ERIK KARLSSON NEWS

Sweet Mother of Mercy, Do Not Open Sens Mile

One day after the organization taped videos featuring Erik Karlsson and Marc Methot that asked fans not to throw hamburgers on the ice, Senators president Cyril Leeder directed a letter to Mayor Jim Watson appealing to City Council to respect the organization’s wishes for ‘Sens Mile’ not to be opened until the team officially clinches a playoff spot. Below is a copy of the...
Via The 6th Sens
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Gameday Thread: Rangers @ Ottawa

The New York Rangers (46-19-7) head to Ottawa to take on the white hot Senators (37-24-11) at the Canadian Tire Centre tonight starting at 7:30 PM. For a preview, click here. TV: MSG+ Radio: ESPN 98.7 FM Rangers Game Notes Probable line-up:  Nash-Stepan-Kreider Miller-Brassard-Zuccarello Hagelin-Hayes-Fast Glass- Moore-Sheppard McDonagh-Girardi Staal-Boyle Yandle-Hunwick Goalie...
Via NY Rangers Blog
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Senators to fans: Stop throwing hamburgers on the ice

By Steve DelVecchioOttawa Senators fans have started a unique trend over the past few weeks to celebrate their goalie’s incredible stretch of play. It involves throwing hamburgers onto the ice.Senators goalie Andrew “The Hamburglar” Hammond has his team clinging to the 8th spot in the Eastern Conference playoff standings with his 14-0-1 hot streak. During that span, Hammond...
Via Fox Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Are injuries the best thing to happen to Ottawa this season?

From losing Erik Karlsson to an Achilles injury over two years ago, to developing the pioneer of injuries himself, Sami Salo, injuries have often been an untimely obstacle in the Ottawa Senators’ way over their 23-year existence. This year, I think it is safe to say, injuries have been somewhat of a blessing in disguise. […] The post Are injuries the best thing to happen to Ottawa...
Via Along the Boards
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Which individual talents lead to goals being scored in the NHL?

There is a great deal of evidence showing that shot metrics, specifically unblocked shot attempts and all shot attempts, are predictive at a team and individual player level in regards to future goals scored. This is a great metric to analyze a team overall, but what do these statistics really tell us about the individual player? In reality, not much. Yes, they tell us that certain...
Via Puck Drunk Love
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Which individual talents lead to goals being scored in the NHL?

There is a great deal of evidence showing that shot metrics, specifically unblocked shot attempts and all shot attempts, are predictive at a team and individual player level in regards to future goals scored. This is a great metric to analyze a team overall, but what do these statistics really tell us about the individual player? In reality, not much. Yes, they tell us that certain...
Via Bloguin Best
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Turris scores winner as red-hot Senators beat Maple Leafs

  Kyle Turris had the winning goal and the Ottawa Senators extended their unbeaten streak to six games as they defeated the Toronto Maple Leafs 5-3 on Saturday night. Turris added an empty-net goal with 46.6 seconds remaining to seal the win. Mike Hoffman, Erik Karlsson and Curtis Lazar also scored for the Senators (36-24-11). Andrew Hammond, making his sixth straight start, improved...
Via AP on Fox
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Turris scores winner as Senators beat Maple Leafs 5-3

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) Kyle Turris had the winning goal and the Ottawa Senators extended their unbeaten streak to six games as they defeated the Toronto Maple Leafs 5-3 on Saturday night. Turris added an empty-net goal with 46.6 seconds remaining to seal the win. Mike Hoffman, Erik Karlsson and Curtis Lazar also scored for the Senators (36-24-11). Andrew Hammond, making his sixth...
Via AP on Fox
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Thoughts on Thoughts

  Sportsnet published Elliotte Friedman’s latest ’30 Thoughts’ column this morning and there were a few Senators-related items covering the team’s goaltending controversy, Andrew Hammond’s future and an exceptional quote from an anonymous NHL coach on how to defend against Erik Karlsson. 23. Senators coach Dave Cameron barked at reporters wondering why Andrew Hammond...
Via The 6th Sens
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Hammond stays hot, Karlsson scores 2, Senators beat Canadiens

  Erik Karlsson scored twice, and goalie Andrew Hammond remained unbeaten in regulation time as the Ottawa Senators beat the Montreal Canadiens 5-2 on Thursday night. Eric Condra, Mark Stone and Marc Methot also scored for Ottawa, which has won nine of 11 as it chases a playoff spot. Hammond made 27 saves to improve to 8-0-1 during that stretch. Max Pacioretty scored twice for Montreal...
Via AP on Fox
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Karlsson scores 2, Senators beat Canadiens 5-2

MONTREAL (AP) Erik Karlsson scored twice, and goalie Andrew Hammond remained unbeaten in regulation time as the Ottawa Senators beat the Montreal Canadiens 5-2 on Thursday night. Eric Condra, Mark Stone and Marc Methot also scored for Ottawa, which has won nine of 11 as it chases a playoff spot. Hammond made 27 saves to improve to 8-0-1 during that stretch. Max Pacioretty scored...
Via AP on Fox
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Senators blow big lead, recover to beat Flames in shootout

  Third-period leads haven't been safe this season against the Calgary Flames. The Ottawa Senators nearly learned that the hard way. Erik Karlsson scored the winner in the sixth round of the shootout as the Senators defeated the Flames 5-4 after blowing a big lead in regulation Sunday night. Alex Chiasson, Milan Michalek, Mark Borowiecki and Mike Hoffman scored for the Senators...
Via AP on Fox
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Senators blow big lead, beat Flames 5-4 in shootout

