Hockey News: Giroux Injury; Alfredsson Saga

There seems to be some conflicting views on what exactly happened between the Ottawa Senators and longtime captain Daniel Alfredsson. [Globe and Mail]

Sens GM Brian Murray feels that Alfie’s agent may be to blame. [Canoe]

Daniel Alfredsson Senators
Daniel Alfredsson (Icon SMI)

Meanwhile, what’s going on between Ottawa and defensman Jared Cowen. [TSN]

The Colorado Avalanche will have their captain under contract for the next seven years. [SI]

In today’s installment of random off-season injuries, Flyers captain Claude Giroux will be sidelined for the next six weeks. [Broad Street Hockey]

The New Jersey Devils have been sold. [Sportsnet]

Obviously Evgeni Malkin’s father’s claim that the Dallas Stars offered his son a contract was lost in translation. [CBC]

Is Teemu Selanne coming back for another season? One can only hope. [OC Weekly]

Another “Sidney Crosby is a baby” post. Slow news day, clearly. [Bolts by the Bay]

Yeah, what a terrible guy that Crosby is. [CTV]

Pittsburgh Penguin Sidney Crosby - Photo By Andy Martin Jr
(Photo By Andy Martin Jr)

Roberto Luongo just had his tires stolen, of course he isn’t happy! [The Province]

The Maple Leafs can’t afford to lose Nazem Kadri. [Toronto Star]

The odd tale of Chris Nilan’s Stanley Cup ring. [Deadspin]

After a scary incident in last seasons playoff, Canadiens forward Lars Eller is 100% again. []

The same can’t be said for Marc Staal, however. [The Chronicle Journal]

And finally, somehow Scott Gomez still has a job in the NHL. [SB Nation]