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The Ottawa Senators are getting ready to add another late-blooming college player to their depth chart. They’re apparently close to signing 21-year-old University of Connecticut left wing Cole Schneider. The 6-2, 185-pound Schneider, a native of Williamsville, N.Y, had 23 goals and 22 assists this season to break UConn’s single-season scoring record. He had 13 [...]

Ottawa Senators star Jason Spezza says NHL scoring is down because the number of power play opportunities have steadily declined. Senators captain Daniel Alfredsson says it’s the result of teams using their depth players more often and due to improved checking. Whatever the reason, goals are at their lowest level since before the 2004-05 lockout. [...]