Bryan Murray says he will remain the Ottawa Senators' general manager for the next three seasons, extending a contract that was set to expire this summer.
Sens GM Bryan Murray opened the playoff banter by suggesting the Penguins had tanked Game 82 of the regular season against Philadelphia in order to avoid a first-round matchup against the Flyers.
Antoine Vermette scored three goals and the Ottawa Senators moved within a point of wrapping up a playoff berth with an 8-2 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs on Thursday.
Mike Comrie and Dean McAmmond scored in the shootout to lead Ottawa to a 4-3 win over Edmonton and give Senators coach Bryan Murray his 600th NHL victory.
Dany Heatley scored twice and Dominik Hasek made 28 saves, leading the Senators to a 5-1 win over the Kings on Friday.