3-9-2017 Alexandre Burrows frustrated
Ottawa Senators right wing Alexandre Burrows 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 Canada, Alexandre Burrows, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 842 NHL games during his career, notching 199 goals and adding 196 assists along with 1075 penalty minutes. The 36 year old right wing is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


3-9-2017 Max Reinhart frustrated
Ottawa Senators center Max Reinhart 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, Max Reinhart was originally drafted to the NHL by the Calgary Flames in the 3rd round of the 2010 entry draft. He has appeared in 23 NHL games during his career, notching 1 goals and adding 4 assists along with 6 penalty minutes. The 25 year old center is getting ready for the upcoming season.


2-9-2017 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



1-9-2017 Erik Karlsson frustrated
Ottawa Senators defenseman Erik Karlsson 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 Sweden, Erik Karlsson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Ottawa Senators in the 1st round of the 2008 entry draft. He has appeared in 556 NHL games during his career, notching 117 goals and adding 339 assists along with 280 penalty minutes. The 27 year old defenseman is waiting for a good start this season.


30-8-2017 Gabriel Dumont interviewed in paper
Gabriel Dumont was interviewed in today's paper about the recent trade that sent him from Tampa Bay Lightning to Ottawa Senators. To the fans and us players it's a game, but we can't forget it's also a business. Sometimes in business they have to make the tough decisions, I can't hold it against them, he told reporters.

30-8-2017 Ottawa Senators trade
Ottawa Senators traded OTT's round 1 pick in 2018 to Tampa Bay Lightning for Gabriel Dumont and TB's round 1 pick in 2018

A native of Canada, Gabriel Dumont was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 5th round of the 2009 entry draft. He has appeared in 57 NHL games during his career, notching 3 goals and adding 4 assists along with 42 penalty minutes. The 26 year old center is getting ready for the upcoming season.


30-8-2017 Ottawa Senators trade
Ottawa Senators traded TB's round 1 pick in 2018 to Tampa Bay Lightning for OTT's round 1 pick in 2018

30-8-2017 Ottawa Senators trade
Ottawa Senators traded OTT's round 1 pick in 2018 to St. Louis Blues for Magnus Paajarvi and STL's round 1 pick in 2018

30-8-2017 Ottawa Senators trade
Ottawa Senators traded STL's round 1 pick in 2018 to St. Louis Blues for OTT's round 1 pick in 2018

30-8-2017 Ottawa Senators trade
Ottawa Senators traded Gabriel Dumont and OTT's round 1 pick in 2018 to Tampa Bay Lightning for TB's round 1 pick in 2018

A native of Canada, Gabriel Dumont was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 5th round of the 2009 entry draft. He has appeared in 57 NHL games during his career, notching 3 goals and adding 4 assists along with 42 penalty minutes. The 26 year old center is looking forward for the start of the season.


30-8-2017 Ottawa Senators trade
Ottawa Senators traded TB's round 1 pick in 2018 to Tampa Bay Lightning for OTT's round 1 pick in 2018

30-8-2017 Ottawa Senators trade
Ottawa Senators traded Johnny Oduya and OTT's round 1 pick in 2018 to Philadelphia Flyers for PHI's round 1 pick in 2018

A native of Sweden, Johnny Oduya was originally drafted to the NHL by the Washington Capitals in the 7th round of the 2001 entry draft. He has appeared in 798 NHL games during his career, notching 37 goals and adding 145 assists along with 340 penalty minutes. The 35 year old defenseman is getting ready for the upcoming season.


30-8-2017 Ottawa Senators trade
Ottawa Senators traded PHI's round 1 pick in 2018 to Philadelphia Flyers for OTT's round 1 pick in 2018

29-8-2017 Ottawa Senators trade
Ottawa Senators traded Kyle Turris, Andrew Hammond and Shane Bowers to Colorado Avalanche for Matt Duchene

A native of Canada, Matt Duchene was originally drafted to the NHL by the Colorado Avalanche in the 1st round of the 2009 entry draft. He has appeared in 572 NHL games during his career, notching 174 goals and adding 244 assists along with 140 penalty minutes. The 26 year old center is expecting a good season for the team.

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 533 NHL games during his career, notching 133 goals and adding 178 assists along with 248 penalty minutes. The 28 year old center is expecting a good season for the team.

A native of Canada, Andrew Hammond, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 55 NHL games during his career, booking 4 career shutouts and allowing 117 goals. The 29 year old goaltender is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


29-8-2017 Marian Gaborik interviewed in paper
Marian Gaborik was interviewed in today's paper about the recent trade that sent him from Los Angeles Kings to Ottawa Senators. I feel I was lied to, and I can't respect that. I thought I deserved better after all I've done for this team, he pointed out to the gathered press corps.

