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MARC METHOT RUMORS & GOSSIP

Methot still wants to stay with Ottawa Senators

Marc Methot tried to calm the waters as the players reported for medicals Thursday at the Canadian Tire Centre. Everybody relax. A day after Ottawa-based agent Larry Kelly and Senators assistant GM Pierre Dorion had a public dispute over where Methot's contract talks stand, the Ottawa defenceman put up a brave face. After telling the Sun he felt the Senators may be trying...
Via Pro Sports Daily
1 day ago  |  Discuss

“Negotiation 101 in Bad Faith”: Dorion on the Methot Negotiations

Pretty fitting that Rideau View Golf Club was the scene where Senators assistant general manager Pierre Dorion teed off on the comments made by Marc Methot and his representative Larry Kelly at today’s Bell/Senators Charity Golf Classic that unofficially signals the start of the Senators’ training camp. The comments from Methot’s camp were featured in an article by Don Brennan...
Via The 6th Sens
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Marc Methot Wants To Stay In Ottawa But Do The Senators Want Him?

from Don Brennan of the Ottawa Sun, The Senators and Marc Methot are just $300,000 per year apart in negotiations on a contract extension. It seems to be either a very workable gap or an excuse for Ottawa to solve its blueline logjam by trading the veteran defenceman. Methot is beginning to think the latter. "It's at the stage where I'm really not comfortable...
Via Kukla's Korner
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Thought Process on Methot Process and Other Tuesday Notes

During the course of Sunday night’s 6-2 rookie tournament victory over the Toronto Maple Leafs in London, the Ottawa Sun‘s Bruce Garrioch updated the masses on the status of the Senators’ contract talks with free agent to be Marc Methot. The Senators and Marc Methot’s camp held talks today. No progress. Those discussions will continue. #Sens — Bruce Garrioch (@SunGarrioch...
Via The 6th Sens
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Marc Methot Sets His Price — 6 years at $5.5 million

With the Senators encouraging fans to sit tight and be patient, apparently they’re heeding their own advice when it comes to negotiating contract extensions for impending 2015 free agents Marc Methot and Bobby Ryan. After talks had reportedly cooled between the Senators and Methot’s representative Larry Kelly, Bryan Murray changed things up by speaking with local reporters this...
Via The 6th Sens
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Randy Lee Speaks: New Affiliation Agreements, Ryan/Methot Status

Some days it feels like the Senators are extending or reaching deals with anything or anyone not named Bobby Ryan and Marc Methot. Yesterday the Senators announced affiliation agreements with the AHL’s Binghamton Senators and the ECHL’s Evansville Icemen. The agreement with Binghamton is simply four-season extension that concludes at the end of the 2018/19 season and after...
Via The 6th Sens
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Senators Rumors: Marc Methot, Ottawa Still Not Negotiating

Marc Methot and the Ottawa Senators still have some work to do. #485087991 / gettyimages.comThe Ottawa Sun's Bruce Garrioch reports the Sens and Methot have not a discussion about a contract extension in two weeks. Talks between the two have reached a stalemate, as it's believed Methot wants a deal similar to what Brooks Orpik pulled this offseason, a five-year, $27.5M...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Senators not close to signing extension with Marc Methot

If the Senators are going to get Marc Methot signed before training camp they've got a lot of work to do. There have been no discussions between the Senators and Methot's Ottawa-based agent Larry Kelly in at least two weeks and none are planned. Making $3 million heading into the final year of his contract, it's believed Methot's camp is looking for a deal similar...
Via Pro Sports Daily
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Contract Talks For Marc Methot Are Quiet And The Sens Are Looking For Forward Help

from Bruce Garrioch of the Ottawa Sun, If the Senators are going to get Marc Methot signed before training camp they've got a lot of work to do. There have been no discussions between the Senators and Methot's Ottawa-based agent Larry Kelly in at least two weeks and none are planned. Making $3 million heading into the final year of his contract, it's believed...
Via Kukla's Korner
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Contract Extension Talks Not Going Well For Marc Methot And The Ottawa Senators

from Ken Warren of the Ottawa Citizen, Don’t hold your breath waiting for Ottawa Senators defenceman Marc Methot to sign a long-term contract extension any time soon. Negotiations between the Senators and Methot’s agent, Larry Kelly, are at a stalemate as the sides try to work out a deal to prevent the 6-3, 230-pound defenceman from becoming an unrestricted free agent...
Via Kukla's Korner
August 09, 2014  |  Discuss
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