12/01/2013 12:52 EST | Updated 01/31/2014 05:59 EST

#AlfiesBack - the thoughts of the Sens Army

Ottawa's long-time captain cast his legacy into doubt when he chose to sign with Detroit in the off-season.

In a day that's been circled on the calendar for Senators fans for months, Daniel Alfredsson returns to the city where he enjoyed near-universal love for 17 seasons.

Here's a collection of your thoughts as we approach puck drop at 5:30 p.m. ET.