On Being a Fan of a Bad Team: Hope, Anger, and Apathy

As sports fans, the only thing we’re buying is hope. The Ottawa Senators sold a whole lot of hope at the start of the season. And keep that word “hope” in mind as you read this. As I type this, I’m getting settled in to watch the Sens vs. Ducks at the bizarre start time of 4 PM on a Friday. This is my first article for Sens Nation this season, and I’ve been struggling to come up with anything of substance to write about this team that’s so far embarking on yet another year packed with moral victories but