via Don Brennan of Off The Posts at the Ottawa Sun, Watching the Senators practice at Scotiabank Place with my fellow deep-thinkers of the media, trying to figure out where the Senators would be best to finish in the standings.
Sportsnet’s Ian Mendes has an interesting theory why they don’t want to wind up sixth, but I still think the ideal playoff matchup for them is against Florida – simply because I don’t believe the Panthers are very good.
That said, Florida really shouldn’t win the SouthLeast Division. And does Ottawa want a Washington Capitals team that may finally be getting its act together? And do the Senators want to go into the Winnipeg Arena for potentially four games?
Somebody I don’t respect at all wrote today that the Bruins are the Senators most likely first round foe. It’s way too early to say that, but if they do meet the B’s there are a couple of things to consider: Boston isn’t going very good right now at all. The Bruins are 12-14-2 in their last 28, with ob...