hrs ago | Silver Seven

Division Preview: Forwards

Continuing with the week's divisional preview, a look at the forward crews of the other teams in the Atlantic Division. The Bruins have arguably the second-strongest one-two punch on centre in the league.


Related Topix: Sports, Stephen Weiss, NHL Players

Tue Sep 16, 2014

TSN Radio 1200 Ottawa announces Senators broadcast team

TSN Radio 1200 in Ottawa, the radio home of the Ottawa Senators, today announced its broadcast team for the 2014-15 season and that play-by-play announcer Dean Brown will be returning to TSN 1200 full-time to headline coverage and report exclusively for TSN Radio. TSN 1200's comprehensive radio coverage of every Senators game begins on Monday, Sept.


Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, NHL Northeast Divison

Mon Sep 15, 2014

Press & Sun-Bulletin

B-Sens shine at Ottawa Senators rookie campB-Sens shine at Ottawa...

Sens shine at Ottawa Senators rookie camp Enforcer Darren Kramer registers goals in all three games Check out this story on Binghamton's Darren Kramer gets in a fight with Toronto's David Broll during a game at Broome County Veterans Memorial Arena on April 16. Darren Kramer is known to Binghamton Senators fans as an enforcer, but they may be seeing another side to him this season. Kramer scored in all three games for the Ottawa Senators this past weekend as the team finished with a 2-1 record at the annual rookie tournament in London, Ontario.


Related Topix: Sports, Luke Richardson, Curtis Lazar, Andrew Hammond, NHL Players, NHL Hockey, NHL Northeast Divison, David Broll

Blackhhawk up

Chicago Blackhawks: Rookies Lose Once Again in Shootout

Oct 11, 2013; Chicago, IL, USA; A general shot of the Stanley Cup banners prior to a game between the Chicago Blackhawks and the New York Islanders at the United Center. Chicago won 3-2.


Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Chicago Blackhawks, Teuvo Teravainen, NHL Central Division, NHL Players, NHL Northeast Divison

A team without a captain, good start key for Senators' Murray

Every team wants to start its season on the right foot, but general manager Bryan Murray says training camp this season is vitally important for the Ottawa Senators. "Maybe, we were too comfortable," he told TSN Hockey Insider Bob McKenzie.


Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Craig Anderson, David Legwand, NHL Players, Alex Chiasson, Bryan Murray, Mika Zibanejad

Detroit Free Press

'Disappointing' setback has Alfredsson's future with Red Wings in question

Detroit Red Wings right wing Daniel Alfredsson warms up prior to a game against the Ottawa Senators at Canadian Tire Centre. / Marc DesRosiers / USA TODAY Sports The news on Daniel Alfredsson is not good: He hasn't skated in 10 days and, at this point, isn't expected to be at Detriot Red Wings training camp.


Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Red Wings, NHL Hockey, Daniel Alfredsson, NHL Players, Henrik Zetterberg, NHL Central Division, NHL Northeast Divison

Silver Seven

Division Preview: Goaltenders

The first in a series of four posts examining the best and the worst of the Atlantic Division. The first installment looks at the Atlantic Division's deep goaltending pool.


Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Craig Anderson, Robin Lehner, NHL Players, Boston Bruins, Tuukka Rask, Patrice Bergeron

Siegel: Leafs prospect pool deepest on defence

LONDON, Ont. Tomas Kaberle was the 204th selection at the 1996 draft in St. Louis, the second to last player the Maple Leafs would draft on a day that saw the Senators pick Chris Phillips first overall.


Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Toronto Maple Leafs, Petter Granberg, Stuart Percy, Morgan Rielly, NHL Players, Erik Karlsson

Sun Sep 14, 2014

SLAM! Sports

Ottawa Senators rookies serve Maples Leafs a beatdown

Toronto Maple Leafs defenceman Viktor Loov is tackled by Ottawa Senators forward Buddy Robinson after Loov caught Senators forward Darren Kramer off guard with an open ice hit during their 2014 NHL Prospects Tournament game at Budweiser Gardens in London on Sunday September 14, 2014. Max McCormick scored twice for the Ottawa newcomers as they got into the spirit of the rivalry with the Toronto Maple Leafs by scoring a hard-fought 6-2 victory Sunday night at the Budweiser Gardens.


