All year long, there has been speculation about Ottawa Senators general manager Bryan Murray trying to find another natural goal scorer to play alongside captain Jason Spezza.
Silver medal winning Swedish defenceman Erik Karlsson was generating optimism in Ottawa, jumping back on the ice a day ahead of schedule.
Mike Hoffman has bounced back from Binghamton again and this time, Senators coach Paul MacLean wants him to act like a big-leaguer.
Call it Training Camp 2.0 – with only 23 games left to win or lose a playoff berth.
If the Canadian Olympic hockey team is to bring home the gold medal Sunday, it’ll have to find a way to overcome what many saw as the second-best squad coming in to the tournament: Sweden.
Post-Olympic NHL fatigue is no myth. Just look at the math.