Bobby Ryan hinted on Wednesday that the Ottawa Senators have offered him a seven-year contract.
Marc Methot and the Ottawa Senators are reportedly at a $300,000 gap in price and while that seems manageable, the defenseman fears that it is just an excuse to not get a deal done.
Matt Puempel is projected to be in the mix for a roster spot with Ottawa at training camp.
Sens Head Coach Paul MacLean has said Mika Zibanejad will get the opportunities to increase his ice time this season, but he will not force it if the 21 year old is not ready to play a major role.
One Ottawa player worth keeping an eye on the next two weeks is Curtis Lazar.
When 35-year-old Chri Neil is no longer a member of the Senators, Vincent Dunn will likely be his replacement.
Chris Phillips would be happy to become the team captain if the position were offered to him.
The Ottawa Senators have signed a two-year affiliation agreement with ECHL Evansville.
The Ottawa Senators have agreed to extend their affiliation with AHL Binghamton through 2018-19.
Bobby Ryan and the Ottawa Senators have no plans to negotiate before the start of the season.
David Legwand is adjusting to playing in a hockey market and it's still just the off-season.
No progress has been made in contract talks between the Senators and defenseman Marc Methot, as the 29 year-old seeks a big extension as he enters the final year of his deal.
Craig Anderson reiterated that the battle for playing time in Ottawa should be helpful.
Bobby Ryan hopes that contract talks with the Senators will pick up steam now that he's back in Ottawa.
Robin Lehner just wants a "fair chance" to earn his starts in Ottawa's crease.