1916-17 Ottawa Senators Roster

National Hockey Association (NHA)
Team Record: 15-5 - 30 points
Finishing 1st in the NHA
Postseason: 1-1
Lost NHA finals
Finals - Lost to Montreal Canadiens on Total Goals: 7-6 (Games: 1-1)
Coach: Eddie Gerard (15-5)
Location: Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
1916-17 Ottawa Senators Statistics
1916-17 Ottawa Senators Results

The Ottawa Senators of the National Hockey Association ended the 1916-17 season with a record of 15 wins and 5 losses for 30 points, finishing first in the NHA. The team compiled a postseason mark of 1-1.

The Senators topped the circuit with 119 goals. Ottawa surrendered 63 goals. Frank Nighbor scored 41 goals for the squad, while Clint Benedict led the team with 14 wins and a team-best 2.74 goals against average, leading goaltenders with enough qualifying appearances.

Eddie Gerard coached the team. The 1916-17 Ottawa Senators lost in the NHA finals.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight S/C Hometown
Clint BenedictGSeptember 26, 18926'0"165LOttawa, ON Canada
Georges BoucherDAugust 19, 18965'9"169LOttawa, ON Canada
Jack DarraghRDecember 4, 18905'10"168LOttawa, ON Canada
Corb DennenyCJanuary 25, 18945'8"160LCornwall, ON Canada
Cy DennenyLDecember 23, 18915'7"168LFarrow's Point, ON Canada
Jack FournierRAugust 4, 18925'11"175ROttawa, ON Canada
Eddie GerardDFebruary 22, 18905'9"168LOttawa, ON Canada
Sammy HebertGMarch 31, 18945'10"145ROttawa, ON Canada
Carl KendallCAugust 9, 18905'6"160LCharlemange, QC Canada
Ossie LangGDecember 9, 1893Toronto, ON Canada
Ed LowreyCAugust 13, 18915'6"160RManotick, ON Canada
Horace MerrillDNovember 30, 18855'9"176LToronto, ON Canada
Frank NighborCJanuary 26, 18935'9"160LPembroke, ON Canada
Hamby ShoreLFebruary 12, 18866'0"175LOttawa, ON Canada
Ernie StaveneauRFebruary 6, 18935'10"200RArnprior, ON Canada