Found June 29, 2013 on Razzball Hockey:
The Ottawa Senators were plagued by injuries. Jason Spezza went down early in the season with back surgery. Star defenseman Erik Karlsson had his Achilles’ tendon rupture that cost him a majority of the season. Goaltender Craig Anderson suffered an ankle injury that cost him a good chunk of the season as well. Grab a couple band aids and let’s look back at the Senators’ season. Team Name: Ottawa Senators Record: 25-17-6; Lost 4-1 to Pittsburgh in Eastern Conference Semifinals Player of the Season: Anderson posted a 12-9-2 mark with a 1.69 goals against average, save percentage of .941 and three shutouts. He would easily be the best goaltender in fantasy if he got more offense to boost his win-loss record. Breakouts of the Season: Mika Zibanejad (7-13–20, 4 PP points, +9 rating) and Jakob Silfverberg (10-9–19, 3 PP points, +9 rating) were both solid contributors in their rookie campaign and tied for fifth on the team in points. Each contributed as well on the power play and that bode...
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
RELATED ARTICLES

Alfredsson returning to Senators

Daniel Alfredsson will be returning for an 18th season with the Ottawa Senators. The 40-year-old Alfredsson had been contemplating retirement after last season, but the Senators received word from his agent Friday letting them know he'd be back. Alfredsson has been Ottawa's captain for 14 seasons. In 47 regular-season games last year, the Swede had 10 goals and 16 assists...

Garrioch posits a pair of articles regarding Alfredsson’s future and trade rumors

The Ottawa Sun's Bruce Garrioch posited a pair of articles on Thursday evening, first addressing the future of Ottawa Senators captain Daniel Alfredsson... It's Decision Day for Daniel Alfredsson. League sources confirmed to the Sun the Senators captain will inform GM Bryan Murray and his Kelowna-based agent J.P. Barry Friday by telephone from his home in Sweden...

Travis Yost: Ottawa Gets Curtis Lazar

Make sure to follow Travis on Twitter! -- Curtis Lazar, ranked twelfth-overall by International Scouting Services, fell into the laps of the Ottawa Senators at pick number seventeen. Bryan Murray and the rest of the Ottawa organization didn't waste any time, quickly grabbing the Edmonton Oil Kings product. Lazar, who had a bit of a roller-coaster year, saw his stock skyrocket...

Draft Day News: Scuttlebutt & Boston's Love Affair with Alfie

Prior to today’s NHL Draft, Senators management took care of some business and none of it should be surprising. Awaiting confirmation Daniel Alfredsson will return for an eighteenth NHL season, the Senators sent qualifying offers to regulars Erik Condra and Patrick Wiercioch and a number of prospects who spent the bulk of the season on the farm like Stephane Da Costa, Mark...

Alfredsson Will Return For Another Season

No surprise Daniel Alfredsson will return next season. He has been leaning this way all month. Good news. #Sens — Bruce Garrioch (@SunGarrioch) June 28, 2013

Travis Yost: One More Year

Make sure to follow Travis on Twitter! -- I don't think there was any doubt about Daniel Alfredsson coming back for one final season, but a Swedish reporter Marie Lehmann put any doubt to bed late Friday morning. In comments to the Swedish media, Alfredsson had the following to say about his return: "The playoffs felt great. No back problems." "I needed...

Alfie Returns

Alfie's coming back! RT @svtlehmann: Daniel Alfredsson har bestämt sig för att fortsätta karriären. — Stefan G:son (@steffeG) June 28, 2013 Daniel Alfredsson has decided to play another year. "The playoffs felt great. No backproblems". #nhl #sens — Marie Lehmann (@svtlehmann) June 28, 2013 "...
Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.