Found March 01, 2012 on Kukla's Korner:
from Don Brennan of the Ottawa Sun, If there still exists any suspicions over how exactly the right-handed Craig Anderson sliced a tendon in his right hand, the Senators’ No. 1 goalie did nothing to squelch them when facing the media for the first time one week after the incident. “I really don’t care to talk about the details of it all,” Anderson said Thursday at Scotiabank Place, hiding his wounded hand with a dark coat. “(It was a) freak accident. Happened in the kitchen. Leave it at that. Something you learn from. Unfortunately, it was a costly mistake.” continued

Craig Anderson Doesn't Tip His Hand

* Thans to @SensForLife11 for the Photoshopped image. For the first time since suffering a cut to his right pinky finger that severed a tendon, the Senators' number one goaltender addressed the media for the first time but refused to comment or elaborate on how he sustained the injury itself. In concealing his right hand with his jacket, it aroused the interest and suspicions...

Travis Yost: Ottawa Senators Franchise Future in Doubt?

Make sure to follow Travis on Twitter and Facebook! -- A scathing report released in the Ottawa Citizen's Lee Greenberg late Wednesday night is probably the last thing a proud Ottawa Senators fan base wanted to read. The Ontario province has been looking to scrap tax exemptions for businesses who write off sports tickets, much to the disbelief of President Cyril Leeder,...

What To Pay RFA-To-Be Erik Karlsson?

from Ken Warren of Senators Extra, Erik Karlsson is going to strike it rich this summer, whether he wins the Norris Trophy as the National Hockey League’s top defenceman or not. Here are a few words of caution, though, for those asking Ottawa Senators general manager Bryan Murray to lock him up to a contract for the next decade or so: Alexei Yashin, Rick DiPietro, Vincent Lecavalier...

Travis Yost: In Defense of Erik Karlsson: A Response to MC79Hockey

Make sure to follow Travis on Twitter and Facebook! -- On Monday, Tyler Dellow of MC79Hockey opted to publish a detailed response to some of the local media rhetoric in Ottawa, who are currently painting Erik Karlsson as the next Bobby Orr during his stunning 2011-2012 statistical output. Fifteen goals and fifty-one dimes in sixty-four games played? Gaudy, gaudy numbers. In...

One More Thought on Karlsson's Norris Candidacy

Earlier today I had some conversations with Scott about the Norris Trophy debate and how it is an exercise in futility trying to convince people in outside markets who don't have the luxury of being able to watch Erik Karlsson on a game-by-game basis that despite his offense overshadowing whatever defensive capabilities on the ice, he is far removed from being a defensive liability...

Sens' Anderson has no timetable set for return

Ottawa Senators goaltender Craig Anderson says he's not sure when he'll return to the ice after badly cutting his finger while preparing a meal last week.

The Possible Return Of The Mika

With the Swedish Elite League regular season drawing to a close Tuesday, an interesting question must be raised by Senators management. Mika Zibanejad’s (and Fredrik Claesson’s, obviously, but for the purpose of this debate, he doesn’t really matter) Djurgården are finishing up a terrible year with games on Saturday and Tuesday, playing to avoid the dreaded relegation playoffs...

Travis Yost: A Quick Look Ahead

Make sure to follow Travis on Twitter and Facebook! -- Much to the annoyance of the superstitious few who will point to this blog if the Ottawa Senators enter tailspin late in the season, today's blog - the first of its kind in the 2011-2012 season - will talk a bit about the Ottawa Senators as a playoff team. After Tuesday's regulation win against the Boston Bruins...

Bulletin: Senators extend season-seat renewal early-bird deadline to Friday, March 9

OTTAWA - The Ottawa Senators announced today that they have extended their early-bird deadline for fans to renew their season seats to noon eastern time (ET) on Friday, March 9. Due to an ongoing technical problem with the online renewal system, s...

Blackhawks-Senators Preview

The Ottawa Senators and Chicago Blackhawks have nearly identical records with 17 games remaining, though the makeup of their respective division and conference races has one team riding high and the other feeling desperate. Ottawa seeks its seventh victory in eight tries Friday night when it hosts Chicago, which is fighting to keep its grasp on a playoff spot in the Western Conference...

Thursday Thoughts

1) After watching Erik Karlsson race back to his end to get an icing call in the second period of Tuesday’s game in Boston, I’ll be the first to acknowledge that a potential Bruins versus Senators first round matchup will take years off my life. Had Karlsson been racing against any other Bruins forward not named Tyler Seguin, liberties would have been taken. I cannot imagine...

Bulletin: Senators to host third annual Faceoff Fieldtrip, presented by Scotiabank, on Thursday

OTTAWA - The Ottawa Senators today announced plans for their third annual Faceoff Fieldtrip, presented by Scotiabank, which will open the doors of Scotiabank Place to more than 160 classes and 4,700 students and teachers on Thursday, March 1. Clas...
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