Martin is in eighth season with Ottawa
Updated: January 26, 2004, 5:22 PM ETAssociated Press
OTTAWA -- Ottawa Senators coach Jacques Martin received a multiyear contract extension Monday.
Martin is in his eighth full season, and has the longest current tenure with one team among NHL coaches.
The Senators (27-12-7-3) are among the top teams in the Eastern Conference. Last season, Ottawa lost to the New Jersey Devils in Game 7 of the conference final.
Martin's record with Ottawa is 325-241-93, with one conference regular-season title and three Northeast Division titles.
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