Preds win, Sens get draft pick

QMI Agency

, Last Updated: 10:22 PM ET

Some Senators fans likely let out a cheer when the Nashville Predators won their first-ever playoff series Sunday.

Afterall, one of their favourite Senators, Mike Fisher, happens to be a Predator these days.

But the Nashville win actually helped out the Senators.

As part of the Feb. 10 deal, which sent Fisher to Nashville for the Predators' 2011 first-round draft pick, the Senators, as a result of the series win, will also get a third-round pick in 2012. It will become a second-rounder if the Predators win another series and if Fisher plays four games in each series.

Of course, it also moves this year's first-rounder down a few notches.


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