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2018 NHL MOCK DRAFT: Brady Tkachuk is exactly the type of player to compliment the Senator’s centers

2018 NHL MOCK DRAFT: Brady Tkachuk is exactly the type of player to compliment the Senator’s centers

The Senators have gotten awfully goofy as a franchise. Flirting with trading their number one guy in Erik Karlsson all season with the organization and Karlsson seemingly having a falling out. The Cinderella story just 2 seasons ago when they surprised everyone with a trip to the Eastern Conference Final, Ottawa completely missed the playoffs in 2017-18. A player that seems NHL ready, or damn close to it in this draft can help elevate the roster quickly and cheaply. With the 4th overall pick in the Hockey Wilderness Mock Draft, the Ottawa Senators select Brady Tkachuk of Boston...
Silver Seven May 25, 2018
What the Sens can learn from the Cup finalists

What the Sens can learn from the Cup finalists

There are lessons to be learned from these teams For the 11th time in a row, the Ottawa Senators will not being playing in the Stanley Cup Finals. It might sting a little more this year, with the Sens coming within a double-OT goal last year of making it, and with people reliving some of the most memorable goals on Twitter recently: Mike Hoffman scored one of the loudest goals I’ve ever heard and I was just thinking about it so I’m adding it. Game 6 must win to for a game 7 and he just lets one rip top of circle. Perfect placement snipe pic.twitter.com/smptOBbfnA— sad delfino man...
Silver Seven May 24, 2018
Senators Part Ways with Scouts Justin Murray, Jimmy Blixt

Senators Part Ways with Scouts Justin Murray, Jimmy Blixt

The organization has yet to replace the two amateur scouts. Yesterday it was revealed that the Ottawa Senators had diminished their scouting staff by two members, and a website update today affirmed that those two members are Justin Murray and Jimmy Blixt. The duo were both part of the Sens’ amateur scouting team, with the regiment now being reduced to nine total members. Murray has worked for the Sens for five seasons, being hired back in 2013, likely due to being the great-nephew of then-GM Bryan Murray, as well as the son of then-AGM Tim Murray. He was assigned to cover the Ottawa...
The Hockey Writers May 24, 2018

Senators’ Late Round Draft Success

There’s no question the 2018 NHL Draft could be integral to the Ottawa Senators’ rebuild. Not only do they have the fourth overall pick, but also the 22nd overall pick, acquired as part of the Derrick Brassard trade to the Pittsburgh Penguins in February. With the fourth pick, the Senators are going to get a […] The post Senators’ Late Round Draft Success appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
Silver Seven May 22, 2018
Patrick Sieloff Signs Two-Year Extension

Patrick Sieloff Signs Two-Year Extension

The 24-year-old was named Belleville’s top defenceman. The Ottawa Senators have kicked off their off-season today, signing pending RFA Patrick Sieloff to a two-year, two-way contract extension. Sieloff, a 24-year-old defenceman, has been playing for the Sens’ AHL affiliate for the last two seasons since being acquired in 2016 from the Calgary Flames in exchange for Alex Chiasson. Known for his gritty play, Sieloff has become somewhat of a household name amongst Sens fans for his infamous hit on Clarke MacArthur during the 2016 training camp, setting MacArthur back almost an entire...