Ottawa Senators Hockey Club

Ottawa Senators Hockey Club

December 12, 2006 12:13 ET

Senators Recall Josh Hennessy from AHL's Binghamton

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Dec. 12, 2006) - The Ottawa Senators today recalled centre Josh Hennessy from the American Hockey League's Binghamton Senators on an emergency basis to play in tonight's game against the Detroit Red Wings at Joe Louis Arena. Hennessy will replace right-winger Brian McGrattan, who will miss the game with an injured hand.

Hennessy, a 21-year-old native of Brockton, Mass., has nine goals, 13 assists and 24 penalty minutes in 27 games with Binghamton this season. Tonight's game will be Hennessy's first career in the NHL.

Binghamton's next game is on Friday, Dec. 15, when they host the Norfolk Admirals at 7:05 p.m. The Senators are in sixth place in the AHL's East Division with nine wins, 15 losses and three overtime losses for 21 points.

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