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Chabot excited to work on chemistry with new partner Zaitsev

Chabot excited to work on chemistry with new partner Zaitsev

Thomas Chabot spoke about the importance of preseason games in terms of building chemistry with his new defence partner Nikita Zaitsev. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
Sportsnet.ca Sep 19, 2019
Leafs’ Ceci, Senators’ Zaitsev looking for reboot after swapping locker rooms

Leafs’ Ceci, Senators’ Zaitsev looking for reboot after swapping locker rooms

They’ve both been major minute-eaters who drew tough assignments and became lightning rods for criticism. And now that Cody Ceci and Nikita Zaitsev have swapped addresses as part of an off-season trade between Toronto and Ottawa, they are both looking to parlay a fresh start into a career resurgence. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
The Hockey Writers Sep 14, 2019

Senators Locker Room Features Plenty of Ex-Maple Leafs

OTTAWA — Connor Brown doesn't mind switching sides in the Battle of Ontario. Two months ago, the Ottawa Senators acquired the 25-year-old forward and defenceman Nikita Zaitsev from the Toronto Maple Leafs for blue-liners Cody Ceci and Ben Har... The post Senators Locker Room Features Plenty of Ex-Maple Leafs appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
CBC News Sep 13, 2019
Senators locker room features plenty of former Leafs

Senators locker room features plenty of former Leafs

In addition to Connor Brown and Nikita Zaitsev, former Leafs forward Tyler Ennis and defenceman Ron Hainsey signed in Ottawa as free agents, joining new head coach D.J. Smith, a former assistant in Toronto.
Editor In Leaf Sep 5, 2019

Analyzing the Toronto Maple Leafs New Monster Ben Harpur

 The Toronto Maple Leafs added Ben Harpur this summer in a trade with the Ottawa Senators. The Toronto Maple Leafs received the  6’6, 223lbs, LHD Ben Harpur as part of the Connor Brown/Nikita Zaitsev trade. Will the big man be exposed to the waiver wire or will he feature for the 2019/20 Leafs? In my […] Analyzing the Toronto Maple Leafs New Monster Ben Harpur - Editor In Leaf - Editor In Leaf - A Toronto Maple Leafs Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
The Hockey Writers Sep 4, 2019

Can Ceci Turn Over a New (Maple) Leaf in Toronto?

On July 1, the Toronto Maple Leafs made one of their most important moves of the summer, trading away Nikita Zaitsev, Connor Brown, and Michael Carcone to the Ottawa Senators in exchange for Aaron Luchuk, Ben Harpur, Cody Ceci, and a third-round pick. At the heart of the matter, the trade was simply about clearing […] The post Can Ceci Turn Over a New (Maple) Leaf in Toronto? appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
Silver Seven Aug 30, 2019
Top 25 Under 25 2019, #11: Christian Jaros

Top 25 Under 25 2019, #11: Christian Jaros

Photo by Andrea Cardin/NHLI via The Slovak stays put at number 11 Christian Jaros managed to hold steady at number 11 on our list, which is quite the accomplishment considering the newfound prospect depth of the Ottawa Senators. The 23 year old could be a mainstay on the Sens’ blue line this coming season as one of just three right-handed defencemen in the system with NHL experience, but with left-handed Ron Hainsey likely playing on the right side, he will have to displace one of the veterans (Hainsey, Dylan DeMelo, Nikita Zaitsev) for a regular spot in the lineup. His presence at...

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