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  1. Shane Doan nearly retired to stay with his family

    Oct 7, 2012, 3:50 PM EDT

    Shane Doan

    A health crisis with his daughter is the reason.

  2. It doesn’t sound like a lockout would end Alfredsson’s career

    Sep 9, 2012, 10:00 AM EDT

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    Daniel Alfredsson

    “We, as the union, will do what’s right for us and what’s fair. If that means I lose a year, then so be it.”

  3. Daniel Alfredsson wants to be a coach… Someday

    May 15, 2012, 12:01 PM EDT

    Marian Gaborik, Daniel Alfredsson

    “But I like the strategic aspect of the game. I read the game really well.”

  4. Was this Daniel Alfredsson’s last stand? If so, he’s proud of his team

    Apr 26, 2012, 11:27 PM EDT

    Marian Gaborik, Daniel Aflredsson

    “They’ve kept me upbeat and happy when I’m a grumpy old man at times. They’ve made this year very enjoyable for me.”

  5. The key to Nicklas Lidstrom’s future is… Tomas Holmstrom?

    Apr 25, 2012, 9:51 AM EDT

    Nicklas Lidstrom, Tomas Holmstrom, Douglas Murray

    They’re like the NHL’s version of The Odd Couple.

  6. Brodeur, Parise focus on Florida series, not future

    Apr 22, 2012, 5:28 PM EDT

    Zach Parise, Derek Stepan, Martin Brodeur

    It’s possible that both might play their final game for the Devils on Tuesday.

  7. Nicklas Lidstrom needs some time to make retirement choice

    Apr 21, 2012, 8:36 PM EDT

    lidstrompondersap

    He can probably wait as long as he wants.

  8. Columnist believes Teemu Selanne has one more year in him

    Mar 25, 2012, 11:04 AM EDT

    Teemu Selanne

    When you lead your team in scoring at 41, you’re doing something very, very right.

  9. Martin Brodeur isn’t “100 percent sure” about playing next season

    Mar 21, 2012, 7:40 PM EDT

    hedbergbrodeurap

    He doesn’t know if he could play for another team, if it came down to that.

  10. Jari Kurri’s in the “Don’t retire Teemu!” club; Selanne reaches 1,400 points

    Mar 15, 2012, 12:02 AM EDT

    Saku Koivu, Teemu Selanne

    The Finnish great is like most of us – he doesn’t want the Finnish Flash to go.

  11. Sean Avery wouldn’t sign the retirement papers Glen Sather sent him

    Mar 14, 2012, 2:32 PM EDT

    Glen Sather

    This relationship is ending on a real high note.

  12. Sean Avery actually announced his retirement on Bravo

    Mar 13, 2012, 1:43 PM EDT

    Sean Avery

    “I am officially retired. I threw my skates in the Hudson.”

  13. Martin Brodeur is thinking of playing one more year

    Jan 17, 2012, 10:47 AM EDT

    Martin Brodeur

    He’s played 18 seasons and is thinking of making it 19.

  14. Columnist says Sidney Crosby should consider retirement

    Dec 15, 2011, 9:07 AM EDT

    Sidney Crosby

    Comparing him to Eric Lindros is a bit of a stretch at this point.

  15. Is this Martin Brodeur’s final season?

    Sep 16, 2011, 10:34 PM EDT

    Montreal Canadiens v New Jersey Devils

    38-year-old Martin Brodeur is entering the final year of his contract. Is this going to be his last season before retirement? He’s given it some thought…

  16. Teemu Selanne on returning this year: “I look at this as my last year”

    Sep 15, 2011, 6:27 PM EDT

    Saku Koivu, Teemu Selanne

    Teemu Selanne says he believes this is his last year in the NHL but he’s got a lot to look forward to this season to make it a potentially memorable one.

  17. Teemu Selanne announces he’s coming back to Anaheim; signs one-year, $4 million deal

    Sep 15, 2011, 3:45 PM EDT

    Teemu Selanne

    The “Finnish Flash” is coming back to play one more year with the Anaheim Ducks. Let us all rejoice.

  18. Ducks GM Bob Murray talks about Teemu Selanne’s hopes to come back

    Sep 6, 2011, 3:56 PM EDT

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    Los Angeles Kings v Anaheim Ducks

    Ducks GM Bob Murray spoke about what he thinks of Teemu Selanne rejoining the Ducks this season or if the NHL legend will call it a career.

  19. Bruins GM Peter Chiarelli says Marc Savard won’t play this year and might not ever play again

    Aug 31, 2011, 2:48 PM EDT

    Marc Savard, Peter Chiarelli

    The doubts about Marc Savard’s NHL return continue as Bruins GM Peter Chiarelli said he won’t play this season and probably won’t ever play again.

  20. Teemu watch: Selanne feeling optimistic about coming back for one more season

    Aug 27, 2011, 11:09 PM EDT

    Teemu Selanne

    Teemu Selanne played in a charity game in California tonight and he’s feeling optimistic about playing next season.

  21. Mike Modano continues to mull retirement options: ‘I’m still on the fence’

    Aug 26, 2011, 11:20 PM EDT

    Mike Modano

    Mike Modano admits that he’s “still on the fence” when it comes to a retirement decision, with a new window for a decision being mid-September.

  22. Teemu Selanne blogs and sets a September 16 date to decide on retirement or not

    Aug 22, 2011, 8:34 PM EDT

    Teemu Selanne

    We’re not the only ones blogging around here as Teemu Selanne writes about his summer workouts and whether or not he’s retiring and just when he’ll decide that by.

  23. Ducks GM discusses statuses of Teemu Selanne, Jonas Hiller

    Aug 8, 2011, 6:03 PM EDT

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    Teemu Selanne

    Ducks GM Bob Murray provided an update regarding Jonas Hiller and Teemu Selanne, although the details are more than a little vague.

  24. Mike Comrie won’t return until he completes rehab from hip surgery; Is his career over?

    Aug 8, 2011, 1:11 PM EDT

    Pittsburgh Penguins v Detroit Red Wings

    Mike Comrie’s NHL career is on hold as he continues to rehab from hip surgery. Could this be the last we see of Comrie?

  25. Are Marty Turco’s days in the NHL over?

    Aug 6, 2011, 2:18 PM EDT

    Marty Turco

    Could Marty Turco’s lack of options force him to retire or at least leave the NHL?

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