Found September 28, 2013 on HockeyBuzz:
Other than a bizarre split-squad exhibition scheduled with the New York Islanders on Sunday night, the Ottawa Senators have more or less made it through the preseason and can begin focusing their attention the eighty-two game regular season. October's a pretty cruel month for the team, in terms of scheduling. They'll play eight of twelve on the road, a pair of back-to-backs, and against five ga...
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