OTTAWA - Ottawa Senators (@Senators) owner Eugene Melnyk has issued the following statement upon learning of the passing of former Senators goaltender Ray Emery:
"On behalf of the Ottawa Senators, I wish to express my sincere condolences on the passing of Ray Emery. Ray was instrumental in our run to the 2007 Stanley Cup Final, and at his best he brought a competitive edge and combative mentality to the game. On behalf of our entire organization, I wish to extend my deepest sympathies to Ray's family, friends and loved ones."
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