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Team: Ottawa Senators
Age / DOB:  (25) / 4/20/1990
Ht / Wt:  6'3' / 196

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Derek Grant has signed a one-year, two-way contract with Ottawa.
That agreement makes Grant's arbitration hearing date of July 24 moot. He had two assists in 20 contests with the Senators last season. Thu, Jul 10, 2014 08:15:00 PM

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Derek Grant has been given an arbitration date of July 24.

Grant is a restricted free agent after completing his entry-level contract. He had two assists in 20 games with Ottawa in 2013-14.
Wed, Jul 9, 2014 04:44:00 PM

Derek Grant has been reassigned to the minors.

He had two assists in 20 games with Ottawa after he was brought up from AHL Binghamton in mid-October.
Mon, Dec 2, 2013 02:03:00 PM

Derek Grant has been a strong penalty killer for Ottawa.

"Every game you feel a little more comfortable and I'm trying to earn the coach's trust," said Grant. "I think I'm doing that and obviously penalty killing is one of the strongest aspects of my game and I'm taking pride in it." He owns a 56.7 percent success rate on faceoffs and has one assist in 10 games. Grant also has 23 hits.
Tue, Nov 12, 2013 08:05:00 AM

Derek Grant has been summoned by the Ottawa Senators.

Grant has two goals in three AHL contests in 2013-14. He participated in five games with Ottawa last season and didn't record a point.
Fri, Oct 18, 2013 06:04:00 PM

The Senators were releaved to learn that Derek Grant did not sustain a broken hand in Thursday's rookie game against the Penguins.

X-rays determined that the hand is just bruised and badly swollen. Grant will likely miss some time, but it could have been worse for the talented rookie.
Sat, Sep 7, 2013 11:45:00 AM

Derek Grant exited Thursday's rookie tournament victory over Pittsburgh with a possible broken hand.

He left in the third to undergo "a precautionary x-ray," according to coach Luke Richardson. "He blocked a high, hard shot, but got the puck out," Richardson added. "It stung like a bee, but he finished the play, he didn't just crumble." Grant scored two goals in the contest in a 4-1 win against the Penguins.
Source: Ottawa Sun
Fri, Sep 6, 2013 07:23:00 AM

Derek Grant has been assigned to the minors.

In five games with Ottawa this season, he has no points and five shots.
Mon, Mar 4, 2013 06:03:00 PM

Derek Grant has been summoned by the Ottawa Senators.

Grant has 21 points and 29 penalty minutes in 47 AHL games this season. He might make his NHL debut on Saturday.
Fri, Feb 15, 2013 01:51:00 PM

The Ottawa Senators have signed Derek Grant to a three-year, entry-level contract.

Ottawa took Grant with the 119th overall pick in the 2008 NHL entry draft. Grant had eight goals and 33 points in 38 NCAA games this season. He'll report to AHL Binghamton.
Fri, Mar 11, 2011 10:49:00 AM

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