Ottawa Senators Wiretap

Rangers Send Vladislav Namestnikov To Sens For Nick Ebert, Draft Pick

Oct 8, 2019 1:27 AM

The New York Rangers traded forward Vladislav Namestnikov to the Ottawa Senators on Monday night in exchange for defenseman Nick Ebert and a fourth-round pick in the 2021 NHL draft.

Tags: New York Rangers, Ottawa Senators, Official Trade

Maple Leafs Name John Tavares Captain

Oct 3, 2019 2:19 AM

John Tavares has been named captain of the Toronto Maple Leafs.

Toronto unveiled Tavares' new "C" as part of the pregame introduction for the team's season opener Wednesday against the Ottawa Senators. Forwards Auston Matthews, Mitch Marner and defenseman Morgan Rielly were named alternate captains.

Matthews scored twice in Toronto's four-goal second period, and the Leafs won 5-3.

Tags: Toronto Maple Leafs, Ottawa Senators, Game Recap, Personal Award

Thomas Chabot, Senators Agree To Eight-Year, $64M Extension

Sep 22, 2019 11:37 AM

Thomas Chabot has agreed to an eight-year, $64 million contract extension with the Ottawa Senators.

Chabot had one season remaining on his entry-level deal.

"At the end of the day, to be here for the next nine years and build something together with the group and get something going and be a real competitive team within the next couple years, this can only be exciting," Chabot said.

Chabot was the 18th pick in the 2015 NHL Draft.



Tags: Ottawa Senators, Free Agent Rumor, Misc Rumor, Signing

Senators Sign Colin White To Six-Year, $28.5M Contract

Aug 22, 2019 12:18 AM

The Ottawa Senators have signed center Colin White to a six-year, $28.5 million contract, the team announced.

The 22-year-old White stepped into the top center position and had a solid season with 14 goals and 27 assists. 

White will be counted on to play a significant role next season as the team continues its rebuild.

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Senators Acquire Ryan Callahan, Draft Pick From Lightning

Jul 30, 2019 1:05 PM

The Ottawa Senators acquired forward Ryan Callahan in a trade with the Tampa Bay Lightning, the teams announced.

Goaltender Mike Condon is heading to Florida along with a 2020 sixth-round draft pick, while Ottawa also receives Tampa Bay's fifth-round pick for next year.

Tags: Ottawa Senators, Tampa Bay Lightning, Misc Rumor, Official Trade

Blackhawks Hire Marc Crawford As Assistant Coach

Jun 5, 2019 1:11 AM

The Chicago Blackhawks have hired Marc Crawford as an assistant coach on Jeremy Colliton's staff.

The 58-year-old Crawford was the interim head coach for Ottawa at the end of last season. He also has served as the head coach for Colorado, Vancouver, Los Angeles and Dallas, leading the Avalanche to the Stanley Cup title in 1996.

Tags: Chicago Blackhawks, Ottawa Senators, Misc Rumor, Signing

Senators Name D.J. Smith New Coach

May 23, 2019 6:48 PM

The Ottawa Senators named D.J. Smith the team's new coach on Thursday. Smith, who is the 14th coach in the franchise's history, has been an assistant coach with the Toronto Maple Leafs the past four seasons.

Tags: Ottawa Senators, Toronto Maple Leafs, Misc Rumor, Signing

Senators Fire Coach Guy Boucher

Mar 1, 2019 6:32 PM

In a season that was lost months ago, the Ottawa Senators, the worst team in the NHL, have fired coach Guy Boucher, the team announced Friday.

Assistant coach Marc Crawford was named as the team's interim coach.

The Senators (22-37-5) dealt their three leading goal scorers at the trade deadline.

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Vegas Trades For Mark Stone From Senators

Feb 25, 2019 5:08 PM

The Vegas Golden Knights have acquired Mark Stone from the Ottawa Senators.

Vegas agreed to sign Stone to a contract extension with an annual average of $9.5 million. That number competes with some of the highest salaries in the league because Nevada has no state income tax.

