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  • Daniel Alfredsson is a Swedish former professional ice hockey player. He spent 17 seasons with the Ottawa Senators and played his final year with the Detroit Red Wings. He signed a one day contract on December 4 2014 to retire as a member of the Ottawa senators Alfredsson was the captain of the Ottawa Senators from 1999–2013. He is considered a leader by example and had been compared to former Detroit Red Wings captain Steve Yzerman in his value during his tenure as captain of the Ottawa Senators. With the Senators, Alfredsson usually played on the first line, which was formerly nicknamed the 'CASH' or 'Pizza' line with centre Jason Spezza and left winger Dany Heatley, before Heatley's trade to the San Jose Sharks. He had traditionally been the fourth forward on the ice in the role of pointman on Ottawa's powerplay. He was one of the league's top two-way players, and he holds the Senators' franchise records for goals, assists, and points with 1,178 games played. He had played for Sweden internationally fourteen times, including the 2006 gold medal and 2014 silver medal winning Olympic teams.

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