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Senators leave Hockeyville having turned page on Karlsson era

Lose to Maple Leafs in preseason game five days after All-Star defenseman traded

by Jon Lane @JonLaneNHL / NHL.com Staff Writer

LUCAN, Ontario -- The Ottawa Senators have their eyes set on the present and future, not their past with Erik Karlsson.

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Tavares dazzles in first game with Maple Leafs

Center's chemistry with Marner in win against Senators has Toronto buzzing

by Mike Zeisberger @Zeisberger / NHL.com Staff Writer

LUCAN, Ontario -- On the morning of his debut with the Toronto Maple Leafs, center John Tavares autographed a handmade poster of a wide-eyed little girl which said, "Hockeyville = Tavaresville."

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Tavares scores twice in debut for Maple Leafs at Hockeyville

Center also has assist in preseason win against Senators

by Jon Lane @JonLaneNHL / NHL.com Staff Writer

LUCAN, Ontario -- John Tavares scored two goals in his preseason debut with the Toronto Maple Leafs, helping them to a 4-1 win against the Ottawa Senators at Kraft Hockeyville Canada on Tuesday.

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Hockeyville Hub: Canada, Day 4

DeMelo excited for return to roots after trade to Senators; Maple Leafs energized by reception on red carpet

by Jon Lane / NHL.com Staff Writer

Kraft Hockeyville Canada, now in its 12th year, awards one winning community in Canada a once-in-a-lifetime experience for hockey fans. This year, Lucan, Ontario, and the Lucan Community Memorial Centre were selected as the winner after an online vote. The rink will receive $250,000 in arena upgrades, and there will be festivities and player appearances prior to the Toronto Maple Leafs hosting the Ottawa Senators in a nationally televised preseason game at Lucan Community Memorial Centre on Tuesday (7:30 p.m. ET; NHLN, SN, TVAS). NHL.com staff writer Jon Lane is in Lucan to provide all the sights, sounds, highlights and news leading up to the game:

 

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Stanley Cup thrills Kraft Hockeyville Canada

Lucan residents line up for photo ops with trophy day before Maple Leafs play Senators

by Jon Lane @JonLaneNHL / NHL.com Staff Writer

LUCAN, Ontario -- Wendy Hardy initially thought the paparazzi had invaded her town when she walked out of the Lucan post office on Main Street on Monday.

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Tavares excited to make Maple Leafs debut at Hockeyville Canada

Center will play first game with Toronto in Lucan, 17 miles from where he ended junior career

by Mike Zeisberger @zeisberger / NHL.com Staff Writer

John Tavares will make his Toronto Maple Leafs debut Tuesday in a quaint rural rink full of hundreds of fans, not a glitzy NHL arena stuffed with thousands.

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Lucan embracing Kraft Hockeyville Canada

Received $250,000 to upgrade arena, will host fan festival before Senators play Maple Leafs on Tuesday

by Jon Lane @JonLaneNHL / NHL.com Staff Writer

LUCAN, Ontario -- Cathy Burghardt-Jesson was on the verge of tears when she was reminded of a famous quote from Herb Brooks she used in a letter to the community upon her election as mayor in 2014.

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Kadri can't wait to return to Lucan for Kraft Hockeyville Canada

Maple Leafs forward calls host community where he played in youth tournament 'special'

by Mike Zeisberger @Zeisberger / NHL.com Staff Writer

NIAGARA FALLS, Ont. -- Nazem Kadri promises to bring his helmet this time when he returns to the ice at Lucan Community Memorial Centre for Kraft Hockeyville Canada on Tuesday.

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Couture holds strong roots to Kraft Hockeyville Canada host

Sharks center harbors fond childhood memories of small Ontario community

by Eric Gilmore / NHL.com Correspondent

SAN JOSE -- It's been nearly two decades since Logan Couture played for the Lucan Irish, a minor hockey team in a small southwestern Ontario town, but his memories of the Lucan Community Memorial Centre rink he called home for seven years and the community where his hockey career began are still vivid.

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Maple Leafs, Senators to play in Kraft Hockeyville 2018 Canada

NHL preseason game will be held in Lucan, Ontario, on Sept. 18

by NHL Public Relations @PR_NHL / NHL.com

TORONTO/NEW YORK - The 2018 Kraft Hockeyville-winning community Lucan, Ontario, will host the Toronto Maple Leafs and Ottawa Senators in a preseason 'Battle of Ontario' matchup on Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018. The twelfth annual campaign received more than 9 million votes across the country, with the Lucan Community Memorial Centre receiving the highest number of votes as previously announced by NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman during Hockey Night in Canada on March 31, 2018.

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