Vegas traded defenseman Erik Brannstrom, 19, who was selected 15th overall in 2017 along with Oscar Lindberg and a second-round pick in 2019 that belonged to the Dallas Stars.

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Tags: Ottawa Senators, Vegas, Misc Rumor, Trade Rumor

Columbus Acquires Ryan Dzingel From Ottawa

Feb 24, 2019 9:38 AM

The Columbus Blue Jackets have acquired Ryan Dzingel from the Ottawa Senators.

Columbus will also acquire a 2019 seventh-round pick previously owned by the Calgary Flames in exchange for Columbus's second-round pick in 2020, a second-round pick in 2021 and forward Anthony Duclair.

Dzingel, in his fourth NHL season, has 22 goals and 22 assists in 57 games

Dzingel played collegiately at Ohio State.

Greg Wyshynski/ESPN

Tags: Columbus Blue Jackets, Ottawa Senators, Misc Rumor, Trade Rumor

Blue Jackets Acquire Matt Duchene From Ottawa
Matt Duchene is joining his third team in two seasons.


Jackets Trade For Matt Duchene
The Senators will receive conditional first-round picks in 2019 and 20120, and two prospects in return.

Leafs Trade Morgan Klimchuk To Sens For Gabriel Gagne
Gabriel Gagne has appeared in 33 games with the Belleville Senators of the AHL and has scored four goals.

Press Release

Senators Acquire Stefan Elliot, Tobias Lindberg From Penguins
The Senators have sent Macoy Erkamps and Ben Sexton to the Penguins.

Oilers Trade Pick To Senators For Chris Wideman
Chris Wideman had scored two goals in 19 games for the Senators this season.

Senators Players Apologize For Uber Conversation
Matt Duchene and some of his teammates criticized the club and assistant coach Marty Raymond on a viral online video.

NHL Suspends Mark Borowiecki One Game
Senators defenseman Mark Borowiecki has been suspended for one game for elbowing Bruins defenseman Urbo Vaakanainen on Tuesday night.

Sharks Acquire Erik Karlsson From Senators
Erik Karlsson was entering the final year of a seven-year, $45 million contract.


Senators Assistant GM Randy Lee Resigns
Randy Lee resigned Tuesday amid charges of harassment stemming from an incident in May.

Senators Sign Brady Tkachuk To Three-Year, Entry-Level Deal
Brady Tkachuk, 18, was selected by the Senators with the No. 4 pick in the 2018 NHL Draft.

Former NHL Goalie Ray Emery Drowns
Ray Emery drowned while swimming on Sunday in his hometown of Hamilton, Ontario.

NHL Denies Runors About Melnyk Selling Sens
The NHL insists Eugene Melnyk doesn't want to sell the Ottawa Senators.

Sharks Get Mike Hoffman, Trade Him, Pick Up Four Draft Picks
The Sharks relieved themselves of Mikkel Boedker's burdensome contract.

Pens Acquire Brassard From Senators In Three-Team Deal
The Penguins sent Ian Cole to the Senators, and Ryan Reeves to the Golden Knights.

Kings Acquire Dion Phaneuf From Senators
The Kings are sending Marian Goborik and Nick Shore to the Senators.

Tom Anselmi Out As Senators' President
GM Pierre Dorion receives a three-year extension from Senators.

Senators Owner Says Team 'Could Look Good Somewhere Else'
Cities like Seattle, Houston, and Quebec City are all seeking to land an NHL franchise.

Avs Send Matt Duchene To Ottawa In 3-Way Deal
Center Kyle Turris is going from the Senators to the Predators in the deal.

Erik Karlsson Will Make Season Debut Tuesday
Senators defenseman Erik Karlsson missed the team's first five games of the season to fix tendons in his left foot.

Senators, Craig Anderson Agree To Two-Year, $9.5M Deal
Goalie Craig Anderson was set to become an unrestricted free agent at the end of the 2017-18 season.