The Ottawa Senators are never far removed from goaltending sagas and sub-plots and the latest dose of intrigue could come Friday in Syracuse. In this case, it’s minor-league intrigue as Pascal Leclaire and Ray Emery appear on course for a head-to-head match-up while playing for Binghamton and Syracuse, respectively. The Senators assigned the oft-injured Leclaire [...]

The Ottawa Senators on Monday sent goaltender Pascal Leclaire to the club’s American Hockey League affiliate, the Binghamton Senators, on a conditioning assignment. Leclaire, 28, is in his sixth full season in the NHL. In 14 games this season, he has four wins, seven losses and one overtime loss with a 2.83 goals-against average and [...]

Pascal Leclaire accompanied the team to Toronto and skated on Saturday morning and could be ready to sit as backup to Craig Anderson by sometime this week. But before he plays, he could be facing a conditioning stint in Binghamton. Leclaire hasn’t played since mid-December. Clouston said it’s a matter that will be discussed this [...]