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Colin Greening | Winger

Team: Ottawa Senators
Age / DOB:  (28) / 3/9/1986
Ht / Wt:  6'3' / 210
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Colin Greening finds himself back on the sidelines Wednesday night versus the Devils.
After playing in Ottawa’s last three games, Greening will once again be a healthy scratch. He has yet to produce a point in 11 games this year, while posting a minus four rating. With Greening out, Jean-Gabriel Pageau will make his season debut. Dec 17 - 5:03 PM

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Colin Greening will again be a healthy scratch when the Senators host the Canucks on Sunday evening.

Greening has skated just eight games this season with no points. Despite all of Ottawa's struggles, it seems there's no place for him on the team.
Dec 7 - 6:00 PM

Colin Greening will be back in the Senators lineup Saturday night against the Lightning.

Colin Greening will be in the lineup when Ottawa travels to Tampa Bay to take on the Lightning. Greening has yet to record a point in seven games for the Sens this year. Mika Zibanejad will also suit up Saturday night with Bobby Ryan on the shelf due to a broken finger sustained in last night's game. Patrick Wiercioch will continue to be a healthy scratch.
Nov 29 - 6:25 PM

Colin Greening, Mika Zibanejad, and Mark Borowiecki will all be healthy scratches against Florida on Friday night.

Ottawa sits just one point behind Toronto for the second Wild Card slot and three points behind Boston for the first, so it's telling to see who Coach MacLean thinks gives his team the best chance to win.
Nov 28 - 7:27 PM

Ottawa forwards, Colin Greening and Erik Condra, will both be healthy scratches for the Senators Monday night.

Ottawa travels to Detroit Monday night to take on the wings and Coling Greening will find himself a healthy scratch for the Senators. He had played in two straight games for the Sens' but will make way for Curtis Lazar, who is returning to action after missing two game with an undisclosed injury. Condra will also be a healthy scratch Monday.
Nov 24 - 6:04 PM

Colin Greening, Erik Condra and Patrick Wiercioch may be healthy scratches when Ottawa opens the 2014-15 campaign against Nashville on Thursday night.

Lineup decisions won't be finalized until after the morning skate on Thursday, but based on Tuesday's practice the call to scratch those three appears to be the case.
Source: Ottawa Sun
Oct 8 - 9:14 AM

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

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

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Kyle Turris
2David Legwand
3Mika Zibanejad
4Zack Smith
5Curtis Lazar
6Jean-Gabriel Pageau
LW1Clarke MacArthur
2Milan Michalek
3Mike Hoffman
4Colin Greening
RW1Bobby Ryan
2Alex Chiasson
3Mark Stone
4Chris Neil
5Erik Condra
D1Erik Karlsson
2Marc Methot
3Jared Cowen
4Cody Ceci
5Chris Phillips
6Patrick Wiercioch
7Eric Gryba
8Mark Borowiecki
G1Craig Anderson
2Robin Lehner