It's getting ugly, folks. Tempers have only escalated since Sens defenceman Eric Gryba laid out Canadiens in Game 2. You could see this one coming. Seconds after the Senators took a 4-1 lead at the seven-minute mark of the third period, the fisticuffs ensued.
It's getting ugly, folks.
Tempers have only escalated since Sens defenceman Eric Gryba laid out Canadiens Lars Eller in Game 1.
You could see this one coming.
Seconds after the Senators took a 4-1 lead at the seven-minute mark of the third period, the fisticuffs ensued.
It began with Montreal right winger Ryan White and Senators defenceman Jared Cowen exchanging blows, and was followed by four more fights. The Habs and Senators combined for 236 penalty minutes.
In the aftermath, the Canadiens were left with only six players on the bench, while Ottawa had five.
Tony CareA graduate of Ryerson University, senior writer Tony Care began his journalism career in 1996. He joined CBCSports.ca in 2003 and has covered a wide range of sports, including hockey, football, baseball and the Olympics.
The Edmonton Oilers moved another first-round pick Thursday, sending Jordan Eberle to the New York Islanders for fellow right-winger Ryan Strome. A year ago, Oilers GM Peter Chiarelli dealt first-rounder Taylor Hall to New Jersey. more »
Edmonton Oilers centre Connor McDavid went two for two at the 2017 NHL Awards on Wednesday night, while Toronto Maple Leafs centre Auston Matthews was awarded the Calder Trophy as the NHL's top rookie. more »
The Ottawa Senators have lost stay-at-home defenceman Marc Methot in the NHL's Vegas expansion draft on Wednesday night. The 32-year-old Ottawa native tied for second on the team in plus-minus last season. more »
Canada's most significant contribution to sport may not be any game invented, superstar personality, gold medal, or championship won, according to CBC Sports host Scott Russell. In fact, it could be that this nation gathers people together instead of driving them apart. more »