Found October 15, 2013 on Fox Sports Arizona:
GLENDALE, Ariz. -- Anthony LeBlanc lived in Ottawa for 17 years and was a Senators season ticket holder for that entire run. So how will the Coyotes president and CEO suppress his emotions when his favorite team for the better part of two decades skates onto the Arena ice on Tuesday? "It's going to be an interesting night," LeBlanc said, laughing. "Having said that, it's not going to be difficult, because finance trumps everything." Since completing the purchase of the Coyotes along with the other members of IceArizona, LeBlanc has sworn allegiances to his new club. But he still carries a scrapbook worth of memories from his old one. He remembers the inaugural season in 1992-93 when the Sens lost 70 games. He remembers the stars that littered the teams in the late '90s and into the next decade, like Alexei Yashin, Marian Hossa and Daniel Alfredsson. He remembers the Cup Finals run in 2007. He remembers last season's improbable run. And ...

Senators’ Losses Continue To Grow

from James Gordon of Senators Extra, Ottawa Senators owner Eugene Melnyk says the Ottawa Senators have lost $110 million since he took over the team 10 years ago. In August, senior team officials told the Citizen that the franchise has generated a grand total of just $6 million on operations (total revenues minus the costs associated with paying and moving the players, advertising...

Turris in a happy place since leaving Coyotes

GLENDALE, Ariz. -- Kyle Turris might never have to answer the Coyotes question again after Tuesday night's game at Arena. And if he keeps up this point-a-game pace for the Ottawa Senators, he might never have to answer questions about his offensive ability either. "It's a part of my career that I'll never forget," Turris said Tuesday after Ottawa...

Spezza, Senators slip past Coyotes in overtime

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) -- Cory Conacher scored at 2:48 of overtime, Jason Spezza completed a natural hat trick to erase a two-goal deficit and the Ottawa Senators ended a four-game losing streak with a 4-3 win over the Phoenix Coyotes on Tuesday night. Phoenix took a 2-0 lead on quick goals by Rob Klinkhammer and Radim Vrbata in the second period, but Ottawa rallied behind Spezza...

The Senators Pull One Out in Overtime against the emerging Phoenix Coyotes

Last night’s late night game on the ice in Phoenix was a bit of an overtime thriller if one would ever see one.  You had two playoff caliber teams and a load of quality on the ice. Ottawa has Karlsson, Conacher, Michalek, Spezza and the newly acquired Bobby Ryan playing an old division foe. Phoenix […]

Senators' Jason Spezza a natural in 4-3 win over Coyotes

A tip of the cap to Jason Spezza. He was sizzling in the desert Tuesday night. The Senators centre completed his fifth career hat-trick to help Ottawa come back from a 2-0 deficit and halt a four-game winless streak with a dramatic 4-3 OT victory over the Phoenix Coyotes. It took a little extra work but Cory Conacher scored at 2:48 of the extra period to beat Mike Smith and help...

Senators’ Turris passes on reliving stint with Coyotes

Kyle Turris’s trip down memory lane here Tuesday included reminders of his first National Hockey League game his first NHL goal and his first NHL playoff game. However there were no “Welcome Back Kyle” signs to go along with those feelings. “That’s fine by me” Turris said before the game between the Ottawa Senators and the Phoenix Coyotes his previous employers. ...

Sens snap streak, top Coyotes in OT

Downcast before the final game of what had been a difficult road trip, the Ottawa Senators found a way to dig out a little momentum in the desert before heading home. Cory Conacher scored at 2:48 of overtime, Jason Spezza completed a natural hat trick to erase a two-goal deficit and the Senators ended a four-game losing streak with a 4-3 win over the Phoenix Coyotes on Tuesday night...

Elliotte Friedman's Three Thoughts on the Senators

When hockey’s best columnist devotes three of his thirty thoughts to the Ottawa Senators, it’s second nature to examine what he wrote and break it down further. Let’s take a look: 1.Obviously, the biggest debate in Edmonton is what goalie the Oilers should chase. They are at 49 contracts, so signing a free agent or trading a draft pick for a player  completely eliminates...

Devils-Senators Preview

Jason Spezza played a large part in making sure the Ottawa Senators head into their home opener with some momentum. The New Jersey Devils are looking for any sort of spark to end one of the worst starts in franchise history as the teams meet Thursday night. Ottawa (2-2-2) managed just six points on its season-opening six-game road swing, but broke a four-game losing streak with...

Ducks’ Barrage Downs Senators

Craig Anderson of the Senators makes a save in this picture from the OC Register. The Anaheim Ducks used a franchise-record 56-shot barrage to down the Ottawa Senators 4-1. Corey Perry scored twice for the Ducks to give them all the offense they need.  Nick Bonino and Ryan Getzlaf also scored for Anaheim while Bobby Ryan picked up the lone Ottawa goal. Hampus Lindholm had two assists...

Mighty Ducks Down Ottawa on Throwback Night

Too bad it can't be throwback night every night.  On Sunday evening, the Ducks lived up to their original Mighty name and defeated the Ottawa Senators 4-1. From honoring fifteen players from the original Ducks team that took the ice on October 8, 1993, to the retro uniforms, to the $0.93 sodas, popcorn and cupcakes, everything felt fun and festive.  Watching the Ducks manhandle...

Video- Bad Goal Of The Night

Mike Smith stickhandled into the no touch zone and paid the price as Jason Spezza scores one of his natural hat trick goals.  The Sens won 4-3 in OT.  
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