The Ottawa Senators are hoping they can start their climb out of the NHL basement with a win over division rival Buffalo, but they have yet to show they can string together three good periods of hockey.
When Ottawa Senators general manager Bryan Murray holds a press conference, it usually comes with a couple jokes, a handful of ‘wink-wink, nudge-nudge’ asides and a big helping of coyness. On Wednesday morning, there was no such joviality.
Relax, Senators fans. Not everything is bad news. A pair of Senators players are actually at the top of the NHL in one category. According to the Bleacher Report, Jarkko Ruutu ranks second and Chris Neil third on the NHL’s list of most hated players — trailing everyone’s most hated villain, Sean Avery of the [...]