1. The Ottawa Senators and the Burden of Expectations

    Even though he's been the head coach of the Ottawa Senators for two seasons already, Paul MacLean is entering unknown territory this year: expectations...

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  2. Spezza Says He's Ready, Would Embrace Captaincy

    Ottawa Senators center Jason Spezza doesn't think anything about his game or his leadership style will change if coach Paul MacLean names him captain prior to the start of the 2013-14 season...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 7 months ago 5 reads 0 comments

  3. Sens Asst. GM Says 'we Can Weather the Storm' as Cowen Negotiations Drag

    Another day, another restricted free agent twisting in the wind. This time, it's Ottawa defenseman Jared Cowen, who's without a contract six days from the start of training camp ...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 7 months ago 27 reads 0 comments

  4. Spezza: Olympic Snub 'Not My Motivation for Success' with Sens

    Jamie Benn wanted to shove it in Team Canada's face. Joffrey Lupul found it very disappointing. Jason Spezza? He says it's no big deal...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 8 months ago 47 reads 0 comments

  5. Ex-Sens Captain Cutting All Ties by Putting House Up for Sale

    Former Ottawa Senators captain Daniel Alfredsson is cutting his last remaining ties with the nation's capital by listing his secluded Kanata home for sale, according to a source with knowledge of Ottawa's real estate industry...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 8 months ago 66 reads 0 comments

  6. It Has Been a Summer of Change for Bobby Ryan

    The newest Ottawa Senator has had a busier summer than he expected after getting dealt to the Canadian capital from the Anaheim Ducks . But the change of scenery from Southern California to Eastern Ontario is just part of the adjustment...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 8 months ago 32 reads 0 comments

  7. Ryan Has No Hard Feelings for Ducks, Happy to Move on

    Bobby Ryan finally got his wish. After years of rumors of his unhappiness in Anaheim and speculation on which of the Anaheim Ducks ' "big three" would get long-term commitments from ...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 8 months ago 43 reads 0 comments

  8. Camp Opens with Optimism

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  9. Neil Says Summer Fun Over, Time to Get Back to Business

    There's been plenty of time to just get away, kicking back with his wife Caitlin and daughter Haley Jean at the family's summer home near Calabogie Lake, about an hour outside of Ottawa ...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 8 months ago 19 reads 0 comments

  10. Trade Didn't Diminish Ottawa Senators' Prospects

    The depth of the Ottawa Senators ' pool of prospects took a serious hit this offseason when general manager Bryan Murray traded forwards Jakob Silfverberg, Stefan Noesen and a first-round ...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 8 months ago 47 reads 0 comments

  11. Bobby Ryan, Young Players Alter Ottawa Senators Lineup

    The Ottawa Senators had to deal with injuries to key players last season but still managed to reach the Stanley Cup Playoffs and knock off a division rival before getting eliminated by one of the two best teams in the Eastern Conference...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 8 months ago 21 reads 0 comments

  12. X-Factor Jason Spezza Now Leader of Ottawa Senators

    For the entirety of Jason Spezza's career with the Ottawa Senators , he had someone to lean on. It was Daniel Alfredsson's team, and there was no questioning that fact...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 8 months ago 32 reads 0 comments

  13. Erik Karlsson, Craig Anderson among questions facing Ottawa Senators

    The Ottawa Senators had everyone questioning their ability to succeed last season, and they answered all of them with their play on the ice...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 8 months ago 27 reads 0 comments

  14. Ottawa Senators' Erik Karlsson Feeling Good, Excited to Start Season

    Ottawa Senators defenseman Erik Karlsson, whose season was limited to 17 games due to a serious Achilles tendon injury, told the team's website Monday he feels 100-percent healthy heading into training camp...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 8 months ago 684 reads 0 comments

  15. Ottawa Senators Eager to Build on Playoff Success

    There may be no team in the NHL that is looking forward to next season more than the Ottawa Senators . With all the drama that has surrounded this team since the fifth game of ...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 8 months ago 20 reads 0 comments

  16. Sens Owner Melnyk Blames Agent Barry for Alfie Signing InDetroit

    Ottawa Senators owner Eugene Melnyk is talking again — this time, it's to rip agent JP Barry for his role in the failed Daniel Alfredsson negotiations...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 8 months ago 26 reads 0 comments

  17. Senators and Jared Cowen Still Trying to Find Common Ground for New Deal

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  18. Bryan Murray on Alfredsson and the Sens Going Forward: Ottawa Senators

    Former Sens captain Daniel Alfredsson bid farewell to Ottawa today at a press conference he held at the Royal Ottawa Mental Health Centre...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 8 months ago 31 reads 0 comments

  19. Alfredsson Didn't Expect to Play After 2012

    Daniel Alfredsson said goodbye to the fans in Ottawa on Thursday and explained his reasons for leaving for the Detroit Red Wings ...

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  20. Alfredsson Left After Negotiations 'Went Nowhere'

    Fans looking for an answer why former Ottawa Senators captain Daniel Alfredsson left their team to join the Detroit Red Wings now have their answer: Money...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 8 months ago 1,736 reads 1 comments

  21. The Art of Picking a Captain

    Who should be the next captain of the Ottawa Senators ? It's a question that has already sparked sometimes heated debate among fans. It's no less intense among the players themselves, though those divisions are more difficult to see...

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  22. Ottawa Senators Center Jason Spezza Finds Offseason Motivation

    Ottawa Senators center Jason Spezza does not have to look hard to find offseason motivation. He's coming off an injury-shortened season, his team is thought to be worse off because ...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 8 months ago 28 reads 0 comments

  23. Report: Sens' Cowen Eyeing Hamonic-Like Deal

    Contract talks between Ottawa and RFA defenseman Jared Cowen have stalled, and Cowen's asking price could be the reason why...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 8 months ago 49 reads 0 comments

  24. Senators Face Early Road Challenges

    The Ottawa Senators distinguished themselves last season by weathering a dizzying storm of injuries. It's anyone's guess if that problem will repeat itself in 2013-14, but at the moment, their greatest concern may be a string of tough road stretches...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 8 months ago 31 reads 0 comments

  25. Advanced Stats Bode Well for Sens

    If you take luck out of the equation, then the 2013 Ottawa Senators were one of the best teams in the NHL … and the same can be predicted for next season's club...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 8 months ago 26 reads 0 comments