Bryan Murray Steps Down

Ottawa Senators general manager Bryan Murray is stepping down, thereby ending an era of hockey in the nation’s capital. The news is hardly surprising to those who’ve followed the franchise, as a shake-up in the front office was supposedly in the works after a disappointing season. The Senators made the announcement at a press conferenceContinue reading “Bryan Murray Steps Down”

Senators Sign Murray to Two-Year Contract Extension

The Ottawa Senators have given general manager Bryan Murray a vote of confidence by extending his contract for two years. “We think that we have all the core group in place,” Senators owner Eugene Melnyk said on Monday. “I think if we were on the same trajectory as we have been over the last fewContinue reading “Senators Sign Murray to Two-Year Contract Extension”

Heatley Speaks on Trade Demand

Dany Heatley finally addressed the media Friday from Kelowna in British Columbia, making it the first time the veteran has made any statements since he requested a trade from the Ottawa Senators in June. Heatley began by stating the obvious: his intentions have not changed since the start of the summer and he still wantsContinue reading “Heatley Speaks on Trade Demand”

Tambellini Movin’ On

It looks like Steve Tambellini and the Edmonton Oilers are moving on from the Dany Heatley saga. Friday featured the Edmonton GM publicly announcing that he was no longer interested in procuring the services of the disgruntled, dickish Heatley. “We gave ourselves an allotted amount of time internally … to explore every opportunity to seeContinue reading “Tambellini Movin’ On”

Kovalev Wants Heatley To Remain With Sens

If Alex Kovalev has his way, Dany Heatley will stay with the Ottawa Senators and help lead the team to glory. “Definitely, with the player that he is, it would be nice to have him back,” Kovalev told reporters. “I know Dany a little bit from playing with him for Kazan in the lockout year.Continue reading “Kovalev Wants Heatley To Remain With Sens”