Senators: Rookies, Goaltending Getting It Done Early

To the surprise of many but not all, the Ottawa Senators are playing some pretty good hockey right now. They’ve posted a 3-2-1 start to the season and will continue a five-game homestand Saturday, so they’ve got a few days to collect themselves after polishing off the Dallas Stars Monday night. That 4-1 victory putContinue reading “Senators: Rookies, Goaltending Getting It Done Early”

Senators Sign Anderson to Two Year Extension

The Ottawa Senators have signed goalie Craig Anderson to a two-year contract worth a reported $9.5 million. The team announced the signing on Friday. “It’s been a great home for me in Ottawa and I’m really looking forward to playing,” Anderson said. “I want to continue to contribute to the team and the organization. I’mContinue reading “Senators Sign Anderson to Two Year Extension”

2017-2018 Season Preview: Ottawa Senators

The Ottawa Senators surprised a few people by venturing into the Eastern Conference Final last season. They lost to the Pittsburgh Penguins, sure, but they exceeded expectations and rode momentum on the strength of grit and determination. For an encore, the Senators are hoping for more of the same – but with a win thisContinue reading “2017-2018 Season Preview: Ottawa Senators”

Pittsburgh Eliminates Ottawa, Heads to Stanley Cup Final Against Nashville

The Pittsburgh Penguins are returning to the Stanley Cup Final. They took home the Game Seven win over the Ottawa Senators on Thursday night, winning it by a final score of 3-2 in the second overtime. Chris Kunitz had the winner for the Penguins at 5:09 of the second overtime. He had two goals inContinue reading “Pittsburgh Eliminates Ottawa, Heads to Stanley Cup Final Against Nashville”

Senators, Penguins Prepare for Unpredictable Game Seven

The Ottawa Senators have every chance in the world to win Game Seven on Thursday, while their opponents have seen it all before. The Pittsburgh Penguins found themselves in a Game Seven situation last year and faced the Tampa Bay Lightning. The Penguins won and went on to win the Stanley Cup. The road hasn’tContinue reading “Senators, Penguins Prepare for Unpredictable Game Seven”