Eugene Melnyk Passes Away at Age 62

Horrible news from the Nation’s Capital. 

The Ottawa Senators made the shocking announcement on Monday evening that team owner and governor Eugene Melnyk has passed away from an unspecified illness. 

He was 62. 

“It is with great sadness that the family of Eugene Melnyk and the Ottawa Senators hockey organization announce his passing on March 28, 2022, after an illness he faced with determination and courage,” said the team in a statement.