Home Sports Redskin Pierre Dorion’s long to-do list: How a wild October could reshape the... SportsRedskin Pierre Dorion’s long to-do list: How a wild October could reshape the Senators September 15, 2020 2 Facebook Twitter Pinterest WhatsApp The big dates are finally set on the NHL calendar, with the draft (Oct. 6-7) and free agency (Oct. 9) fast approaching. Those few days in October, just weeks from now, are shaping up to be some of the most important in recent Senators franchise history. This much is certain: the coming weeks will be a defining stretch in Pierre Dorion’s tenure as general manager. Just look at how much he and his staff have to do in a short time. Currently, the Senators only have 10 NHL rostered players under contract for the 2020-21 season. That is the fewest in the league (tied with the Buffalo Sabres), according to Cap Friendly. And only 28 standard player contracts are signed out of a possible 50, which is also among the fewest in the league. Dorion has six restricted free agents and six unrestricted free agents to negotiate with and sign – or let walk. Since the league hit pause on March 12, the Senators have done relatively little… READ NEWS SOURCE RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Clippers suffer a loss for ‘load management’ in collapse vs. Nuggets [NFL: Washington Redskins] – Wake Up Washington 9/16: Moving On To The Arizona Cardinals The rise of Kevin Bieksa, the breakout media star of the 2020 NHL playoffs [The Washington Times] – Ryan Kerrigan earns NFC defensive player of week award Power naps and team chemistry: A chat with Jamal Murray after another Game 7 win [SB Nation: Hogs Haven] – Week 1, the Washington Football Team and Yards Per Play Inside the meeting that set the table for what’s next for Giannis and the Bucks Why the LSU receiving corps can still produce without Ja’Marr Chase [Washington Post] – Ron Rivera is coaching through his cancer, and the battle might be making his team better Breaking down Jeff Sims: Reggie Ball, Joe Hamilton share their thoughts [Fansided: Riggo's Rag] – Washington Football Team: Evaluating Dwayne Haskins’ play in Week 1 Why West Ham need new defenders LEAVE A REPLY Cancel reply Please enter your comment! Please enter your name here You have entered an incorrect email address! Please enter your email address here Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.