Archive for the ‘News/Canada/Ottawa’ Category

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.

Sens, Canucks swap goalies in 5-player trade

Wednesday, January 2nd, 2019
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The Ottawa Senators traded netminder Mike McKenna, forward Tom Pyatt and a sixth-round pick in the 2019 NHL draft to the Vancouver Canucks Wednesday for goalie Anders Nilsson and minor-league winger Darren Archibald.

Ottawa Fury sanctioned to play in USL in 2019

Friday, December 21st, 2018
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Ottawa Fury FC will be allowed to remain in the United Soccer League for the 2019 season after an about-face by the agency that governs soccer in North America.

Former Ottawa Senators executive Randy Lee pleads guilty to harassment

Thursday, December 20th, 2018
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Former Ottawa Senators assistant general manager Randy Lee has pleaded guilty to a harassment charge stemming from an encounter with a 19-year-old male hotel shuttle driver in Buffalo, N.Y.

Senators owner Melnyk countersued for $1B over LeBreton debacle

Tuesday, December 18th, 2018
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Trinity Development and its founder John Ruddy are countersuing Eugene Melnyk and his sports company for $1 billion, effectively killing any chance of the two ever redeveloping LeBreton Flats or building a new downtown hockey arena.

?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
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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
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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."