Red Wings' Daniel Alfredsson, 41, sets example for younger teammates

Daniel Alfredsson has an enthusiasm that teammates have come to love, and rely upon. He’s a leader for them, something of a playoff linchpin, and one of the reasons the Red Wings feel good about themselves as they engage the Boston Bruins in the first round of the playoffs. Alfredsson came to Detroit last summer after 17 seasons with the Ottawa Senators because he sized up the...
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This Shootout Save Marc-Andre Fleury Made To Deny Daniel Alfredsson Is Not Even Fair

Admittedly, I’m not the biggest fan of the shootout in the NHL. However, I will also admit that it produces some spectacular highlight reel plays every now and again, and I’ve got to give credit where credit is due. During last night’s possible first-round preview between the Red Wings and Penguins, Pittsburgh goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury made this absurd save in the shootout...
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Marc-Andre Fleury Makes An Unbelievable Save In Shootout On Daniel Alfredsson (GIF/Video)

Pittsburgh Penguins goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury channeled his inner Dominik Hašek tonight while facing Daniel Alfredsson of the Detroit Red Wings in a shootout.  With only a week left in the regular season, this save might fall into the top five stops of the year.  Do you agree? The post Marc-Andre Fleury Makes An Unbelievable Save In Shootout On Daniel Alfredsson (GIF/Video...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Marc-Andre Fleury Makes Insane Shootout Save on Daniel Alfredsson

If you watched HBO’s 24/7 series in 2010 on the Pittsburgh Penguins and Washington Capitals, you’d know that Marc-Andre Fleury routinely practices ridiculous shootout saves like the one he made tonight. At the beginning of every month, the Pens have a shootout at the end of practice and whoever loses has to grow a mustache for the entire month; it is here that Fleury practices...
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Red Wings-Sabres game-day updates: Datsyuk in, Alfredsson ‘game-time decision,’ Howard in net

The tightly-packed Wild Card standings have really turned tonight's game against Buffalo (7:30 PM on FSD Plus/MSG B and 1270 AM) into a must-win situation. As Paul noted, Daniel Alfredsson skated with the Wings at the morning skate, per the Macomb Daily's Chuck Pleiness... Alfredsson on the ice for the Wings pre-game skate. Possible sign he plays tonight against Buffalo...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Daniel Alfredsson Scores GWG with .04 Seconds Left in Overtime vs. Penguins

The Red Wings picked up a much needed win on Thursday night at the Joe against the Penguins. Daniel Alfredsson, who had a nine-game goal drought before tonight’s game, banked in the game winner with just .04 seconds left in overtime incredibly after Detroit got a 3 on 1 with less than ten seconds remaining. Hopefully this sparks some future success for Alfie and company; if not...
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29 days ago  |  Discuss

Daniel Alfredsson scores game-winner at horn in overtime

Daniel Alfredsson’s fluky goal with 0.4 seconds left in overtime gave the Detroit Red Wings a thrilling, extremely important 5-4 victory over the visiting Pittsburgh Penguins. The Red Wings led 2-0, fell behind 3-2, retook the lead at 4-3 and then had to hang on for dear life just to reach overtime after Pittsburgh tied the game and then embarked on a five-minute power play. Just...
Via The Detroit Sports Site
29 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Red Wings' Daniel Alfredsson picks up his teeth off ice

The Detroit Red Wings Daniel Alfredsson proved, once again, why hockey players are a bunch of tough SOBs. Last night, in the Wings 4-3 loss to the Devils, Alfredsson took a hit up along the boards that knocked some teeth out. Now, we see that quite often in hockey, but watch as he nonchalantly picks […]Continue reading...
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March 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Daniel Alfredsson grabs teeth off ice after losing them to high stick (Video)

Detroit Red Wings forward Daniel Alfredsson was seen picking two of his teeth up off the ice after they were knocked out of his mouth by an accidental high stick during the second period of Tuesday night's game against New Jersey.It happened as Devils center Andrei Loktionov lost his balance behind the Red Wings net. As Loktionov fell, his stick flew up and hit Alfredsson in...
Via Holdout Sports
March 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Daniel Alfredsson causes stir by wearing Ottawa Senators jersey

Ottawa Senators fans were abuzz after former team captain Daniel Alfredsson was spotted at Bell Sensplex wearing the jersey of his former team during an informal skate. Alfredsson, 40, was a lifelong Senator until having a bad split with the team and signing with the Detroit Red Wings in July. He was drafted by the […]
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August 20, 2013  |  Discuss

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