Condon stopped all 42 shots that he faced in the Senators’ shutout win in Columbus on Thursday. Condon has won four of his last five starts while posting a 2.42 GAA, .925 SV% and one shutout. That one loss came against the Maple Leafs, who he’ll face again tonight—that evening he allowed four goals on 27 shots in a 4-2 loss.
MacArthur (concussion) will not play for the rest of the season.
MacArthur has been skating almost every day and was hoping to be cleared to return this morning. The Senators said they followed all the league protocols and the doctors did not clear him despite him being symptom-free.
Anderson (personal) is expected to return full-time in late-January/early-February.
Anderson has not been with the Senators since December 5th,but he is expected to be back with the team in the next few weeks and is expected to stay with the team through the remainder of the season. Mike Condon has filled in admirably while Anderson was away, but the 35-year-old will return to the crease with a 12-6-1 with a 2.46 GAA and .924 SV%.
Claesson will be in the Senators lineup on Thursday.
Claesson has been a healthy scratch for the last four games, but will get back into the lineup tonight in Columbus. Claesson will replace someone who is sick, but the Senators would not reveal who that defenseman is. Claesson has no points and has averaged 10:27 TOI in eight games this season.
Condon allowed four goals on 23 shots in the Senators’ win in St. Louis on Tuesday. Condon has won three of his last four starts despite posting a 3.03 GAA and .898 SV%. Tonight he will take on a Blue Jackets team that sits atop the NHL standings and comes in on a three-game winning streak. Condon is 5-4-0 with a 2.93 GAA and .894 SV% on the road.
The Senators sent Matt O’Connor to Binghamton (AHL) on Sunday.
O’Connor served as Mike Condon’s backup since December 20th when he was recalled, but they’ve sent him back to Binghamton so he can get some games in. O’Connor is 8-10-0 with a 2.86 GAA and .898 SV% with Binghamton this season.
The Senators recalled Chris Driedger from Binghamton (AHL) on Sunday.
Driedger has gone 8-6-1 with a 2.74 GAA and .909 SV% in 16 games with Binghamton this season. The 22-year-old has also appeared in one NHL game and two ECHL games this season. He comes up so Matt O’Connor can get some playing time with Binghamton.
Condon allowed four goals on 27 shots in the Senators loss to the Maple Leafs on Saturday. Condon has gone 2-3-0 with a 2.24 GAA and .923 SV% in January and tonight he will make his 19th straight start in St. Louis. Condon has yet to face the Blues this season, but has gone 4-4-0 with a 2.79 GAA and .901 SV% on the road.
Condon allowed three goals on 38 shots in the Senators win over the Oilers on Sunday. The win snapped a four-game losing streak for Condon, who will start again tonight vs. the Penguins. The 26-year-old draws a tough matchup, but has gone 5-2-3 with a 1.97 GAA and .932 SV% at the Canadian Tire Centre.
Ryan (undisclosed) will return to the Senators lineup on Sunday.
Ryan missed yesterday’s game with an undisclosed injury, but will play tonight vs. the Oilers. Ryan hasn’t had the best season to date, collecting just 14 points (7G / 7A) in 32 games thus far. Expect him to be back on the top line with Kyle Turris and Ryan Dzingel.
Condon allowed one goal on 20 shots in the Senators’ loss to the Capitals last night. Condon has lost four straight starts while allowing four, three, two and one goal and posting a .901 SV%. He’ll try to get back on the winning path tonight vs. the Oilers—Condon is 4-2-3 with a 1.86 GAA and .933 SV% on home ice.
Condon allowed two goals on 28 shots in the Senators’ loss in Washington on New Year’s Day. Condon has lost three in a row while posting a 3.04 GAA and .889 SV% and tonight he faces the Capitals again. Condon is 4-1-3 with a 1.96 GAA and .932 SV% at the Canadian Tire Centre, but his matchup is rough and you should explore other options tonight.