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Battle of Ontario


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  • proper n. the competition between the Toronto Maple Leafs and Ottawa Senators NHL teams


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  • The Battle of Ontario resumed Monday night with the Ottawa Senators in a similar position as the hated Toronto Maple Leafs.

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  • The atmosphere in Scotiabank Place was electric, as usual, for a Battle of Ontario game. - Home Page

  • The once bitterly-contested Battle of Ontario had, in recent years, fallen to a bare scuffle and, at times, not much more than a slap in the face to fans who came expecting a riveting hockey game.

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  • OTTAWA - In the season's final chapter of the Battle of Ontario, the Senators might have managed to turn a sense of urgency into a city-wide state of panic.

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  • Nothing like starting the new year off on the right foot with a Battle of Ontario game. - Home Page

  • The reconvening of the Battle of Ontario also meant a chance for fisticuffs from the Leafs '

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  • Hockey's Battle of Ontario has never looked this hot. - Home Page

  • Thanks to the Leafs, the Battle of Ontario turned extra-ugly. - Sports News

  • Earlier in the day, Wilson had done his best to play down the Battle of Ontario by opting to start Curtis Joseph in net over former Senator, Martin Gerber.

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  • OTTAWA -- Even in a season going nowhere for both teams, Ron Wilson found a way to add some spice to the sputtering Battle of Ontario.

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