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4 years later, Bobby Ryan trade paying off for Senators, Ducks

Monday, May 15th, 2017
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The summer of 2013 was a franchise changer for the Ottawa Senators, but it would take four years and a surprise run to the Eastern Conference final for most hockey watchers to realize just how transformative it was.

Pesky no more: Senators roster transformed since 2013 run

Wednesday, April 26th, 2017
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The Ottawa Senators have a few remaining pieces from the last roster to reach the second round of the NHL playoffs, but for most players it's their furthest foray into the postseason.

Fearing a jinx, Boston mayor stays out of NHL playoff bet with Ottawa

Wednesday, April 12th, 2017
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Boston's mayor has a bad history with playoff bets, so he's steering clear of a public wager for the first round of the NHL playoffs.

Who will Senators face in Round 1? Here’s the breakdown

Friday, April 7th, 2017

The Ottawa Senators clinched a playoff spot with a win over Boston Thursday night, but their two remaining games will determine who they face first in the playoffs.

Erik Karlsson out Thursday for crucial contest versus Boston

Thursday, April 6th, 2017

The Ottawa Senators will be without their captain when they play the Boston Bruins tonight in a game with important playoff implications.

Ottawa’s outdoor NHL game details unveiled at 11 a.m. ET

Friday, March 17th, 2017

Plans for an outdoor NHL game in Ottawa are expected to be announced during a news conference at 11 a.m. at the Château Laurier.

Redblacks trade for veteran quarterback Drew Tate

Tuesday, February 21st, 2017
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The Ottawa Redblacks have acquired veteran quarterback Drew Tate from the Calgary Stampeders for a 2018 fifth-round draft pick.

Redblacks sign wide receiver Greg Ellingson to 2-year deal

Friday, February 10th, 2017
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Ottawa Redblacks wide receiver Greg Ellingson, who caught a 98-yard touchdown pass in the 2015 East Division final to send the team to its first Grey Cup, has signed a two-year contract extension.

Canadian soccer star Julian de Guzman calls it a career

Monday, January 30th, 2017
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Ottawa Fury FC captain Julian de Guzman, one of Canada's most decorated men's soccer players, has announced his retirement.

Injured Milos Raonic pulls out of Davis Cup tie

Friday, January 27th, 2017

Milos Raonic, Canada's top men's tennis player, has pulled out of next month's Davis Cup tie in Ottawa against Great Britain because of an adductor injury.