CHRIS NEIL RUMORS & GOSSIP

Amid Bruins-Senators line brawl, were two fighters eye gouging?

To paraphrase the old saying, a picture could be worth thousands ... of dollars.In the photo above, that's the Ottawa Senators' Chris Neil (left) and the Boston Bruins' Adam McQuaid locked in what looks like a battle of the eye gouges. It occurred during a line brawl near the end of the Bruins' 7-3 victory over the Senators on Tuesday night. Combined with a fight that happened about...
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December 30, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Did Chris Neil eye gouge Adam McQuaid?

Chris Neil and Adam McQuaid are two tough customers, so it was no surprise that the two exchanged plenty of words, pushes and shoves during the game between Ottawa and Boston on Tuesday. Things boiled over and Neil may have crossed a line by potentially eye gouging McQuaid. Here’s the video: did i just see eye gouging pic.twitter.com/66ZHH0jE81 — Stephanie (@myregularface...
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December 29, 2015  |  Discuss

GIF: Chris Neil takes out two players with one check

Chris Neil will likely only be credited with one hit for this play, but he deserves two after wiping out David Savard and Jack Johnson with the same check. Two-for-one special! Neil takes out Savard and Johnson pic.twitter.com/gqvn2hqb2S — Stephanie (@myregularface) November 20, 2015 For what it’s worth, a stick also appeared to catch his teammate … so technically that...
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November 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Senators' Chris Neil warns P.K. Subban to keep his head up

The Ottawa Senators will lose some talent if Mark Stone can’t go Friday night, but they’ll likely get a little bit tougher. Stone’s availability for Game 2 of the first-round Stanley Cup playoffs series vs. the Montreal Canadiens is unknown after he suffered a microfracture in his right wrist from a P.K. Subban slash in Game 1. Subban was ejected but won’t be suspended...
Via NESN.com
April 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Chris Neil doesn’t want to “sit here and collect a paycheck”

Chris Neil has been at the center of numerous trade rumors over the past few weeks and months. Whether it’s a speculated deal to the Nashville Predators or the Chicago Blackhawks, plenty of teams have been connected to the current Ottawa Senators forward. Most of these rumors have lacked any kind of substance, but the persisting rumors have forced Neil to comment on the situation...
Via Puck Drunk Love
February 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Video: Derek Dorsett takes exception to late hit, crowd pump from Chris Neil

Before Saturday night’s game between the Vancouver Canucks and Ottawa Senators got interesting on the scoreboard, it got interesting on the ice. Chris Neil laid a big hit on Derek Dorsett, the required fight happened, and then Neil got in one final swing on Dorsett before skating off, waiving his arms to pump up the crowd. Dorsett didn’t appreciate this at all, and went after...
Via Puck Drunk Love
December 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Johan Franzen responds to Chris Neil's nonsense

Chris Neil's unbuckling of Johan Franzen's helmet, punching him in the side of the head and ramming him into the boards got some play. Questions were asked and answers were given. Chris Neil brought up cosmetics [via Puck Daddy]: “I’m there first shift and any shift he wants,” he said after Senators' practice Friday. “He wants to drop his purse, take the lipstick out...
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March 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Chris Neil unbuckles Johan Franzen's helmet, punches him in the head

Chris Neil is a real dickhead. Just look at him peeing out of his mouth!  In Johan Franzen's second game back from a concussion, the Ottawa Senators' goon tried to goad Franzen into a fight, and when Franzen smartly refused to drop the gloves, Neil unbuckled Franzen's helmet, gave him a right jab to the side of the head and then tossed Franzen into the boards.  Vine below...
Via Detroit4lyfe
February 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Sens' Chris Neil Back in the Lineup

Long-time Ottawa Senators forward Chris Neil returned to action on Saturday afternoon against the New York Rangers, as reported by Bruce Garrioch of the Ottawa Sun. Neil suffered a lower-body injury on December 30 when he went to deliver a hit on Washington Capitals’ superstar Alex Ovechkin. He has missed six games.By Michael Miller, via Wikimedia CommonsIn his return, Neil finished...
Via Sports Injury Alert
January 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Tom Sestito, Chris Neil Engage in Spirited Fight During Canucks-Senators Game (Video)

One of the two NHL games on the Thanksgiving night schedule was a battle of Canadian teams featuring the Vancouver Canucks and Ottawa Senators. After allowing four unanswered goals in the second period, Senators forward Chris Neil tried to energize his frustrated teammates with a fight against Canucks forward Tom Sestito. It was a spirited bout between two heavyweights, with both...
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November 28, 2013  |  Discuss
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