Originally written on The 6th Sens  |  Last updated 11/3/14
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In another surprising turn of events tonight, although he lost out on being the Masterton Trophy winner, Daniel Alfredsson has won the NHL's King Clancy Memorial Trophy. In the NHL's press release, it said: Senators' Alfredsson Awarded King Clancy Trophy Ottawa Senators right wing Daniel Alfredsson is the 2011-12 recipient of the King Clancy Memorial Trophy, awarded "to the player who best exemplifies leadership on and off the ice and who has made a noteworthy humanitarian contribution to his community." Returning from off-season back surgery for his 16th NHL season, Alfredsson was a key contributor to the Senators' successful Stanley Cup Playoff drive and was voted a 2011-12 Bill Masterton Trophy finalist for perseverance, sportsmanship and dedication to hockey. The NHL's longest-serving captain (1999-2000), Alfredsson was selected by his peers to serve as one of two team captains at the 2012 NHL All-Star Game held in Ottawa. In addition to...
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