Among the many interesting disclosures made by the Senators in their True Confessions wrap-up session Tuesday was an admission that letting Daniel Alfredsson get away was a grave mistake.
It’s no small task, slotting the Senators 2013-14 season on the all-time franchise list of triumph, tears and heartbreak.
The Senators hockey brain trust will break down this 2013-14 season, and then they will break it down again.
It has come to this for the Battle of Ontario: the Ottawa Senators and Toronto Maple Leafs, meeting in mid-April with 11th place at stake.
Time will tell, but the Senators might have done the organization a huge favour by getting blown out 6-1 by the Detroit Red Wings on Thursday.
One week before the NHL trade deadline, Senators general manager Bryan Murray is waiting for the first domino to fall.