ECF # 5: Senators 3, Sabres 2 (OT)


‘Heading into overtime for the fifth time in the past ten playoff meetings with Ottawa, destiny – a friendly accomplice for most of the Sabres’ inspiring regular season – chose to smile on their hungrier opponent this time, serving an end result that sent the Senators on to their first Stanley Cup Finals appearance and the favored Sabres into an offseason of doubt, second-guessing and torturous decisions for their future roster.’