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The Senators' big producers started the pre-season with a bang as did one of their big prospects.
New sniper Bobby Ryan Milan Michalek and 6-foot-5 235-pound rookie Buddy Robinson scored the Ottawa goals in a 3-1 win over the Jets at a jam-packed but mostly quiet MTS Centre Sunday night.
Erik Karlsson showed Norris Trophy form and added two assists while Michalek also had a helper.
Robin Lehner was quite sharp in stopping 17 of 18 shots before being replaced by rookie Andrew Hammond to start the third.
Big Dustin Byfuglien wasn’t in the lineup but the Jets did have plenty of star power in Tobias Enstrom Andrew Ladd Bryan Little Blake Wheeler and new addition Michael Frolick.
Ottawa used 10 players from last year’s team and of course Ryan.
Coach Paul MacLean wanted to give his new No. 1 line a chance to develop some early chemistry and Ryan Jason Spezza and Michalek did some of that owning the puck for much of the early going.
Ryan’s first in a Senators jersey in the openi...
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Bobby Ryan scored the winning goal on Sunday night in the Ottawa Senators' 3-1 preseason victory over the Winnipeg Jets.
Ryan, acquired in an offseason trade with the Anaheim Ducks, scored 26 seconds into the second period to give Ottawa a 2-0 lead.
New captain Jason Spezza added an assist, and Milan Michalek had a goal and added. Defenseman Erik Karlsson had two assists, and...
The Ottawa Senators announced the signing of 2013 first rounder Curtis Lazar to an Entry Level Contract.
From the Club's official release:
The 6-0, 196-pound centre has recorded 93 points (58 goals, 35 assists) and 103 penalty minutes over 141 career WHL contests, all of which have occurred with the Oil Kings. He has also registered 18 goals and 13 assists over 46 career...
Buddy Robinson scored for the second straight night, and the Ottawa Senators earned a 4-2 preseason victory over the Calgary Flames on Monday.
Enthusiastic fans in Saskatoon were decked out in the jerseys of their favorite stars such as like former Flames captain Jarome Iginla and Senators forward Jason Spezza, but the game featured young players trying to make the teams instead...
We’re going to take a look at each NHL team, breaking down every new addition and subtraction, as well as promising prospects.
Today, we take a look at the Ottawa Senators.
By: Meesh Shanmugam (@HockeyMeesh)
2013 Season: 25-17-6, 56 pts (4th in Northeast Division, 7th in Eastern Conference)
Alfredsson was apparently half way out the door after this handshake. (Gregory Shamus/Getty...
Going into the first pre-season game of the year, Ottawa Senators' fans had a few questions. Two of the most pressing questions are whether or not Erik Karlsson will be able to fully recover from having his Achilles' tendon partially severed by the skate blade of Matt Cooke and return to Norris Trophy form. Another was whether the newly acquired Bobby Ryan would be able to...
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After the loss of Daniel Alfredsson, the Ottawa Senators decided to name Jason Spezza team captain for the 2013-2014 season, making him just the eighth player to don the 'C' in Ottawa Senators history.
Daniel Alfredsson carried the designation from 1999 through 2013. In the off-season, Alfredsson accepted a one-year deal with...
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Look at Randy Lee!
Compared to previous photographs that capture either Tim Murray or Bryan Murray inking a prospect or player, Randy Lee will actually crack a smile.
He can smile for good reason too. Not only Charles James Robinson III is producing at a ridiculously sustainable rate through the team's first two exhibition games...
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I caught a fair bit of Ottawa's preseason opener against Winnipeg on Sunday night. The Senators won 3-1, if the score is of any relevance to you.
Just a few thoughts on how the team looked in their first real skate.
-- Erik Karlsson was moving around the ice better than what was witnessed in April and May, which has to be a relief...
All things being equal the Senators will have to give the vacant second line winger job to Mike Hoffman.
He’s the only one of those currently battling for the spot who would need to clear waivers if they tried to send him to Binghamton. After all they’ve invested in Hoffman — as well as the offensive potential and speed he has — the Senators would be wrong to risk losing...
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The Ottawa Senators will play host to the Calgary Flames tonight in Saskatoon Saskatchewan. After two games against the Edmonton Oilers on Saturday night, the Flames will be looking to play their first full squad preseason game tonight at 7pm ET.
Tonightâs game should be a tough contest for the Flames as Ottawa has some real depth of...