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April 07, 2009 13:00 ET

Eugene Melnyk to Hold Media Availability Regarding Senators and MLS/Stadium Issues

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - April 7, 2009) - Eugene Melnyk, owner of Senators Sports & Entertainment, will hold a media availability on Wednesday, April 8, at 9:30 a.m. at Scotiabank Place in the Club 101 room.

In the first part of the media opportunity, Melnyk will be joined by the hockey club's general manager, Bryan Murray, to review the 2008-09 National Hockey League season and to discuss the outlook for 2009-10.

Cyril Leeder, chief operating officer for Senators Sports & Entertainment, will then join Melnyk to discuss issues surrounding the proposals for a stadium, adjacent to Scotiabank Place, and a Major League Soccer expansion franchise.

Media are asked to enter Scotiabank Place thru Gate 3, as usual, and will be directed to Club 101 behind the Senators home goal at ice level.

Murray, Senators president and CEO Roy Mlakar, head coach Cory Clouston and the players will hold the annual wrap-up media availability on Monday, April 13.

Contact Information

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    Brian Morris, 613-599-0289
    Chris Moore, 613-599-0326