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  • 1. 

    Which Ottawa Senator defenseman scored in double overtime to beat Buffalo in Game 2 of the 2007 Stanley Cup Semifinals?

    • A.

      Anton Volchenkov

    • B.

      Chris Phillips

    • C.

      Andrej Meszaros

    • D.

      Joe Corvo

    Correct Answer
    D. Joe Corvo
    Explanation
    Joe Corvo is the correct answer because he scored in double overtime to beat Buffalo in Game 2 of the 2007 Stanley Cup Semifinals.

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  • 2. 

    Who was the only NHL player the Ottawa Senators received from Chicago in trading them Martin Havlat and Brian Smolinski?

    • A.

      Tom Preissing

    • B.

      Patrick Eaves

    • C.

      Oleg Saprykin

    • D.

      Martin Gerber

    Correct Answer
    A. Tom Preissing
    Explanation
    Tom Preissing was the only NHL player that the Ottawa Senators received from Chicago in exchange for Martin Havlat and Brian Smolinski.

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  • 3. 

    Who was the first Ottawa Senator to score 50 goals in a season?

    • A.

      Alexei Yashin

    • B.

      Daniel Alfredsson

    • C.

      Dany Heatley

    • D.

      Marian Hossa

    Correct Answer
    C. Dany Heatley
    Explanation
    Dany Heatley was the first Ottawa Senator to score 50 goals in a season. This accomplishment is significant because it demonstrates Heatley's exceptional goal-scoring ability and his impact on the team's offensive success. Heatley's achievement may have also set a benchmark for future players and contributed to the team's overall success during that season.

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  • 4. 

    Which Ottawa Senator set a franchise record by posting 4 assists in a period in 2006?

    • A.

      Chris Phillips

    • B.

      Jason Spezza

    • C.

      Dany Heatley

    • D.

      Daniel Alfredsson

    Correct Answer
    B. Jason Spezza
    Explanation
    Jason Spezza set a franchise record for the Ottawa Senators by posting 4 assists in a period in 2006.

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  • 5. 

    How many Europeans had captained a team to the Stanley Cup Finals before Daniel Alfredsson with the Ottawa Senators?

    • A.

      One

    • B.

      None

    • C.

      Three

    • D.

      Two

    Correct Answer
    B. None
    Explanation
    Before Daniel Alfredsson with the Ottawa Senators, no European player had captained a team to the Stanley Cup Finals. This means that no European player had led their team to the final round of the Stanley Cup playoffs as the team's captain.

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  • 6. 

    The 2006-07 season ended a string of how many consecutive years Wade Redden led Ottawa Senators defensemen in scoring?

    • A.

      6

    • B.

      4

    • C.

      5

    • D.

      8

    Correct Answer
    A. 6
    Explanation
    For six consecutive years, Wade Redden led the Ottawa Senators defensemen in scoring, making him the top-scoring defenseman for the team. This means that from the 2000-2001 season to the 2005-2006 season, Redden consistently outperformed his fellow defensemen in terms of offensive production. However, the streak ended in the 2006-2007 season, marking the end of his dominance in this category.

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  • 7. 

    Which Ottawa Senator shared the 2006 NHL Plus/Minus Award with a +35?

    • A.

      Zdeno Chara

    • B.

      Dany Heatley

    • C.

      Daniel Alfredsson

    • D.

      Wade Redden

    Correct Answer
    D. Wade Redden
    Explanation
    Wade Redden is the correct answer because he shared the 2006 NHL Plus/Minus Award with a +35. This award is given to the player who has the highest plus/minus rating, which is calculated by subtracting the number of goals scored against their team while they are on the ice from the number of goals scored by their team while they are on the ice. Therefore, Redden had a +35 rating in the 2006 season, making him one of the top players in terms of defensive play and offensive contributions.

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  • 8. 

    Where did the expansion Ottawa Senators begin playing their home games?

    • A.

      The Paladium

    • B.

      Scotiabank Place

    • C.

      The Corel Centre

    • D.

      Ottawa Civic Centre

    Correct Answer
    D. Ottawa Civic Centre
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Ottawa Civic Centre. The expansion Ottawa Senators began playing their home games at the Ottawa Civic Centre.

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  • 9. 

    Who was the only Ottawa Senator to play in their first-ever playoff game and first-ever Stanley Cup Finals?

    • A.

      Wade Redden

    • B.

      Daniel Alfredsson

    • C.

      Shawn McEachern

    • D.

      Chris Phillips

    Correct Answer
    B. Daniel Alfredsson
    Explanation
    Daniel Alfredsson was the only Ottawa Senator to play in their first-ever playoff game and first-ever Stanley Cup Finals. This means that out of the four options given, Alfredsson is the only player who was a part of both historic moments for the Ottawa Senators.

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  • 10. 

    Who was the highest-scoring defenseman for the Ottawa Senators in the 2007 NHL Playoffs with 10 points?

    • A.

      Joe Corvo

    • B.

      Tom Preissing

    • C.

      Chris Phillips

    • D.

      Wade Redden

    Correct Answer
    D. Wade Redden
    Explanation
    Wade Redden was the highest-scoring defenseman for the Ottawa Senators in the 2007 NHL Playoffs with 10 points.

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  • 11. 

    The 2007 NHL Playoffs with the Ottawa Senators marked how many times in four years that Matin Gerber was in the Stanley Cup Finals?

    • A.

      Two

    • B.

      Three

    • C.

      One

    • D.

      Four

    Correct Answer
    B. Three
    Explanation
    Martin Gerber was in the Stanley Cup Finals three times in four years during the 2007 NHL Playoffs with the Ottawa Senators.

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  • 12. 

    Who did the Ottawa Senators beat 4-3 in overtime in their 2007-08 season opener?

    • A.

      New York Rangers

    • B.

      Boston Bruins

    • C.

      Montreal Canadiens

    • D.

      Toronto Maple Leafs

    Correct Answer
    D. Toronto Maple Leafs
    Explanation
    The Ottawa Senators beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 4-3 in overtime in their 2007-08 season opener.

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  • 13. 

    What team defeated the Ottawa Senators in seven games in a 1997 playoff series?

    • A.

      Washington Capitals

    • B.

      New Jersey Devils

    • C.

      Buffalo Sabres

    • D.

      Toronto Maple Leafs

    Correct Answer
    C. Buffalo Sabres
    Explanation
    The Buffalo Sabres defeated the Ottawa Senators in seven games in a 1997 playoff series.

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  • 14. 

    What award did Dany Heatley win after the 2001-02 season?

    • A.

      Vezina Trophy

    • B.

      Lady Byng Memorial Trophy

    • C.

      Calder Memorial Trophy

    • D.

      Conn Smythe Trophy

    Correct Answer
    C. Calder Memorial Trophy
    Explanation
    Dany Heatley won the Calder Memorial Trophy after the 2001-02 season. The Calder Trophy is awarded to the rookie of the year in the National Hockey League (NHL). Heatley had an outstanding rookie season, scoring 26 goals and 41 assists for a total of 67 points. He played for the Atlanta Thrashers during that season and made a significant impact on the team. Heatley's performance earned him the prestigious Calder Trophy recognition.

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  • 15. 

    Antoine Vermette first had 50 points for the Ottawa Senators in which season?

    • A.

      2006-07

    • B.

      2001-02

    • C.

      2007-08

    • D.

      2005-06

    Correct Answer
    C. 2007-08
    Explanation
    Antoine Vermette first had 50 points for the Ottawa Senators in the 2007-08 season.

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