Found April 17, 2012 on Pro Sports Daily:
Ottawa Senators captain Daniel Alfredsson suffered a "setback" Monday in his recovery from a concussion, according to coach Paul MacLean.Alfredsson didn't practice with the team Tuesday and is doubtful for Game 4 on Wednesday against the New York Rangers.Alfredsson suffered a concussion during Game 2 on Saturday after taking an elbow to the head from Rangers' winger Carl Hagelin, who was suspended three games for the hit.The Rangers lead the best-of-seven series 2-1.

Hagelin hit gave Alfredsson concussion

Daniel Alfredsson has confirmed he sustained a concussion in Game 2 of Ottawa's playoff series with New York when Rangers forward Carl Hagelin elbowed him in the head. However, the Senators captain participated in Monday's morning skate and said he's a game-time decision for Game 3 at night. Alfredsson missed more than half of Ottawa's series-tying victory Saturday...

Senators' Alfredsson skates with team, iffy for Game 3

Ottawa Senators captain Daniel Alfredsson participated in Monday's morning skate prior to Game 3 of the Eastern Conference quarterfinal series against the top-seeded New York Rangers. Alfredsson was injured after taking an elbow to the face in Saturday's Game 2 from fellow Swede Carl Hagelin, who was suspended for three contests. The veteran forward is questionable for...

Alfredsson embarrassed by tirade

Senators captain Daniel Alfredsson isn't sure what set off his tirade during Ottawa's Game 6 loss to the New York Rangers. Alfredsson said Tuesday he was embarrassed by his conduct and thinks it may have hurt his team. He refused to blame his recent concussion for the uncharacteristic outburst. The veteran forward smashed a stick after taking a hit from New York's John...

Concussion sidelines Sens star in Game 4

Ottawa Senators captain Daniel Alfredsson did not participate in Wednesday's morning skate and is not expected to be in the lineup for Game 4 of the team's opening-round playoff series against the Rangers. Alfredsson sustained a concussion on a hit from Rangers rookie Carl Hagelin during Game 2 at Madison Square Garden Saturday. Hagelin received a three-game suspension....

Alfredsson Skating this Morning

Daniel Alfredsson is on the ice skating with Nick Foligno and Kyle Turris. #Sens— Bruce Garrioch (@SunGarrioch) April 16, 2012 ...of course he is. NHL complete bamboozled by Senators....Shanahan and NHL made to look like fools if Alfredsson plays tonight....Rangers have to appeal Hagelin suspension now.Remember to follow me on Twitter & Facebook or e-mail me at ...

Alfredsson Passes Baseline Concussion Test

According to head coach Paul MacLean, Daniel Alfredsson has passed his baseline concussion test and depending on how the captain feels, he will be a game time decision tonight. In other words, having skated on the team's second line with Kyle Turris and Nick Foligno at this morning's practice, it would probably be foolish to dismiss Alfie's questionable status for game...

Hagelin suspended three games for hit on Alfredsson

Per Bob McKenzie, Carl Hagelin has been suspended for three games for his hit on Daniel Alfredsson in Game 2 of the Rangers/Senators conference quarterfinal.  Brendan Shanahan’s video explanation is embedded in the tweet.  More to come…

Rangers Set for Game 3

While the team will be without one of its better offensive players for three games due to a suspension, the New York Rangers are set to take on the Ottawa Senators tonight in Game 3 of their Eastern Conference Quarterfinal series. The team found out yesterday that the NHL suspended Carl Hagelin for three games due to his hit to Ottawa Senators’ forward Daniel Alfredsson. Hagelin...

Rangers-Senators Preview

Carl Hagelin still seem stunned a day after laying out Swedish countryman Daniel Alfredsson with an elbow to the head that left the Ottawa captain with a possible concussion and landed the mild-mannered New York Rangers rookie in trouble with the NHL. To say that plays like this are out of character for the 23-year-old Hagelin would be an understatement. The speedy forward claims...

Rangers F Hagelin suspended 3 games

New York Rangers rookie forward Carl Hagelin was suspended three games for elbowing Ottawa Senators captain Daniel Alfredsson in the head during Saturday's Game 2 of the Eastern Conference quarterfinal series.The hit by Hagelin knocked Alfredsson out of the game, a point cited by NHL disciplinarian Brendan Shanahan in doling out the punishment."It is important to note that...

Rangers' Hagelin suspended for three games

The NHL has suspended New York Rangers rookie winger Carl Hagelin for his hit on Ottawa Senators captain Daniel Alfredsson. You got to give Hagelin credit he has since apologized for his hit on Alfredson. "I sent him a text yesterday that said I'm sorry and I'm very regretful for what happened," Hagelin said after Sunday's practice. It will...
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