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Johnny Oduya Signs One-Year, $1M Deals with Senators

Jul 25, 2017 2:04 AM

Defenseman Johnny Oduya has signed a one-year, $1 million contract with the Senators that includes bonus provisions that could add up to another $1.25 million.

He can achieve bonuses for games played, time on the ice and various playoff incentives.

Oduya, 35, had two goals and nine points in 52 games last season between the Stars and Blackhawks.

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Senators, Jean-Gabriel Pageau Agree To Three-Year, $9.3M Deal

Jul 17, 2017 7:13 PM

The Senators avoided arbitration with restricted free-agent forward Jean-Gabriel Pageau on Monday by agreeing to terms on a $9.3 million, three-year contract.

The 24-year-old center will earn $2.6 million next season, $3.3 million in 2018-19 and $3.4 million in 2019-20.

Pageau had eight playoff goals last spring, and had 12 goals and 21 assists in 82 regular-season games.

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Senators Ask Dion Phaneuf To Waive No-Movement Clause

Jun 13, 2017 1:19 AM

Maneuvering ahead of the June 21 expansion draft, the Ottawa Senators have asked defenseman Dion Phaneuf to waive his no-movement clause, according to TSN.

The Senators will no doubt protect franchise defenseman Erik Karlsson,

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Derick Brassard Undergoes Shoulder Surgery

Jun 7, 2017 2:21 AM

Senators center Derick Brassard has undergone surgery for a torn labrum in his right shoulder.

Senators GM Pierre Dorion said in a statement that the surgery, performed Tuesday in Cleveland, went as planned, and Brassard will begin a rehabilitation program immediately.

Dorion said that the expected recovery period is four to five months and he is hopeful Brassard will be ready for the start of the regular season.

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Senators Win To Force Game 7

May 24, 2017 2:23 AM

Just when the Ottawa Senators look as if they're done, they find a way to keep going. 

Facing elimination, they did it once again in beating the Pittsburgh Penguins 2-1 to force a Game 7 in the Eastern Conference finals, this time wiping out an early deficit to push the Penguins to their second elimination game of the postseason.

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Predators Advance To Their First Stanley Cup Final

May 23, 2017 2:26 AM

Pekka Rinne stopped 38 of Anaheim's 41 shots Monday night in a 6-3 victory that sent the Predators to their first Stanley Cup Finals, which begins next Monday in Pittsburgh or Ottawa.

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Penguins In Dominant Game 5 Win

May 21, 2017 7:19 PM

The reigning NHL champion Penguins are now one win away from advancing to their second consecutive Stanley Cup finals. With the way they beat the Senators so convincingly 7-0 in Game 5 on Sunday, new evidence was provided that this banged-up group might have more than enough left in the reserves to pull off a repeat.

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Penguins To Start Matt Murray In Goal

May 19, 2017 1:14 PM

The Penguins will start Matt Murray in goal for Game 4 against the Senators on Friday, coach Mike Sullivan announced.

Marc-Andre Fleury had started every playoff game for the Penguins after Murray was injured in warmups prior to Game 1 of the first round against the Blue Jackets. For most of the Penguins' run, he's been one of their best players, compiling a .924 save percentage in 15 games.

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Pens Will Decide Starting Goalie On Friday

May 19, 2017 12:49 AM

After practice on Thursday, goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury said he didn't know yet if he was starting Friday's game. Penguins coach Mike Sullivan said he would stick to his usual routine of announcing the starting goalie on the morning of game day, leaving the mystery open for another day.

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Chiarelli, Dorion, Poile Finalists For Top GM

May 17, 2017 1:17 AM

Peter Chiarelli of the Edmonton Oilers, Pierre Dorion of the Ottawa Senators and David Poile of the Nashville Predators are the finalists for the NHL general manager of the year award.

The NHL announced the finalists Tuesday night.

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Sens Owner Blasts Sidney Crosby
Eugene Melnyk feels Sidney Crosby should be suspended for a long time for injuring Marc Methot.

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Canadiens, Senators To Celebrate NHL's Centennial With Outdoor Game
The Canadiens beat the Senators 7-4 on December 19, 1917, when the NHL began play.

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NHL Names Pavelski, Bernier, Karlsson 'Three Stars'
Joe Pavelski recorded six points in four games to power the Pacific Division-leading Sharks to three victories.

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Senators Send Prospect To Canucks For Alex Burrows
The Canucks receive Jonathan Dahlen in the trade with the Senators.

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Martin Havlat Retires After 14 NHL Seasons
Martin Havlat put up 594 points in 790 NHL games over 14 seasons.

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NHL Eyeing Games In Sweden, China
The NHL and NHLPA are close to finalizing two international events next season.

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Sharks Trade Wingels To Sens For Two Prospects, Draft Pick
Trading Tommy Wingels helps clear up some cap space for the Sharks if they want to make another deal before the deadline.

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David Legwand Retires After 16-Year NHL Career
David Legwand is Nashville's career leader in goals with 210.

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Jack Eichel Could Play For Sabres On Tuesday
Sabres center Jack Eichel could possibly make his season debut against the Senators on Tuesday.

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Rangers Claim Matt Puempel Off Waivers From Senators
Matt Puempel has skated in 52 career NHL games over parts of three seasons, all with the Senators.

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Pens Trade Mike Condon To Senators For Draft Pick
Penguins goalie Matt Murray is returning to the ice after missing the start of the season.

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Leafs' Auston Matthews Scores Four Goals In NHL Debut
The Senators defeated the Maple Leafs in the NHL season opener 5-4 in overtime.

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Sens To Retire Daniel Alfredsson's No. 11
Daniel Alfredsson will become just the second player in Senators' club history to receive the honor.

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Sens, Mike Hoffman Agree To Four-Year Deal
The Senators and Mike Hoffman avoided arbitration and have agreed to a four-year contract, worth nearly $21M.

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Rangers Acquire Mika Zibanejad From Senators For Derick Brassard
The Rangers also receive the Senators second round pick in the 2018 draft, while sending the Sens a seventh round pick in 2018.

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Senators Name Guy Boucher Head Coach
Guy Boucher becomes the 12th head coach in Senators franchise history.

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Wild Hire Bruce Boudreau As Head Coach
Bruce Boudreau was fired as head coach of the Ducks on April 29.

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Senators To Interview Bruce Boudreau
The Ducks fired Bruce Boudreau as head coach last week.

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Senators Fire Coach Dave Cameron
Dave Cameron had a 70-50-17 record with the Senators.

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Senators Name Pierre Dorion New GM
Bryan Murray will remain with the Senators in an advisory role.

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