Latest 2007–08 Ottawa Senators season Stories

2009-02-16 22:27:05

Alex Auld stopped 24 shots Monday for his first shutout of the season to lead the Ottawa Senators to a 2-0 win over Nashville, for their fifth straight victory. Auld posted his sixth NHL career shutout and Dany Heatley and Nick Foligno scored for the Senators. The Senators are 5-1-1 under new Coach

2009-02-14 23:31:50

Third-period goals by Daniel Alfredsson and Dany Heatley Saturday night helped rally the Ottawa Senators to a 5-3 victory against the Minnesota Wild. The Senators faced a 3-0 deficit after Owen Nolan scored his 14th (power play) and 15th goal this season, both in Minnesota's three-goal first period. Ottawa's Brian Lee, Antoine Vermette, and Chris Phillips (shorthanded) all scored in the second. Senators backup goaltender Alex Auld stopped 17-of-17 shots in relief of Brian Elliott, who was...

2009-02-12 20:57:40

Dany Heatley, Daniel Alfredsson and Jason Spezza all had a goal and an assist Thursday night to carry the Ottawa Senators past Philadelphia 5-2. The Senators have won three games in a row for the first time since March 2008. Brian Elliott made 34 saves and Ottawa also got goals from Nick Foligno and Antoine Vermette. Foligno scored a backbreaking goal with just 14 seconds remaining in the second period to give the Senators a 3-0 lead. Antero Niittymaki allowed all five scores on 23 shots to...

2009-02-11 23:15:24

Brian Elliott took a shutout into the third period Wednesday and made 31 saves to bring Ottawa a 3-1 win over Buffalo. Ottawa completed a sweep of the home-and-home series and defeated Buffalo for the third time in four meetings this year.

2009-02-07 23:14:59

Mike Fisher's goal in the fourth-round of a shootout Saturday night lifted the Ottawa Senators to a 3-2 win over the Buffalo Sabres. Buffalo's Drew Stafford scored his 15th goal this season (power play) to create a 2-2 deadlock at 7:25 of the third period. There was no scoring in the overtime, but Fisher

2009-01-29 22:38:37

Peter Regin scored his first NHL career goal with 1:57 remaining Thursday night, giving the Ottawa Senators the lead en route to a 3-1 win over St. Louis. Regin, the Senators' third-round draft pick in 2004, was appearing in only his third NHL game.

2009-01-21 21:50:57

Cory Murphy, two days after being picked up off waivers, delivered a goal and an assist Wednesday, helping Tampa Bay defeat Buffalo 5-3. Murphy scored the final goal of the game, a power-play tally that came just 6 seconds from the end of the second period. Mike Smith turned in a perfect third period while making nine of his 31 saves. The Lightning had lost to Buffalo seven straight times in Tampa. Tampa Bay never trailed and took a 2-0 lead in the first period on goals just 34 seconds apart...

2009-01-20 21:48:18

Brendan Bell scored with 1:22 left in regulation Tuesday to deliver the Ottawa Senators a 3-2 victory over the Washington Capitals. Dany Heatley scored the other two goals for Ottawa, which has won three of its last four games. Brian Elliot made 29 saves for the Senators.

2009-01-14 21:54:41

Dean McAmmond scored the tie-breaking goal with 5:37 remaining in the second period Wednesday and Ottawa held on to defeat Atlanta 3-2. The game featured two of the bottom three teams in the Eastern Conference. Ottawa has won consecutive games for the first time since Dec.

2009-01-13 22:05:06

Brian Elliott allowed only a second-period, power-play goal Tuesday and made 23 saves, leading Ottawa to a 5-1 victory over Carolina. Dany Heatley and Antoine Vermette had a goal and an assist for the Senators, who halted a five-game losing streak and won for just the fourth time in 17 games. It was Carolina's third straight loss. Heatley scored 3:45 into the game and Dean McAmmond recorded an unassisted goal to give the Senators a 2-0 lead after one period. Although he surrendered five...

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