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Dylan Playfair 20 Questions: On ‘Letterkenny,’ wine corks, the line people shout at him and costly slap shots
Sean Fitz-Gerald
Jan 27
"Letterkenny" star Dylan Playfair talks about his rise in acting, the danger of hockey scenes, how wine corks helped him in acting and more.
Drake Batherson’s injury overshadows dominant Sens victory: ‘It was unnecessary and dirty’
Ian Mendes
Jan 26
The Senators didn't have a full prognosis on Batherson immediately after the game, but he will miss the All-Star Game and maybe longer.
NHL Player Tiers, midseason refresh: Who’s in, who’s out — and who rose the most
Sean Gentille, Dom Luszczyszyn and more
Jan 25
Merging analytics with the opinions of hockey experts, this is the most complete ranking of who matters most in the NHL — midseason edition.
Wheeler’s 2022 NHL prospect pool rankings: No. 17 Ottawa Senators
Scott Wheeler
Jan 25
While they boast one of the game's top prospects in Jake Sanderson, the Senators' pool is thinner than it has been in years.
The Flyers finally land in the bottom 5, a new team enters the top 5, and is the East just way better than the West?
Sean McIndoe
Jan 24
Based on points percentage, six of the seven best teams heading into the weekend were from the Eastern Conference. Does that mean anything?
Weekend Senators wrap: Tim Stützle and Alex Formenton take a quantum leap forward to help create second line
Ian Mendes
Jan 24
Coach D.J. Smith feels comfortable deploying his young forward Stützle in the biggest moments of tightly contested games.
Ten Senators individual and team goals that might be in reach in the final 50 regular-season games
Ian Mendes
Jan 21
Though the Senators likely won't make the playoffs there are several goals the team and its players can achieve the rest of the season.
How Canada will watch the Beijing Olympics: A CBC exec on the balance of sports, safety and ‘Coronation Street’
Sean Fitz-Gerald
Jan 20
What can you expect from CBC's coverage of the Beijing Olympics? The network's executive director gives a look at the plans.
Let’s talk about that Erik Brannstrom and Filip Zadina trade rumor
Max Bultman and Ian Mendes
Jan 20
Brannstrom and Zadina have been the subject of online chatter recently. But is there actually a fit?
One year after the Bell cuts, what are ex-TSN staffers up to? Everything from podcasts to pro wrestling
Sean Fitz-Gerald
Jan 19
Natasha Staniszewski, Andrew Paterson and more of the affected TSN staffers from last February's Bell cuts talk about where they are now.
Down Goes Brown: The 10 most successful midseason goalie trades of the cap era, ranked
Sean McIndoe
Jan 19
You can’t trade for a good goaltender during the season, right? Wrong. It can be done and it can work out.
Bizarre sequence punctuates Senators’ loss to Buffalo: ‘It was just a weird one’
Ian Mendes
Jan 19
The Senators allowed a flukey goal, a bizarre goal and an empty-netter to find themselves on the wrong end of the scoresheet.
Dan O’Toole on his new podcast, ‘rising from the ashes,’ and his vision for a Jay Onrait reunion
Sean Fitz-Gerald
Jan 18
“In the last year," Dan O'Toole says, "I don't want to say I'm a phoenix rising from the ashes, but I kind of feel that way."
The Senators came back against the Oilers and pulled off an Alberta sweep. How did they do it?
Ian Mendes
Jan 17
Ottawa came off the mat Saturday against Edmonton to punctuate one of their most thrilling victories of this season.
Did we just see rock bottom for the Oilers? Plus thoughts on the Panthers, Bruins, Islanders and more
Sean McIndoe
Jan 17
Tuesday will be the one-month anniversary of the Oilers' last win. They've lost 12 of their last 14 games. It’s not going well in Edmonton.