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Colin Greening | Winger

Team: Ottawa Senators
Age / DOB:  (28) / 3/9/1986
Ht / Wt:  6'2' / 217
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Colin Greening (lower body) returned to Ottawa's lineup Thursday night.
He had been sidelined since Mar. 28 with a lower-body ailment. Greening had one shot and saw close to 15 minutes of ice time in a 2-1 shootout win over New Jersey. Apr 11 - 1:45 AM

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Colin Greening is closing in on a return from a nagging lower-body injury.

He will travel with his teammates to Long Island and is listed as probable for Tuesday's game against the Islanders. As he has only 17 points in 73 games this season, Greening is not really a fantasy asset.
Source: Ottawa Sun
Apr 6 - 10:04 AM

Colin Greening will miss Monday's game with a lower-body injury

He wasn't able to dress in Sunday's win over Calgary either. Greening has six goals and 17 points in 73 games this campaign. Consider him day-to-day for now.
Source: Ottawa Sun
Mar 31 - 5:34 PM

Colin Greening had a goal and an assist in a 6-3 loss to Toronto on Saturday.

It was Greening's second multi-point game of the 2013-14 campaign. He's been a bit of a disappointment this season from an offensive perspective, but he was never expected to have any fantasy value in standard leagues anyways. He has five goals and 13 points in 55 contests in 2013-14.
Source: Ottawa Sun
Feb 2 - 11:10 AM

Colin Greening scored a goal in Ottawa's 4-3 overtime win Saturday.

Greening ranks fourth in the NHL with 147 hits in 44 games, but he typically doesn't contribute offensively. He has just four goals and nine points this season.
Source: Ottawa Sun
Jan 5 - 10:39 AM

Colin Greening has been moved from the Senators' first to fourth line.

Greening couldn't get much done offensively, even when he was playing with Milan Michalek and Jason Spezza. He will now skate alongside Derek Grant and Erik Condra.
Fri, Nov 22, 2013 05:54:00 PM

Colin Greening doesn't have a goal in 18 games to open the 2013-14 campaign.

He has recorded just 16 shots and three assists over that span. "Right now, I don't think I'm giving myself that (opportunity to score) enough, but in the last four or five games, it's better," he said. "I'm finishing checks. It's kind of like a cycle with these things. Sometimes you're hot, sometimes you're cold." Greening is slated to play with Zack Smith and Chris Neil on Friday.
Fri, Nov 15, 2013 07:21:00 AM

Colin Greening notched the game-winning goal and added an assist in Ottawa’s 3-2 road victory over Toronto in Tuesday’s preseason action.

The 27 year-old had 19 points in 47 games last year and should play a similar role with the Senators in 2013-14. Greening’s game winner in the third period was set up by Senators rookies Mark Stone and Cody Ceci. Tyler Bozak had two points in a losing effort for the Maple Leafs.
Tue, Sep 24, 2013 09:59:00 PM

Colin Greening has signed a three-year contract extension with the Ottawa Senators.

His new deal carries an average annual value of $2.65 million. Greening had eight goals and 19 points in 47 games last season with the Sens.
Mon, Sep 9, 2013 04:34:00 PM

Colin Greening is using his big frame and speed to success against Pittsburgh in the second round of the playoffs.

He has scored a goal in each of his past three games versus the Penguins going into Wednesday night's match-up. "If my skating is on, everything else falls into place," Greening said. "I want to pride myself on being a player that can play in the playoffs." Greening, Erik Condra and Jean-Gabriel Pageau has arguably been Ottawa's best line in the series so far.
Wed, May 22, 2013 11:27:00 AM

Colin Greening's overtime goal was the difference for Ottawa in a 2-1 victory over the Penguins in Game Three of their second round playoff series.

Playing in front of their home crowd for the first time in the series, the Sens avoided the dreaded 0-3 series deficit with the victory. Daniel Alfredsson's goal with 30 seconds remaining in regulation tied the score and forced the extra time.
Mon, May 20, 2013 02:16:00 AM

Colin Greening was Ottawa's only goal scorer in a 4-1 loss to Pittsburgh in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals Tuesday night.

Erik Condra and Jared Cowen picked up assists on Greening's first marker of the postseason. Greening didn't have a point against Montreal in five games during the opening round. Cory Conacher ended up with four penalty minutes, while Mika Zibanejad, Milan Michalek and Marc Methot led the Senators with four shots on goal apiece.
Tue, May 14, 2013 10:17:00 PM

Colin Greening scored the game-winning goal in Ottawa's 3-1 victory Thursday night.

Zack Smith and Daniel Alfredsson each scored a goal for the Senators. Marc Methot, Patrick Wiercioch, Jean-Gabriel Pageau, and Eric Gryba each registered an assist Thursday.
Thu, Apr 11, 2013 09:56:00 PM

Colin Greening potted his seventh goal of the year in a 3-2 loss to Boston Tuesday night.

He has scored in three of his past four games. Ottawa defenseman Andre Benoit had the team's other marker in the defeat.
Tue, Apr 2, 2013 09:44:00 PM

Colin Greening snapped an eight-game goalless drought with his fifth goal of the season Monday night.

He has picked up two points and a plus-4 rating in his past two games. Greening has 13 points and 80 hits over 32 matches this year.
Tue, Mar 26, 2013 09:39:00 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Kyle Turris
2David Legwand
3Mika Zibanejad
4Zack Smith
5Jean-Gabriel Pageau
LW1Clarke MacArthur
2Milan Michalek
3Colin Greening
4Mike Hoffman
RW1Bobby Ryan
2Alex Chiasson
3Mark Stone
4Chris Neil
5Erik Condra
D1Erik Karlsson
2Marc Methot
3Jared Cowen
4Cody Ceci
5Chris Phillips
6Patrick Wiercioch
7Eric Gryba
G1Craig Anderson
2Robin Lehner