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Senators' Anton Forsberg: Stars in start
Forsberg made 35 saves on 36 shots in a 2-1 win over the Blue Jackets on Sunday.
Forsberg had not picked up a win over his last three starts, though he had allowed more than two goals in just one start over his last seven. The 29-year-old has been solid of late, but wins will be hard to come by as long as Ottawa continues to struggle.... See More ... See Less
Senators' Anton Forsberg: Tending twine Sunday
Forsberg will guard the cage Sunday in Columbus, per Bruce Garrioch of the Ottawa Sun.
Forsberg has posted a 6-6-1 record with a 3.17 GAA and a .907 save percentage over 15 appearances this season. The 29-year-old received the hook in his last outing and was pulled after stopping five of seven shots in a 6-4 loss to Pittsburgh on Thursday. The Blue Jackets have struggled in January, posting a 3-6-0 record while averaging 28.1 shots on goal per game through the month.... See More ... See Less
Senators' Anton Forsberg: Chased in first period
Forsberg was pulled after allowing two goals on seven shots in the first period of Thursday's 6-4 loss to the Penguins.
Forsberg appeared to be off his angle as Dominik Simon opened the scoring, and he coughed up a rebound to Evgeni Malkin a few minutes later. Those two gaffes were enough to earn him the early hook. With Matt Murray unavailable due to a non-COVID illness, Filip Gustavsson replaced Forsberg and stopped 23 of 26 shots.... See More ... See Less
Senators' Anton Forsberg: Starting in Pittsburgh
Forsberg will guard the road cage during Thursday's matchup with the Penguins.
Forsberg was sharp in his last start Tuesday against the Sabres, turning aside 29 of 31 shots, but he was ultimately stuck with his seventh loss of the season due to a lack of goal support from his teammates. The 29-year-old backstop will try to snap his personal three-game losing streak in a road matchup with a Pittsburgh team that's won three of its last four contests.... See More ... See Less
Senators' Anton Forsberg: Facing Sabres on Tuesday
Forsberg is starting Tuesday's game against visiting Buffalo, Bruce Garrioch of the Ottawa Sun reports.
Forsberg has not appeared in an NHL contest since he cleared the NHL's COVID-19 protocols on Jan. 8. The 29-year-old has gone 6-5-1 with a 3.16 GAA and a .908 save percentage over 13 appearances this season. On the road in 2021-22, Buffalo has gone 5-9-4 and averages 26.72 shots on goal per game.... See More ... See Less
Senators' Anton Forsberg: Takes loss
Forsberg made 29 saves on 31 shots in a 3-1 loss to the Sabres on Tuesday.
Forsberg had not played since Jan. 8 (COVID-19) but held his own against Buffalo. The netminder had won five of his last seven starts before missing time and has compiled a 6-6-1 record on the season.... See More ... See Less
Senators' Anton Forsberg: Clears protocols
Forsberg cleared COVID-19 protocols and returned to practice Saturday.
The 29-year-old goalie had been in virus protocols since Dec. 27. Forsberg, who has a 3.16 GAA and .908 save percentage in 13 games this season, figures to share goaltending duties with Filip Gustavsson going forward.... See More ... See Less
Senators' Anton Forsberg: In COVID-19 protocols
The Senators placed Forsberg in COVID-19 protocols Monday.
When Forsberg rejoins the team will depend on his symptoms and test results. The 29-year-old has posted a 3.16 GAA and .908 save percentage in 13 games this season.... See More ... See Less
Senators' Anton Forsberg: Another game postponed
Forsberg and the Senators won't face Boston on Wednesday due to COVID-19 postponements.
Ottawa's next game is scheduled for Friday against the Penguins. Forsberg is 6-5-1 with a 3.16 GAA through 13 games this season.... See More ... See Less
Senators' Anton Forsberg: No game Monday
Forsberg and the Senators will not play Washington on Monday due to COVID-19 postponements.
Ottawa is scheduled to play Boston on Wednesday and Pittsburgh next Friday, but those games could be in trouble due to the cross-border travel. Forsberg is 5-1-1 over his last seven outings with a .926 save percentage.... See More ... See Less
Senators' Anton Forsberg: Two more games called off
Forsberg and the Senators have had two more games postponed after the NHL suspended cross-border travel through the holiday break.
