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Jason Spezza: The Growth Of A Star Into A Leader

  Jason Spezza has been among the top players in the National Hockey League for some time now and as he and his game have changed, so has his role […]

by · January 28, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Ottawa Senators, Player Profiles
Erik Karlsson was benched in Game 2 against the Penguins (Photo by Andy Martin Jr)

Erik Karlsson: Getting Better With Age?

Fact: the reigning Norris Trophy winner is not only picking up where he left off in 2012, but is only getting better. At only 23 years of age, Erik Karlsson […]

by · January 26, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Ottawa Senators
Kyle Turris (Marc DesRosiers-US PRESSWIRE)

Kyle Turris Off To a Howling Start in Ottawa

. We hope that (he’s) a second-line centre iceman that will come in here and play real hard. I believe he is a very talented young man. Given the type […]

by · January 22, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Ottawa Senators
Paul MacLean (Wayne Cuddington/ Ottawa Citizen)

Early Thoughts on the Ottawa Senators

After Saturday’s 4-1 season opening win over the Winnipeg Jets, and in advance of tonight’s home opener against the Florida Panthers, here are a few key bits of Senators information […]

by · January 21, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Ottawa Senators
Chris Phillips: The Sens’ “Big Rig” In Ottawa

Chris Phillips: The Sens’ “Big Rig” In Ottawa

The rugged blue-liner was born in Calgary but raised in the blue collar oil-town of Fort McMurray, Alberta and brings that hard working and honest mentality to his game.

by · January 21, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Ottawa Senators, Player Profiles
Erik Karlsson is ready to have an impact for the Senators (Icon SMI)

Ottawa Senators Season Preview

After an 18 point increase last year from the previous season, can the Ottawa Senators continue to rise up the Eastern Conference standings? Last season was a perfect storm for […]

by · January 18, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Ottawa Senators
Craig Anderson (Chris Williams/Icon SMI)

Three Ottawa Senators That Need To Step Up

In order for the 2013 Ottawa Senators to succeed, their key, core players will have to demonstrate that they are just that; Jason Spezza & Erik Karlsson will need to […]

by · January 14, 2013 · 1 comment · Ottawa Senators
Jason Spezza (Icon SMI)

A Look at the Ottawa Senators Playoff Chances

Rejoice, oh hockey fan. The lockout is over, a new season will soon be upon us, and with it, an opportunity for the Ottawa Senators to prove that their 2012 […]

by · January 8, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · News/Commentary, Ottawa Senators

5 Keys to Success For The 2013 Ottawa Senators

It is finally over, after months of speculation and “cautious optimism” the NHL Lockout has finally ended. When NHL hockey starts back up later this month, the Ottawa Senators will […]

by · January 7, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Ottawa Senators
Sergei Gonchar (Greg M. Cooper-USA TODAY Sports)

Sergei Gonchar: Rediscovering His Offensive Touch

Sergei Gonchar will be approaching his third season with the Ottawa Senators when the labour dispute ends. Gonchar has had two very different seasons as he struggled in his first […]

by · January 3, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Ottawa Senators
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Jakob Silfverberg Displaying Golden Touch In Binghamton

With the eyes of the hockey world currently fixated on both the World Junior Hockey Championship in Russia and the ongoing NHL CBA negotiations in New York, regular hockey action […]

by · December 30, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, Ottawa Senators, Prospects
Mikael Wikstrand was chosen 196th overall by the Ottawa Senators.  He is a smooth-skating, two-way defenceman who is looking to prove himself yet again with Mora IK of the Allsvenskan in 2012-13.  Wikstrand was a teammate of Mika Zibanejad at the 2011 World Under-18s.  (

Mikael Wikstrand: The Lone Senators Prospect in Ufa

With the NHL lockout on the verge of dragging into 2013, one of the events that has been circled on the calendars of starved hockey fans for some time is […]

by · December 20, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · International Hockey, Ottawa Senators, Prospects, World Junior Hockey Championship