<![CDATA[binghamtonsenators.com - Blogs]]> binghamtonsenators.com - Blogs http://binghamtonsenators.com/ Infinity Site Manager en-us Wed, 1 May 2013 12:33:00 Don’t Stop Believin’ Binghamton http://binghamtonsenators.com/news/blogs/?article_id=1662 The 2012-13 Binghamton Senators have been one of the most successful teams in the franchises 11 season history. The B-Sens franchise has only made it to the post season four times prior to this season and just one time since the 2004-05 campaign. Sun, 28 Apr 2013 09:09:00 "Focus" is key for the B-Sens playoff run http://binghamtonsenators.com/news/blogs/?article_id=1660 It has been 690 days since the Binghamton Senators raised the Calder Cup in Houston on June 7, 2011. Playoff hockey can once again call Binghamton home. The fourth seeded B-Sens, who for much of the season were in contention for the best record in the American Hockey League, are facing off in the first round of the 2013 Calder Cup playoffs against their East Division rival Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins who finished one spot back of Binghamton to grab the fifth seed in the Eastern Conference. Fri, 26 Apr 2013 13:31:00 Prepping for Penguins: B-Sens gear up for Round One http://binghamtonsenators.com/news/blogs/?article_id=1657 A first round Calder Cup playoff series against the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins is an all too familiar experience for the Binghamton Senators. After winning the East Division in the 2004-05 season, the B-Sens were set to play the Penguins in a seven game series that was expected to end quickly in Binghamton’s favor. Yet after a losing four consecutive games, one of which went into triple overtime, the B-Sens unexpectedly fell short in a playoff year that destined to be theirs. Thu, 25 Apr 2013 13:31:00 20 things you didn't know about Danny New http://binghamtonsenators.com/news/blogs/?article_id=1656 24 year-old B-Sens blueliner Danny New shares 20 things you didn’t already know about him. Fri, 5 Apr 2013 13:35:00 The Pesky Push http://binghamtonsenators.com/news/blogs/?article_id=1629 After a year hiatus, the Binghamton Senators are just one point away from punching their ticket to the Calder Cup playoffs. When you consider the amount of personnel changes this team has faced the past couple of months; seeing players like Jakob Silfverberg, Mika Zibanejad, and Andre Benoit go up to Ottawa, along with numerous call ups from Elmira hopping in and out of the line-up almost on a nightly basis. This team’s success and chemistry is admirable to say the least. Especially, when you consider how young and inexperienced this team is. Thu, 4 Apr 2013 10:44:00 From B-Sens to Big Sens http://binghamtonsenators.com/news/blogs/?article_id=1627 Transition isn’t always easy a thing. For athletes, transition is dealt with on a day-to-day basis from when they play, who they play, and where they play. One of the biggest adjustments the Binghamton Senators have to face is when they finally get the call to join their parent club up in Ottawa. Although the change is always a positive one that the B-Sens look forward to, it also has its challenges. Sat, 30 Mar 2013 11:58:00 Gettin’ Pesky: The origin of the Pesky Sens hashtag http://binghamtonsenators.com/news/blogs/?article_id=1624 Anyone who ‘follows’ players in the Senators organization on Twitter, knows about the new trending hashtag ‘PeskySens’, or as we in Binghamton call it, ‘PeskyBSens’. Not only have we seen the buzzword on Twitter, but also on team t-shirts and the game video boards. Fri, 29 Mar 2013 13:53:00 30 things you didn’t know about Darren Kramer http://binghamtonsenators.com/news/blogs/?article_id=1622 Darren Kramer, 21, aspiring entrepreneur and forward for the Binghamton Senators shares 30 facts that fans may not know about him. Thu, 28 Mar 2013 11:08:00 Missing Bingo http://binghamtonsenators.com/news/blogs/?article_id=1618 What former B-Sens say they miss about the Southern Tier and its hockey team. Tue, 26 Mar 2013 12:58:00 “I Get Paid to Watch Hockey” http://binghamtonsenators.com/news/blogs/?article_id=1613 Behind the B-Sens with Grady Whittenburg, the voice of the Binghamton Senators Mon, 25 Feb 2013 12:05:00 Jessiman shares a smile with a remarkable boy http://binghamtonsenators.com/news/blogs/?article_id=1577 Every so often we are lucky enough to experience something special. On Thursday, Feb. 21 that moment came for nine-year-old Connor Ford, a young boy with Treacher Collins Syndrome and Cerebral Palsy. He was fortunate enough to sit and watch the Binghamton Senators’ team practice and spend time with one of his favorite players, Hugh Jessiman. Thu, 21 Feb 2013 13:46:00 Marshall impresses in B-Sens debut http://binghamtonsenators.com/news/blogs/?article_id=1569 The newest Binghamton Senator, David Marshall made quite the impression during his first set of weekend games after signing a professional try-out contract with the B-Sens on Feb. 15. Although the team was not able pull out a win against Syracuse on Friday and again on Saturday against Wilkes-Barre the play of the 27 year-old forward stood out and was a positive for both the fans and coaches. Fri, 8 Feb 2013 11:44:00 The B-Sens Prepare to ‘Do it for Daron’ http://binghamtonsenators.com/news/blogs/?article_id=1551 Sunday’s ‘Do it for Daron’ game hits home for the Binghamton Senators. Not only because it allows the community to help raise awareness in support of a good cause, but that it has its own personal significance to a crucial member of the B-Sens family. Fri, 25 Jan 2013 19:37:00 Elmira Alumni Create New Spark for B-Sens http://binghamtonsenators.com/news/blogs/?article_id=1534 When rumors began circling that the National Hockey League lockout may be ending, many people began wondering just how it would impact the Binghamton Senators. Mon, 7 Jan 2013 11:12:00 B-Sens fans reveal their favorite players http://binghamtonsenators.com/news/blogs/?article_id=1513 Last month, we surveyed our Twitter followers to find out who their favorite Binghamton Senators players were and why. We received a bunch of great responses and decided to share our favorites!