Painful Goodbye - by Bruce Garioch
How to stay in coach Jacques Martin's favour.
"Take a stupid penalty and you won't play again,
bud," Pitlick told Tetarenko, chuckling. "Figure
it out. It's just like with (Mike) Keenan."
Senators fans who love hockey for its body contact
miss Lance Pitlick and the bone-jarring body checks
he used to deliver.
DON BRENNAN -- Ottawa Sun
On support from former players during the Sens financial
"The first two calls I got when all of this happened
were from (former players) Lance Pitlick and Ron Tugnutt.
These guys care about this team and they care what happens
here. We've got a lot of good people here."
"I miss the people in Ottawa. I had a lot of fun
while I was there and we were active in the community."
"My best memories are going to be with the Senators.
I had fun my three years in Florida, but Ottawa is the
place I'm always going to remember because of the people
and the success we had," said Pitlick.
Ottawa defensman Lance Pitlick scored his first goal
of the season against the Leafs with a low shot to the
stick side. "Only problem is I was going high on
the glove side," he said.
Lance Pitlick of the Ottawa Senators after his team's
elimination of the New Jersey Devils: "They never
gave us credit at all. When we won, it was always something
else besides the way we were playing. That's fine. They're
the ones making the tee times."