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Senators Bury Lightning With 4-Goal 3rd Period

Senators Bury Lightning With 4-Goal 3rd Period

November 10th, 2018 TAMPA, Fla. — Rookie Brady Tkachuk had a goal and an assist, and Ryan Dzingel scored a tiebreaking goal during Ottawa's four-goal third period as the Senators rallied to beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 6-4 on Saturday night. Matt Duchene, Bobby Ryan, Coli...
Josh Norris: Senators' Future Down the Middle

Josh Norris: Senators' Future Down the Middle

November 8th, 2018 As the Ottawa Senators continue their first year in a rebuild, many eyes turn to the next wave of players coming up through the system. One of the new faces in the prospect group is that of Josh Norris, acquired in the trade that sent Erik Karlsson to the San Jose Sharks. While...

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October 31st, 2018
Ottawa Senators

In today's News & Notes, Roberto Luongo is set to return to action soon, Robin Lehner missed practice and the Ottawa Senators have placed Mike Condon on waivers. Related: NHL News & Notes: Borowiecki, Thornton & More Luongo to Return Next Week After being out of action since Oct. t with a knee injury, it would appear that Luongo is finally ready to return to the Florida Panthers lineup. Though he'll be making the trip with the team to Finland for their two-game series against the Winnipeg Jets, he's unlikely to get any game action in those contests. Instead, head coach Bob Boughner told media that Luongo is expected to return next week. "I think the plan is for him to … unless there's a complete surprise that I haven't heard yet, but the plan is for him to probably try and play next week when we get home," Boughner said Wednesday. "This is more of a rehab week," "He does look good. I know his knee feels good. So hopefully we'll hear something in the next few...
October 30th, 2018
San Jose Sharks

In today's News & Notes, Mark Borowiecki has been suspended again, the San Jose Sharks will be getting a boost to their top line Tuesday and the Dallas Stars will be getting a similar boost to theirs. Related: NHL News & Notes: Boyle, Beleskey & Borowiecki Borowiecki Suspended 3 Games The Ottawa Senators will be without Borowiecki for the team's next three games after he was handed a three-game suspension from the NHL for a hit to the head on Vegas Golden Knights forward Cody Eakin. Borowiecki made contact with the Golden Knights center who was forced to leave Sundays' contest against the Senators prior to returning to practice with the team Tuesday. Borowiecki was in his first game back from suspension at the time of this hit after being handed a one-game suspension for a hit to the head of Boston Bruins' defender Urho Vaakanainen. Unfortunately, while Eakin may be back at practice for the Golden Knights, the Bruins' first-round selection from 2017 is still...
October 29th, 2018
Ottawa Senators

Welcome to Senators’ Weekly, where you can catch up on the past week of the Ottawa Senators throughout the 2018-19 season. From trending topics to surging prospects to news and notes, this is your weekly roundup on all things Sens. The Senators came into the week on a three-game winning streak and are leaving with another three-game streak, although it will be one they're looking to snap quickly. The club dropped all three games this week and were outscored 14-7. They currently sit 12th in the Eastern Conference at 4-4-2 with just one game left in October. They fell 4-1 in their second matchup against the Boston Bruins, after previously losing 6-3 to Brad Marchand and company. Matt Duchene's return to the Pepsi Centre was ruined by the Colorado Avalanche in a 6-3 loss before the Vegas Golden Knights won 4-3 in overtime to end the week. It's still early and the Senators are just three points out of a playoff spot, but the team will need to turn things around...
October 26th, 2018
Ottawa Senators

Matt Duchene returns to the Pepsi Center on Friday night to face his former teammates on the Colorado Avalanche. For the Avalanche and their fans, it’s like competing against a good friend who decided you weren’t worth fighting for. Yes, he was a good friend and yes, he requested a trade but before his relationship soured with the organization and the fans. Fond memories and mixed emotions set the tone for the matchup against the Ottawa Senators. Good Matt Duchene Duchene was the third overall pick in the NHL 2009 Entry Draft and made his debut with the Avalanche on Oct. 1 of the same year, notching his first point, an assist on John-Michael Liles’ power-play tally. Duchene scored his first goal a couple of weeks later against the much-hated Detroit Red Wings and goaltender Chris Osgood. Colorado quickly embraced the talented forward and his flashy skillset. In Duchene’s first year with the organization, he became a finalist for the Calder Trophy and led all rookies...