Author Archive | Ken Warren

The Ottawa Senators have come a long way from the sad state of affairs that existed only a few days ago. After Saturday’s last-minute comeback and 4-3 victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets, they’re suddenly only one point out of a playoff position, two points ahead of the Montreal Canadiens. “That was one of the [...]

Erik Karlsson summed up the latest left shoulder injury to Peter Regin best. “It sucks,” said the Senators 21-year-old defenceman, Regin’s best friend on the team. “I think he played great when he first came here and now he’s got the shoulder problem going again. We don’t know how bad it is, but it’s definitely hurting the team and him, as well.”

Dennis Vial laughs easily, fondly remembering his days as one of the NHL’s toughest players. He’s proud of scratching and clawing — but mostly fighting — his way through hockey’s minor leagues to enjoy a 242-game NHL career, the bulk of that spent with the Ottawa Senators from 1993-98. He had some glory moments, including [...]