Originally written on The 6th Sens  |  Last updated 1/9/13
Break out the money phones and call your friends, the Senators are opening their season against Evander Kane and the Winnipeg Jets. At least that is what's being reported by the Winnipeg Free Press anyways.   National Hockey League sources have told the Free Press the Jets will open their season Saturday, Jan. 19 at the MTS Centre against the Ottawa Senators, with a 1:30 p.m. puck drop. This had been the rumour last week. If true, this game will inevitably be this season's first broadcasted NHL game on CBC's Hockey Night in Canada. It's just too bad that both will be playing in their current incarnation of jerseys. For all of the redundant talk about the season being a sprint, opening against a Jets team that has had its fill of offseason controversy -- money phone Kane, Dustin Byfuglien's well-documented weight issues, Ondrej Pavelec's DUI in the Czech Republic -- bodes well for Ottawa. Whatever media distractions these create for their players can only help to ...
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