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Sens owner blasts certain ‘profane’ Pens fans

May 12, 2013, 9:54 PM EDT

Just moments after it became clear that the Pittsburgh Penguins would face the Ottawa Senators in a 2013 second-round series, the jokes about Senators owner Eugene Melnyk began.

Apparently Melnyk read some of those jokes via Twitter … and he didn’t like them.

Here’s a screen grab of his Tweet from Sunday, in case he decides to take it down later:

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Both Erik Karlsson and Paul MacLean have tried to reduce the amount of drama going into this series – yup, it hasn’t even started yet – but it looks like there will be some exciting action off the ice, too.

(H/T to NHL.com’s Erin Nicks.)

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