Related Topix: Sports, Andrew Hammond, NHL Players, NHL Hockey, Toronto Maple Leafs, NHL Northeast Divison

Silver Seven

Weekly Question: Best Goalie in Senators History

20 have played more than 10 games between the pipes for Sens. But only a handful of those have had stretches which could be defined as "good". Today's Weekly Question asks: which goalie is the best in franchise history ? Lalime began the 1999-2000 season in the NHL with the Senators, as the backup to Ron Tugnutt.


Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, NHL Northeast Divison, NHL Eastern Conference, Ron Tugnutt, NHL Players, Tom Barrasso, Brian Elliott, Mike Bales

Sat Sep 13, 2014

Sen Shot

SenSeries Profile: Defenseman Chris Wideman

Quick defenseman is a catalyst offensively, uses explosive skating ability and intuition to create dangerous opportunities in the final third. Can lead the rush and spark an offense.


Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Carter Camper, NHL Players

The London Free Press

'I believe we're going to have success', says Paul MacLean

Head coach Paul MacLean watches as one of his players skates by during practice at the Sensplex in Ottawa on April 1,2013. Errol McGihon/The Ottawa Sun/QMI Agency It's been a long off-season for Paul MacLean but as the rookies dropped the puck here Saturday against the Pittsburgh Penguins, the Senators' coach is happy camp is just around the corner.


Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Zack Smith, NHL Players, Kyle Turris, David Legwand, Bobby Ryan, Mika Zibanejad


Finding Franklin: How a 169-year-old mystery was solved

After years of searching, success came almost by accident. Heavy ice pushed scientists away from their intended zone-and right over the elusive wreck.


Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, NHL Northeast Divison


Robin Short: Greening not playing a numbers game

The Ottawa Senators' Colin Greening checks the Florida Panthers' Sean Bergenheim to the ice during a game in Sunrise, Fla. last season.a SGreening, froma SSt.a SJohn's, is about to enter the first of a three-year contract that will net him just shy of $8 million over the next three years.


Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Colin Greening, NHL Players, Erik Karlsson, Sean Bergenheim, NHL Northeast Divison, Florida Panthers, NHL Southeast Division

Will Sens, Ryan deliver for each other?

With Jason Spezza and Ales Hemsky gone, all eyes will be on the offensive output - and contract status of Bobby Ryan. Counting down the final 30 days to puck drop on the 2014-15 NHL season, Sportsnet previews all 30 NHL teams in reverse order of how we believe they will finish the regular season.


Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Bobby Ryan, NHL Players, NHL Eastern Conference, Erik Karlsson, Bryan Murray, Craig Anderson

Fri Sep 12, 2014

Sen Shot

Ottawa Senators Rookie Tournament Players To Watch

Jun 30, 2013; Newark, NJ, USA; Ryan Pulock puts on a jersey as he is introduced as the number fifteen overall pick to the New York Islanders during the 2013 NHL Draft at the Prudential Center. Mandatory Credit: Ed Mulholland-USA TODAY Sports The 2014-15 NHL Season unofficially kicks off Saturday for the Ottawa Senators with their first live action of the new season, the annual rookie tournament held in London, Ontario.


Related Topix: Sports, Curtis Lazar, NHL Players, NHL Hockey, NHL Northeast Divison, Ryan Pulock, Ryan Hartman, Teuvo Teravainen, Mark McNeill

Silver Seven

Silver Nuggets: Who should play with Erik Karlsson?

Erik Karlsson is one of the NHL's premier star players. He has world-class offensive ability, and is the best defenseman in the league at moving the puck out of his zone .


Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, NHL Players, Erik Karlsson, Patrick Wiercioch, Marc Methot, Jared Cowen, NHL Northeast Divison