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.
Behind the scenes, several defencemen in the Ottawa Senators organization have been cementing their status as solid, necessary shut down types.
Ottawa Senators defenceman Marc Methot will remain out of the lineup Thursday against the Tampa Bay Lightning as coach Paul MacLean sticks with a winning lineup
Erik Karlsson and Milan Michalek had a discussion Wednesday morning that had nothing to do with the challenge of defeating the Tampa Bay Lightning.
It’s no surprise that Senators coach Paul MacLean will go back to Craig Anderson against Montreal Saturday.