1. Don't Call It a Comeback...

    Ok so here's the deal. I know it looks conveniently like I disappeared because the Sens were sucking harder than a Dyson vacuum but the reality is that real life circumstances have ...

    Spencer Callaghan Written by Spencer Callaghan about over 5 years ago 107 reads 0 comments

  2. Ottawa Senators: Road-Trip Bonding and Such...

    The cliches are out in full force in the utopian, never-never land that is the Ottawa Senators' organization. "I think it'd be good maybe just to get away and kind of come together as a team," centre Mike Fisher said...

    Spencer Callaghan Written by Spencer Callaghan about almost 6 years ago 132 reads 0 comments

  3. Eighteen New Senators Coming To Ottawa!

    I just read a report that 18 new senators were coming to Ottawa.It seemed like overkill to swap out the entire team but I was cautiously optimistic.Unfortunately Mike Duffy and Pamela Wallin were not what I had in mind...

    Spencer Callaghan Written by Spencer Callaghan about almost 6 years ago 110 reads 0 comments

  4. Jay Bouwmeester in Sens' Sights: Will Jacques Martin Give Up the Grudge?

    Reports are circulating that the Ottawa Senators are in hot pursuit of disgruntled Florida defenceman Jay Bouwmeester. However, as history has shown, simply putting together the best package is not enough for Jacques Martin...

    Spencer Callaghan Written by Spencer Callaghan about almost 6 years ago 649 reads 4 comments

  5. The Future Is Never for Antoine Vermette in Ottawa

    For years now, Ottawa Senators fans have been waiting for the potential in Antoine Vermette to show itself. The speed, the hands, the vision with the puck, it has all been seen at various times, but never all at once and certainly never for very long...

    Spencer Callaghan Written by Spencer Callaghan about almost 6 years ago 408 reads 5 comments

  6. Ottawa Senators Bottom Out, Prepare to Rebound

    That cold, hard surface beneath the feet of the Ottawa Senators these days is something oddly familiar—rock bottom...

    Spencer Callaghan Written by Spencer Callaghan about almost 6 years ago 181 reads 5 comments

  7. Melrose Out: The Mullet Is Gone!

    In an effort to divert my attention from the bloody debacle that is the Ottawa Senators, I have been taking great joy in watching the even bigger debacle in Tampa Bay. Today it provided us all with another chapter...

    Spencer Callaghan Written by Spencer Callaghan about almost 6 years ago 349 reads 7 comments

  8. The Ottawa Senators, 10 Games In: There Is Nothing Neutral About the Swiss

    I need a little help. I have managed to secure a large vat of tar that I have been mixing for the past week to find the right consistency; and I think I have also identified one of ...

    Spencer Callaghan Written by Spencer Callaghan about almost 6 years ago 215 reads 3 comments

  9. Daniel Alfredsson: Senator For Life

    Next stop, mayor of Ottawa. After concluding a brief and amicable round of negotiations, Daniel Alfredsson has signed a four year, $21...

    Spencer Callaghan Written by Spencer Callaghan about almost 6 years ago 1,017 reads 3 comments

  10. Daniel Alfredsson Goes Under the Knife: Time to Panic in Ottawa?

    Sportsnet is reporting that Daniel Alfredsson will undergo arthroscopic knee surgery...TODAY! Earlier reports, and comments from Alfie himself, had suggested he was 100-percent recovered ...

    Spencer Callaghan Written by Spencer Callaghan about 6 years ago 339 reads 2 comments

  11. The Mats Sundin Circus Continues

    According to the venerable Ottawa Sun, Sens owner Eugene Melnyk recently sat down with Mats Sundin and his agent J.P. Barry to convince the reluctant Swede to come to Ottawa...

    Spencer Callaghan Written by Spencer Callaghan about 6 years ago 1,030 reads 4 comments

  12. Ottawa Senators: Premiere Weekend Recap

    Like a finely-crafted piece of Allen key-assembled IKEA furniture, the Ottawa Senators have arrived home from Sweden in one piece—though there may be a Swiss screw loose...

    Spencer Callaghan Written by Spencer Callaghan about 6 years ago 376 reads 4 comments

  13. Ottawa Senators 2008-09 Season Preview: Some Doubts. Many Doubters

    After the debacle that was the 2007-08 season it is easy to quickly dismiss this years edition of the Ottawa Senators—if you weren't paying attention.And it seems many people weren't...

