NHL Playoffs: Canadiens-Senators brawl in Ottawa

The Montreal Canadiens and Ottawa Senators ratcheted up their rivalry in a feisty Game 3 of their first-round Stanley Cup playoff series Sunday.

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OTTAWA, CANADA - MAY 5: Linesman Jay Sharrers #57 and referee Paul Devorski #10 try to separate a fight between numerous players as Zack Smith #15 of the Ottawa Senators and Francis Bouillon #55 of the Montreal Canadiens fight off to the right in Game Three of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2013 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Scotiabank Place, on May 5, 2013 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Jana Chytilova/Freestyle Photography/Getty Images)
Montreal Canadiens v Ottawa Senators - Game Three
OTTAWA, CANADA - MAY 5: Linesman Jay Sharrers #57 and referee Paul Devorski #10 try to separate a fight between numerous players as Zack Smith #15 of the Ottawa Senators and Francis Bouillon #55 of the Montreal Canadiens fight off to the right in Game Three of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2013 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Scotiabank Place, on May 5, 2013 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Jana Chytilova/Freestyle Photography/Getty Images)
OTTAWA, CANADA - MAY 5: Head coach Paul MacLean of the Ottawa Senators stands on the bench and watches the play as his choice of players dwindled to Daniel Alfredsson #11, Marc Methot #3; Jean-Gabriel Pageau #44, Erik Condra #22 and Milan Michalek #9 due to penalties and injuries in the third period against the Montreal Canadiens in Game Three of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2013 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Scotiabank Place, on May 5, 2013 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Jana Chytilova/Freestyle Photography/Getty Images)
Montreal Canadiens v Ottawa Senators - Game Three
OTTAWA, CANADA - MAY 5: Head coach Paul MacLean of the Ottawa Senators stands on the bench and watches the play as his choice of players dwindled to Daniel Alfredsson #11, Marc Methot #3; Jean-Gabriel Pageau #44, Erik Condra #22 and Milan Michalek #9 due to penalties and injuries in the third period against the Montreal Canadiens in Game Three of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2013 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Scotiabank Place, on May 5, 2013 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Jana Chytilova/Freestyle Photography/Getty Images)
Montreal Canadiens players and Ottawa Senators players fight during the first period of Game 3 of their first-round NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoff series, Sunday, May 5, 2013, in Ottawa, Ontario. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Fred Chartrand)
Senators pound Canadiens 6-1, take 2-1 series lead
Montreal Canadiens players and Ottawa Senators players fight during the first period of Game 3 of their first-round NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoff series, Sunday, May 5, 2013, in Ottawa, Ontario. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Fred Chartrand)
Ottawa Senators' Milan Michalek, middle, left, and teammate Mika Zibanejad collide as they are pressured in the corner against Montreal Canadiens' Max Pacioretty, left, and Josh Gorges during the second period of game three of first round NHL Stanley Cup playoff hockey at the Scotiabank Place in Ottawa on Sunday, May 5, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Sean Kilpatrick)
Senators pound Canadiens 6-1, take 2-1 series lead
Ottawa Senators' Milan Michalek, middle, left, and teammate Mika Zibanejad collide as they are pressured in the corner against Montreal Canadiens' Max Pacioretty, left, and Josh Gorges during the second period of game three of first round NHL Stanley Cup playoff hockey at the Scotiabank Place in Ottawa on Sunday, May 5, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Sean Kilpatrick)
Montreal Canadiens' P.K Subban (76) covers his face after he was checked by the Ottawa Senators during the first period of Game 3 of their first-round NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoff series, Sunday, May 5, 2013, in Ottawa, Ontario. The Senators won 6-1. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Fred Chartrand)
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Montreal Canadiens' P.K Subban (76) covers his face after he was checked by the Ottawa Senators during the first period of Game 3 of their first-round NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoff series, Sunday, May 5, 2013, in Ottawa, Ontario. The Senators won 6-1. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Fred Chartrand)
