Found January 29, 2012 on The Rangers Tribune:
OTTAWA -- Yesterday afternoon I brought you into the NHL's 2012 All-Star Weekend Fan Fair with one of these "Photo Collection" posts, showing readers the main attraction here in Ottawa aside from the actual events over at ScotiaBank Place. Today, following an eventful night at the arena on Saturday, I will bring you behind-the-scenes of the 2012 All-Star Skills Competition with round two of my photo collections here on the blog.  So right now, picture yourself walking through the doors of ScotiaBank Place, and then going down stairs into a winding tunnel that brings you to the home and away locker rooms. If you followed those directions correctly, you would see the following.... This is the locker room of the Ottawa Senators, which has also housed Team Alfredsson this weekend. Getting the chance to be in both locker rooms, the home team one is ten times nicer than the away one. Oh, and notice the Senators logo in the center of the room is covered with a mat, thi...
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