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Senators GM Murray Diagnosed With Cancer; Team Has Contingency Plan In Place
Published July 8, 2014
SUPPORT SYSTEM: In Ottawa, Don Brennan writes Murray is "tough-as-nails" and "one of the best men you'll find in hockey." Brennan: "It also won’t come as a surprise when Murray gives cancer a severe beating." Meanwhile, Murray "received plenty of support on Twitter." SI.com's Michael Farber wrote, "Thinking of Bryan Murray after his cancer diagnosis....one of the pillars of the NHL." Predators C Mike Fisher, a former Senator, tweeted, "Praying for Bryan Murray as he battles cancer right now. If anyone can beat it it's him!" Senators play-by-play announcer Dean Brown wrote, "Sens GM Bryan Murray diagnosed with cancer. The battle begins. He is one of the toughest guys I've ever met. My money is on Bryan" (OTTAWA SUN, 7/8).