Originally written on The 6th Sens  |  Last updated 10/17/14

1 Feb 2002: Mike Comrie of the Edmonton Oilers attempts a shot against goalie Roberto Luongo of the Florida Panthers during the NHL YoungStars Game at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. Team Melrose defeated Team fox 13-7. DIGITAL IMAGE. Mandatory Credit: Robert LaBerge/Getty Images/NHLI
According to TSN, two-time Senators forward Mike Comrie has announced his retirement from professional hockey after ten NHL seasons. (As an aside, has it really been that long? It feels like we're counting Comrie's career in dog years.) Around the nation's capital, Comrie will fondly be remembered for his role on the Senators during the team's 2007 Stanley Cup Finals run. So much so that despite having the fourth worst record in the Eastern Conference (22-26-9), GM Bryan Murray re-acquired Comrie on February 20th, 2009 - dealing a first round draft selection and Dean McAmmond for Comrie and defenceman Chris Campoli. (note: For those wondering, yes, this was still the denial stage of the franchise when it still wanted to afford an overpaid, complacent veteran core every opportunity to re-capture their '07 magic.) Comrie released this statement: "My career has afforded me a series of phenomenal opportunities to play and become friends with some of...
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