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Erik Condra Signs Three-Year Contract With Tampa

NEWARK, NJ – FEBRUARY 03: Erik Condra #22 of the Ottawa Senators in action against the New Jersey Devils at the Prudential Center on February 3, 2015 in Newark, New Jersey. The Devils defeated the Senators 2-1. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images) The Ottawa Senators stuck to their guns and it cost them Erik Condra. After repeatedly being burned by offering ill-advised contracts...
Via The 6th Sens
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Lightning sign free agent forward Erik Condra to three-year contract

TAMPA BAY -- The Tampa Bay Lightning have signed free agent right wing Erik Condra to a three-year contract on Wednesday, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced. Condra, 6-foot, 190 pounds, played in 68 games with the Ottawa Senators last season, recording nine goals, a career high, and 23 points. He also set a career high with a plus-13 rating and ranked third...
Via Fox Sports Florida
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Lightning Sign Forward Erik Condra

Despite the predictions of the Lightning being silent on this start of Free Agent Frenzy, Steve Yzerman stayed busy and signed Ottawa Senators free agent right wing Erik Condra to a three year $1.25 million annual average contract. The five year NHL veteran totaled nine goals and 23 points in 68 games for the Sens last season. The 6.0′, 190 lbs Michigan native earned a +13 rating...
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Monday Night News and Notes

Alright, hopefully you readers aren’t transcription’d out after publishing a series of interviews tonight by Bryan Murray, Pierre Dorion and Randy Lee because there’s still a ton of Senators information to get to tonight. With the 2015 NHL Draft now in the books, there’s no better place to start than by looking at the insights of prognosticators who evaluated Ottawa’s draft...
Via The 6th Sens
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Randy Lee Speaks: Senators draft and development camp notes

At the conclusion of the 2015 NHL Draft, Senators assistant general manager Randy Lee sat down with Ian Mendes and Lee Versage to discuss the happenings on the draft floor and talk about the organization’s upcoming development camp. To listen to the interview, use the embedded player at the bottom of this post. As always, my thoughts are in bold. On what the mood is with the hockey...
Via The 6th Sens
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Dorion Speaks: NHL Draft, Prospects, Wideman, etc.

At the conclusion of the NHL Draft on the weekend, Senators assistant GM Pierre Dorion took the time to speak with Ian Mendes and Lee Versage about the team’s activity at the Draft. Not surprisingly, Dorion was pretty jacked up – exhibiting the excitement an Hfboards prospect-porn indulging poster. I don’t blame him considering how long and hard he and his amateur staff have...
Via The 6th Sens
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Murray Speaks: Draft, Prospects, Trades and Opening Up a Spot for Cowen

Alright, over the past 48 hours, there’s been a bunch of Senators related nuggets going on, so I’m going to knockout a series of articles starting with this weekend’s media availabilities. So without further ado, here’s a transcript of the interview that Bryan Murray conducted with TSN 1200 at the conclusion of the NHL Draft’s first round. To listen to the full interview...
Via The 6th Sens
3 days ago  |  Discuss

7 Questions: Ottawa Senators Management

  Jun 26, 2015; Sunrise, FL, USA; Colin White poses for a photo with team executives after being selected as the 21st overall pick to the Ottawa Senators in the first round of the 2015 NHL Draft at BB&T Center.   Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports Inspired by Elliot Friedman’s 30 Thoughts Series, TheHockeyGuys brings you….7 Questions. In the 7 Questions’ series I ask...
Via The Hockey Guys
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Was trading Robin Lehner the right move by the Ottawa Senators?

View image | gettyimages.com It was a bittersweet day in Ottawa on Friday morning of June 26th, as the Ottawa Senators have announced that they have completed their goaltender deal. Robin Lehner (23) has been traded to the Buffalo Sabres. The full trade is Robin Lehner and David Legwand to the Sabres, in exchange for a 1st round draft pick this year (21st overall). Once the...
Via TopSportsReport
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Former Senators goalie Lehner calls out ex-coach MacLean

It was inevitable that Ottawa would trade a goalie in the offseason, and they pulled the trigger on Friday when they flipped Robin Lehner to the Buffalo Sabres. The opportunity for Lehner, a back-up in Ottawa, is wide open in Buffalo, as the team has not had a consistent goaltender in over a year.But Lehner had some parting shots for former Ottawa coach Paul MacLean before Lehner...
Via Fox Sports
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Chris Wideman Re-signs with Ottawa

  In some breaking news this morning, the Senators have announced that they have signed Chris Wideman to a one-year, two-way contract that will pay him an NHL salary of $600,000 if he plays in Ottawa and an AHL salary of $400,000 if he can’t stick at the parent level. If you’re Wideman, it’s a fantastic deal. Not only will he paid a significant six-figure salary regardless...
Via The 6th Sens
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Senators first-round pick leaves NHL commissioner hanging on handshake

Colin White, the No. 21 pick in the first round of the NHL draft, by the Ottawa Senators, made quite the first impression. In the photo above, White shakes commissioner Gary Bettman's hand as he ascends to the stage on Friday in Sunrise, Florida. But it's what he did shortly thereafter that must have brought a smile to many an NHL fan. Whenever Bettman makes an appearance at an NHL...
Via Fox Sports
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Eric Gryba Traded to Edmonton & Rest of Ottawa’s Draft

