Mika Zibanejad C OTT 5 Months

Mika Zibanejad will not play again this season.

He sustained an injury in Thursday's game against the Devils and was taken to hospital. We don't know the nature of the injury but we do know he has been ruled out of the Senators' final two games of the season. We like Zibanejad as a late round speculation for next season.

Mika Zibanejad C OTT 5 Months

Mika Zibanejad left Thursday's shootout win over New Jersey after logging just 8:22 of ice time.

He was taken to hospital for "precautionary reasons," according to coach Paul MacLean. The Ottawa bench boss provided this report after the game: "I have no idea what's .. what it's all about, but it was for purely precautionary reasons, that they couldn't do stuff here that they could do there." Zibanejad contributed an assist on Mike Hoffman's goal in the second period before was forced to exit the contest.

Mika Zibanejad C OTT 5 Months

Mika Zibenejad scored a goal in Ottawa's 2-1 shootout victory over Carolina Monday night.

Zibanejad took Jason Spezza's place at center between Ales Hemsky and left wing Milan Michalek and Zibanejad was able to score when puck went in off his skate. He now has 14 goals and 15 assists in 64 games this season.

Mika Zibanejad C OTT 5 Months

Mika Zibanejad was back in the Ottawa lineup against the Blackhawks Friday night.

He had been sidelined with an upper-body injury but was able to suit up against the Hawks. That said, Zibanejad didn't do much with his 12:08 of playing time Friday night.

Mika Zibanejad C OTT 5 Months

Mika Zibanejad (upper body) will probably play on Friday.

Zibanejad's availability isn't likely to be confirmed until the pregame warmup though. He wasn't able to play on Tuesday.

Mika Zibanejad C OTT 5 Months

Mika Zibanejad (upper body) could be back in the lineup on Friday night against Chicago.

He practiced on Thursday and may get back into the fold if everything goes well in Friday's morning skate. Zibanejad didn't play on Tuesday after he was hurt on Monday.

Mika Zibanejad C OTT 5 Months

Mika Zibanejad is dealing with an upper-body injury.

Zibanejad will miss Tuesday's game as a result. He has 13 goals and 27 points in 61 contests in 2013-14.

Mika Zibanejad C OTT 5 Months

Mika Zibanejad scored a goal for Ottawa in Tuesday's 8-4 loss to the New York Rangers.

With his power play marker, Zibanejad has registered 13 goals on the season, but hasn't been the offensive dynamo we thought we would see this season. Bobby Ryan, Mike Hoffman and Milan Michalek also contributed goals for the Senators in the loss.

Mika Zibanejad C OTT 5 Months

Mika Zibanejad scored the Senators' lone goal in their 3-1 loss on Sunday.

It was Zibanejad's first marker since Jan. 25, but came just days after he registered a 106.0 mph slap shot during Ottawa's skills competition. He has 12 goals and 26 points in 57 games this season.

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Mika Zibanejad registered a slap shot of 106.0 mph in Ottawa's team skills competition on Wednesday night.

"I kind of surprised myself and, for sure, I didn't expect this," hes said. "It feels really good right now." Nashville's Mike Fisher had Ottawa's previous franchise record with a blast of 105.0 mph. Now, fantasy owners and the Senators will be looking for Zibanejad to showcase that powerful shot of his against opposition goaltenders. He hasn't scored a goal since Jan. 25 and he's gone without a point in his last five matches.