27-9-2019 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Drew Doughty is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. Mike Hoffman is looking red hot with a 6 game point streak.

Who's cold

Tuukka Rask has been chilly and allowed 4 goals in 1 games. Mark Stone is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Martin Hanzal has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Eero Kilpeläinen hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



26-9-2019 Nick Paul frustrated
Ottawa Senators left wing Nick Paul feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Nick Paul was originally drafted to the NHL by the Dallas Stars in the 4th round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 32 NHL games during his career, notching 2 goals and adding 5 assists along with 6 penalty minutes. The 24 year old left wing has played 8 games with the Ottawa Senators this season, totalling 0+2=2 with 0 PIM.


25-9-2019 Martin Hanzal resumes full training.
Ottawa Senators center Martin Hanzal has resumed full training after his arm injury.

24-9-2019 Tuukka Rask frustrated
Ottawa Senators goaltender Tuukka Rask feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Finland, Tuukka Rask was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 1st round of the 2005 entry draft. He has appeared in 397 NHL games during his career, booking 32 career shutouts and allowing 913 goals. The 32 year old goaltender has played 7 games with the Ottawa Senators this season, allowing 28 goals on 161 while booking 0 shutouts.


24-9-2019 Team captain meets with Tyler Toffoli
Team captain Claude Giroux called a short meeting with Tyler Toffoli after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I guess they needed someone to take the blame..., said Tyler Toffoli as he left the ice, ...but I'll take it like a man

23-9-2019 Chris Driedger returns
Chris Driedger has served his suspension and is available for the next game.

22-9-2019 Patrice Bergeron frustrated
Ottawa Senators center Patrice Bergeron feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Patrice Bergeron was originally drafted to the NHL by the Boston Bruins in the 2nd round of the 2003 entry draft. He has appeared in 959 NHL games during his career, notching 286 goals and adding 443 assists along with 332 penalty minutes. The 34 year old center has played 6 games with the Ottawa Senators this season, totalling 1+4=5 with 0 PIM.


20-9-2019 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Tyler Toffoli is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Kyle Turris is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 2 game goalstreak. Mike Hoffman is looking good with a 4 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak.

Who's cold

Patrice Bergeron has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Tuukka Rask has been chilly and allowed 12 goals in 3 games. Mark Stone has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Claude Giroux has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Eero Kilpeläinen hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games.

Trainer's room

Martin Hanzal remains sidelined with arm injury.



20-9-2019 Martin Hanzal resumes light training.
Ottawa Senators center Martin Hanzal has resumed light training after his arm injury and is listed day to day.

20-9-2019 Martin Hanzal injured.
Martin Hanzal (OTT) suffered arm injury during the game in an incident with Evander Kane (BUF). He is expected to be sidelined for about a week. Of course, spending a week or so nursing your injury can take you off your game, was his answer to a reporter question after the game.

13-9-2019 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Tuukka Rask has been chilly and allowed 8 goals in 2 games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



12-9-2019 Tuukka Rask frustrated
Ottawa Senators goaltender Tuukka Rask feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Finland, Tuukka Rask was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 1st round of the 2005 entry draft. He has appeared in 393 NHL games during his career, booking 32 career shutouts and allowing 897 goals. The 32 year old goaltender has played 3 games with the Ottawa Senators this season, allowing 12 goals on 73 while booking 0 shutouts.


11-9-2019 Mike Condon frustrated
Ottawa Senators goaltender Mike Condon feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Mike Condon, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 55 NHL games during his career, booking 1 career shutouts and allowing 141 goals. The 29 year old goaltender has not yet played for the Ottawa Senators this season.


10-9-2019 Craig Anderson frustrated
Ottawa Senators goaltender Craig Anderson feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Craig Anderson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Chicago Blackhawks in the 3rd round of the 2001 entry draft. He has appeared in 466 NHL games during his career, booking 33 career shutouts and allowing 1202 goals. The 38 year old goaltender has not yet played for the Ottawa Senators this season.


9-9-2019 Cody Donaghey frustrated
Ottawa Senators defenseman Cody Donaghey feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Cody Donaghey, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Ottawa Senators this season.


8-9-2019 Jean-Gabriel Pageau frustrated
Ottawa Senators right wing Jean-Gabriel Pageau feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Canada, Jean-Gabriel Pageau was originally drafted to the NHL by the Ottawa Senators in the 4th round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 335 NHL games during his career, notching 54 goals and adding 67 assists along with 49 penalty minutes. The 26 year old right wing has played 2 games with the Ottawa Senators this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 0 PIM.


