Ottawa - Aug. 21, 2016: Ottawa Senators (@Senators) general manager Pierre Dorion announced today that the club has signed forward Logan Brown to a three-year entry-level contract.
Brown, 18, was the Senators’ first-round pick (11th overall) at June’s NHL Draft in Buffalo. He established new major junior career highs with 74 points (including new highs of 21 goals and 53 assists) and 40 penalty minutes while appearing in 59 regular-season games in his second full campaign with the Ontario Hockey League’s Windsor Spitfires in 2015-16. FULL STORY
Ottawa - Aug. 21, 2015: CFRA Radio in Ottawa is reporting a source tells TSN 1200 that former Ottawa Senators captain Daniel Alfredsson could be returning to the club in the hockey operations department.
He is reportedly just working out the final details and an official announcement is expected before the start of training camp FULL STORY
Stoney Point - Jul. 8, 2015: On this date in NHL history, at the NHL Draft in Edmonton, the Ottawa Senators made Bryan Berard the third American born player to be selected first overall in the Entry Draft. In a major trade during the 1995 NHL Draft in Edmonton, the Vancouver Canucks obtained Alexander Mogilny from Buffalo, in exchange for Mike Peca, Mike Wilson, and their #1 pick (Jay McKee) in the draft held that day. FULL STORY
Stoney Point - Mar. 23, 2015: The National Hockey League is now in the home stretch heading towards the Stanley Cup Playoffs. While fans in Edmonton and Toronto, have little to cheer about these days - there is still very meaningful hockey being played in a number of Canadian cities. The Montreal Canadiens under the stellar play of Carey Price have a good shot to be the top seeded team in the Eastern Conference. Andrew Hammond and the Ottawa Senators have been the Cinderella story of the league with a great push for a playoff spot. It is hard not to want to see them make it in. FULL STORY
Toronto - Mar. 22, 2015: Just after it was announced that the Leafs had signed NCAA standout Casey Bailey, they took on the Ottawa Senators. The Leafs would fall 5-3 to the Sens despite a push for a comeback from players like Leo Komarov. The Leafs' continue their race to the bottom as their top line of Kessel, Bozak and van Reimsdyk continue to be invisible on the ice. FULL STORY
Ottawa - Feb. 16, 2015: Defenseman Marc Methot signed a four-year, $19.6 million contract extension Monday with the Ottawa Senators.
Methot's contract includes a modified 10-team no-trade clause, the Senators announced via Twitter.
Methot, a nine-year veteran, has 15 goals and 90 points in 414 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets and Senators. FULL STORY
Edmonton - Feb. 15, 2015: After stringing together three consecutive solid outings in the midst of a season-high six game road trip, the Edmonton Oilers proceeded to lay an egg against the Ottawa Senators during Hockey Day in Canada. As ugly as yesterday's 7-2 drubbing was, yesterday's loss was yet another game in which their netminding let them down. FULL STORY
Windsor - Jan. 22, 2015: In the latest edition of the “Battle of Ontario”, two .500 clubs going in different directions took to the ice in Ottawa. Taking a 3-0 lead into the dressing room after one period, the Senators appear to be in good shape. That was enough for me.... I’m switched to watch The Mentalist with the Missus. FULL STORY
Ottawa - Dec. 8, 2014: The Ottawa Senators have named former assistant coach Dave Cameron the new head coach of the team. Cameron has been on the coaching staff since 2011. Prior to becoming an assistant coach with Ottawa, Cameron was the head coach of the Mississauga St. Michael's Majors of the Ontario Hockey League from 2007-2011, helping the team to the 2011 Memorial Cup final FULL STORY
Ottawa - Dec. 8, 2014: The Ottawa Senators on Monday fired coach Paul MacLean. No replacement was immediately announced.
MacLean was in his fourth season with the Senators, who are 11-11-5 and in 10th place in the Eastern Conference.
MacLean won the Jack Adams Award as coach of the year in 2013 after the Senators went 25-17-6 in the shortened 2012-13 season. FULL STORY
Ottawa - Dec. 8, 2014: Erik Karlsson's goal at 1:21 of overtime Sunday, his 23rd shot attempt of the game, gave the Ottawa Senators a 4-3 win against the Vancouver Canucks at Canadian Tire Centre and ended the Senators' five-game losing streak.
Mika Zibanejad had two goals and two assists to help Ottawa overcome a 3-0 deficit. FULL STORY
Ottawa - Dec. 7, 2014: I find it astounding that there appears to be a near complete absence of social scientific analysis in contemporary hockey analytics. Social sciences are concerned with both individual human traits and characteristics (psychology) and larger group dynamics, structure, and behavior (sociology). The sport of hockey is organized and played by individuals who have motivations and drives. Those players are grouped into teams, which are complex subcultures that have sets of important informal rules and practices. FULL STORY
Pittsburgh - Dec. 7, 2014: Christian Ehrhoff’s late goal gave the Pittsburgh Penguins a 3-2 win against the Ottawa Senators at Consol Energy Center on Saturday.
Sidney Crosby controlled the puck behind the net before spinning out of traffic and skating down the left boards. Crosby backhanded a pass to Ehrhoff alone in the right faceoff circle FULL STORY
Ottawa - Dec. 4, 2014: The Ottawa Senators honored the greatest offensive star in franchise history Thursday, and then proceeded to produce very little offense.
Daniel Alfredsson kicked things off with an emotional goodbye to his Ottawa fans, but the Senators were unable to provide their former captain with a fairy-tale ending in a 2-1 loss to the New York Islanders. FULL STORY
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