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) Erik Karlsson scored the winner in the sixth round of the shootout as the Ottawa Senators defeated the Calgary Flames 5-4 after blowing a big lead in regulation Sunday night. Alex Chiasson, Milan Michalek, Mark Borowiecki and Mike Hoffman scored for the Senators, who led 4-0 in the third period before giving up four straight goals to allow the Flames to tie...
Via AP on Fox
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Senators’ Erik Karlsson Was Extremely Unhappy With An Offsides Call

It looks like Ottawa Senators captain Erik Karlsson was extremely unhappy with this offsides call. Nothing like a solid f-bomb to express how upset you are. [@HockeyWebCast] The post Senators’ Erik Karlsson Was Extremely Unhappy With An Offsides Call appeared first on Diehardsport.
Via Diehardsport
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Surging Senators beat Sharks for 5th straight victory

  Mike Hoffman scored a power-play goal to break a tie midway through the third period, and the Ottawa Senators rallied from a pair of deficits to post their fifth straight win, 4-2 over the reeling San Jose Sharks on Saturday night. Hoffman added an empty-net goal, and Erik Karlsson and Mark Stone also scored for the Senators, who completed a California sweep. Andrew Hammond followed...
Via AP on Fox
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Have Ottawa’s Struggles Defined the Team As One of the NHL’s Worsts?

TopSportsReport’s lead NHL writer, Tyler Jones, wrote a comprehensive NHL power rankings article that includes the usual rankings, as well as notes on each team’s deadline options.  This comes specifically before the trade deadline, as it is an important mid-season date, making it a fantastic time to evaluate where each team currently stands. Check out where Jones ranks Erik...
Via TopSportsReport
February 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Panthers fall to Senators, miss chance to leap into playoff position

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) -- Kyle Turris had a goal and an assist to lead Ottawa to a 4-1 victory over the Florida Panthers on Saturday night, giving the Senators consecutive wins for the first time in seven weeks. Bobby Ryan, Erik Karlsson and Curtis Lazar also scored for Ottawa, and Andrew Hammond made 21 saves for his second win in two NHL starts. Aleksander Barkov scored for the Panthers...
Via Fox Sports Florida
February 21, 2015  |  Discuss

There Is Always Next Year

Stop me if you’ve heard this one before, “No question, (Murray)’s disappointed at how the team has fared this season, but he also thinks the Sens can quickly turn that around next season.” The quote was pulled from Pierre Lebrun’s article detailing what Ottawa may do or intends to do at the deadline. The short story is that Lebrun characterizes Ottawa has been classified...
Via The 6th Sens
February 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Marc Methot re-signs; defensemen will come at a premium come deadline time

The NHL trade deadline is usually one of the most fun parts of the season. It’s a time for every fan to speculate what their team might do; who they might move or whether or not they’ll pick up a piece to make a run for Lord Stanley’s Cup. As is the case every season, defensemen are highly sought after. A team can never be “too deep” on defense, needing every able blueliner...
Via Sports-Glory
February 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Senators score in a flurry, rout Coyotes

OTTAWA, Ontario -- Mark Stone, Bobby Ryan,Erik Karlsson and Mika Zibanejad each had a goal and an assist, helping the Ottawa Senators break away from the Arizona Coyotes 7-2 Saturday. Marc Methot added three assists for the Senators. It was 1-all before Ottawa scored four times in 5 minutes. Milan Michalek broke the tie with 3:09 left in the second period and Stone made it 3-1. Ryan...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
January 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Quick 4-goal spurt sparks Senators in rout of Coyotes

  Mark Stone, Bobby Ryan and Erik Karlsson each had a goal and an assist, helping the Ottawa Senators break away from the Arizona Coyotes 7-2 Saturday. Marc Methot added three assists for the Senators. It was 1-all before Ottawa scored four times in 5 minutes. Milan Michalek broke the tie with 3:09 left in the second period and Stone made it 3-1. Ryan's shot from the top of the...
Via AP on Fox
January 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Senators score in a flurry, rout Coyotes 7-2

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) Mark Stone, Bobby Ryan and Erik Karlsson each had a goal and an assist, helping the Ottawa Senators break away from the Arizona Coyotes 7-2 Saturday. Marc Methot added three assists for the Senators. It was 1-all before Ottawa scored four times in 5 1/2 minutes. Milan Michalek broke the tie with 3:09 left in the second period and Stone made it 3-1. Ryan's shot...
Via AP on Fox
January 31, 2015  |  Discuss

The Need For A More Balanced Defence

BOSTON, MA – JANUARY 3: Kyle Turris #7 of the Ottawa Senators celebrates his goal with Patrick Wiercioch #46 and Erik Karlsson #65 in the second period at TD Garden on January 3, 2015 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images) Balance is important in life. I blame those old Body Break commercials for imbuing this lesson into me at an early age. Diet. Work and...
Via The 6th Sens
January 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Karlsson scores 2 goals to help Senators edge Maple Leafs

  Erik Karlsson scored two goals to lead the Ottawa Senators to a 4-3 win over the struggling Toronto Maple Leafs on Wednesday night. Mike Hoffman and Mika Zibanejad also scored for the Senators (19-18-9), and Craig Anderson stopped 37 shots. David Clarkson, Nazem Kadri and James van Riemsdyk had goals for the Maple Leafs (22-23-3), who head into the NHL All-Star break on a six...
Via AP on Fox
January 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Senator Erik Karlsson missed on a huge check attempt of NYR's JT Miller, decked himself

Ottawa Senators defensemen Erik Karlsson whiffs on huge checking attempt on New York Rangers forward J.T Miller.Follow us on Twitter for exclusive stories, Subscribe by Email, or Return home for Top sports news.
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January 21, 2015  |  Discuss
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