Senators GM Bryan Murray made an appearance on yesterday on the Fan 590's Hockey Central and he hit on a number of important points.
If you would like to listen to the full interview, you can do so by downloading it or by streaming it at the bottom of this post.
As always, my thoughts will be in bold.
On having washed his hands of Daniel Alfredsson…
“Well, how do you ever wash your hands of Daniel Alfredsson? He was a quality man for this organization, obviously a good player and a good captain. It was disappointing to lose him, so I don’t know whether there’s a void there going forward. But there was a time when he was going to retire and there was a time when we knew he wasn’t going to play for us, so you have to get prepared for that and we feel we’ve done that.”
This sounds a hell of a lot more civil than the "this is all JP Barry's fault".
On his thoughts of the team’s first line…
“Well, we had a scrimmage and I kiddingly said to the staff yesterda