8-9-2019 Chris Wideman frustrated
Ottawa Senators defenseman Chris Wideman feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Chris Wideman was originally drafted to the NHL by the Ottawa Senators in the 4th round of the 2009 entry draft. He has appeared in 64 NHL games during his career, notching 6 goals and adding 7 assists along with 34 penalty minutes. The 29 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Ottawa Senators this season.


8-9-2019 Macoy Erkamps frustrated
Ottawa Senators defenseman Macoy Erkamps feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Macoy Erkamps, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Ottawa Senators this season.


6-9-2019 Tuukka Rask frustrated
Ottawa Senators goaltender Tuukka Rask feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Finland, Tuukka Rask was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 1st round of the 2005 entry draft. He has appeared in 391 NHL games during his career, booking 32 career shutouts and allowing 889 goals. The 32 year old goaltender has played 1 games with the Ottawa Senators this season, allowing 4 goals on 28 while booking 0 shutouts.


6-9-2019 Weekly team report
Who's hot

TJ Brodie is looking good with 2 points in 1 games last week. Niklas Kronwall is looking good with 2 points in 1 games last week. Oliver Ekman-Larsson is looking good with 2 points in 1 games last week.

Who's cold

Tuukka Rask has been chilly and allowed 4 goals in 1 games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



1-9-2019 Cody Donaghey frustrated
Ottawa Senators defenseman Cody Donaghey feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Cody Donaghey, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old defenseman is expecting a good season for the team.


29-6-2019 Tyler Randell frustrated
Ottawa Senators right wing Tyler Randell feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Tyler Randell was originally drafted to the NHL by the Boston Bruins in the 6th round of the 2009 entry draft. He has appeared in 27 NHL games during his career, notching 6 goals and adding 0 assists along with 47 penalty minutes. The 28 year old right wing is looking forward for the start of the season.


29-6-2019 Kyle Turris frustrated
Ottawa Senators right wing Kyle Turris feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a core player.

A native of Canada, Kyle Turris was originally drafted to the NHL by the Arizona Coyotes in the 1st round of the 2007 entry draft. He has appeared in 619 NHL games during his career, notching 163 goals and adding 219 assists along with 213 penalty minutes. The 29 year old right wing is waiting for a good start this season.


30-6-2019 Scott Hartnell retires
Scott Hartnell has retired from professional hockey.

30-6-2019 Chris Kelly retires
Chris Kelly has retired from professional hockey.

30-6-2019 Training camp preview
Ottawa Senators will arrange the annual training camp starting on September 14th. Players reporting to the training camp with either Ottawa Senators and Belleville Senators:
- Ryan Garbutt R
- Patrice Bergeron C
- Tuukka Rask G
- Tyler Randell R
- TJ Brodie D
- Dan Hamhuis D
- Ales Hemsky L
- Steve Ott C
- Niklas Kronwall D
- Drew Doughty D
- Tyler Toffoli L
- Marc Hagel R
- Mike Condon G
- Derick Brassard C
- Craig Anderson G
- Kyle Turris R
- Tom Pyatt C
- Mike Hoffman L
- Mark Stone R
- Jean-Gabriel Pageau R
- Mike Blunden R
- Chris Wideman D
- Andrew Hammond G
- Philip Varone C
- Nick Paul C
- Max McCormick L
- Fredrik Claesson D
- Casey Bailey R
- Ben Harpur D
- Chris Driedger G
- Patrick Sieloff D
- Cody Donaghey D
- Macoy Erkamps D
- Vincent Dunn C
- Ryan Rupert C
- Mikael Wikstrand D
- Claude Giroux C
- Luke Schenn D
- Martin Hanzal C
- Oliver Ekman-Larsson D
- Max Reinhart C
- Markus Nenonen L
- Ben Sexton C
- Miks Indrasis R
- Tyler Shattock R
- Antti Tyrvainen L
- Dmitri Kagarlitsky L
- Egor Averin L
- Eero Kilpeläinen G

Players reporting out of shape:
- Marc Hagel R
- Nick Paul C
- Max McCormick L
- Chris Driedger G
- Cody Donaghey D
- Mikael Wikstrand D
- Luke Schenn D
- Martin Hanzal C
- Oliver Ekman-Larsson D
- Max Reinhart C
- Markus Nenonen L
- Tyler Shattock R
- Egor Averin L
- Eero Kilpeläinen G

Players reporting in good shape:
- Drew Doughty D
- Mike Condon G
- Derick Brassard C
- Craig Anderson G
- Mark Stone R
- Jean-Gabriel Pageau R
- Fredrik Claesson D
- Ryan Rupert C
- Antti Tyrvainen L


30-6-2019 Phil Myre leaves team
Phil Myres contract has expired and he has left the team.

30-6-2019 Rob Spring leaves team
Rob Springs contract has expired and he has left the team.

