Chris Phillips RUMORS & NEWS

  • Young teammates rave about Chris Phillips' career

    Ottawa Citizen "We played a little word association game Tuesday with Ottawa-born, Ottawa-bred defenceman Mark Borowiecki, who was a passionate Senators fan before becoming a Senators player himself. Who are the biggest names in franchise history? “Well, Alfie, Philly’s up there, for sure, and I would put..." February 04

  • Senators' Neil, Phillips wait and see on trade talks

    Ottawa Sun "Ottawa's two longest-serving Senators took different approaches Monday when asked to respond to comments made recently by GM Bryan Murray about their respective futures in the city. Murray suggested in media reports before the break that he would consider trading alternate captains Chris..." January 27

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    Wayne Scanlan @HockeyScanner

    Neil and Phillips in. Anderson starts. Greening out. Wiercioch out. #sens

  • Senators offer Phillips two-year contract extension "The Ottawa Senators have offered defenceman Chris Phillips a two-year contract extension. The two sides have still not agreed on a deal according to TSN Hockey Insider Pierre LeBrun. Phillips, 35, has appeared in 52 games with the Senators this season, scoring one goal and 12 assists. He..." March 05

  • Bruins explore deal for Chris Phillips "The Bruins are exploring trade talks with the Ottawa Senators to acquire 35-year-old defenseman Chris Phillips, according to a league source. Phillips is in the final season of a three-year deal worth $9.25 million and will be an unrestricted free agent this summer. According to TSN, the..." March 01

  • Sens captain Jason Spezza and alternate Chris Phillips will be out of action against Capitals

    Ottawa Sun "The Senators will have to soldier on without two of their leaders. Neither captain Jason Spezza or alternate Chris Phillips will be ready to suit up against Alex Ovechkin and the Washington Capitals Monday night at the Canadian Tire Centre. While Phillips' foot is still hurting after..." December 30

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    David Amber @DavidAmber

    #Sens Captain Jason Spezza OUT tonight LBI and Chris Phillips also OUT tonight- left foot. @hockeynight

  • Phillips a question mark against Flyers Tuesday

    Ottawa Citizen "Chris Phillips could be missing from the Ottawa Senators lineup Tuesday against the Philadelphia Flyers. The veteran defenceman and Senators assistant captain is nursing a minor injury and coach Paul MacLean said Tuesday morning that it will be a “game time” decision on whether he suits up..." November 12

  • Forgotten Phillips has ‘old man strength’

    Ottawa Citizen "Not once but twice Chris Phillips sends Kyle Turris crashing to the ice during one-on-one practice battles. These are net-drive drills with the forwards demanding space in the crease and the defencemen yielding none. Now Turris is no slouch as a player. As the Senators No. 2 centre Turris..." October 02

  • Phillips says he would gladly wear the captain’s ‘C’ for the Senators

    Ottawa Citizen "Chris Phillips is not the type of guy who would campaign for the captaincy of the Ottawa Senators by walking around with a “Vote For Me” sign. It’s not his style to be a self-promoter. At the same time Phillips won’t try to stickhandle around the question: If he’s asked to be the team’s..." August 25

  • Ottawa Senators defencemen Chris Phillips gets physical

    Ottawa Sun "Chris Phillips wasn't acting his age. The Senators defenceman celebrated his 35th birthday Saturday early by spending 19 minutes in the penalty box Friday night after getting in a fight with Rangers winger Michael Haley. It was only the sixth fight of Phillips' career, but he felt he had to..." March 10