    Spencer Callaghan Written by Spencer Callaghan about 6 years ago 621 reads 12 comments

  14. Wall Street Collapse = NHL Collapse?

    As brokers cry into their lattes on Wall Street and politicians spin themselves silly on Capitol Hill, the NHL season is about to begin...

    Spencer Callaghan Written by Spencer Callaghan about 6 years ago 1,264 reads 14 comments

  15. Preseason Game One Impressions: Penalties Mar Rangers-Sens Game

    And so it begins. The long road to redemption for the Ottawa Senators began last night versus the New York Rangers in a game only Ed Hochuli could truly appreciate...

    Spencer Callaghan Written by Spencer Callaghan about 6 years ago 198 reads 3 comments

  16. Is This The Sens New Thrid Jersey? Bob Cole Says Yes.

    Is Bob Cole designing NHL jerseys? That is the thought I am left with upon seeing the supposed "leak" of the design for the Ottawa Senators new third jersey...

    Spencer Callaghan Written by Spencer Callaghan about 6 years ago 716 reads 1 comments

  17. Large Hadron Collider: Will Tearing at The Fabric Of Space-Time Effect The NHL?

    Has the world ended yet? For those who don't live in the realm of particle physics, what I am referring to is yesterday’s official "switching on" of the Large Hadron Collider (LHC), a ...

    Spencer Callaghan Written by Spencer Callaghan about 6 years ago 1,410 reads 3 comments

  18. Andrej Meszaros' Offer Sheet: The Plot Thickens

    So, the wild world of the Andrej Meszaros offer sheet rumours has gotten even crazier. How could that be? What could make such a situation even crazier than it already is? Tampa Bay is involved, that's how...

    Spencer Callaghan Written by Spencer Callaghan about 6 years ago 326 reads 4 comments

  19. Andrej Meszaros Signs RFA Offer Sheet

    The Hockey News is reporting that Ottawa Senators' restricted free agent Andrej Meszaros has signed an offer sheet worth more than $5 million per season. The team has yet to be disclosed...

    Spencer Callaghan Written by Spencer Callaghan about 6 years ago 500 reads 7 comments

  20. Antoine Vermette Re-Signs with Ottawa in Another Murray Hallway Deal

    Another year, another last-minute hallway deal to avoid arbitration for Brian Murray. After having done the same thing with Chris Kelly last season, Murray shook hands with Antoine Vermette in ...

    Spencer Callaghan Written by Spencer Callaghan about 6 years ago 486 reads 4 comments

  21. NHL's Most Dysfunctional Teams

    With the free agent frenzy largely over, the direction of many teams has been decided. Some teams are clearly rebuilding, others are making a run at the postseason and a select group are re-arming themselves for a chance at the Stanley Cup...

    Spencer Callaghan Written by Spencer Callaghan about over 6 years ago 908 reads 11 comments

  22. UPDATE: Thrashers sign Jason Willaims?

    UPDATE: TSN is now reporting that Williams has in fact signed a 1 year, $2.2 million deal with Atlanta. Increasingly reliable anonymous blogger SensChirp is reporting that the Senators have signed unrestricted free agent Jason Williams...

    Spencer Callaghan Written by Spencer Callaghan about over 6 years ago 1,608 reads 17 comments

  23. Tampa Madness Continues: Jay Feaster Resigns

    Don't ask me why I'm so interested in Tampa lately, I guess I'm attracted to chaos, but RDS is now reporting that Jay Feaster has resigned as general manger of the Lightning...

    Spencer Callaghan Written by Spencer Callaghan about over 6 years ago 544 reads 3 comments

  24. Memo To New Tampa Ownership: You Bought The Lighting Not The Buccaneers

    I understand the new owners of the Tampa Bay Lightning are high-rolling, charismatic Hollywood-types, but perhaps in their exuberance over the purchase of their new team and the "big ...

    Spencer Callaghan Written by Spencer Callaghan about over 6 years ago 596 reads 3 comments

  25. NHL: Salary Cap to Rise...Again

    Thanks for the year with no hockey Gary. No seriously, thanks a lot, I was able to catch up on my correspondence, build a small bunker in my backyard (can never be too safe), and generally be bored out of my mind...

    Spencer Callaghan Written by Spencer Callaghan about over 6 years ago 278 reads 1 comments