Found November 08, 2011 on The 6th Sens:
With his team off to a somewhat inflated surprising 7-7-1 start to the season, Senators GM Bryan Murray spoke to Steve Lloyd and Jason York on Team 1200's Healthy Scratches program. Q: On Daniel Alfredsson's health: - He is feeling a lot better actually. I just had him in here about an hour ago and talked to him briefly. He feels actually 'real good' he said. It's cleared up in the last couple of days. He skated. He did the baseline test today. We'll see how soon he can come back but at least we have a light at the end of the tunnel with Daniel and hopefully it won't be too far down the road. Q: Did he pass his baseline today? - He didn't know that. I think they had to do an evaluation and then talk to our doctors. They wouldn't notify him probably until tomorrow. He thought he was low before and that he'd be a lot higher now. Q: Have you been surprised at how well Alfie's played since the offseason surgery? - I'm never surprised ...

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All signs pointing in right direction for Sens captain

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