Alfredsson has scored 426 goals and compiled 1,108 points during his career. He served as the Senators’ captain since 1999.
The winger from Sweden is a six-time All-Star and won the Calder Trophy (rookie of the year) in 1996.
Alfredsson will once again team up with Red Wings captain Henrik Zetterberg, who Alfredsson played with on the 2006 Swedish national team that won gold at the Torino Olympic games.
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John Newsome and Anne Woolsey, CNN