/ Mar 23, 2016

Capitals beat Senators, clinch top Eastern seed

Alex Ovechkin and the Washington Capitals know they still have room to improve going into the playoffs. Ovechkin scored his 43rd goal and the Capitals clinched the Metropolitan Division and the top seed in the Eastern Conference with a 4-2 victory over the Ottawa Senators ...

Ovechkin scores 500th career goal

/ Jan 11, 2016

Ovechkin scores 500th career goal

Alex Ovechkin scored his 500th and 501st goals to become the 43rd NHL player to reach the milestone and the Washington Capitals beat the Ottawa Senators 7-1 on Sunday night. Ovechkin reached the mark in vintage fashion, scoring from just beyond the left hash marks ...

Senators end Stars' winning streak

/ Nov 25, 2015

Senators end Stars' winning streak

Craig Anderson didn't need a third straight shutout, though he did need some big third-period saves. Anderson made 33 saves to help the Ottawa Senators end the Dallas Stars' five-game winning streak with a 7-4 victory on Tuesday night. He has stopped 94 of 98 shots ...

Senators overwhelm Blue Jackets

/ Oct 15, 2015

Senators overwhelm Blue Jackets

Ottawa simplified its offensive approach and the flood gates opened. It helped that Columbus couldn't stop giving the puck away. Bobby Ryan and Mika Zibanejad each had a goal and two assists, and Erik Karlsson added a career-high four assists as the Senators scored five ...

Canadiens beat Senators

/ Oct 12, 2015

Canadiens beat Senators

Mike Condon got all the help he needed in his NHL debut for the Montreal Canadiens. Condon made 20 saves, and Tomas Plekanec scored twice in the first period in the Canadiens' 3-1 victory over the Ottawa Senators on Sunday night. The 25-year-old Condon allowed only ...

/ Jun 19, 2015

Senators coach Cameron gets two-year contract extension

The Ottawa Senators have signed head coach Dave Cameron to a two-year contract extension Thursday. Cameron is under contract to the NHL club through the 2016-17 season. Cameron, 56, was promoted to head coach last December after Paul MacLean was fired. The Senators were 32-15-8 under ...

'Hamburglar' guides Senators into playoffs

/ Apr 12, 2015

'Hamburglar' guides Senators into playoffs

Ottawa used its super-sized record down the stretch and a "Hamburglar" to order up a playoff berth. Needing just one point for the playoffs in the season finale, the Senators wrapped up their sizzling second-half rally with a 3-1 win over the Philadelphia Flyers on ...

Sens stretch unbeaten streak to six

/ Mar 22, 2015

Sens stretch unbeaten streak to six

A victory over the struggling Toronto Maple Leafs might not seem that impressive these days, but for the Ottawa Senators it was satisfying. Kyle Turris had the winning goal and the Senators extended their unbeaten streak to six games, beating the Leafs 5-3 on Saturday ...

Canucks blast lowly Coyotes

/ Dec 23, 2014

Canucks blast lowly Coyotes

Alex Burrows scored twice and Ryan Miller made 38 saves as the Vancouver Canucks hammered the Arizona Coyotes 7-1 on Monday night. Daniel Sedin, Kevin Bieksa, Brad Richardson, Chris Higgins and Shawn Matthias also scored for Vancouver (20-11-2), which won its second straight. Miller improved ...

Eriksson lifts Bruins past Wild in OT

/ Dec 18, 2014

Eriksson lifts Bruins past Wild in OT

The Boston Bruins needed a win like this. Well, any win, really. Loui Eriksson's goal 1:30 into overtime gave Boston a 3-2 win over Minnesota on Wednesday night, only the second victory for the Bruins in eight games and the fourth loss for the Wild ...

Senators beat Bruins in SO

/ Dec 14, 2014

Senators beat Bruins in SO

Dave Cameron had to wait a few extra minutes to earn his first victory as an NHL coach. The Ottawa Senators wound up with the win Saturday when Bobby Ryan and Mikka Zibanjad scored in a shootout to beat the Boston Bruins 3-2. Cameron took over ...

MacLean out with Senators

/ Dec 9, 2014

MacLean out with Senators

Paul MacLean was fired as coach of the Ottawa Senators on Monday, less than 18 months since he was the NHL's coach of the year. The coaching dismissal was the first in the NHL this season and comes with the team off to an 11-11-5 ...