Jan 29, 2012, 7:05 PM EDT
With Daniel Alfredsson being the captain of his own team in his home city of Ottawa meant that the fans were itching to see him do well.
After scoring his first of two goals in the NHL All-Star Game, the fans showed their appreciation in a big way and Alfredsson was happy to recognize them for it by popping off for a standing ovation.
- Blue Jackets GM to Johansen: It’s about the team, not ‘one guy’ 16
- Will the NHL publicize divers? 46
- Report: NHL, Epix network to partner on Winter Classic reality series 16
- Habs to play without captain for just second time in franchise history 16
- Chiarelli: At some point, I’m going to have to trade a defenseman 44
- Devils post-Martin Brodeur era about to truly start 9
- Report: Rangers expected to announce captain on Thursday 12
- Snider: Flyers not hiding behind ‘horrible mistake’ of signing Bryzgalov 21
- P.K. Subban: ‘I’m not trying to change the game of hockey’ 24
- Demand for Canucks tickets plummeting according to broker 39