Originally written on It's Always Sunny in Detroit  |  Last updated 1/14/13

DETROIT - OCTOBER 10: Henrik Zetterberg #40 of the Detroit Red Wings looks on during the game against the Washington Capitals on October 10, 2009 at Joe Louis Arena in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)
Via foxsports.com Seven years ago, Nicklas Lidstrom took the torch from 20-year captain from Steve Yzerman. On Tuesday, Henrik Zetterberg will be taking the torch from Lidstrom. The Red Wings will make the official announcement in a press conference Tuesday shortly before 5pm.  Teammate Dan Cleary said that Zetterberg is the right choice.  ”He would be a unanimous vote in here.” The 32-year old Zetterberg has been brought along to be a captain ever since he became a Wing ten years ago.  Hank’s locker was next to Yzerman’s until Yzerman retired. Pavel Datsyuk and Niklas Kronwall will be named alternate captains. The Wings will host a Red and White game at Compuware Arena at 5pm Tuesday.
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