Just about everybody has a baseless opinion on what Daniel Alfredsson is going to decide regarding his future.

Senators GM Bryan Murray has a feeling — one that has grown stronger — based on a chat he had with the man himself.

Getting a wee bit anxious to find out if his 39-year-old captain is going to retire or suit up for a 17th NHL season, Murray called Alfredsson’s agent on or around July 1 looking for an indication. He has since been given just that.