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Mike Hoffman: The Epitome of Underrated for Ottawa Senators

After a 2013-14 campaign that saw him split time between Ottawa and the Senators’ AHL affiliate in Binghamton, Mike Hoffman made the leap this past season to a full-time NHLer. […]

by · June 22, 2015 · 0 comments · Ottawa Senators
Craig Anderson [photo: Amy Irvin]

A Look Back At The Ghosts Of Senators Goalies Past

Most of the discussion surrounding the Ottawa Senators this offseason revolves around the goal crease. This shouldn’t come as a shock as the team was carried incredibly down the stretch […]

by · June 18, 2015 · 0 comments · Ottawa Senators
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Senators and Oilers Make Perfect Trade Partners

Ottawa is looking to trade away a goaltender and a defenceman, and the team wants a top-six forward in return. The Senators have too many contracts, creating the need to shed […]

2014 NHL Entry Draft Floor [photo: Amy Irvin]

Five Senators Draft Possibilities

The draft has always been seen as an inexact science. Teams try to make educated guesses on which 17 and 18 year olds will turn into legitimate NHL players, but […]

by · June 17, 2015 · 0 comments · Ottawa Senators
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Paul MacLean to the Ducks: Something or Nothing?

It was reported over the weekend by Sportsnet’s Elliotte Friedman that the Anaheim Ducks are interested in bringing on Paul MacLean to their coaching staff. With the recent firing of former […]

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Ottawa Only Has Themselves to Blame for Losing Chris Wideman

Earlier this month Ottawa Senators’ prospect Chris Wideman won the Eddie Shore Award as the AHL’s top defenseman. Yet, despite an incredibly successful season in Binghamton, Wideman is most likely […]

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Senators Counting on Secondary Scoring

The Ottawa Senators went on a fantastic run last year, winning their way into the playoffs before their momentum ran out in a first round loss to the Montreal Canadiens. […]

by · June 11, 2015 · 0 comments · Ottawa Senators
Robin Lehner will be given the chance to be the guy in Buffalo. (Marc DesRosiers-USA TODAY Sports)

4 Potential Trades for Senators’ Goaltenders

The Ottawa Senators look poised to trade a goaltender this summer. After signing free agent Andrew Hammond to a three-year deal in May, they’re left with three goaltenders who have […]

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4 Ottawa Senators Who Will Not Return

The Ottawa Senators are facing a huge salary-budget challenge going into next season. They already have 21 players signed for a total cash commitment of $62 million. This includes Curtis […]

by · June 10, 2015 · 0 comments · Ottawa Senators
Crosby and Malkin would be no doubters at centre in a six-team NHL. (Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports)

2015 NHL Playoff Teams Bound to Take a Step Back in 2016

With only two teams remaining in the 2014-15 NHL season, the Tampa Bay Lightning and Chicago Blackhawks, we begin to look forward to the NHL Draft and the 2015-16 season. […]

Andrew Hammond revitalized the Senators' playoff hopes in 2014-15. (Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports)

Andrew Hammond Should Continue to Make Opposing Teams Grimace

Critics may not have necessarily gasped in horror to see the numbers he posted in the AHL this past season, but they certainly would not have been inclined to give him […]

by · June 8, 2015 · 0 comments · Ottawa Senators
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Curtis Lazar: A Western Canadian Patrice Bergeron?

That Curtis Lazar has endeared himself to Ottawa fans over the course of the 2014-15 season is incontestable. From eating a hamburger thrown on the ice after a Sens’ win, […]