Archive for the ‘News/Canada/Ottawa’ Category

Brooke Henderson on pace to become most decorated Canadian pro golfer ever

Wednesday, April 18th, 2018
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Brooke Henderson is just three wins away from becoming the most decorated Canadian professional golfer of all time — and she's only 20 years old.

Senators owner Eugene Melnyk faces fans in first town hall

Wednesday, April 11th, 2018

Around 300 season ticket holders crowded into a lounge at the Canadian Tire Centre on Tuesday night, hoping for answers from team owner Eugene Melnyk after a rough season.

Jeff Hunt stepping aside as Redblacks president

Tuesday, April 10th, 2018
Jeff Hunt Redblacks Ottawa OSEG

Ottawa businessman Jeff Hunt, one of the key figures in revitalizing Lansdowne Park and bringing the CFL back to Ottawa, will step aside as Redblacks president at the end of the year.

Ottawa Senators captain Erik Karlsson and wife Melinda reveal son was stillborn

Wednesday, March 21st, 2018
Erik Karlsson

Ottawa Senators captain Erik Karlsson and his wife Melinda say their son, who they named Axel, was stillborn.

Senators offer condolences to Erik Karlsson, wife after loss of son

Tuesday, March 20th, 2018
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Ottawa Senators announced Tuesday that captain Erik Karlsson and his wife, Melinda, have lost their son.

#MelynkOut billboards go up as Senators fans voice frustration

Monday, March 19th, 2018
#MelnykOut billboard

Billboards designed to put pressure on Ottawa Senators owner and CEO Eugene Melnyk to sell the team have gone up at several locations around Ottawa.

Ivanie Blondin, Vincent De Haitre prepare for another shot at Olympic glory

Saturday, January 13th, 2018
ivanie blondin vincent de haitre speed skating skaters ottawa

Ivanie Blondin and Vincent De Haitre have both been picked for Canada's Olympic speed skating team — but it's not their first time on the world stage.

Brad Fritsch blames PGA suspension on diet supplement

Tuesday, January 9th, 2018

Manotick golfer Brad Fritsch is blaming a weight loss supplement for a doping violation that resulted in his three-month suspension from the PGA tour Monday.

Senators fan favourite Chris Neil retires from NHL

Thursday, December 14th, 2017
Chris Neil

Longtime Ottawa Senators tough guy Chris Neil is retiring, the NHL team announced Thursday morning. The 38-year-old was a physical presence on the ice for 15 seasons and has a headlock on the team record for penalty minutes with 2,522.

Grey Cup sold out a month before CFL championship

Thursday, October 26th, 2017
TD Place Stadium

The Grey Cup is still a month away, but organizers say the game is sold out. Seating will be increased from 24,000 to 36,000 with the addition of temporary stands in both end zones at TD Place.