Lee Stempniak played in 911 games over 13 NHL seasons.
Jim Slater, who recently announced his retirement and new role with the Washington Capitals, stopped by NHLPA.com to discuss his next chapter.
Former New York Rangers and Tampa Bay Lightning defenceman Dan Girardi has announced his retirement from the NHL after 13 seasons.
Niklas Kronwall is retiring after 15 seasons with the Detroit Red Wings.
Goalie Cam Ward has signed a one-day contract with the Carolina Hurricanes and is retiring as a member of the team he helped lead to a Stanley Cup.
Four-time Stanley Cup-winning forward Chris Kunitz has retired after 15 seasons in the NHL.
Veteran centre Matt Cullen is retiring after a 21-season career that includes three Stanley Cup titles.
Franchise goaltender with third-most career wins in NHL history retires after 19 seasons, 11 with Florida.
Brooks Orpik has announced his retirement today from the NHL after 15 seasons.
Antoine Vermette has announced his retirement today from the National Hockey League (NHL) following 14 seasons.
The defenceman skated in 783 regular-season NHL games.
Rick Nash has announced his retirement from hockey after suffering a concussion last March.
At a mere 5-foot-7, Brian Gionta knew the odds would be long at getting an opportunity to play in the NHL some 20 years ago after being drafted by the New Jersey Devils.
Ondrej Pavelec, who was a workhorse in the Jets' goal after the NHL franchise moved from Atlanta to Winnipeg, announced his retirement Thursday.
Henrik Zetterberg knew something wasn't right with his back last January when he stopped practicing. Despite the aches and pains, he did not miss a game all season for the Detroit Red Wings.
A lot has changed over the last two decades in professional hockey. Through it all, there was Jarome Iginla.
Former Calgary Flames star Jarome Iginla will announce his retirement from the NHL on Monday.
Forward Alex Burrows is entering the coaching ranks after announcing his retirement from the NHL as a player on Friday.
Forward Alexandre Burrows’ playing career has come to an end, following 13 seasons in the National Hockey League.
From the NHLPA and its players, congratulations to P-A Parenteau, who recently announced his retirement after 491 NHL games, and nearly 1,000 games as a professional hockey player.