Ottawa Senators' Chris Neil pushes Montreal Canadiens' Max Pacioretty to the ice during the second period of game three of first round NHL Stanley Cup playoff hockey at the Scotiabank Place in Ottawa on Sunday, May 5, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Sean Kilpatrick)
Senators pound Canadiens 6-1, take 2-1 series lead
Ottawa Senators' Chris Neil pushes Montreal Canadiens' Max Pacioretty to the ice during the second period of game three of first round NHL Stanley Cup playoff hockey at the Scotiabank Place in Ottawa on Sunday, May 5, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Sean Kilpatrick)
Ottawa Senators' Jared Cowen and Montreal Canadiens' Ryan White fight during third period of game three of first round NHL Stanley Cup playoff hockey at the Scotiabank Place in Ottawa on Sunday, May 5, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Fred Chartrand)
Senators pound Canadiens 6-1, take 2-1 series lead
Ottawa Senators' Jared Cowen and Montreal Canadiens' Ryan White fight during third period of game three of first round NHL Stanley Cup playoff hockey at the Scotiabank Place in Ottawa on Sunday, May 5, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Fred Chartrand)
Ottawa Senators' Chris Neil upends Montreal Canadiens' Brandon Prust during the first period of Game 3 of their first-round NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoff series, Sunday, May 5, 2013, in Ottawa, Ontario. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Sean Kilpatrick)
Senators pound Canadiens 6-1, take 2-1 series lead
Ottawa Senators' Chris Neil upends Montreal Canadiens' Brandon Prust during the first period of Game 3 of their first-round NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoff series, Sunday, May 5, 2013, in Ottawa, Ontario. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Sean Kilpatrick)
Ottawa Senators' Chris Neil pushes Montreal Canadiens' Max Pacioretty to the ice during the second period of game three of first round NHL Stanley Cup playoff hockey at the Scotiabank Place in Ottawa on Sunday, May 5, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Sean Kilpatrick)
Senators pound Canadiens 6-1, take 2-1 series lead
Ottawa Senators' Chris Neil pushes Montreal Canadiens' Max Pacioretty to the ice during the second period of game three of first round NHL Stanley Cup playoff hockey at the Scotiabank Place in Ottawa on Sunday, May 5, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Sean Kilpatrick)
Ottawa Senators' Chris Neil fights with Montreal Canadiens' Travis Moen during the first period of Game 3 of their first-round NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoff series, Sunday, May 5, 2013, in Ottawa, Ontario. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Sean Kilpatrick)
Senators pound Canadiens 6-1, take 2-1 series lead
Ottawa Senators' Chris Neil fights with Montreal Canadiens' Travis Moen during the first period of Game 3 of their first-round NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoff series, Sunday, May 5, 2013, in Ottawa, Ontario. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Sean Kilpatrick)
Montreal Canadiens players and Ottawa Senators players fight during the first period of Game 3 of their first-round NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoff series, Sunday, May 5, 2013, in Ottawa, Ontario. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Fred Chartrand)
Senators pound Canadiens 6-1, take 2-1 series lead
Montreal Canadiens players and Ottawa Senators players fight during the first period of Game 3 of their first-round NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoff series, Sunday, May 5, 2013, in Ottawa, Ontario. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Fred Chartrand)
Ottawa Senators' Jean-Gabriel Pageau, right, celebrates a goal on Montreal Canadiens' Carey Price as he holds his face after getting a high stick from P.K. Suban during the second period of game three of first round NHL Stanley Cup playoff hockey at the Scotiabank Place in Ottawa on Sunday, May 5, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Sean Kilpatrick)
Senators pound Canadiens 6-1, take 2-1 series lead
Ottawa Senators' Jean-Gabriel Pageau, right, celebrates a goal on Montreal Canadiens' Carey Price as he holds his face after getting a high stick from P.K. Suban during the second period of game three of first round NHL Stanley Cup playoff hockey at the Scotiabank Place in Ottawa on Sunday, May 5, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Sean Kilpatrick)

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