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...