Playoff fever has been in the air here for several days, but it was hitting a fever pitch in the hours leading up to the series opener between the Ottawa Senators and Montreal Canadiens.
It’s time for the Ottawa Senators and Montreal Canadiens to take their relationship to the next level.
Now that Ottawa Senators fans can stop chewing their fingernails, knowing that a berth in the Stanley Cup playoffs is finally guaranteed, it’s time for a fun Friday morning exam question.
Thursday could be double the pleasure night for the Ottawa Senators.
After blowing another opportunity to make life easy for themselves on Monday – dropping a 3-1 decision to a severely undermanned Pittsburgh Penguins squad — the Senators have created the oddest of circumstances over the next few days.
The Sens stopped their season-high five-game losing slide with a much-needed victory on Thursday night.