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Senators' Artem Zub: Turns in strong performance
Zub delivered an assist to complement a plus-4 rating in Saturday's 7-4 win over the Lightning.
This was easily one of the best games for Zub all season, as he put an end to a 20-game point drought and was quite efficient in the high-scoring affair. The physical defenseman has three goals, seven assists, 63 blocked shots and 125 hits with two games to go.... See More ... See Less
Senators' Artem Zub: Two helpers Monday
Zub recorded a pair of assists in Monday's 6-2 win over the Red Wings.
Zub set up Brady Tkachuk's tally in the second period before adding a second helper on Thomas Chabot's goal in the final frame. Zub had logged just one point in his previous eight games since returning from an eight-game IR stint. The 27-year-old blueliner has three goals and six assists through 30 games this season. Zub is typically relied on to play a stay-at-home role alongside the more offensive-minded Chabot on Ottawa's top defensive pairing.... See More ... See Less
Senators' Artem Zub: Off injured reserve list
Zub (lower body) was taken off the injured reserve list Wednesday, per CapFriendly.
Zub hasn't played since Jan. 14 because of the injury. He has three goals and six points in 21 contests this season. The Senators won't play again until Feb. 11 against Edmonton, and it seems Zub will be available for that contest. That might lead to Nikita Zaitsev serving as a healthy scratch after being in the lineup for four straight games.... See More ... See Less
Senators' Artem Zub: Expected back after break
Zub (lower body) is expected to return after the All-Star break, TSN 1200 Ottawa reports.
Zub, who has been out since Jan. 14, won't be available to play Tuesday versus Montreal despite taking part in Monday's practice. He has accounted for six points, 22 shots on net, 23 blocks and 67 hits in 21 games this season. Ottawa returns to action Feb. 11 against Edmonton following the break.... See More ... See Less
Senators' Artem Zub: Placed on injured reserve list
Zub (lower body) was put on the injured reserve list Wednesday.
Zub last played Saturday and the move is retroactive to that date. He has three goals and six points in 21 contests this season. Jacob Bernard-Docker, who was called up Sunday and played Monday versus St. Louis, might remain in the lineup while Zub is unavailable.... See More ... See Less
Senators' Artem Zub: Sustains lower-body injury
Zub suffered a lower-body injury during Saturday's game against Colorado and won't return to the contest.
Zub had a shot and minus-2 rating in 13:30 of ice time before leaving the game. Before Saturday's action, he had three goals and six points in 20 contests while averaging 21:24 TOI. If Zub's unavailable for Monday's game versus St. Louis, then Nick Holden might play a bigger role.... See More ... See Less
Senators' Artem Zub: Won't play Monday
Zub (lower body) won't play Monday versus the Blues after sustaining an injury Saturday, Bruce Garrioch of the Ottawa Sun reports.
Zub's injury may be slightly worse than day-to-day since he's already been ruled out for the Senators' next contest. With the 27-year-old unavailable, Ottawa may need to call up a player from AHL Belleville to put together a full lineup.... See More ... See Less
Senators' Artem Zub: Deposits empty-netter
Zub scored an empty-net goal on two shots, added two hits and went plus-2 in Thursday's 5-3 win over the Coyotes.
Zub has collected a goal, an assist and a plus-3 rating over six contests since he returned from a fractured jaw. The 27-year-old typically doesn't put up big scoring numbers, so the offense is a pleasant surprise. He's at six points, 21 shots on net, 64 hits, 22 blocked shots and a plus-2 rating through 20 games this season.... See More ... See Less
Senators' Artem Zub: Ready to rock
Zub (jaw) will be back in the lineup Saturday against Detroit, TSN 1200 Ottawa reports.
Zub, who had been out since Dec. 2 with a fractured jaw, is expected to play alongside Thomas Chabot on the top pairing. The Senators returned Dillon Heatherington to AHL Belleville on Friday. Zub has produced four points, 15 shots on goal, 16 blocks and 52 hits in 14 games this season.... See More ... See Less
Senators' Artem Zub: Could play versus Detroit
Zub (jaw) won't play Thursday against the Capitals, but he could return to action Saturday versus the Red Wings "depending on what the doctors say," TSN 1200 Ottawareports.
