Archive for the ‘News/Canada/Ottawa’ Category

Shania Twain to perform at Grey Cup halftime show in Ottawa

Friday, August 11th, 2017
Shania Twain Promotional

A couple months after releasing her new album, country star Shania Twain is set to headline the halftime show at the Grey Cup game being hosted in Ottawa on Nov. 26.

Daniel Alfredsson is leaving the Senators organization, again

Saturday, July 1st, 2017
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Team legend and long-time captain Daniel Alfredsson is leaving his position as senior adviser of hockey operations with the Ottawa Senators, he announced Saturday.

‘A lot of sacrifices’: Ottawa’s Gabriela Dabrowski takes unlikely path to tennis glory

Thursday, June 8th, 2017
France Tennis French Open TOPIX

It wasn't too long ago that Ottawa's Gabriela Dabrowski was doing her laundry on the road and booking her own flights and hotels. Now she's the 2017 French Open mixed doubles champion.

8 tweets that defined the Sens vs. Pens Game 6 nail-biter

Wednesday, May 24th, 2017
Senators Penguins Game 6 in Ottawa

The Ottawa Senators survived with a big win and these tweets encapsulate the emotional ride that was Game 6.

Facing elimination, Sens plan to stick to strengths in Game 6

Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017
Senators Penguins Hockey

With their playoff lives on the line, the Ottawa Senators are vowing to return to "what we do best" to draw even with the Pittsburgh Penguins in the Eastern Conference final on home ice Tuesday night.

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

Monday, May 15th, 2017
Bobby Ryan trade pieces

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
Red Wings Alfredsson Hockey

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
Boston 2024 Olympics

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.