Ottawa Senators (1917-1920)

The modern day Ottawa Senators have had some respectable seasons and iced some star players in their 24-year history, but they're still a far cry from the dominant Ottawa Senators the NHL saw in it's baby years. The Senators superstars at every single position during the first three years of the NHL's existence and rightly … Continue reading Ottawa Senators (1917-1920)


Clint Benedict

Quick, who was the first goaltender to wear a mask in an NHL game? If you answered Jacques Plante, you'd be wrong. While Plante popularized the mask, it was Clint Benedict who first tried it out in the NHL near the end of his career. Benedict was born in 1892 in Ottawa and would stay … Continue reading Clint Benedict