Senators: Is This Finally Nick Paul’s Year?

The book on Nick Paul is still being written, but the Ottawa Senators forward had a big game against the San Jose Sharks Sunday and is hoping the next chapter is a good one. The 24-year-old had two goals and a helper as the Senators knocked off the Sharks 5-2, turning the San Jose roadContinue reading “Senators: Is This Finally Nick Paul’s Year?”

What Went Wrong: Ottawa Senators

In 2018-2019, the Ottawa Senators finished dead last in the NHL. When processing what went wrong with the year, it’s almost a futile effort because just about everything went wrong. The Senators closed 2018-2019 with a 29-47-9 record, good for just 64 points. That put them eight points behind the New Jersey Devils in theContinue reading “What Went Wrong: Ottawa Senators”

Senators: A Brief Look at Ottawa’s Coaching Candidates

When the Ottawa Senators canned Guy Boucher Friday, they put out a press release to detail exactly what they had in mind from a new bench boss. It was a list of characteristics, but it read like a final smack in the face to Boucher on his way out the door. The Senators are lookingContinue reading “Senators: A Brief Look at Ottawa’s Coaching Candidates”

Senators: Guy Boucher Fired Because It’s Ottawa

Because the party just won’t stop for the Ottawa Senators, head coach Guy Boucher was fired Friday and Marc Crawford was hired as the interim bench boss. This is just the latest in a series of unfortunate events for the Senators, who’ve had yet another debacle of a week. In the grand scheme of things,Continue reading “Senators: Guy Boucher Fired Because It’s Ottawa”

Senators: Ottawa’s Basically Done With This Season

The Ottawa Senators dropped a 5-4 decision to the Carolina Hurricanes Sunday, amounting to the eighth straight loss for the beleaguered team. It’s hard to find much that’s good about this edition of the Senators, who are 15-23-5 and have had more drama on and off the ice than most teams manage in a fewContinue reading “Senators: Ottawa’s Basically Done With This Season”