Colin Greening C OTT Jun 20 '79

Colin Greening has signed a three-year contract extension with the Ottawa Senators.

His new deal carries an average annual value of $2.65 million. Greening had eight goals and 19 points in 47 games last season with the Sens.

Colin Greening C OTT Mar 02 '79

Colin Greening is using his big frame and speed to success against Pittsburgh in the second round of the playoffs.

He has scored a goal in each of his past three games versus the Penguins going into Wednesday night's match-up. "If my skating is on, everything else falls into place," Greening said. "I want to pride myself on being a player that can play in the playoffs." Greening, Erik Condra and Jean-Gabriel Pageau has arguably been Ottawa's best line in the series so far.

Colin Greening C OTT Feb 28 '79

Colin Greening's overtime goal was the difference for Ottawa in a 2-1 victory over the Penguins in Game Three of their second round playoff series.

Playing in front of their home crowd for the first time in the series, the Sens avoided the dreaded 0-3 series deficit with the victory. Daniel Alfredsson's goal with 30 seconds remaining in regulation tied the score and forced the extra time.

Colin Greening C OTT Feb 23 '79

Colin Greening was Ottawa's only goal scorer in a 4-1 loss to Pittsburgh in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals Tuesday night.

Erik Condra and Jared Cowen picked up assists on Greening's first marker of the postseason. Greening didn't have a point against Montreal in five games during the opening round. Cory Conacher ended up with four penalty minutes, while Mika Zibanejad, Milan Michalek and Marc Methot led the Senators with four shots on goal apiece.

Colin Greening C OTT Jan 21 '79

Colin Greening scored the game-winning goal in Ottawa's 3-1 victory Thursday night.

Zack Smith and Daniel Alfredsson each scored a goal for the Senators. Marc Methot, Patrick Wiercioch, Jean-Gabriel Pageau, and Eric Gryba each registered an assist Thursday.

Colin Greening C OTT Jan 12 '79

Colin Greening potted his seventh goal of the year in a 3-2 loss to Boston Tuesday night.

He has scored in three of his past four games. Ottawa defenseman Andre Benoit had the team's other marker in the defeat.

Colin Greening C OTT Jan 04 '79

Colin Greening snapped an eight-game goalless drought with his fifth goal of the season Monday night.

He has picked up two points and a plus-4 rating in his past two games. Greening has 13 points and 80 hits over 32 matches this year.

Colin Greening C OTT Dec 01 '78

Colin Greening tallied a power-play goal for Ottawa in a 3-1 win against the Islanders Tuesday night.

Greening displayed some flashes of scoring ability last season, but he hasn't been able to produce much in the shortened season. He has two goals and five points in 16 games so far. Dave Dziurzynski and Andre Benoit, whose first NHL goal was the game winner, also found the back of the net for the Senators.

Colin Greening C OTT Nov 26 '78

Colin Greening will be a healthy scratch on Saturday versus the Toronto Maple Leafs.

"I'm quite frustrated with the way I'm playing and I have to try and get out of this and get back in the lineup," said Greening. "Sometimes, it's just the coaching staff and upper management trying to send a message to you and open your eyes. So, I will take it for what it is and try to take it as a positive and work my way back into the lineup." Greening has gone seven straight games without a point.

Colin Greening C OTT Nov 08 '78

Colin Greening scored his first goal of the season in a 2-1 shootout loss to Pittsburgh Sunday evening.

Greening was bumped up to the Senators top line playing alongside Jason Spezza and Milan Michalek and the move paid immediate dividends for him. Consider Greening in deeper leagues for as long as he enjoys this premium ice time.