Ottawa GM Bryan Murray called prospect Curtis Lazar "NHL ready," but there's still a chance that he could be back in the WHL next season.
Ottawa Senators' prospect Curtis Lazar scored the overtime winner in Friday's Memorial Cup game against Val d'Or leading the Edmonton Oil Kings to the finals against the Guelph Storm.
Curtis Lazar scored twice to lead the Edmonton Oil Kings to a 3-1 win over Medicine Hat Sunday in Round 3 of the WHL playoffs.
Curtis Lazar will suit up in his first exhibition game Thursday in Montreal after suffering a shoulder injury on the first day of training camp.
Curtis Lazar has agreed to a three-year, entry-level deal with the Ottawa Senators.
Curtis Lazar will be a key player to watch on Ottawa's rookie tournament roster this week.
Senators scout George Fargher thinks that Curtis Lazar could develop into a player similar to that of New York Rangers captain Ryan Callahan.
Curtis Lazar has been chosen by the Ottawa Senators with the 17th overall pick in the 2013 NHL Entry Draft.