Ottawa Senators Hockey Club

Ottawa Senators Hockey Club

December 15, 2006 12:54 ET

Senators Return Serge Payer and Josh Hennessy to AHL's Binghamton

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Dec. 15, 2006) - The Ottawa Senators today reassigned centres Serge Payer and Josh Hennessy to the club's American Hockey League affiliate, the Binghamton Senators.

The 27-year-old Payer received his first emergency call-up of the season on Dec. 8. In four games with the Senators he recorded no points, two shots on goal and averaged 6:30 of ice time.

The 21-year-old Hennessy received his first emergency call-up of the season on Dec. 12, making his NHL debut against the Detroit Red Wings. In two games with the Senators, Hennessy recorded one shot on goal and averaged 6:33 of ice time.

Binghamton's next game is tonight, 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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