Milan Michalek LW OTT 8 Months

Milan Michalek has enjoyed a late-season surge to end what has been a disappointing year.

He has tallied seven goals and 14 points in his past 19 games. Michalek has been clicking with Jason Spezza and Ales Hemsky. He has 17 goals, 39 points and a minus-23 rating in 79 matches this year. He is eligible for unrestricted free agency in the summer.

Milan Michalek LW OTT 8 Months

Milan Michalek was the only Ottawa goal scorer Wednesday as the team dropped a 2-1 decision to the New York Islanders.

Michalek has now scored four times in his last four games to give him 17 on the year, but it's likely a case of "too little, too late" for his fantasy owners, who probably decided to move on earlier in the season. Chris Neil and Patrick Wiercioch drew assists on the goal.

Milan Michalek LW OTT 8 Months

Milan Michalek recorded a pair of goals in Sunday's 6-3 victory over Calgary.

The Senators have one game left to play this month, but it's been a successful March for Michalek. He has six goals and six assists in his last 14 contests. Michalek has produced just 16 goals and 37 points in 74 games this season.

Milan Michalek LW OTT 8 Months

Milan Michalek picked up a goal and a helper in Thursday's loss to the Tampa Bay Lightning.

It's largely been a forgettable season for Michalek, but he's been better of late with six goals and five assists in his past 13 outings. He has 33 points in 69 matches this campaign.

Milan Michalek LW OTT 9 Months

Milan Michalek isn't concerned that he could be dealt at the NHL trade deadline.

"I'm not really nervous," Michalek said. "It's on my mind, but, if I get traded, I can't really do anything about it. I know I'm not having a great season, so that's possible." Michalek, who can become an unrestricted free agent this summer, has notched just 10 goals and 25 points in 59 games this season.

Milan Michalek LW OTT 10 Months

Milan Michalek scored a pair of goals Thursday to lift the Senators to a 3-2 win over Buffalo.

What has been a disappointing season for Michalek has improved marginally over the past two games, as the winger has recorded three goals in that span. Erik Karlsson also potted his 15th goal in the Senators victory.

Milan Michalek LW OTT 10 Months

Milan Michalek found the back of the net in Tuesday's 5-4 shootout win against St. Louis.

He ended a 13-game goal drought with this eighth marker of the 2013-14 campaign. Michalek has struggled mightily this season, with just 23 points and a minus-21 rating in 57 games.

Milan Michalek LW OTT 11 Months

Milan Michalek was thrilled to be named to the Czech Republic's roster for the Winter Olympics.

"It was great, I was really excited, especially because I'm not having a really good season, so I'm happy to be on the team," he said. "I talked to the (Czech) coach three times this year and he said I'm going to be on the team, so I knew it before, but it's still good to hear it." Michalek has registered seven goals, 19 points and a minus-17 rating in 44 games, but his experience in international play likely played a role in giving him the nod for Sochi.

Milan Michalek LW OTT 11 Months

Milan Michalek recorded a power play goal for the Senators in a 5-2 loss to New Jersey on Wednesday night.

The goal was his sixth of the campaign and just third in 15 games. The streaky scorer could use a hot stretch right about now. Colin Greening also contributed his third goal of the season in the loss.

Milan Michalek LW OTT 12 Months

The Ottawa Senators (and fantasy owners) would like to see more of the Milan Michalek who was active in the team's 2-1 shootout loss to the Buffalo Sabres on Tuesday.

Michalek had Ottawa's only goal and fired five SOG. He's had two one-SOG nights sandwiched in between two five-SOG nights. If he can send more pucks on net more often, he could be closer to the sniper who paid off nicely for Ottawa in the past.