Senators Gameday

DON BRENNAN -- Ottawa Sun

, Last Updated: 8:34 AM ET

ARENA: Scotiabank Place, 7:30 p.m.

TV: Sportsnet. Radio: Team 1200 AM, Star 96 FM (Pembroke), 1220 AM (Cornwall), KIX 102.7 FM (Kingston) and CJRC 1150 AM.

KEEP AN EYE ON ...

12 BRIAN ROLSTON LW

AGE: 33 HT: 6-foot-2 WT: 212 lbs.

2006-07 STATS: 19 GP 11 G 7 A 18 PTS 12 PIMs

THE SKINNY: Leads the Wild in points, game-winning goals (3) and shots on goal (84) ... Also the team co-leader in power play goals (3) and shorthanded goals (1) ... Has also played for New Jersey, Colorado and Boston in a 12-season career ... Has 235 goals and 294 assists in 837 regular-season games ... Has 10 goals, 12 assists and eight PIMs in 41 career games vs. the Senators ... Last season, registered a personal high and Wild franchise record 79 points ... A native of Flint, Mich., he grew up an Edmonton Oilers fan and idolizing Mark Messier.

BLACK AND BLUE REPORT

WILD: LW Marian Gaborik (groin), has been limited to seven games this season and remains sidelined indefinitely ... LW Derek Boogaard (leg), is out indefinitely.

SENATORS: D Wade Redden (groin), has missed the last four games but is skating and is day-to-day.

NOTEWORTHY

A shootout loss against Colorado Saturday ended a string of nine straight shootout wins for the Wild ... Despite going 2-for-9 Saturday, the Senators still have the worst home power play numbers in the league, having converted only 6-of-57 opportunities for a 10.5% efficiency ... Chris Neil leads the NHL with 73 hits ... Wild G Manny Fernandez has struggled of late, allowing nine goals in his last two starts. Nicklas Backstrom made 30 saves in the 2-1 loss to Colorado ... At last update, about 2,000 tickets were still available for tonight's game. A Sport Chek Fan Night promotion means all tickets for this one are discounted by 40% ... Tonight is the Senators last home game until Nov. 30, when Jacques Martin and the Florida Panthers are in town ... Binghamton Senators G Jeff Glass turned 21 yesterday.


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