2012 NHL All-Star Game
Favourite seasons aren't always about witnessing championships; sometimes they are about witnessing singular greatness. The 2011-12 season is now a part of Sens lore, one to look back fondly on, one future Sens fans will wish they could remember.
Paul MacLean credits his success in Ottawa primarily to two factors: Trust from his players, and a prize-worthy moustache.
From start to finish, the faithful in Ottawa made it abundantly clear how they felt about the presence of several of the best Toronto Maple Leafs coming into the city for the All-Star Game festivities: The booing started mercilessly during the Fantasy Draft, and continued through the Skills Competition and the game itself. It was no surprise, though, and the players were able to have a bit of fun with it.
A recap of the NHL All-Star game from a fan's point of view.
A recap of the best event of the NHL's Fan Fair at the Ottawa Convention Center.
On Friday afternoon, Jason Spezza expressed a hope that the NHL and NHLPA could reach an agreement on a new CBA soon--but also said that the players weren't interested in making more concessions during the upcoming negotiations.
2012 Scotiabank NHL Fan Fair schedule of events for Saturday, January 28, 2012
Former Ottawa Senators forward Marian Hossa is back in town for the 2012 NHL All-Star Game. On Friday, he looked back at teams of the past with fondness.
A look at some of the events taking place at the Fan Fair over the course of Friday, Jan. 27, 2012
The results of the 2012 NHL All-Star Fantasy Draft between Team Alfredsson and Team Chara.