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Senators Injury Update: Curtis Lazar out with a minor injury

Curtis Lazar of the Ottawa Senators is out with a "minor" injury, but shouldn't be out for long. #181964315 / According to the Ottawa Sun, the rookie center sustained an undisclosed minor injury but coach Paul MacLean said, "He's not going to be available but that's just for precautionary reasons. He has a minor (injury) that we don't want to grow into something...
Via Sports Injury Alert
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Senators score 3 in 2nd period to get better of Predators

  Bobby Ryan, Alex Chiasson and Jared Cowen all scored in the second period, Robin Lehner stopped 33 shots, and the Ottawa Sentors beat the Nashville Predators 3-2 Thursday night. Shea Weber and Olli Jokinen scored for Nashville and Carter Hutton -- playing for just the third time this season -- stopped 16 shots. Ryan's power-play goal tied the score at 1-1 at 6 minutes of the second...
Via AP on Fox
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

Lines Juggled: Kid Line 2.0 Introduced

Kid Line 2.0 . ZiKid Line. Mika and the Post-hype Sleepers. You can call Ottawa’s newly assembled Mike Hoffman-Mika Zibanejad-Mark Stone line whatever you want, but you can rest assured that most Senators fans will have their eyes on how many minutes this line will play tonight. I’ve been pining for these three players to play together for some time now, but when Curtis Lazar...
Via The 6th Sens
22 hours ago  |  Discuss

Pierre Dorion Speaks: Methot Status, JGP, Wikstrand, Trade Talks Ramping up at GM Meetings

  Senators assistant general manager Pierre Dorion participated in a media availability today following today’s Senators practice and buried within it were a few interesting nuggets of information that are worth discussing. Unfortunately, it wasn’t an exclusive interview on TSN 1200, so there’s no excerpted version of it (and after transcribing this interview, I’m too lazy...
Via The 6th Sens
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Hextally: Looking at Ottawa’s Shot Rates/Shooting Percentages Against

Through the Ottawa Senators’ first 17 games, the team has been chastised for their poor possession rates and the high volume of even strength shots that they’re allowing per game. The Senators are allowing 34.8 shots per game. Only the Buffalo Sabres (36.9) and Colorado Avalanche (35.1) are averaging more. Taking that one step further, I have already written about how Ottawa’s...
Via The 6th Sens
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Mark Borowiecki has opponent's stick stuck in his visor (Video)

Ottawa Senators defenseman Mark Borowiecki was caught in an unusual predicament during the first period of Thursday night's game in Edmonton when an opposing player's stick got stuck in his visor.Borowiecki was covering Oilers left winger David Perron in front of the net when Perron's stick came up and managed to get lodged in between Borowiecki's face and his visor...
Via Holdout Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Senators GM Murray reveals he has Stage 4 colon cancer

Ottawa Senators general manager Bryan Murray, who over the summer was diagnosed with cancer, revealed in an interview with TSN's Michael Farber that the disease is at Stage 4. Murray, whose interview was aired Thursday, told Farber that he has colon cancer and that it has spread to his lungs and liver. When the Senators initially announced Murray had cancer in July, they did not...
Via Fox Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Mark Borowiecki Hilariously Gets Stick Stuck Between Visor And Helmet

Ottawa Senators defenseman Mark Borowiecki fell victim to the 2014-2015 NHL season’s blooper reel on Thursday night’s game against the Oilers when David Perron’s stick managed to get lodged in between his visor and helmet. It was a pretty hilarious mishap – especially considering no injuries resulted from it – and even Borowiecki himself had Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Hoffman's second goal, in OT, lifts Senators over Oilers

  Mike Hoffman scored a pair of goals, including the overtime winner, and the Ottawa Senators snapped a three-game skid by beating the Edmonton Oilers 4-3 Thursday night. Hoffman sent a shot from the slot under the arm of Oilers goalie Ben Scrivens 2:39 into overtime to secure the win for the Senators, who wasted a 3-0 lead. Alex Chiasson and Milan Michalek also scored for the Senators...
Via AP on Fox
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Senators Injury Update: Marc Methot resumes skating, but still not close

It looks like it will be three more weeks until Marc Methot will be hitting the ice with the Ottawa Senators after a back injury.#485088151 / gettyimages.comThe Senators defenseman has been trouble by the back/hip ailment since the start of camp. According to the Ottawa Sun, he was not able to suit up for any of the club's exhibition games and hasn't played this season...
Via Sports Injury Alert
9 days ago  |  Discuss

GIF: Robin Lehner makes a great paddle save

Robin Lehner was caught out of position and was forced to dive across his crease in order to stop a shot from Phil Kessel. Luckily for Lehner, Kessel mostly fanned on the shot which granted Lehner enough time to dive and extend his paddle, stopping Kessel’s effort.
Via Puck Drunk Love
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Nashville Magazine doesn’t know who is on the Predators

