Post Tagged with: "Erik Karlsson"

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Expansion Brothers Trending in Opposite Directions

The Tampa Bay Lightning and Ottawa Senators will forever be linked, having joined the NHL together as expansion teams in the 1992-93 season. In this their 22nd campaign, respectively, the […]

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More than Just Skill? Choosing a Captain in the NHL

With four teams recently announcing a new direction in on-ice leadership, there’s no denying that the league’s crop of captains make up a diverse group of players. But what goes […]

by · October 7, 2014 · 0 comments · News/Commentary
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Where Do the Ottawa Senators Truly Stand?

The regular season hasn’t even started yet, but everyone is already calling the 2014-15 Ottawa Senators a sure bust. The team really hasn’t changed as much as people thought they […]

by · October 6, 2014 · 0 comments · Ottawa Senators
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A Flyers Norris Trophy Candidate? Damn Streit!

Does the thought of a Norris Trophy candidate who will turn 37-years-young in December raise an eyebrow? What if I added that this defenseman is part of the “lacking unit” […]

by · October 3, 2014 · 2 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
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Hockey News: Karlsson Named Captain; Bobby Ryan Signs Contract

The Penguins decided they want toughness, just not Daniel Carcillo toughness. [Pensburgh] Now the real question in Pittsburgh is what’s up with Evgeni Malkin? [Trib Live] To the surprise of […]

by · October 2, 2014 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
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Underrated and Underappreciated: Jake Muzzin Is The Real Deal

Owned in 48.8% of leagues Average Draft Position: 190.7 When I was planning my draft strategy, waiting for the clock to strike zero on a random person too busy attending […]

by · September 30, 2014 · 7 comments · Los Angeles Kings
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THW’s Big List of 100 Defencemen Worth Drafting

When it comes to fantasy hockey, drafting defencemen is all about offence. Depending how your league is set up, the statistical categories most likely favour forwards followed by goaltenders. Unless there […]

by · September 26, 2014 · 2 comments · Fantasy, Previews and Predictions
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2014 Senators Pre-Season: Opening Day Recap

The Ottawa Senators began their 2014-15 pre-season on Monday, playing two split-squad games against the New York Islanders at the Mile One Centre in St. John’s, Newfoundland. Despite dressing one […]

by · September 23, 2014 · 0 comments · Ottawa Senators
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Bryan Murray Speaks Methot, Ryan and More

Yesterday, Bob McKenzie sat down with Senators GM Bryan Murray for a 1-on-1 interview at the Rookie Tournament in London, Ontario. For some reason, Mckenzie always seems to get the […]

by · September 16, 2014 · 0 comments · Ottawa Senators
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1st Round Draft History: Buffalo’s Busts & Beauties Part II

The Buffalo Sabres have had their share of draft busts and beauties over the course of their history.  In the first part found here, I took a look at the […]

by · September 15, 2014 · 1 comment · Buffalo Sabres
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Ottawa Senators 2014-15 Player Projections

It’s that time of year again. Fantasy hockey is just starting up and fans want to know what players could be good grabs in their respective drafts. Though the Ottawa […]

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Who Will Captain the Ottawa Senators?

For the second straight year, the Ottawa Senators have parted ways with their captain and are set to name a new one before the season starts. As last year’s captain, […]

by · September 2, 2014 · 2 comments · Ottawa Senators