29-8-2017 Nick Shore interviewed in paper
Nick Shore was interviewed in today's paper about the recent trade that sent him from Los Angeles Kings to Ottawa Senators. The club just felt they needed a change of direction. It's the nature of this business and like it or not, it's time to move on, he replied with obvious sarcasm.

29-8-2017 Ottawa Senators trade
Ottawa Senators traded Dion Phaneuf and Nate Thompson to Los Angeles Kings for Marian Gaborik and Nick Shore

29-8-2017 Ville Pokka interviewed in paper
Ville Pokka was interviewed in today's paper about the recent trade that sent him from Chicago Blackhawks to Ottawa Senators. To the fans and us players it's a game, but we can't forget it's also a business. Sometimes in business they have to make the tough decisions, I can't hold it against them, was all he said before leaving the arena.

29-8-2017 Ottawa Senators trade
Ottawa Senators traded Chris DiDomenico to Chicago Blackhawks for Ville Pokka

29-8-2017 Ottawa Senators trade
Ottawa Senators traded Derick Brassard and Vincent Dunn to Pittsburgh Penguins for Ian Cole and Filip Gustavsson

29-8-2017 Ottawa Senators trade
Ottawa Senators traded Ian Cole to Columbus Blue Jackets for Nick Moutrey

29-8-2017 Ottawa Senators trade
Ottawa Senators traded Nick Shore and OTT's round 1 pick in 2018 to Calgary Flames for CGY's round 1 pick in 2018

29-8-2017 Ottawa Senators trade
Ottawa Senators traded CGY's round 1 pick in 2018 to Calgary Flames for OTT's round 1 pick in 2018

29-8-2017 Ville Pokka frustrated
Ottawa Senators defenseman Ville Pokka 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 Finland, Ville Pokka was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Islanders in the 2nd round of the 2012 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old defenseman is expecting a good season for the team.


29-8-2017 Mark Stone frustrated
Ottawa Senators right wing Mark Stone 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 Canada, Mark Stone was originally drafted to the NHL by the Ottawa Senators in the 6th round of the 2010 entry draft. He has appeared in 249 NHL games during his career, notching 75 goals and adding 112 assists along with 83 penalty minutes. The 25 year old right wing is looking forward for the start of the season.


29-6-2017 Mike Hoffman frustrated
Ottawa Senators left wing Mike Hoffman 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 Canada, Mike Hoffman was originally drafted to the NHL by the Ottawa Senators in the 5th round of the 2009 entry draft. He has appeared in 260 NHL games during his career, notching 85 goals and adding 89 assists along with 87 penalty minutes. The 27 year old left wing is getting ready for the upcoming season.


29-6-2017 Dion Phaneuf frustrated
Ottawa Senators defenseman Dion Phaneuf 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 Canada, Dion Phaneuf was originally drafted to the NHL by the Calgary Flames in the 1st round of the 2003 entry draft. He has appeared in 902 NHL games during his career, notching 130 goals and adding 332 assists along with 1243 penalty minutes. The 32 year old defenseman is looking forward for the start of the season.


29-6-2017 Chris Driedger frustrated
Ottawa Senators goaltender Chris Driedger 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, 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 3 NHL games during his career, booking 0 career shutouts and allowing 4 goals. The 23 year old goaltender is waiting for a good start this season.


30-6-2017 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 Grand Rapids Griffins:
- Erik Karlsson D
- Kyle Turris C
- Mike Hoffman L
- Mark Stone R
- Craig Anderson G
- Derick Brassard C
- Jean-Gabriel Pageau C
- Mike Condon G
- Bobby Ryan R
- Clarke MacArthur L
- Alexandre Burrows R
- Cody Ceci D
- Andrew Hammond G
- Danny Taylor G
- Dion Phaneuf D
- Johnny Oduya D
- Mark Borowiecki D
- Ryan Dzingel L
- Zack Smith C
- Nate Thompson C
- Chris DiDomenico C
- Tom Pyatt C
- Chris Wideman D
- Fredrik Claesson D
- Nick Paul C
- Chris Driedger G
- Colin White C
- Thomas Chabot D
- Max McCormick L
- Andreas Englund D
- Max Reinhart C
- Mike Blunden R
- Ben Harpur D
- Tyler Randell R
- Ben Sexton C
- Erik Burgdoerfer D
- Patrick Sieloff D
- Marcus Hogberg G
- Francis Perron L
- Max Lajoie D
- Logan Brown C
- Macoy Erkamps D
- Vincent Dunn C
- Cody Donaghey D
- Gabriel Gagne R
- Filip Chlapik C
- Christian Jaros D
- Drake Batherson C
- Alex Formenton L
- Parker Kelly C

