Originally written on The 6th Sens  |  Last updated 10/10/12
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Yesterday’s news that Dominik Hasek was retiring for the third time barely registered with me. It was the hockey equivalent of listening to your best friend rehash the details of how he has broken up with his on-again/off-again girlfriend for the last time; because, "this time, it’s for good." Despite having not played since the 2010/11 season when he spent some time playing for Spartak Moscow of the KHL, the 47-year old goaltender still hoped to attract the interest of some/any/one NHL club(s). In a shocking turn of events, NHL.com reported that "Hasek expressed his wish to play exhibition games in the American Hockey League in preparation for an expected NHL return, and that one NHL club remained in contact. However, that club apparently told Hasek's agent that they weren't interested anymore." You have to admire the lengths Hasek is willing to go for even one more instant of NHL ice time. Conversely, his too brief tenure with the Senators left more than one person wonderi...
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