The Senators crush the Red Wings, updates on David Clarkson, Jannik Hansen, Sean Monahan and Mark Arcobello, plus the latest on the Canadiens and Jets.
OTTAWA CITIZEN: Jason Spezza and Bobby Ryan each scored twice as the Senators crushed the Detroit Red Wings and former Senators captain Daniel Alfredsson 6-1. Alfredsson was held scoreless in the game.
TORONTO SUN: Suspended Maple Leafs winger David Clarkson returns to action on Friday against the Columbus Blue Jackets. Clarkson received a ten-game suspension for leaving the bench during a preseason brawl between the Leafs and Buffalo Sabres.
VANCOUVER SUN:Ailing Canucks winger Jannik Hansen has returned to Vancouver for evaluation on an upper-body injury suffered during Tuesday’s game against the NY Islanders.
CALGARY HERALD: The Flames decided not to return young center Sean Monahan to his junior club.
SPECTOR’S NOTE: As the article indicates, they kept him for all the right reasons, not the least being Monahan earned his shot.
EDMONTON SUN: Oilers rookie Mark Arcobello is a surprise early season leader in league assists and rookie scoring.
MONTREAL GAZETTE: The Canadiens have demoted Jarred Tinordi.
WINNIPEG SUN: The Jets hopes to find more consistency as they embark on a four-game road trip.