Ottawa Senators coach Paul MacLean gave his team Tuesday off from practice. No wonder. They looked like a tired team Monday, repeatedly beaten to the puck and forced into making bad decisions, over and over again, by the New Jersey Devils.
In another example of just how well Ottawa Senators back-up goaltenders Ben Bishop and Robin Lehner have filled in for injured netminder Craig Anderson, captain Daniel Alfredsson wasn’t even aware that Anderson returned to practice Monday morning.
BOSTON – Apparently, it was only a coincidence that U2 was blaring inside the Boston Bruins dressing room as Bruins players extolled the virtues of Ottawa Senators captain Daniel Alfredsson Thursday morning.