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NHL PLAYOFF ROUNDUP

Ottawa Senators send Montreal Canadiens packing

Craig Anderson made 33 saves and Cory Conacher scored twice on a shaky Peter Budaj as the Ottawa Senators advanced to the second round of the playoffs Thursday night with a 6-1 rout of the Canadiens in Montreal.

Ottawa took the best-of-seven series, 4-1, and put a punctuation mark on its dominance in moving on for the first time since 2007.

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