Found March 19, 2013 on HockeyBuzz:
Make sure to follow Travis on Twitter! -- As the Ottawa Senators prepare for the New York Islanders on Long Island this afternoon, head coach Paul MacLean delivered the latest series of unfortunate injury news. Winger Milan Michalek, who scored thirty-five goals just one season ago, is being forced to the sidelines for the rest of the regular season after undergoing knee arthroscopy. The inju...

Scoping it Out – Michalek Goes Under the Knife

Weeks after tweaking his knee in the February 13th pregame skate in Pittsburgh, Milan Michalek has finally elected to undergo arthroscopic surgery on his right knee. According to the organization, Michalek is having the procedure to remove bone chips from the same knee that forced him to miss 46 games during the 2003/04 season (torn ligament). Michalek, who led the Senators...

Travis Yost: Marc Methot Injured, Ottawa Wins Anyway

Make sure to follow Travis on Twitter! -- This entire season is just a whirlwind of the inexplicable. The bad news: the Ottawa Senators lost another player to injury in Marc Methot. The injury, at first glance, didn't look good. Methot was slammed into the boards and struggled to get off the ice. It appeared he was severely favoring his knee. Methot didn't return to...

Ottawa Senators have trouble spelling last names of their teammates (Video)

Ottawa Senators players were recently quizzed by SensTV reporters on how to spell the last name of their teammates. How did they do? Given that players on the Senators roster have names such as Dziurzynski, Wiercioch, Silfverberg, and Zibanejad, these names are tough for anyone to spell. Needless to say, the Senators themselves didn't do so well. Video via

Ottawa Senators have problems spelling each other's last names (Video)

In terms of the major professional sports, the NHL might have the most difficult last names to spell and the below video is evidence that even players have problems spelling the last names of their teammates. Check out a couple members of the Ottawa Senators attempting to spell the last names of some of their teammates. Let's say that they didn't do well.... ...

Senators Ink Andrew Hammond to a 2-year ELC

So proud of my bro and ex-teammate @bgsuhammond joing my cousin @jgpageau with the Sens org — nathan pageau (@pageau13) March 18, 2013 On March 18th, Senators prospect Jean Gabriel Pageau tipped off the masses that the Senators had (likely) made a collegiate free agent signing by retweeting the above and today, the Senators formally announced the signing of Andrew Hammond...

Senators 5, Islanders 3

Sergei Gonchar scored with 1 minute left for the Ottawa Senators, who netted four goals in the third period and rallied to beat the New York Islanders 5-3 on Tuesday night. Gonchar's second goal of the season came on a blast from the point to make it 4-3, and Guillaume Latendresse added an empty-net goal to seal the win. Jakob Silfverberg and Zack Smith scored in a 68-second...

Senators-Islanders Preview

As the Ottawa Senators look to build on a rare decisive victory, the New York Islanders hope to have gleaned a lesson from a third-period meltdown that almost cost them a win in their latest contest. Each team tries for a third consecutive victory when the Senators visit the Islanders on Tuesday night. Ottawa (15-8-6) went 5-2-4 during a stretch of 11 consecutive one-goal games...

Travis Yost: Quick Thoughts

Few thoughts after the Ottawa Senators strong three-goal victory over the Winnipeg Jets at Scotiabank Place on Sunday moved them to 15-8-6 on the year through twenty-nine games. -- I mentioned in the pre-game post yesterday what a regulation win would do for Ottawa over Winnipeg, and they went out and handed it to another playoff hopeful. Now, Paul MacLean's team sits in a...
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