Originally written on The 6th Sens  |  Last updated 1/13/12
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For many hockey fans and members of the media, last night's game changed the way that they have perceived the Senators. There's a definite 'holy **** these guys are for real' attitude that is starting to permeate the news and the social media reactions. Having said that, with Ottawa in the thick of the playoff hunt, the importance of each of this team's final 39 games cannot be understated. For the first time in a long time, it feels like every coaching decision and lineup decision has significant far reaching ramifications. Keeping this in mind, it is going to be interesting watching Paul MacLean monitor Craig Anderson's workload moving forward. Having played in 40 of the team's 45 games this season, Anderson's on an unsustainable pace. Not only has Anderson only played in more than 70 games once, this season's 40 games already represent the second most number of games that he's played in during one season. Yet, with Ottawa in the thick of the playoff hunt, playing Anderson has bec...
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