Author Archive | Allen Panzeri

After playing centre during all of training camp and the first two regular-season games, Mika Zibanejad found himself on the right wing with Jason Spezza at centre and Colin Greening at left wing. It wasn’t a move that gave Zibanejad any reason to panic. For Djurgardens in the Swedish Elite League, Zibanejad split his time [...]

Even after playing in the rookie tournament and six pre-season games, David Rundblad says he benefitted some from watching Ottawa’s first two games of the 2011-12 season. He could see that the level of intensity is greater in the regular season, and it would be something to think about. He wouldn’t have as much time [...]

It didn’t take long for Nikita Filatov’s young career with the Ottawa Senators to hit a speed bump. After just two games, the mercurial 21-year-old Russian left wing found himself scratched from the home opener against the Minnesota Wild. It wasn’t a new feeling. He was often a healthy scratch in the three years he [...]