Found January 19, 2013 on HockeyBuzz:
Make sure to follow Travis on Twitter! -- The more things change, the more things stay the same. The Ottawa Senators hadn't played an official game in almost nine months, but at the end of sixty minutes, they had once again bested the Winnipeg Jets, this time by a final score of 4-1. And, once again, the push was driven by a twenty-two year-old defending Norris Trophy winner. Winnipeg's Du...

Ottawa Senators Giving Out Free Beer At Home Opener Monday

  All this talk about doing right by the fans and only one team could come up with this brilliant plan? I can’t imagine anything that a hockey fan loves more than free beer! Kudos to the Ottawa Senators and Molson for teaming up to make this happen. There will be a lot of drunk Canadians roaming the streets on Monday night. Beware, folks! Article found on: Cosby Sweaters

Karlsson Picks Up Assist In New And Innovative Way

Add an assist on the #Sens fourth goal to Erik Karlsson. He finishes game with 1 goal, 2 assists. #Sensareback — Ottawa Senators (@NHL_Sens) January 19, 2013 To the video... I'm not sure if this should be placed in group D, or if this qualifies as a new group entirely - play where Karlsson doesn't touch the puck. Great scorers they got working there at MTS.

Lehner Survives the Latest Round of Roster Cuts

The 2013 Senators training camp first roster casualties should have shocked few, forwards Stefan Noesen and Mike Hoffman have been reassigned – Noesen was returned to the Plymouth Whalers of the OHL and Hoffman rejoined his teammates in Binghamton – while defenceman Cody Ceci was returned to the OHL’s Owen Sound Attack. Great experience at camp, excited to get back...

Travis Yost: TSN: Ottawa Finishes Seventh

Make sure to follow Travis on Twitter! -- Despite serious questions about the caliber and depth of the blue line beyond Erik Karlsson, TSN's expert panel has projected the Ottawa Senators to finish seventh place in the Eastern Conference, returning to the post-season for the second time in as many years. It's a significant move north from last year's forecast, where...

Travis Yost: The Yin and the Yang in Ottawa

Make sure to follow Travis on Twitter! -- I don't know if there's ever been such a stark contrast on an Ottawa Senators team. Most post-season projections have them competing for one of the final playoff spots in the Eastern Conference, and I largely agree with that assessment. What intrigues me so much about this team is there's not exactly a comfortable balance...

Paul MacLean Speaks on the Eve of the 2013 Season

Senators head coach Paul MacLean joined Team 1200's The Drive on the eve of the 2013 season that kicks off tomorrow in Winnipeg. The 'Stache hits on a number of important notes, including the power play personnel, naming Craig Anderson as his starting goaltender and his comfort level with the state of the defence corps.  Please note MacLean did hit on a few things that...

Norris winner Karlsson leads Ottawa to 4-1 win over Winnipeg

WINNIPEG, Manitoba -- Erik Karlsson proved on Day 1 of the abbreviated NHL season that he's picking up where he left off for the Ottawa Senators. The All-Star defenseman had a goal and a pair of assists to lead the Senators to a 4-1 victory over the Winnipeg Jets on Saturday afternoon. Senators tough guy Chris Neil scored on a rebound to break a 1-1 tie late in the second...

Alive and Well (Gonna Get 'er to Go)

From Belly'sGo Sens Go to the more recent Peter Joynt CapCity track, the Ottawa Senators have become a popular source of material for local musicians and artists. With the conclusion of the lockout, it was only a matter of time before we could add another song to the stable of Senators inspired songs.  Reader Ken A. sent us an email alerting us to a new Sens-themed sing...

Ranking the top 20 NHL defensemen

1) Erik Karlsson, Senators -- His points-per-game average increased from .433, .600 and .963 points per game the last three seasons.2) Zdeno Chara, Bruins -- He recorded plus-33 in back-to-back seasons ratings in back-to-back seasons and scored a career-high 52 points last season.3) Alex Pietrangelo, D, Blues -- He  broke out with 51 points and a plus-16 rating last season. He could...

Panthers-Senators Preview

The Florida Panthers and Ottawa Senators made noteworthy turnarounds last season and enter this campaign looking for more following first-round playoff defeats. Each team opened this season with a victory but the Senators might have a better chance at another one Monday night, judging by their recent home dominance of the Panthers. Florida finished last in the Eastern Conference...

Senators 4, Jets 1

Erik Karlsson had a goal and an assist and the Ottawa Senators spoiled the Winnipeg Jets' home opener with a 4-1 victory Saturday. Milan Michalek, Kyle Turris and Chris Neil, with the game-winner in the second period, scored Ottawa's other goals. Dustin Byfuglien scored for the Jets, whose fans didn't miss a beat with loud cheers and chants of ''Go Jets Go&...
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