Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 10/16/13

GLENDALE, AZ - DECEMBER 05: Jason Spezza #19 of the Ottawa Senators during the NHL game against the Phoenix Coyotes at Jobing.com Arena on December 5, 2009 in Glendale, Arizona. The Coyotes defeated the Senators 3-2. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)
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 the Senators salvage this trip with a 2-2-2 record. The club will return home with six of a possible 12 points. Goaltender Craig Anderson made 34 stops but the Senators would have never gotten this win if it wasn’t for the heroics of the captain. Spezza's last hat-trick was Feb. 14 2012 in Tampa Bay. Mike Ribiero Radim Vrbata and Rob Klinkhammer scored for the Coyotes. Spezza completed his natural hat-trick by firing a slapshot by Smith at 7:19 of the third to give Ottawa the lead. That goal came on the power play with the Coyotes serving a too many men on the ice penalty. With Chris Phillips in the b...
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