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Could a Karlsson trade be a repeat of early Ottawa Senators history?

(Hat tip to @slowhnds whose tweets gave us the the idea for this post!) I can't help but be struck by the (potential) parallel between Karlsson and another Senator great, Frank "King" Clancy. #Sens #MelnykOut pic.twitter.com/xP3x1aFwrN — Raptors Title Run Appreciator (@slowhnds) February 22, 2018 A small-market hockey team, a star defenceman (and captain), dwindling attendance… all this talk about a potential Erik Karlsson trade reminds us of another Ottawa Senators transaction, going all the way back to 1930. ...