OTTAWA, ON – OCTOBER 25: Eric Gryba #62 of the Ottawa Senators prepares for a faceoff against the New Jersey Devils during an NHL game at Canadian Tire Centre on October 25, 2014 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Jana Chytilova/Freestyle Photography/Getty Images) With no third round pick thanks to the team’s ill-fated decision to acquire Ales Hemsky at the 2014 trade deadline...
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Senators trade defenseman Eric Gryba to Oilers

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) The Ottawa Senators traded Eric Gryba to the Edmonton Oilers for prospect Travis Ewanyk and the 107th pick in the draft on Saturday. With their second-day picks, the Senators drafted right-winger Gabriel Gagne at No. 36, center Filip Chlapik at No. 48, defenseman Christian Wolanin at No. 107, left-winger Filip Ahl at No. 109 and defenseman Christian Jaros at No...
Via AP on Fox
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Go ‘Q’ or Go Home: Ottawa’s Second Round Draft Selections

With the second round of the NHL draft already underway, the Senators made another splash by trading up to acquire the New Jersey Devils’ 36th overall selection. The Senators traded their 41st overall selection and a conditional pick to move up to select Gabriel Gagne, a left winger from the Victoriaville Tigres. The conditional draft pick gives New Jersey the opportunity to choose...
Via The 6th Sens
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Senators at the Draft on Day One

Full disclosure: I watch junior eligible players play about as often as I watch Stephane Da Costa KHL highlight montages on YouTube. It rarely happens, so I’m not going to pretend to have some kind of informed opinion on who the Senators selected or complain about the prospects who were passed over. That being said, the Senators made a splash at the draft yesterday acquiring the...
Via The 6th Sens
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Ottawa Senators trade Lehner, Legwand to Buffalo Sabres for 21st overall pick

Newly acquired Buffalo Sabres goaltender Robin Lehner fights off a puck. (Photo: Brace Hemmelgarn, USA TODAY Sports) In what is set to be a busy day in the NHL, the first trade of the 2015 NHL Draft has gone through. Friday morning, the Ottawa Senators acquired the 21st overall pick in the 2015 NHL Draft from the Buffalo Sabres, in exchange for goaltender Robin Lehner and center...
Via The Sports Journal
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Robin Lehner Gets Dealt to Buffalo

  BOSTON, MA – DECEMBER 27: Robin Lehner #40 of the Ottawa Senators reacts following a goal in the third period by the Boston Bruins during the game at TD Garden on December 27, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images) Today the Senators finally released the Lehner. Per TSN‘s Bob McKenzie, the Ottawa Senators have traded Robin Lehner and David...
Via The 6th Sens
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Sabres get their goalie: Robin Lehner goes to Buffalo

The first of what surely will be a small handful of draft day trades took place this morning as the Buffalo Sabres traded for Senators goalie Robin Lehner. The Sabres also acquired David Legwand from Ottawa in exchange for the 21st pick in the draft. The Sabres will hope that Lehner can continue to advance in his career and become that no doubt number one goalie. The 23-year-old...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Sabres get their goalie: Robin Lehner goes to Buffalo

The first of what surely will be a small handful of draft day trades took place this morning as the Buffalo Sabres traded for Senators goalie Robin Lehner. The Sabres also acquired David Legwand from Ottawa in exchange for the 21st pick in the draft. The Sabres will hope that Lehner can continue to advance in his career and become that no doubt number one goalie. The 23-year-old...
Via Bloguin Best
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Sabres trade a first-round pick to Senators for goalie Lehner

The Buffalo Sabres have traded their second of two first-round draft picks to Ottawa to acquire goalie Robin Lehner and forward David Legwand. The trade was announced Friday morning, hours before the NHL draft opens in Sunrise, Florida. Buffalo dealt the No. 21 pick to Ottawa to land Lehner, who immediately has an opportunity to take over the starting job. The 23-year-old has a 30...
Via AP on Fox
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Sabres trade 1st-round pick to Senators for goalie Lehner

The Buffalo Sabres have traded their second of two first-round draft picks to Ottawa to acquire goalie Robin Lehner and forward David Legwand. The trade was announced Friday morning, hours before the NHL draft opens in Sunrise, Florida. Buffalo dealt the No. 21 pick to Ottawa to land Lehner, who immediately has an opportunity to take over the starting job. The 23-year-old has a 30...
Via AP on Fox
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Cam Talbot race heating up: Calgary the front runners?

With Robin Lehner and David Legwand heading to Buffalo for the 21st overall pick in the draft, all eyes have turned to the Cam Talbot sweepstakes. Initially Edmonton was the front runner, but Katie Strang has noted that Calgary is the front runner now. Darren Dreger noted that a pair of second rounders plus might […]
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Senators agree to terms with restricted free agents Stone, Zibanejad

  The Ottawa Senators agreed to contracts with restricted free-agent forwards Mark Stone and Mika Zibanejad on Thursday. Stone got a three-year, $10.5 million deal, and Zibanejad a two-year, $5.25 million contract. The 23-year-old Stone had 26 goals and 38 assists last season and finished second in rookie-of-the-year voting to Florida defenseman Aaron Ekblad. The 22-year-old Zibanejad...
Via AP on Fox
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Senators agree to terms with Stone, Zibanejad

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) The Ottawa Senators agreed to contracts with restricted free-agent forwards Mark Stone and Mika Zibanejad on Thursday. Stone got a three-year, $10.5 million deal, and Zibanejad a two-year, $5.25 million contract. The 23-year-old Stone had 26 goals and 38 assists last season and finished second in rookie-of-the-year voting to Florida defenseman Aaron Ekblad....
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7 days ago  |  Discuss
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