Zub has been sidelined since Dec. 3 with a fractured jaw, but it appears his recovery is right on track -- he was initially given a 3-4 week timetable for his return. Another update on his status should surface prior to puck drop against Detroit.... See More ... See Less
Senators' Artem Zub: Awaiting another X-ray
Zub (jaw) will need to pass another X-ray exam before being cleared for contact, Bruce Garrioch of the Ottawa Sun reports Wednesday.
Zub has already missed the club's last 11 contests and appears set to miss at least a few more as he awaits medical clearance. In his last seven games before getting hurt, the defenseman notched one goal, nine shots and 25 hits while averaging 22:03 of ice time.... See More ... See Less
Senators' Artem Zub: Back on the ice
Zub (jaw) is back at practice Thursday, albeit in a non-contact jersey, according to Bruce Garrioch of the Ottawa Sun.
Zub suffered a small fracture in his jaw almost three weeks ago. He practiced wearing a full-face shield and could return to the lineup after the Christmas break. The 27-year-old defenseman has two goals and four points in 14 games. with 52 hits.... See More ... See Less
Senators' Artem Zub: Inks four-year extension
Zub (jaw) secured a four-year, $18.4 million contract extension with Ottawa on Wednesday.
Zub is still recovering from a fractured jaw and is not expected back until after the Holiday Break. Injuries have limited the 27-year-old defenseman to just 14 appearances this year in which he has generated two goals on 15 shots, two assists and 52 hits.... See More ... See Less
Senators' Artem Zub: Out 3-4 weeks
Zub is expected to be out 3-4 weeks after suffering a small fracture in his jaw, Claire Hanna of TSN reports.
Zub was hit in the face by the puck this past Friday against the Rangers. As a result, he didn't play Saturday versus the Sharks. Zub has averaged 22:01 of ice time this season, while contributing two goals, two assists, 16 blocks and 52 hits in 14 games. He has been placed on injured reserve, per the NHL media site.... See More ... See Less
Senators' Artem Zub: Unavailable Saturday
Zub (face) won't play Saturday against San Jose, TSN 1200 Ottawa reports.
Zub was struck in the face by the puck during the third period of Friday's game against the Rangers. He will be replaced in the lineup by Nick Holden. Zub has two goals, two assists, 16 blocks and 52 hits in 14 games this season.... See More ... See Less
Senators' Artem Zub: Scores second of season
Zub scored his second goal of the season Friday in a 5-1 win over Anaheim.
Zub has four points in 11 games this season. The goal was his first point in four games since returning from an upper-body injury that caused him to miss nine games.... See More ... See Less
Senators' Artem Zub: Will play Saturday
Zub (upper body) will return to the lineup Saturday against New Jersey, according to Ken Warren of the Ottawa Citizen.
Zub has missed nine games since getting hurt against the Wild on Oct. 27. He will line up with Erik Brannstrom on the Senators' second pairing. Zub has a goal and two assists in seven games this season.... See More ... See Less
Senators' Artem Zub: Clears injured reserve
Zub (upper body) was removed from injured reserve Friday, per CapFriendly.
Zub was expected to miss Saturday's tilt with the Devils but now it seems like he's ready to return from his nine-game absence. The 27-year-old blueliner scored three points in seven games prior to being injured. Nikita Zaitsev was reassigned to AHL Belleville to clear a roster spot.... See More ... See Less
Senators' Artem Zub: Will miss next two games
Zub (upper body) won't play on Wednesday against Buffalo or Saturday versus New Jersey, Bruce Garrioch of the Ottawa Sun reports.
The good news is that Zub will travel with the Senators on their upcoming road trip, which will begin Nov. 21 with a game against San Jose. Zub has a goal and three points in seven contests this season. He last played Oct. 27.... See More ... See Less
Senators' Artem Zub: Behind schedule
Zub (upper body) is behind schedule and likely won't return until the end of the week, TSN 1200 Ottawareports.
Zub has been out since Oct. 27 and remains on injured reserve. The Senators begin a three-game homestand Monday versus the Islanders.... See More ... See Less
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