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Senators Don’t Plan On Any Big Moves At Trade Deadline

from James Gordon of Senators Extra at the Ottawa Citizen, Don’t expect Ottawa Senators owner Eugene Melnyk to make any impulse buys when the NHL trade deadline rolls around next Monday. Melynk phoned in to Toronto radio station The Fan 590 Monday morning and insisted he has learned his lesson when it comes to breaking the bank to win now. That means rival general mangers trying...

Weight serves as head coach in interim

Islanders Sr. Advisor to the General Manager and Assistant Coach Doug Weight will serve as Head Coach in the interim as current Head Coach Jack Capuano is sick with the flu. 

Senators blow out Islanders

Erik Karlsson and Jason Spezza each scored twice, Craig Anderson made 28 saves and the Ottawa Senators beat the New York Islanders 6-0 on Monday for their third straight win. The Senators (31-22-8) moved within two points of first-place Boston in the Northeast Division and one point behind Pittsburgh and Philadelphia for fifth place in the Eastern Conference playoff race. Karlsson...

The Eugene Melnyk Radio Tour Carries On

Prior to this afternoon's game against the New York Islanders -- remember, it's a 1pm start -- owner Eugene Melnyk made an appearance on the Fan 590 talking with Roger Lajoie. (Who incidentally also happens to be the Executive VP of Melnyk's St. Mike's Majors.) To listen to the appearance itself, you can check it out on the Fan 590's website. Nevertheless, I&...

Karlsson: 'I've come a long way since I came here'

Of all the audacious numbers that currently sit beside his name, it is far and away the least glamorous of the bunch. But that particular statistic — his +14 in the plus-minus department — probably says the most about Erik Karlsson'...

Recap: NY Islanders vs. Ottawa

Erik Karlsson totaled four points on two goals and two assists as Ottawa chased Kevin Poulin before the game was two minutes old and cruised to a 6-0 victory over the New York Islanders at Nassau Coliseum.

Are The Islanders Inching Closer To Playoff Spot? Wait, What?

Presidents' Day, for many teams around the league, is often a day to reflect not only on the history of America's most newsworthy leaders, but to rest up and take stock in their current positions in the standings as the trade deadline approaches. For the Islanders though, this year represents an opportunity for hope. For change. For a chance to move within striking distance...

Islanders crushed by Senators in Monday matinee

Erik Karlsson and Jason Spezza each scored twice, Craig Anderson made 28 saves and the Ottawa Senators beat the Islanders 6-0 on Monday for their third straight win. The Senators (31-22-8) moved within two points of first-place Boston in the Northeast Division and one point behind Pittsburgh and Philadelphia for...

Karlsson helps Senators pound Islanders 6-0

Erik Karlsson and Jason Spezza each scored twice, Craig Anderson made 28 saves and the Ottawa Senators beat the New York Islanders 6-0 on Monday for their third straight win.

Senators, Anderson shut out Islanders on road

Erik Karlsson and Jason Spezza each scored twice, Craig Anderson made 28 saves and the Ottawa Senators beat the New York Islanders 6-0 on Monday for their third straight win.

Capitals-Senators Preview

While the Ottawa Senators are playing like a team on a mission to get back to the playoffs, the Washington Capitals certainly don't seem inspired to avoid a shocking finish outside the Eastern Conference's top eight. The visiting Capitals have a chance to complete a season sweep of Ottawa on Wednesday night, but they'll have to turn around not only their fortunes but...

New York Islanders (25-26-8) at Buffalo Sabres (25-27-7), 7 p.m. (ET)

A pair of last-place teams will meet for the final time this season, as the New York Islanders head north to visit the Buffalo Sabres at First Niagara Center.
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