8:01 AM EST, Wed February 20, 2019
12 hours ago

Tick-tock, the trade talk won’t stop for the Ottawa Senators

CHICAGO – Pierre Dorion hit the road Tuesday morning, but this time it wasn’t another scouting mission to Winnipeg. Instead, the Ottawa Senators’ general manager and assistant Peter MacTavish boarded an early morning flight back to the nation’s capital from Chicago, then they went straight to the Canadian Tire Centre where they’ll be bunkered down […]
14 hours ago

Snapshots: A wild game in the Windy City produced memorable moments

CHICAGO — This wasn’t the way Craig Anderson would have scripted his homecoming in a milestone game. That’s okay, some day down the road he’ll be able to laugh about it. Sitting in the hall behind the bench at the United Center Monday night when he got the call to head into the net to […]
14 hours ago

Duchene focused on hockey, not the deadline

CHICAGO — Matt Duchene didn’t have any plans for his day off in the Windy City. He planned to spend some time with his Ottawa Senators’ teammates in what is likely his final hours with the club with the NHL trade deadline Monday at 3 p.m. EST looming large. “I haven’t thought about it much […]
Feb 18, 2019

SENS GAME REPORT: Goals galore as Blackhawks top Senators

CHICAGO — The Madhouse on Madison was all that, and more, for the Ottawa Senators on Monday night. A beer league game broke out and it was pure madness. It was a tough night for the goalies as the Senators dropped an incredible 8-7 decision to the Chicago Blackhawks at the United Center in a […]
Feb 18, 2019

A decision from Mark Stone will determine the Senators’ next move

CHICAGO —The clock is ticking on Mark Stone and the Ottawa Senators. It’s less than a week to the NHL trade deadline Monday at 3 p.m. EST and the Senators are hopeful they’ll find out in the next 48 hours whether the alternate captain wants to be part of the solution or moved to a […]
Feb 18, 2019

Craig Anderson’s milestone game will have to wait

CHICAGO — Craig Anderson will have to play the waiting game. The Ottawa Senators’ top goaltender wanted to suit up for his 600th career game Monday night against the Chicago Blackhawks at the United Center, but an eye injury he suffered last week after taking a tennis ball in the eye in the gym hasn’t […]
Feb 17, 2019

No shortage of trade talk surrounding Matt Duchene in the Windy City

CHICAGO — Matt Duchene’s days with the Ottawa Senators appear to be numbered. No place like the Windy City to get the winds of change of blowing. As the Ottawa Senators touched down here Sunday to prepare to face the Chicago Blackhawks Monday night at the United Center, there was plenty of speculation surrounding the […]
Feb 17, 2019

GAMEDAY: Ottawa Senators at Chicago Blackhawks

Ottawa (22-31-5) at Chicago (24-26-9) Monday, 8:30 p.m., United Center TSN5, TSN 1200, Unique 94.5 FM SPECIAL TEAMS OTT: PP 21.7% (10th); PK 77.4% (26th) CHI: PP 21.3% (13th); PK 73.6% (31st)   THE BIG MATCHUP Ryan Dzingel vs. Patrick Kane This could be Dzingel’s final game in Ottawa uniform and he might play it […]
Feb 16, 2019

GARRIOCH GAME REPORT: As rumours fly, Stone, Dzingel, Duchene lead way in Winnipeg

Senators 4, Jets 3 (OT) WINNIPEG — Mark Stone didn’t disappoint in his return to his hometown. Fans of the Winnipeg Jets hope it was a glimpse of what the future could hold. With the trade speculation at a feverish pitch with the deadline set for Feb. 25, Ryan Dzingel scored the winner in overtime […]
Feb 15, 2019

Ryan Dzingel noticeable by his absence Friday, but it was minor injury, not a trade

WINNIPEG — Little things mean a lot at this time of the year. As the clock ticks toward the NHL trade deadline, there was plenty of talk among the assembled media when winger Ryan Dzingel wasn’t on the ice Friday afternoon for the Ottawa Senators’ skate at Bell MTS Place. One of the club’s big […]
Feb 15, 2019

Snapshots: The Senators will be without Mark Borowiecki for at least a week

WINNIPEG — The Senators will have to go out without veteran defenceman Mark Borowiecki for this entire four-game trip. He stayed in Ottawa after blocking a shot Tuesday night against the Carolina Hurricanes and tests revealed he has a deep bone bruise. The hope was he would be able to join the team on the […]
Feb 15, 2019

GARRIOCH: The trade talk won’t stop as the Senators prepare for Winnipeg

WINNIPEG — As if there wasn’t enough talk about the Ottawa Senators making a deal with the Winnipeg Jets, the discussions hit another level Friday. As the Ottawa Senators prepare to face the Jets on Saturday night at the Bell MTS Centre, there is no shortage of speculation surrounding the futures of alternate captains Mark Stone and […]
Feb 14, 2019

WARREN GAME REPORT: Red Wings hold off Senators as road trip begins with yet another defeat

Red Wings 3, Senators 2 DETROIT — The long climb out of the NHL basement continues to be an exercise in frustration for the Ottawa Senators. With trade talk continuing to circulate around the Senators’ biggest names in advance of the Feb. 25 trade deadline, the team was presented Thursday with a golden opportunity to […]
Feb 13, 2019

Belleville to host rookie tournament featuring Senators, Jets and Canadiens

The Winnipeg Jets will join the Ottawa Senators and Montreal Canadiens at the 2019 rookie showcase in Belleville on Sept. 6-9. The tournament, which has in the past also included the Toronto Maple Leafs and Pittsburgh Penguins, has previously been played in London, Toronto and Laval. During last year’s event in Laval, Senators standouts included […]
Feb 13, 2019

Game Day: Ottawa Senators at Detroit Red Wings

Ottawa (21-30-5) at Detroit (22-28-7) Thursday, 7:30 p.m., Little Caesars Arena. TV: TSN5. Radio: TSN 1200 AM, Unique 94.5 FM SPECIAL TEAMS OTT: PP 20.5% (15th); PK 76.8% (26th) DET: PP 16.7% (24th); PK 77.8% (24th) THE BIG MATCHUP Bobby Ryan vs. Gustav Nyquist Ryan isn’t hearing his name in trade rumours before the 2019 […]