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Kaspars Daugavins and the Problems with Shootouts

When the National Hockey League implemented the shootout back in 2005, it seemed as if there was unanimous support for an exhilarating and refreshing way to end ties. That sentiment […]

by · March 15, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · News/Commentary, Ottawa Senators
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Ottawa Senators: Looking At The Positives In Early March

The Ottawa Senators have continued to find ways to earn points this season and that’s been the story for them so far in early March as well.  They’ve started the […]

by · March 14, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Ottawa Senators
Daniel Alfredsson (Ed Mulholland-USA TODAY Sports)

Sens and Sensibility: The Skating Dead March On

For the Ottawa Senators, this season has been quite the remarkable one and we’re only at the halfway point. “Survival” has been the name of the game and in this […]

by · March 12, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Ottawa Senators
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Ottawa Senators: Daniel Alfredsson And Five Major Minutes

It was at the 12:29 mark of the 3rd period during Saturday afternoons’ game at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia when Flyers PA announcer Lou Nolan informed the crowd of a […]

by · March 6, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Ottawa Senators
Paul MacLean (Wayne Cuddington/ Ottawa Citizen)

Ottawa Senators: Winning The “Paul MacLean Way”

It was regarded around the National Hockey League and throughout hockey circles as a good hire when the Ottawa Senators named Paul MacLean as the new Head Coach on June […]

by · February 26, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Ottawa Senators
Paul MacLean (Wayne Cuddington/ Ottawa Citizen)

Senators Stay Up As Craig Anderson Goes Down

As if things could not any more nightmarish for the Ottawa Senators and their fans, another collective gasp was heard coming from the nation’s capital last night when Craig Anderson […]

by · February 22, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Ottawa Senators
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Daniel Alfredsson & the Kids Are Alright in Ottawa

I know my NHL; I’m a student of the game since 1988. I generally know the names of 90-95% of the 700 or so active players in the league, but […]

by · February 22, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Ottawa Senators
Daniel Alfredsson (Ed Mulholland-USA TODAY Sports)

A Silver Linings Playbook For Ottawa Senators Fans

Do a quick Internet search for the Oscar-nominated film Silver Linings Playbook, and this phrase will pop up as a key descriptor: Life doesn’t always go according to plan. And if […]

by · February 20, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Ottawa Senators
Ottawa Senators: GM Bryan Murray Must Re-Evaluate The Season

Ottawa Senators: GM Bryan Murray Must Re-Evaluate The Season

The injury bug bit the Ottawa Senators hard again Wednesday night in the form of a sliced achilles tendon for star defenceman Erik Karlsson.  Last years’ Norris Trophy Winner, Karlsson, […]

by · February 16, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Ottawa Senators
Karlsson hasn't been the same player following his Achilles tendon injury (Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports)

Battle of Ontario Overshadowed By Injuries

Right when the stars appeared to be aligning for the Battle of Ontario to regain some relevance in the greater hockey landscape, a wild of week of freak injuries and […]

by · February 15, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Ottawa Senators
Daniel Afredsson lines up for a faceokk (Josh Smith/THW)

Is Daniel Alfredsson God?

According to the Apple software Siri he is! When you ask Siri to “Show me a picture of God” the result is an image of Ottawa Senators Captain Daniel Alfredsson. […]

by · February 14, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Ottawa Senators
Karlsson hasn't been the same player following his Achilles tendon injury (Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports)

Did Matt Cooke Slice Erik Karlsson’s Achilles Tendon on Purpose?

Did Matt Cooke slice Erik Karlsson’s Achilles tendon on purpose? The debate has been ongoing, all over social media, since the hit took place. Many fans who have Cooke’s dirty […]

by · February 14, 2013 · 24 comments · Injury Report, Ottawa Senators