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Ottawa Sun
Mar 11
A year into COVID-19, Senators' owner Eugene Melnyk looks forward to a return to normal
Like many others, Eugene Melnyk sees hope on the horizon.
Feb 26
Sens open practice with stick salute for Brian Fraser
The Ottawa Senators started their practice by gathering at centre ice and performing a stick salute for 580 CFRA technical producer and loyal fan Brian Fraser who passed away after a two-year battle with leukemia.
Ottawa Sun
Jan 4
Ottawa Senators' owner Melnyk wants to ensure fans can make safe return
Eugene Melnyk would love to see fans back in the seats at the Canadian Tire Centre. And, the Ottawa Senators’ owner is hopeful someday soon that will be the case.
Ottawa Sun
Dec 21
Ottawa Senators' owner Eugene Melnyk "thrilled" after NHL confirms it will begin play Jan. 13
After one of the longest off-seasons in the history of the club, the Senators were thrilled to hear Sunday afternoon the NHL’s board of governors approved the Return to Play plan to start the season Jan. 13 that was agreed to with the NHL Players’ Association Friday night.
Dec 6
Melnyk excited to see what his team has to offer this season
“We’re well-positioned. We’ve done a lot of the work and it’s time to start seeing the beginnings of the results,” Melnyk told Bruce Garrioch of the Ottawa Sun.
Dec 6
Senators 'have turned the corner,' believe they can win Cup: report
"This is the team, with what we have right now, I believe can win a Stanley Cup already, and that's without adding some veterans, which we plan to do."
Ottawa Citizen
Dec 6
Garrioch: Eugene Melnyk is confident the Ottawa Senators can bring home a Stanley Cup
Eugene Melnyk is confident his team is headed in the right direction and on the path to being a Stanley Cup contender.
NBC Sports
Nov 18
Reviewing Melnyk’s latest round of Ottawa Senators optimism
For the most part, Eugene Melnyk preached patience about the Senators’ chances in 2020-21 specifically.