The Columbus Blue Jackets are hot and the Ottawa Senators are not. The Blue Jackets (14-7-1) bring a five-game winning streak into Friday night's matchup at Nationwide Arena. The Senators (8-6-6) have lost four in a row, going 0-3-1.
The Arizona Coyotes are on their first winning streak of the season, but they will be hard-pressed to continue it Monday when they visit the Toronto Maple Leafs. After winning in regulation for the first time Thursday against the Montreal Canadiens, the Coyotes won a second game in a row Saturday, 3-2 in overtime against […]
OTTAWA, Ontario – Anthony Duclair gave the lowly Arizona Coyotes another two points. Duclair scored in overtime to complete a hat trick and the Coyotes beat the Ottawa Senators 3-2 on Saturday for their second straight victory. On Thursday night in Montreal, they rallied to beat the Canadiens 5-4 for their first regulation victory of the season.
After winning six straight games, the New York Rangers have dropped two in a row. The Rangers (9-9-2) have allowed 85 shots the past two games in losses to the Chicago Blackhawks and Columbus Blue Jackets, a departure from the defensive improvement they showed in their winning streak. Henrik Lundqvist, however, wasn't at fault in […]
Matt Murray's big save on Mike Hoffman in the first period Thursday night might have been the turning point for the Pittsburgh Penguins. Hoffman had a rebound and an open net to the right of Murray, but the Pittsburgh goalie dove across to knock a shot off the goal line with his glove. The play […]
There will be storylines aplenty when the Ottawa Senators return home Thursday night for their first game since playing a pair last week in Sweden. The game will be the first at Canadian Tire Centre for center Matt Duchene, who was acquired in a mega-trade on Nov. 2 and played in the two 4-3 victories […]
On Dec. 16 the Montreal Canadiens and Ottawa Senators are going to play outdoors at Lansdowne Park in Ottawa in the NHL100 Classic as part of the league’s 100th anniversary celebration. #NHL100 Classic jerseys have arrived. Both jerseys feature some silver in reference not only to the Stanley Cup, but also for the Senators as […]
Derick Brassard seems to have finally found his footing with the Ottawa Senators. This week’s article includes a hot Ottawa center, two unknown wingers, a hometown boy on a roll, a new netminder in Montreal and a downed Ducks captain. Derick Brassard, C, OTT – Brassard suffered a rough first season in Ottawa after coming […]
If Matt Duchene wanted immediate revenge against the Colorado Avalanche, he couldn’t have asked for a better opportunity. In his first two games as a member of the Ottawa Senators, Duchene faced his former team in a back-to-back set against the Avalanche. One can imagine that this experience cut down on some of that awkwardness […]
If the Ottawa Senators and the Colorado Avalanche can produce another game like they did on Friday night, the NHL's return to Sweden via its Global Series will be a smashing success. The Senators' 4-3 overtime victory in front of a sellout crowd of 13,639 at the Ericsson Globe had a definitive Swedish flavor. Prior […]
Before newcomer Matt Duchene can fully fit in, the Ottawa Senators still have others to make the difference. On Friday night, Mark Stone scored in regulation and again in overtime to give the Senators a 4-3 victory over the Colorado Avalanche in the first of two regular-season games in the Swedish capital. Swedish defenseman Fredrik […]
Forty-eight hours after his first practice, the defenseman was thrown into the fire during their opening round playoff series against the Ottawa Senators. Now 20 games into his NHL career, the 19-year-old McAvoy is still turning heads and playing himself into the Calder Trophy discussion. The trust from the Bruins coaching staff and his ability […]