Archive for the ‘News/Canada/Ottawa’ Category

Ottawa Senators sink to lows unseen since mid-’90s

Tuesday, April 9th, 2019
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Whether it was on the ice or in the stands, Sens fans have to look all the way back to 1995-96 to find a season worse than the one that just drew to a merciful close.

Interim CWHL commissioner defends decision to fold league

Tuesday, April 2nd, 2019
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It was an "incredibly difficult decision" to shut down the Canadian Women's Hockey League, according to the league's interim commissioner — but it was also the only responsible way forward.

Cree hockey broadcast a Canadian first

Monday, March 25th, 2019
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"He shoots, he scores!" Or, as some viewers heard on Rogers Hometown Hockey for the first time on Sunday, "Kitâskwêw, pihtakwatâw!"

Senators want president of hockey ops to be part of team’s ‘turnaround’

Sunday, March 24th, 2019
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The last-place Ottawa Senators are looking for a president of hockey operations to "fill the void left by the late Bryan Murray." Over the past year, the NHL team has faced harsh criticism from fans for issues both on and off the ice.

Senators star Thomas Chabot out with a broken toe

Wednesday, March 13th, 2019
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The Ottawa Senators have potentially lost their top scorer for the rest of the season.

Senators fire head coach Guy Boucher

Friday, March 1st, 2019
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Ottawa Senators head coach Guy Boucher has been shown the door, general manager Pierre Dorion announced Friday.

Ex-Senators winger Mark Stone pens farewell and thank you to fans

Wednesday, February 27th, 2019
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Mark Stone may now suit up for the Vegas Golden Knights, but he says his time with the Ottawa Senators will always be special to him.

Senators’ downtown arena plan in trouble after mediation fails

Wednesday, February 27th, 2019
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It's officially over. The feuding partners who won the bid to redevelop LeBreton Flats have failed to reach an agreement in mediation, and the National Capital Commission says it's starting the whole process over.

Feuding Ottawa arena partners given more time to settle dispute

Monday, January 14th, 2019
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The National Capital Commission said Monday it is going to give the feuding factions in the plan to redevelop LeBreton Flats more time to work out their differences.

Redblacks’ Diontae Spencer released, signs with NFL’s Steelers

Friday, January 4th, 2019
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The Ottawa Redblacks have released receiver Diontae Spencer so he can pursue an opportunity with the NFL's Pittsburgh Steelers.