Nashville Magazine has reminded us of the joys of stock footage. If you’re going to use stock footage, try to make sure the player you feature is still on the team. David Legwand was the face of the Predators for roughly a decade, but he left in 2013-14 and joined Detroit. Now, Legwand is skating in Ottawa. (H/T Reddit Hockey)
Via Puck Drunk Love
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Wideman A Standout For The Binghamton Senators

Two power play goals including one in overtime from Chris Wideman led the Binghamton Senators past the Utica Comets on Friday 10/31 with a final score of 4-3. This marked his second OT game winning goal of this still fresh season. A valiant effort was made by Wideman on Sunday as well; he added one goal and an assist against the Syracuse Crunch, in a disappointing 6-3 loss at home...
Via Beyond The Benches
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Where did the Ottawa Senators Come From, and Where are They Going?

Getty Images By: Ryan Kiray (@RyanK_THG) The NHL has returned. A host of player movement, front office turmoil, and restructuring was the rule for most teams this offseason, but the NHL has returned. For some teams, such as Pittsburgh, the early results have been promising, and for others, such as Colorado, not as much. We could spend days or weeks breaking down the early returns...
Via The Hockey Guys
21 days ago  |  Discuss

ECHL teams to wear ‘Batman’ and ‘Riddler’ jerseys

Holy brilliant Batman-inspired sweaters, Batman! As part of a “Heroes Night” event the Toledo Walleyes (a Detroit Red Wings affiliate) are holding Nov. 22, both the home team and the visiting Evansville IceMen (an Ottawa Senators affiliate) will don some pretty fantastic jerseys paying tribute to the 75th anniversary of Batman’s first appearance in a...Read More The post ECHL...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Roman Wick Announces Swiss National Team Retirement

28 year-old forward Roman Wick has announced that he has retired from competing internationally for the Swiss national team in order to focus on his professional career. Currently playing for the Zurich Lions, Wick stated that keeping his health in check while playing in the NLA was the reason behind his decision. “I have realized that I need more and more time for a full regeneration...
Via The Hockey House
29 days ago  |  Discuss

NHL postpones Senators/Leafs game after Ottawa shootings

Tragedy struck Canada’s capital Wednesday. A gunman shot and wounded a Canadian soldier standing guard in Ottawa on Wednesday morning. The gunman then entered Parliament and fired more shots, according to reports. The Ottawa Senators were scheduled to play a home game Wednesday night against the Toronto Maple Leafs. That game was postponed, the league announced. “The National...
October 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Panthers have pathetic attendance at home game

What’s it like when an NHL game is held and almost no one bothers to show up? Just ask the Florida Panthers. In an embarrassing display of abject fan apathy, photos were circulated on social media Monday night depicting a nearly empty BB&T Center in Sunrise, Fla., both before and during the game between the […] The post Florida Panthers played host to Ottawa Senators and...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
October 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Senators Captain Erik Karlsson Buys ‘C’ Patches For Fans To Add To Jerseys

Ottawa Senators defenseman Erik Karlsson earned a promotion this season as he now wears the “C” on his sweater as captain. Karlsson, who is known for frequently promoting kindness and positive thoughts on his Tumblr, is giving back to his fans by buying “C” patches for those who had purchased his jersey prior to him being named captain. I just purchased 1000 C's to...
October 11, 2014  |  Discuss

David Legwand enters wrong penalty box (Video)

Ottawa Senators center David Legwand tried to enter the wrong penalty box after being called for a tripping penalty in the second period of Thursday night's season opener in Nashville.That seems pretty silly, until you realize that Legwand played for the Predators for the past eight seasons, at which point it becomes a bit easier to understand where he's coming from.Like...
Via Holdout Sports
October 10, 2014  |  Discuss

2014-15 Ottawa Senators Preview: Erik Karlsson, Bobby Ryan Begin New Era

It’s a new era in Canada’s capital. The Ottawa Senators of the 2000s that were Eastern Conference contenders and reached the 2007 Stanley Cup Final are almost gone, and a new wave of players is ready to lead the franchise into a bright future. No. 1 defenseman Erik Karlsson, who already has a Norris Trophy on his resume, was named as the ninth captain in team history last week...
October 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Ottawa Senators will test “European style” section for fans

European hockey is well known for their incredibly loud cheering sections and raucous fans. These fans typically stand the entire game and resemble some of the wildest groups you may have seen on a broadcast of European Soccer. This unique experience hasn’t transitioned over to the NHL, but the Ottawa Senators are trying to change that. For 10 games, the Senators will dedicate...
Via Puck Drunk Love
September 11, 2014  |  Discuss

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