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Bulletin: Senators name team captains

by Staff Writer / Ottawa Senators

Tuesday, October 4, 2003



OTTAWA - The Ottawa Senators today named their team captains for the 2005-06 season - Daniel Alfredsson, Wade Redden and Zdeno Chara.

Wearing the team captain's C is 10-year NHL veteran and Senator Daniel Alfredsson. The 32-year-old right-winger has been the Senators captain for the past six seasons, first being named on Oct. 2, 1999.

Along with Alfredsson, defenceman Wade Redden was first selected as an alternate captain for the 1999-2000 season. The 28-year-old is in his seventh season as a team captain and tenth with the Senators and in the NHL.

Zdeno Chara begins his first season wearing a full-time A on his jersey, having donned the letter on occasion during previous seasons. The 28-year-old defenceman is in his fifth season in Ottawa and ninth in the NHL.

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