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Alex Burrows | Winger | #14

Team: Ottawa Senators
Age / DOB:  (36) / 4/11/1981
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 197
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Alex Burrows is expected to be back in the lineup on Saturday.
Burrows was scratched on Wednesday against the Rangers. "We just felt we wanted to get young legs," said coach Guy Boucher, who chose to play Nick Paul instead. "Back-to-back, on a road trip. He'll be back in next game for sure. That was just a plan I had in mind at the start of the season." Burrows hasn't earned a point in his past nine contests. Fri, Dec 15, 2017 09:48:00 AM

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Alex Burrows will serve as a healthy scratch in Wednesday's game against the New York Rangers.

Burrows hasn't played well this season and it looks like it will finally cost him his spot in the lineup. The veteran has just three goals and three assists in 29 games this season. He hasn't scored in 15 games and he has just one point during that stretch. Nick Paul will take his spot in the lineup.
Wed, Dec 13, 2017 06:56:00 PM

Alex Burrows got a $5,000 fine on Sunday for a roughing against San Jose's Dylan DeMelo.

The incident occurred on Saturday night when Burrows punched DeMelo in the face with his stick or glove along the boards during the third period. The two of them dropped the gloves afterwards and Burrows was given a game misconduct.
Mon, Dec 11, 2017 10:37:00 AM

Alex Burrows recorded his 400th career point on Saturday.

Burrows netted a goal at 7:12 in the second period against Vegas. However, the Golden Knights went on to earn a 5-4 victory, making Burrows' accomplishment hard for him to celebrate. "Doesn’t really matter if I get on the scoresheet or not," said Burrows. "As long as the team is successful, that’s what really matters to me. Even (though) I scored tonight, I don’t care. We lost. It’s not a good feeling right now." He reached the 400-point milestone in his 856th career game.
Sun, Nov 5, 2017 11:05:00 AM

Alex Burrows potted his first goal in seven games Thursday night in a 5-4 OT loss to New Jersey.

It was the 200th marker of his career. Unfortunately, Burrows has two points so far this season and he shouldn't be on your fantasy radar.
Fri, Oct 20, 2017 10:14:00 AM

Alex Burrows will return Rogers Arena to face the Canucks Tuesday night for the first time since he was dealt to the Ottawa Senators last season.

"It's always fun to come back. I love this city, I loved this organization for a long time, and they gave me my first chance in the league and we loved it here," Burrows said Monday. "This place is always going to be special for me, but (Tuesday) it's going to be all about business." He has no points and three shots in two games so far this campaign.
Tue, Oct 10, 2017 12:34:00 PM

Alex Burrows revealed he suffered a high ankle sprain with some ligament damage.

Burrows was unable to play in the final four games of the Senators' matchup with the Penguins. He did reveal he had every intention of playing in the Stanley Cup Final if his teammates were able to win Game 7. He should be fully recovered in time for training camp.
Sat, May 27, 2017 01:02:00 PM

Alex Burrows has been ruled out for Game 6 versus Pittsburgh on Tuesday night.

He wasn't expected to be ready to play and that has been confirmed by coach Guy Boucher. Mark Borowiecki (lower body) won't be available to play either on Tuesday night.
Tue, May 23, 2017 12:44:00 PM

Alex Burrows (lower body) probably won't be available for Game 6 on Tuesday.

Burrows has missed Ottawa's last two contests. He has no goals and five assists in 15 postseason contests in 2017.
Mon, May 22, 2017 03:08:00 PM

Alex Burrows (lower body) will miss Game 5 Sunday afternoon.

Burrows was hurt in Game 3 and consequently couldn't play in Game 4. He has no goals and five assists in 15 playoff games this year.
Sun, May 21, 2017 01:23:00 PM

Although a final decision on his availability for Game 5 will be made Sunday, Alex Burrows does not look like he will play.

Burrows sustained a lower-body injury in Game 3 and missed Game 4 as a result. It seems the injury is still an issue. If you were counting on Burrows to return Sunday, we would make other plans.
Sun, May 21, 2017 09:37:00 AM

Alex Burrows skated today and could make his return to the lineup for Game 5 against the Pittsburgh Penguins tomorrow.

Burrows left Game 3 with what appeared to be a leg injury and wasn't able to suit up last night in Ottawa's Game 4 loss to the Penguins. Getting Burrows back in the lineup will go a long way in getting Ottawa to the Stanley Cup Final.
Sat, May 20, 2017 12:21:00 PM

Alex Burrows (lower body) won't suit up in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Final against the Penguins.

The Sens said that Burrows' injury isn't as bad as they thought, but he's still not healthy enough to get into the lineup tonight. It looks like Tommy Wingels will take his spot in the lineup.
Fri, May 19, 2017 07:52:00 PM

Alex Burrows (lower body) is a game-time decision for Game 4 Friday night.

Senators coach Guy Boucher said that Burrows is "not as bad as we thought." Burrows appeared to hurt his leg during Game 3 on Wednesday. Tommy Wingels might be the player to draw into the lineup if Burrows isn't available.
Fri, May 19, 2017 01:55:00 PM

Senators coach Guy Boucher didn't have an update on Alex Burrows' (lower body) health on Thursday.

Burrows left Game 3 Wednesday night with what might have been a leg injury. Boucher is hoping that Burrows will be available for Game 4 on Friday, but the likelihood of that happening remains unclear. Boucher also added that the forward didn't seem bad after the contest.
Thu, May 18, 2017 04:02:00 PM

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