Found April 20, 2012 on NY Rangers Blog:
#Sens captain Daniel Alfredsson will not travel with the team to New York for Game 5. #BelieveIt #NYROtt— Ottawa Senators (@NHL_Sens) April 20, 2012 would normally think this would be a good thing for the Rangers, but with the way Ottawa's playing without their captain, I'm not so sure.Remember to follow me on Twitter & Facebook or e-mail me at

Senators captain Alfredsson making 'progress'

Ottawa Senators captain Daniel Alfredsson skated Saturday and is making "progress," according to team head coach Paul MacLean. Alfredsson has been sidelined for the past two games of the Eastern Conference quarterfinal series with the New York Rangers due to a mild concussion. He did not accompany his team to New York for Saturday's Game 5. Rangers rookie Carl Hagelin...

Senators' Alfredsson ruled out for Game 5 vs. Rangers

Ottawa Senators captain Daniel Alfredsson did not accompany his team to New York for Saturday's Game 5 of the Eastern Conference quarterfinal series verus the Rangers. Alfredsson, who has missed the last two contests with a mild concussion, did not participate in practice on Friday. Rangers rookie Carl Hagelin will serve the final contest of his three-game suspension after...

Raging Stoner: Mark Stone Set to Make NHL Debut

If today's morning skate is any indication, Senators fans will probably get a chance to watch uber prospect Mark Stone to play in his first National Hockey League game tonight. Since the 1987-88 season, only 40 teenagers have played in the postseason. Should Stone play, he will be the first teeanage player to make his NHL debut in the playoffs since Jarome Iginla did it back...

Coming to America: Jakob Silfverberg

Besides a one-way ticket to North America, the only other thing that Senators prospect Jakob Silfverberg will buying soon is a bigger cabinet to house his Swedish Elite League (SEL) hardware. After being recognized as the SEL's most valuable player and youngest since Peter Forsberg, you can now add SEL playoff MVP and champion to his resume. It's quite the list of accomplishments...

Video- Chris Neil Hit On Brian Boyle

No penalty on the play but some of the “web talk” called it a dirty hit. In my opinion, it may have been a little late, but holding off until a better view becomes available.

Concussion sidelines Sens star in Game 4

Ottawa Senators captain Daniel Alfredsson did not participate in Wednesday's morning skate and is not expected to be in the lineup for Game 4 of the team's opening-round playoff series against the Rangers. Alfredsson sustained a concussion on a hit from Rangers rookie Carl Hagelin during Game 2 at Madison Square Garden Saturday. Hagelin received a three-game suspension....

What the Ottawa Senators have given us during the 2011-2012 Season

No matter how the rest of the Ottawa Senators series plays out vs. the New York Rangers the time is right for the hockey world to both recognize and thank the Senators for what has been one of their most amazing seasons.Let’s begin with the most telling statement of what was expected from the Ottawa Senators by hockey experts in their 2011-2012 pre-season rankings: “Ottawa has...

Senators poised to pull off upset

With their injured captain out and the team down two goals less than six minutes into Game 4, the Ottawa Senators looked to be in serious danger of falling behind 3-games-to-1 while on the verge of being a first-round casualty vs. the top-seeded New York Rangers.A few hours later, that all changed.Kyle Turris’ game-winner 2:42 into overtime completed the improbable comeback on...

Staal Could Be Suspended for Hit on Spezza

During the second period last night, Marc Staal nailed Jason Spezza with an unpenalized high hit that forced the Senators center to leave the game for a short while... To watch on YouTube, click here.Here's Staal on the hit (via ESPN NY)..."My read was that he had the puck pulled to the outside. I kind of bit on it and he pulls right back into me and his head...

(Video) Chris Neil's Hit on Brian Boyle

This is the hit that has everyone buzzing tonight. Senators tough guy Chris Neil hit the Rangers forward Brian Boyle with this hard hit. Rangers head coach John Tortorella was unhappy with the check after the game and said that Boyle is concussed.

Senators Can Eliminate The Rangers At Home On Monday

The Ottawa Senators beat the New York Rangers 2-0, giving them a 3-2 series lead. Jason Spezza had the only goals of the night, here is his game winner.

Evened Up

That is exactly what the first round Stanley Cup Playoff series is between the New York Rangers and Ottawa Senators after last night’s 3-2 overtime victory for the Senators. The Rangers let an early 2-0 lead slip away as well as a 2-1 series lead and now, they will head back to Madison Square Garden for Game 5 tied up thanks to Senators’ forward Kyle Turris, who scored the game...
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