Forsberg and the Senators won't host the Blues on Tuesday or the Hurricanes on Thursday after this latest round of postponements. The 29-year-old goalie has emerged as the Senators' No. 1 option in net with a 6-5-1 record, a 3.16 GAA and a .908 save percentage in 13 games. The Senators' next game is scheduled for Dec. 27 versus the Capitals.... See More ... See Less
Senators' Anton Forsberg: Second straight loss
Forsberg made 34 saves Saturday in a 4-3 overtime loss to Philadelphia.
The Flyers took a quick 2-0 lead in the first, but Forsberg tightened his pads and let his mates get the team back in the game. After five consecutive wins, Forsberg has lost twice, once in regulation and once in overtime. Still, he's showing a combination of focus and skill that could make him a viable fantasy option, especially given the rash of games being postponed due to COVID protocols. A starting goalie is better than a goalie in purgatory.... See More ... See Less
Senators' Anton Forsberg: Guarding cage Saturday
Forsberg will protect the road goal Saturday versus the Flyers, Adam Kimelman of NHL.com reports.
Forsberg has gone 5-1-0 in six games during December, allowing 13 goals in that span. The Flyers aren't all that threatening on offense, so this is a solid matchup for Forsberg to bounce back from Thursday's 2-1 loss to the Lightning.... See More ... See Less
Senators' Anton Forsberg: Win streak ends at five
Forsberg made 25 saves in a 2-1 loss to the Lightning on Thursday.
Forsberg played a strong game but was beaten on a tip-in from the crease in the second period and a slapper on the power play in the third that he got part of with his glove. The loss snapped a five-game winning streak for Forsberg.... See More ... See Less
Senators' Anton Forsberg: Draws start Thursday
Forsberg will be stationed between the pipes for Thursday's game in Tampa Bay.
Forsberg enters Thursday's contest on a five-start winning streak. During this run, he's sporting a 2.16 GAA and a .933 save percentage. Still, he owns a lackluster 3.20 GAA and .908 save percentage through 11 appearances on the year. He posted a 25-save shutout against the Lightning on Dec. 11.... See More ... See Less
Senators' Anton Forsberg: Cruises to fifth straight win
Forsberg turned aside 33 shots in Tuesday's 8-2 win over the Panthers.
The score was 2-2 midway through the second period before the Senators' offense erupted, giving Forsberg all the cushion he could ask for. The 29-year-old has won five straight starts, posting a 2.16 GAA and .933 save percentage over that stretch as he seizes the No. 1 job for Ottawa.... See More ... See Less
Senators' Anton Forsberg: Tending twine Tuesday
Forsberg will guard the road cage Tuesday versus the Panthers, per the NHL media site.
Forsberg is coming off a 4-0 shutout win over the Lightning on Saturday, and he's seeking his fifth straight win. The Panthers remain one of the best teams in the league, so the Swede will again need to be sharp to keep his winning streak going.... See More ... See Less
Senators' Anton Forsberg: Blanks champs Saturday
Forsberg made 25 saves in Saturday's 4-0 win over the Lightning.
The Bolts' offense was sluggish in the afternoon contest but Forsberg wasn't, and the end result was an unlikely first career NHL shutout for the 29-year-old netminder. Despite this performance, he still carries a rough 3.34 GAA and .904 save percentage on the season, but Forsberg's four straight wins have moved him to the top of the depth chart for Ottawa, at least in the short term.... See More ... See Less
Senators' Anton Forsberg: Taking on Tampa Bay
Forsberg will guard the home goal during Saturday's matinee matchup with the Lightning, Bruce Garrioch of the Ottawa Sun reports.
Forsberg has been pretty solid recently, stringing together three straight wins while posting a decent .913 save percentage. The 29-year-old netminder will try to secure his fifth victory of the year in a rough home matchup with a red-hot Tampa Bay team that's won five straight contests.... See More ... See Less
Senators' Anton Forsberg: Downs Devils in shootout
Forsberg stopped 22 of 24 shots in Monday's 3-2 shootout win over the Devils.
Forsberg allowed goals to Damon Severson and Nathan Bastian in regulation, but he also made two of three saves in the shootout to earn the win. The 29-year-old goalie is building some momentum with three straight victories. He's now 4-4-0 with a 3.79 GAA and an .895 save percentage. The Senators finished a back-to-back set Tuesday versus the struggling Islanders, although it's more likely Filip Gustavsson gets that start.... See More ... See Less
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