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The Ottawa Senators signed forward Colin Greening to a three-year contract extension.

Greening was selected by the Ottawa Senators in the seventh round (204th overall) of the 2005 NHL Entry Draft. After graduating from Cornell University in 2010, Greening joined the Binghamton Senators of the American Hockey League, the affiliate of the Senators. On January 12, 2012, Greening was selected to participate in the NHL YoungStars Game before finishing off his first NHL season with 17 goals and 37 points while playing in all 82 of Ottawa’s games.

This past season, Greening played in 47 contests, registering eight goals and 11 assists for 19 points to go along with 11 penalty minutes. During the 2012 NHL Lockout, Greening spent time with the Aalborg Pirates of Denmark’s AL-Bank Ligaen, posting 25 points in 17 games.

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Steven took a different route towards his hockey interests. Starting out as a big Habs fan, he started to gravitate towards the more obscure levels of hockey, such as the low level tournaments in Asia, strange club matches between teams most people in North America can’t pronounce, and even some 3am contests between Bulgaria and New Zealand. Aside from his love for strange hockey events, Steven occasionally acts as a mediocre ball hockey goalie following a failed attempt at making it to the NHL as a fourth line house league grinder. Beyond hockey, Steven is an avid racing fan and loves to chat about NASCAR, F1, Indycar, you name it. Oh, and don’t get him started on music. That is, unless you want the whole history of metal and a guitar lesson. Currently, Steven is a credentialed media member with the Mississauga Steelheads of the OHL, as well as with the Oakville Blades of the OJHL. Steven has also hosted the television show "The Hockey House" on TVCogeco in Ontario, as well as a segment under the same with on LeafsTV in Toronto. Home page: http://www.thehockeyhouse.net

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