Archive for the ‘News/Canada/Ottawa’ Category

?Redblack Greg Ellingson charged with failing to give a breath sample

Saturday, December 1st, 2018

The Ottawa Redblacks say wide receiver Greg Ellingson was charged with failing to provide a breath sample Friday morning.

Brutal locker room hazing not ‘hockey tradition,’ Sens players say

Thursday, November 29th, 2018
Mark Borowiecki defenceman Ottawa Senators Nov 29 2018

Two Ottawa Senators say former NHLer Daniel Carcillo's disturbing allegations of locker room hazing in the early 2000s don't reflect the current state of the game.

Erik Karlsson says return to Ottawa will be ‘different and weird’

Tuesday, November 27th, 2018
Flames Sharks Hockey

A familiar face will be back at the Canadian Tire Centre on Saturday for this first time since a training camp trade.

Senators owner Eugene Melnyk sues partners over ‘failed’ arena venture

Friday, November 23rd, 2018

Ottawa Senators owner Eugene Melnyk is suing his partners in the LeBreton Flats redevelopment plan over what he's calling a "failed joint venture."

Ottawa Senators trade Chris Wideman to Edmonton

Thursday, November 22nd, 2018

The Edmonton Oilers have acquired defenceman Chris Wideman from the Ottawa Senators for a 6th-round pick in the 2020 NHL draft.

New Ottawa Senators arena project in peril

Thursday, November 22nd, 2018
RendezVous LeBreton Group

The plan to build condos and a new NHL arena on Ottawa's LeBreton Flats has been thrust into turmoil over a disagreement between the key members of the group awarded the major city-building project.

Ottawa Citizen says NHL team refused to let reporter on charter

Friday, November 9th, 2018
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The Ottawa Senators appeared to fire another salvo in their ongoing battle with the Ottawa Citizen on Friday, with the newspaper saying one of its sports reporters was denied access to the team's charter.

Ottawa Senators demand newspaper take down secret video of players

Wednesday, November 7th, 2018
Nicolas Ruszkowski Ottawa Senators COO Sept 17 2018

The Ottawa Senators are demanding that a major newspaper take down a secretly recorded video showing several players badmouthing the team's coaching staff.

Sens leadership calls leaked Uber video a ‘hiccup’

Tuesday, November 6th, 2018
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Ottawa Senators veterans say the team has dealt with the players who were caught on video complaining about their team and coach to a cabbie and they're ready to move on.

CFL doesn’t want a repeat of Redblacks beer-drinking end-zone celebration

Monday, November 5th, 2018

Redblacks offensive linesman Jon Gott won’t face sanctions for his beer-chugging touchdown celebration, but the league is cutting off any further alcohol-infused on-field celebrations.