Originally written on The 6th Sens  |  Last updated 10/6/13
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Having captured three of four points in two games this week that the Senators easily could have lost in regulation, you’d imagine most Sens fans would be ecstatic with the team’s good fortune considering that Ottawa hasn’t played anything resembling its best hockey. Blowing a two-goal lead and giving a division rival two points in the standings is never good, but when that rival is Toronto, it definitely makes it more difficult to find the positive in things. Take for example the fact we’re two regular season games into the Bobby Ryan Senators era and already it feels like we’re micro-analyzing each shift and focusing on what he isn’t, instead of focusing on what he is. Ryan may never be the greatest skater and yes, his decision-making with the puck at times has bordered on careless, and I’m not really sure who to believe when it comes to Ryan’s alleged conditioning levels, but, as underwhelming as his play has been, you just have to keep reminding yourself that things w...
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