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Stone avoids arbitration, signs one-year extension with Sens

The Ottawa Senators added $11.65 million in salaries on Friday, the largest single day boost to the payroll in almost 19 months.Rather than be a …

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Why would the Ottawa Senators fire Guy Boucher? He's back for 2018-19, the final year of his contract, and there's no way owner Eugene Melnyk was going to pay a guy not to work when he can pay him to oversee either the final curtain for Erik Karlsson and/or a youth movement. Either he turns things around, or then you fire him. Simple math.

Why would the Ottawa Senators fire Guy Boucher? He's back for 2018-19, the final year of his contract, and there's no way owner Eugene Melnyk was …

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Senators bringing back Guy Boucher with changes in mind

The Ottawa Senators’ plan is for next season is all about change. But there will not be any change for the man in charge behind the bench as general …

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Senators head coach Guy Boucher, staff returning for 2018-19 season

Guy Boucher will be back behind the Ottawa Senators bench next season, and so will his entire staff.<p>Speaking on Ottawa radio station TSN 1200, …

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Sens GM Dorion: Coaching staff will return next season

Ottawa Senators head coach Guy Boucher and his staff will return next season, general manager Pierre Dorion told TSN 1200, according to TSN's Ian …

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Ottawa Senators confirm Guy Boucher will return next season

Coach Guy Boucher can make plans for next season.He’ll be back behind the Ottawa Senators’ bench in September with his whole coaching staff in …

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Senators opt for status quo, keep Guy Boucher as coach for 2018-19

This summer could bring sweeping changes to a Senators team that fell well short of expectations in 2017-18. It won't come on the bench, though.<p>Guy …

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Senators GM says Guy Boucher, coaching staff returning next season

OTTAWA — Guy Boucher will be back behind the Ottawa Senators bench next season, and so will his entire staff.<p>Speaking on an Ottawa sports radio station, Senators general manager Pierre Dorion confirmed that Boucher and his assistants will return despite the club's second-to-last place finish in …

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Senators’ Guy Boucher will state his case to management on Monday

TORONTO — Pierre Dorion wants to hear from Guy Boucher now.While the general manager is doing a full evaluation of the organization, he’ll sit down …

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Dorion says Sens will 'most likely' keep pick; still undecided on Boucher

Senators general manager Pierre Dorion talks about landing the fourth overall pick in the 2018 NHL Draft and says that player has a very good chance …

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Should the Senators Fire Guy Boucher?

Ottawa Senators general manager Pierre Dorion has a lot of decisions to make this offseason, but how he approaches the first item on his to-do list …

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Will Guy Boucher return as Senators’ coach? Don’t ask him, he has no idea

Guy Boucher didn’t want to talk about his future with the Ottawa Senators Monday at the Canadian Tire Centre.<p>That’s probably because it’s not in his …

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Guy Boucher takes responsibility for Senators' sorry season

Ottawa head coach Guy Boucher says he will take as much responsibility as possible for the Senators’ disappointing season.<p>Boucher says everything …

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Senators coach Guy Boucher shaken by Saskatchewan team’s tragedy

BOSTON — Guy Boucher couldn’t be with his children Saturday morning.However, after learning Friday of the death of Jonathan Pitre and later the bus …

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Senators coach Guy Boucher shaken by Saskatchewan tragedy

BOSTON — Guy Boucher couldn’t be with his children Saturday morning.<p>However, after learning Friday of the death of Jonathan Pitre and later the bus …

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Whether Erik Karlsson will play again this season remains an unknown

BUFFALO — Erik Karlsson wasn’t with the Ottawa Senators on Wednesday, and there are no guarantees he’ll suit up again for them this season.<p>The door …

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Canucks ink NCAA leading scorer Gaudette to entry-level deal

The Vancouver Canucks signed forward Adam Gaudette to a three-year entry-level contract.<p>Gaudette, 21, led the NCAA in scoring this season with 30 …

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NHL Power Rankings: The Penguins are better than they were a year ago

There seems to be some concern around the Pittsburgh Penguins as the playoffs start to get closer. Their penalty kill has stunk for about a month …

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Islanders, Senators try to end skids

OTTAWA -- Two teams sliding toward the regular-season finish line and early tee times will meet up on short rest at Canadian Tire Centre on Tuesday …

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Karlsson to return against Hurricanes

Ottawa Senators captain Erik Karlsson will return to the lineup on Saturday night when the team hosts the Carolina Hurricanes.<p>Karlsson took part at …

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Bruins clinch playoff berth in 2-1 OT loss to Blues

ST. LOUIS -- Jaden Schwartz and the St. Louis Blues waited most of the season for some late-game magic.<p>They finally found it.<p>Schwartz scored his …

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Senators captain Erik Karlsson and his wife, Melinda, lose child

Ottawa Senators captain Erik Karlsson and his wife, Melinda, have lost their son, the National Hockey League team announced Tuesday afternoon.The …

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Senators captain Erik Karlsson and his wife, Melinda, lose child

Ottawa Senators captain Erik Karlsson and his wife, Melinda, have lost their son, the National Hockey League team announced Tuesday afternoon.<p>The …

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Nutivaara's second-period goal lifts Columbus past Ottawa

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Just three games back after an injury that sidelined him for nearly a month, Markus Nutivaara played in place of injured star Seth …

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Eastern Conference News: Bruins, Blue Jackets, Canadiens, Rangers, Senators, Flyers, Penguins and Playoff Races

On the Boston Bruins … Joe Haggerty of NBC Sports Boston: Already without Charlie McAvoy and Patrice Bergeron, the Bruins lost Jake DeBrusk, Torey …

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Duchene scores twice, Sens snap Panthers' home win streak

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — The Ottawa Senators had a fast start and a strong finish, and they needed both against one of the hottest teams in the NHL.<p>Matt Duchene scored twice, including the go-ahead goal with three minutes left, to lift the Senators over the Florida Panthers 5-3 on Monday night.<p>Magnus …

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Stone (leg) will not make trip to Florida

Ottawa Senators forward Mark Stone will not be traveling with the team to Florida for their upcoming games against the Florida Panther and Tampa Bay …

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Dave Cameron’s story provides cautionary tale for Sens head coach Guy Boucher

Logic suggests Guy Boucher will keep his job through this very disappointing season.After all, it was only a few months ago that, in his first season …

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Weary Senators feeling effects of tough schedule

Immediately after the latest loss for the Ottawa Senators, head coach Guy Boucher wasn’t ready to address the next challenge of facing the National …

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Much remains uncertain for the Senators as the season winds down

The Ottawa Senators will smile for the cameras Wednesday as they hold their annual picture day at the Canadian Tire Centre.<p>No, there hasn’t been a …

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