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Senators GM: ‘We didn't want to get nothing' for Erik Karlsson

5 monthes ago   |   By Sportsnet

The trade we had been waiting all summer for finally dropped last week when the Ottawa Senators shipped their captain and superstar Erik Karlsson to the San Jose Sharks. But while this move had been anticipated by many around the hockey world for some time, especially in the lead up to last season's trade deadline, Pierre Dorion said it wasn't until after contract negotiations opened this summer that it became apparent a trade had to happen.
“Not too long after July 1 when there was very little discussion on a contract from their side,” Dorion said of when he knew Karlsson wouldn't be part...
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Sharks take out huge ad in newspaper to welcome Erik Karlsson

Sharks take out huge ad in newspaper to welcome Erik Karlsson

5 monthes ago   |   By Sportsnet

A quick glance at Sunday's edition of the San Jose Mercury News may sting Ottawa Senators fans a little.
In order to welcome their new star acquisition, and help sell a few more tickets, the San Jose Sharks took out a double-spread advertisement in the paper with a giant photo of a smiling Erik Karlsson in a Sharks sweater, listing his accomplishments underneath.
In the San Jose Mercury News pic.twitter.com/ohxNIIu130
- ZeonChar September 16, 2018
No word yet if the Senators will do the same in the Ottawa Citizen for any of Chris Tierney, Dylan DeMelo, Josh Norris or Rudolfs Balcers.
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Nick Foligno commends Blue Jackets front office, Matt Duchene following win...

Nick Foligno commends Blue Jackets front office, Matt Duchene following win over Senators

The CBJ captain knows and likes what Matt Duchene brings. Read more ...

Mangiapane scores late winner to lift Flames over Ducks 2-1

Mangiapane scores late winner to lift Flames over Ducks 2-1

Andrew Mangiapane scored the go-ahead goal with 3:29 left and the Calgary Flames beat the Anaheim Ducks 2-1 for their fourth straight victory Read more ...

Capitals re-sign defenseman Nick Jensen after trading him hours earlier

Capitals re-sign defenseman Nick Jensen after trading him hours earlier

The three-year NHL player was dealt to Washington in exchange for a second-round pick in the 2020 draft and defenseman Madison Bowey. Read more ...

Bobrovsky saves 22 shots, Duchene debuts with Blue Jackets in 3-0 win over...

Bobrovsky saves 22 shots, Duchene debuts with Blue Jackets in 3-0 win over Senators

It was Bob's 4th shutout of the season and the 28th of his career. Read more ...

Flyers' Gudas suspended 2 games for high-sticking

Flyers' Gudas suspended 2 games for high-sticking

The NHL's Department of Player Safety announced on Wednesday afternoon that Philadelphia Flyers defender Radko Gudas has been suspended two games for a high-sticking incident... Read more ...

Elliott to start outdoor game for Flyers instead of Hart

Elliott to start outdoor game for Flyers instead of Hart

Brian Elliott to start Stadium Series outdoor game for Flyers over rookie Carter Hart Read more ...

Trade grades: Duchene blockbuster puts Blue Jackets GM in spotlight

Trade grades: Duchene blockbuster puts Blue Jackets GM in spotlight

The first shoe dropped. After weeks of buildup, the NHL's trade market is officially in motion; center Matt Duchene changed dressing rooms ahead of Friday's tilt between the... Read more ...

Compher scores twice, Avs beat Blackhawks 5-3

Compher scores twice, Avs beat Blackhawks 5-3

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WATCH: Kunin, Greenway give Wild early lead in Detroit

WATCH: Kunin, Greenway give Wild early lead in Detroit

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Innovations allow NHL to stage outdoor games almost anywhere

Innovations allow NHL to stage outdoor games almost anywhere

Ice innovations now allow NHL to stage outdoor games almost anywhere Read more ...