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Ottawa Senators (Hockey team)

LC control no.n 93119425
Descriptive conventionsrda
Corporate name headingOttawa Senators (Hockey team)
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Variant(s)Sénateurs d'Ottawa (Hockey team)
Ottawa Senators Hockey Club
Sens (Hockey team)
Biography/History noteThe Ottawa Senators (the "Sens") are an NHL expansion team that began playing in the Atlantic Division of the Eastern Conference in 1992.
Beginning date1992
LocatedOttawa (Ont.)
Field of activityHockey
AffiliationNational Hockey League
Canadian Tire Centre
Found inMacGregor, R. Ottawa Senators, 1994: CIP galley (expansion hockey team est. before 1992-93 season)
Wikipedia, viewed on September 23, 2020 (Ottawa Senators; French: Sénateurs d'Ottawa; officially Ottawa Senators Hockey Club; professional ice hockey team; based in Ottawa; National Hockey League member of Atlantic Division of the Eastern Conference; founded and established by Bruce Firestone; began playing in the 1992-93 season; current team owner is Eugene Melnyk; 2nd NHL team to use Ottawa Senators name)
NHL website, viewed on September 23, 2020: A brief history: Ottawa Senators (first incarnation of the Ottawa Senators were one of the founding members of the NHL, winning 11 Stanley Cups; when NHL expanded to United States, financial hardship forced the Senators to move to St. Louis where they changed their name to the Eagles; team folded after 1 year; Senators rejoined the NHL in 1992 as part of NHL expansion)
Canadian Encyclopedia website, viewed on September 23, 2020: Ottawa Senators (professional ice hockey team in the National Hockey League; based in Ottawa, Ontario; play at Canadian Tire Centre; modern Senators were founded in 1990 but began playing in 1992; team colours: red, black, gold; 2nd team to play under name; original team (1883-1934) were officially named the Ottawa Hockey Club but were known as the Senators from around 1908)
LAC internal file, September 23, 2020 (access point: Ottawa Senators (Hockey team); variants: Sénateurs d'Ottawa (Équipe de hockey), Ottawa Senators, Ottawa Senators Hockey Club, Sens (Hockey team); professional ice hockey team; based in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada; members of the Atlantic Division of the Eastern Conference of the National Hockey League (NHL))
Equivalent(s)Sénateurs d'Ottawa (Équipe de hockey)
National bib agency no.0062F6958E
Associated languageeng fre
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