Found March 24, 2013 on
The 6th Sens:
Detroit Red Wings
St. Louis Blues
Given the success the Senators have continued to have accumulating points in the standings, it’d be unfair to describe the team’s blue line being held together by glue, a wish and a prayer, but without Jared Cowen, Erik Karlsson and more recently, Marc Methot, the current collection of talent on the backend probably has casual fans around the league scratching their heads and wondering who exactly many of these guys are.
Andre Benoit, Patrick Wiercioch and Eric Gryba aren't exactly household names.
Keeping that in mind, coupled with the possibility that Sergei Gonchar could depart as an unrestricted free agent this summer, it’s certainly not surprising to see the Senators linked in trade talks to defencemen playing for non-playoff teams.
The Calgary Sun’s Randy Sportak reports that the Senators have inquired on the Flames’ Jay Bouwmeester writing:
"The buzz surrounding Flames defenceman Jay Bouwmeester has the Red Wings, Flyers, St. Louis Blues and Ottawa ...
BEST OF MAXIM
OTTAWA (AP) -- Jakob Silfverberg, Eric Gryba, Guillaume Latendresse and Daniel Alfredsson scored in a 7:01 span in the first period and the Ottawa Senators held off the Tampa Bay Lightning 5-3 on Saturday.
Alfredsson also had an empty-net goal in the final minute. Robin Lehner made 29 saves, and Marc Methot, who missed the last game because of a knee injury, and Kyle Turris each...
Jakob Silfverberg, Eric Gryba, Guillaume Latendresse and Daniel Alfredsson scored in a 7:01 span in the first period and the Ottawa Senators held off the Tampa Bay Lightning 5-3 on Saturday.
Alfredsson also had an empty-net goal in the final minute. Robin Lehner made 29 saves, and Marc Methot, who missed the last game because of a knee injury, and Kyle Turris each had two assists...
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Quick post in preparation for another weeken afternoon game against Tampa Bay, which has become a staple of the Ottawa Senators 2012-2013 regular season schedule. I'm not particularly sure why Ottawa's been relegated to day-duty week after week, although my first and second guess has something to do with CBC's Hockey Night in...
Injuries are nothing new to the Ottawa Senators, though they're hoping the latest one doesn't cost them their hottest player for a game.
Sergei Gonchar is a game-time decision when the Senators continue their five-game homestand Saturday against the Tampa Bay Lightning.
The veteran defenseman set a franchise record with an assist for the ninth consecutive game, helping...
Match-up - New Jersey Devils (14-11-6) @ Ottawa Senators (17-9-6)
Road/Home records - 5-6-4 -------------- 11-2-3
TV - MSG Plus, SNET-East, TVA
Puck drop - 7:30 PM ET
Season series - Ottawa leads 1-0
Last 10: Devils 5-4-1 / Senators 5-2-3
Projected starting goalies - Martin Brodeur (NJ) vs. Ben Bishop (OTT)
Battle of the stats
Goals for/against per game
Ottawa - 2...