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Silver Seven Oct 19, 2014
If Alfie Retires...

If Alfie Retires...

Rumours have started to leak that Daniel Alfredsson may retire rather than playing one more season. A look at how that would affect me, as a Sens fan. More and more signs are pointing to Daniel Alfredsson retiring rather than returning to the Detroit Red Wings. - Helene St. James, Detroit Free Press I found it amazing that reading the above sentence still made me do a double-take. It's been well over a year, and yet I haven't got used to idea of Alfie playing for the Wings. He played for the Senators for 17 years. He had been with the team pretty well as long as I'd cared about hockey....
Silver Seven Oct 18, 2014

Don't Hassle the Hoff: Senators Win Nail-Biter Against Jackets

A recap of the game between the Ottawa Senators and the Columbus Jackets. Columbus has always seemed like an odd opponent to me, since they're technically an Eastern Conference foe, but the fact that they've been here for just one year means no rivalry has really had the chance to develop. The Red Wings had the added benefit of stealing signing Daniel Alfredsson to brew immediate distrust among Senators fans, but most view Ottawa's Nick Foligno-for-Marc Methot trade as a win-win type of trade. All this to say that the hate factor to start the game was about as low as it could be for an...
Rotoworld Oct 15, 2014

Daniel Alfredsson still wrestling with return - Daniel Alfredsson (W) Detroit Red Wings

Daniel Alfredsson isn't skating at Joe Louis Arena anymore and it appears as though he might retire.

Wings haven’t heard from Alfredsson in a couple weeks; he’s not practicing leads to retirement speculation

DETROIT >> Daniel Alfredsson isn’t ready to start practicing with the Detroit Red Wings. And that’s pretty much all the Wings know. “I don’t really know what’s going on,” Wings general manager Ken Holland said in a phone interview Wednesday …
Grand Rapids Press Oct 15, 2014
Daniel Alfredsson's ailing back not improving, casting doubt on return to Detroit Red Wings

Daniel Alfredsson's ailing back not improving, casting doubt on return to Detroit Red Wings

Alfredsson told Red Wings general manager Ken Holland that his back isn't where it needs to be to play hockey this year.

Wings still in a holding pattern on Alfredsson

DETROIT >> The Wings are just waiting on word from forward Daniel Alfredsson on how his rehab is going. “I haven’t heard from Alfie in a week,” Wings general manager Ken Holland said in a phone interview Tuesday. “What was …

Alfredsson skating to test his back on his own

DETROIT >> Daniel Alfredsson continued to skate on his own Wednesday, trying to determine if his back will allow him to play one more season. “He says he feels better and I think this week will be an important week,” …

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