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Duclair scores twice, leads Senators over Red Wings 4-3

Nov. 19, 2019 11:34 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — Anthony Duclair and his teammates wanted to make sure D.J. Smith got a win in his first game as a head coach in the area where he grew up. Duclair had two goals and an assist, and the Ottawa Senators held on to beat the Detroit Red Wings 4-3 Tuesday night. Smith grew up in Windsor, Ontario,...

Nilsson makes 26 saves as Senators beat Flyers 2-1

Nov. 15, 2019 11:44 PM EST

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — The Ottawa Senators made up for a bad start with a solid ending. Filip Chlapik scored in the second period, Anders Nilsson made 26 saves and the Senators killed off a late four-minute power play to beat the Philadelphia Flyers 2-1 Friday night. Ottawa’s Colin White took a...

Aho scores 2 to lead Hurricanes past Senators 8-2

Nov. 11, 2019 11:02 PM EST

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Carolina Hurricanes had been struggling to find goals and wins. Facing the Ottawa Senators for the second time in three days solved both problems. Sebastian Aho scored twice, Joel Edmundson had a goal and two assists, and the Hurricanes beat the Senators 8-2 on Monday night to snap...

Nilsson makes 38 saves, Senators beat Hurricanes 4-1

Nov. 9, 2019 11:10 PM EST

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — The Ottawa Senators are enjoying their success, even while in the midst of a rebuild. Anders Nilsson made 38 saves and the Senators scored three first-period goals and beat the Carolina Hurricanes 4-1 on Saturday night. Filip Chlapik, Vladislav Namestnikov and Jean-Gabriel Pageau...

Pageau lifts Senators past Kings in OT

Nov. 7, 2019 11:27 PM EST

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — The Ottawa Senators overcame a late tying goal for an encouraging victory. Jean-Gabriel Pageau scored 3:12 into overtime to give Ottawa a 3-2 victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Thursday night. After Tyler Toffoli tied it for Los Angeles with 8 seconds left in regulation, Pageau...

Brad Marchand scores twice, Bruins beats Penguins 6-4

Nov. 5, 2019 12:08 AM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Brad Marchand scored his second goal of the game with 1:57 left in the third period, and the Boston Bruins beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 6-4 Monday night after blowing a three-goal lead. David Pastrnak, Jake DeBrusk and Torey Krug also scored for Boston (11-1-2), which has won six straight....

Pageau scores twice, Senators rout Rangers 6-2

Nov. 4, 2019 11:09 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The Senators didn't have their best start, yet after spotting the New York Rangers an early goal, Ottawa dominated the rest of the way and earned their first road win this season. Jean-Gabriel Pageau scored twice and Anders Nilsson stopped 32 shots as the Senators routed the Rangers 6-2 on...

Nick Leddy scores twice, Islanders beat Senators 4-2

Oct. 25, 2019 11:44 PM EDT

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Nick Leddy scored his second goal of the first period on a penalty shot and the New York Islanders beat the Ottawa Senators 4-2 on Friday night for their sixth straight victory. "It was a gritty win," Leddy said. "I don't think it was our best game, but gritty nonetheless and we got...

Anthony Duclair scores twice, Senators beat Red Wings 5-2

Oct. 24, 2019 12:02 AM EDT

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — The Ottawa Senators took advantage of a timely visit from the struggling Detroit Red Wings. Anthony Duclair scored twice and Ottawa beat Detroit 5-2 on Wednesday night to snap a four-game skid and extend the Red Wings' losing streak to six. "I thought (that) was the worst defensively...

Pavelski's power-play goal helps Stars beat Senators 2-1

Oct. 22, 2019 1:03 AM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — Dallas Stars fans expected to see plenty of goals this season from Joe Pavelski, signed as a free agent after a 38-goal season for San Jose. On Monday night, they saw his first in his new home rink. Pavelski scored a power-play goal midway through the second period, and the Stars beat the...