30-6-2019 Bruce Cassidy leaves team
Bruce Cassidys contract has expired and he has left the team.

30-6-2019 Danton Cole leaves team
Danton Coles contract has expired and he has left the team.

28-6-2019 Tuukka Rask frustrated
Ottawa Senators goaltender Tuukka Rask feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Finland, Tuukka Rask was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 1st round of the 2005 entry draft. He has appeared in 390 NHL games during his career, booking 32 career shutouts and allowing 885 goals. The 32 year old goaltender is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


28-6-2019 Andrew Hammond frustrated
Ottawa Senators goaltender Andrew Hammond feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Andrew Hammond, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 49 NHL games during his career, booking 4 career shutouts and allowing 103 goals. The 31 year old goaltender is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


26-6-2019 Fredrik Claesson frustrated
Ottawa Senators defenseman Fredrik Claesson feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Fredrik Claesson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Ottawa Senators in the 5th round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 16 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 2 assists along with 2 penalty minutes. The 26 year old defenseman is getting ready for the upcoming season.


25-6-2019 Chris Driedger agrees on a contract.
Chris Driedger has signed a $5 000 000 per year, 3 year deal with the Ottawa Senators. Detailed terms of the deal were not announced.

A native of Canada, Chris Driedger was originally drafted to the NHL by the Ottawa Senators in the 3rd round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 78 NHL games during his career, booking 5 career shutouts and allowing 190 goals. The 25 year old goaltender is waiting for a good start this season.


23-6-2019 Chris Wideman frustrated
Ottawa Senators defenseman Chris Wideman feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Chris Wideman was originally drafted to the NHL by the Ottawa Senators in the 4th round of the 2009 entry draft. He has appeared in 64 NHL games during his career, notching 6 goals and adding 7 assists along with 34 penalty minutes. The 29 year old defenseman is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


24-6-2019 Options to be confirmed tomorrow
The following players' contract options need to be confirmed tomorrow:


22-6-2019 Macoy Erkamps frustrated
Ottawa Senators defenseman Macoy Erkamps feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Macoy Erkamps, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old defenseman is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


23-6-2019 Contracts expiring !
The following players' contracts are going to expire in one week:
-Ryan Garbutt (Ottawa Senators) UFA
-Tyler Randell (Belleville Senators) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Scott Hartnell (Ottawa Senators) UFA
-Ales Hemsky (Ottawa Senators) UFA
-Steve Ott (Belleville Senators) UFA
-Marc Hagel (Belleville Senators) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Chris Kelly (Belleville Senators) UFA
-Tom Pyatt (Belleville Senators) UFA
-Philip Varone (Belleville Senators) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Fredrik Claesson (Belleville Senators) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Casey Bailey (Belleville Senators) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Chris Driedger (Ottawa Senators) RFA
-Patrick Sieloff (Belleville Senators) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Ryan Rupert (Belleville Senators) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Mikael Wikstrand (Belleville Senators) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Max Reinhart (Belleville Senators) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Markus Nenonen (Belleville Senators) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Miks Indrasis (Belleville Senators) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Tyler Shattock (Belleville Senators) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Antti Tyrvainen (Belleville Senators) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Dmitri Kagarlitsky (Belleville Senators) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Egor Averin (Belleville Senators) RFA, needs qualifying offer


23-6-2019 Contracts expiring !
The following staff members' contracts are going to expire in one week:
-Phil Myre(pro)
-Rob Spring(pro)
-Bruce Cassidy(farm)
-Danton Cole(farm)


20-6-2019 Tyler Randell frustrated
Ottawa Senators right wing Tyler Randell feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Tyler Randell was originally drafted to the NHL by the Boston Bruins in the 6th round of the 2009 entry draft. He has appeared in 27 NHL games during his career, notching 6 goals and adding 0 assists along with 47 penalty minutes. The 28 year old right wing has not yet played for the Ottawa Senators this season. He has played 82 games with the Belleville Senators this season, totalling 26+9=35 with 48 PIM.


20-6-2019 Board collects bonuses
The board of owners has collected $10 400 000 profit from the team to shareholders.

20-6-2019 Arturo Israel retires
Ottawa Senators staff member Arturo Israel has announced his retirement due to health reasons.

20-6-2019 Jean-Gabriel Pageau agrees on a contract.
Jean-Gabriel Pageau has signed a $2 400 000 per year, 4 year deal with the Ottawa Senators. Detailed terms of the deal were not announced.

A native of Canada, Jean-Gabriel Pageau was originally drafted to the NHL by the Ottawa Senators in the 4th round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 333 NHL games during his career, notching 54 goals and adding 66 assists along with 49 penalty minutes. The 26 year old right wing is looking forward for the start of the season.


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