Anderson allowed four goals on 31 shots in the Senators 4-3 loss to the Maple Leafs last night. Despite the loss, Anderson will go again tonight vs. the Panthers. In his first two starts against Florida, Anderson has gone 1-1-0 with a 1.52 GAA and .961 SV%.
MacArthur (concussion) will be back in the lineup on Saturday.
MacArthur will play in his first game since February 16th tonight against his former team in Toronto. MacArthur will skate on the top-line with Kyle Turris and Mark Stone. Mac has 26 points (13G / 13A) in 53 games this season.
Anderson will make his first start since March 10th, when he re-aggravated his hand injury. He enters play at 14-12-7 with a 2.44 GAA and .925 SV% in 33 starts this season. Tonight he draws a stellar matchup against a Maple Leafs team who have been the worst team in the NHL for months. Anderson is 8-6-2 with a 2.72 GAA and .920 SV% in his career vs. much better Leafs teams.
Anderson was the first goalie off of the ice for the Senators.
Anderson will make his first start since March 10th, when he re-aggregated his hand injury. He enters play at 14-12-7 with a 2.44 GAA and .925 SV% in 33 starts this season. Tonight he draws a stellar matchup against a Maple Leafs team who have been the worst team in the NHL for months. Anderson is 8-6-2 with a 2.72 GAA and .920 SV% in his career vs. much better Leafs teams.
Hammond (undisclosed) is not on the ice for the Senators morning skate.
Hammond was reportedly battling an injury prior to his last start, but he played through it. With Craig Anderson back, Hammond will be held out of tonight’s game in Toronto. There is no word whether or not he will dress as the backup.
Anderson (hand) will travel with the team to Toronto; no word if he will play.
Anderson has missed the last eight games but he says he is feeling good. He will travel with the team, but the Senators have not announced whether Anderson will dress as a starter or a backup, or if he will even dress at all.
Hammond allowed two goals on 31 shots in the Senators win over the Sharks on Tuesday. We’ll just keep updating his outrageous numbers…Hammond is now 14-0-1 with a 1.67 GAA and .946 SV% since being recalled. Despite being nearly unbeatable, he draws a tough matchup tonight against a Rangers team who have won seven of their last nine.
MacArthur (concussion) could be ready to return this weekend.
MacArthur has been sidelined with a concussion since February 16th, but he could be back in the lineup during the Senators back-to-back on Saturday or Sunday. MacArthur should provide a nice boost to a Senators team that is rolling right now.
Anderson (hand) could be ready to play this weekend.
Anderson has missed the last seven games after re-aggravating a hand injury. His absence has not mattered that much because of the emergence of Andrew Hammond. The Senators have a back-to-back this weekend, so there is a chance that Anderson could draw one of those two starts.