Players reporting out of shape:
- Erik Karlsson D
- Mike Hoffman L
- Mark Stone R
- Jean-Gabriel Pageau C
- Alexandre Burrows R
- Cody Ceci D
- Nick Paul C
- Chris Driedger G
- Erik Burgdoerfer D
- Cody Donaghey D

Players reporting in good shape:
- Craig Anderson G
- Clarke MacArthur L
- Andrew Hammond G
- Mark Borowiecki D
- Zack Smith C
- Tyler Randell R
- Logan Brown C
- Gabriel Gagne R


28-6-2017 Jacques Martin praises Kevin Bahl
Ottawa Senators head coach Jacques Martin has praised young defenseman Kevin Bahl in his latest interviews. Altough he seems very fond of this highly skilled youngster, he didn't want to comment on his team's strategy concerning the upcoming draft.



26-6-2017 Ben Sexton frustrated
Ottawa Senators center Ben Sexton 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, Ben Sexton was originally drafted to the NHL by the Boston Bruins in the 7th round of the 2009 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 26 year old center is expecting a good season for the team.


25-6-2017 Max Lajoie returns
Ottawa Senators were delighted to hear that Max Lajoie has returned to the team.

25-6-2017 Logan Brown returns
Ottawa Senators were delighted to hear that Logan Brown has returned to the team.

25-6-2017 Drake Batherson returns
Ottawa Senators were delighted to hear that Drake Batherson has returned to the team.

25-6-2017 Alex Formenton returns
Ottawa Senators were delighted to hear that Alex Formenton has returned to the team.

25-6-2017 Parker Kelly returns
Ottawa Senators were delighted to hear that Parker Kelly has returned to the team.

23-6-2017 Danny Taylor frustrated
Ottawa Senators goaltender Danny Taylor 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 Canada, Danny Taylor was originally drafted to the NHL by the Los Angeles Kings in the 7th round of the 2004 entry draft. He has appeared in 3 NHL games during his career, booking 0 career shutouts and allowing 8 goals. The 31 year old goaltender is waiting for a good start this season.


24-6-2017 Options to be confirmed tomorrow
The following players' contract options need to be confirmed tomorrow:


22-6-2017 Erik Burgdoerfer frustrated
Ottawa Senators defenseman Erik Burgdoerfer 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, Erik Burgdoerfer, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 2 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 0 assists along with 0 penalty minutes. The 28 year old defenseman is waiting for a good start this season.


23-6-2017 Contracts expiring !
The following players' contracts are going to expire in one week:


23-6-2017 Contracts expiring !
The following staff members' contracts are going to expire in one week:


21-6-2017 Erik Karlsson uncertain about future
Erik Karlsson wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Kyle Turris uncertain about future
Kyle Turris wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Mike Hoffman uncertain about future
Mike Hoffman wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Mark Stone uncertain about future
Mark Stone wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Craig Anderson uncertain about future
Craig Anderson wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Derick Brassard uncertain about future
Derick Brassard wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Jean-Gabriel Pageau uncertain about future
Jean-Gabriel Pageau wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Mike Condon uncertain about future
Mike Condon wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Bobby Ryan uncertain about future
Bobby Ryan wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Clarke MacArthur uncertain about future
Clarke MacArthur wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Alexandre Burrows uncertain about future
Alexandre Burrows wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Cody Ceci uncertain about future
Cody Ceci wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Andrew Hammond uncertain about future
Andrew Hammond wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Danny Taylor uncertain about future
Danny Taylor wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Dion Phaneuf uncertain about future
Dion Phaneuf wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Johnny Oduya uncertain about future
Johnny Oduya wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Mark Borowiecki uncertain about future
Mark Borowiecki wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Ryan Dzingel uncertain about future
Ryan Dzingel wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Zack Smith uncertain about future
Zack Smith wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Nate Thompson uncertain about future
Nate Thompson wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Chris DiDomenico uncertain about future
Chris DiDomenico wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Tom Pyatt uncertain about future
Tom Pyatt wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Chris Wideman uncertain about future
Chris Wideman wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Fredrik Claesson uncertain about future
Fredrik Claesson wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Chris Driedger uncertain about future
Chris Driedger wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Max McCormick uncertain about future
Max McCormick wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Max Reinhart uncertain about future
Max Reinhart wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Mike Blunden uncertain about future
Mike Blunden wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Tyler Randell uncertain about future
Tyler Randell wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Ben Sexton uncertain about future
Ben Sexton wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Erik Burgdoerfer uncertain about future
Erik Burgdoerfer wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Patrick Sieloff uncertain about future
Patrick Sieloff wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2017 Jacques Martin praises Jacob Olofsson
Ottawa Senators head coach Jacques Martin has praised young center Jacob Olofsson in his latest interviews. Altough he seems very fond of this highly skilled youngster, he didn't want to comment on his team's strategy concerning the upcoming draft.



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