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Ottawa Senators hire Ron Low to become new assistant coach

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OTTAWA (CP) - The Ottawa Senators hired Ron Low as the team's new assistant coach on Wednesday and added Eli Wilson as the goaltending coach.

The pair will join new head coach John Paddock's staff.

The 57-year-old Low is a former head coach of the Edmonton Oilers and New York Rangers who has been with the Senators for four seasons. He previously worked as a goaltending coach and pro scout for the Sens.

Low has more than 30 years of professional hockey experience as both a coach and player. The native of Birtle, Man., played 11 NHL seasons as a goaltender.

Wilson most recently worked with the Western Hockey League's Medicine Hat Tigers. He has previously served as the personal coach to Senators No. 1 goalie Ray Emery, among many others.

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