Found August 20, 2013 on NESN.com:
Jaromir Jagr has been playing professional hockey for a long, long time. So long, that three of his new Devils teammates were not born when he made his NHL debut on Oct. 5, 1990. So long, that his trademark mullet was socially accepted as stylish for much of his career. Now, it appears that Jagr’s 20th NHL season will be his last. In a post on his personal Facebook page informing fans of his offseason training habits, the 41-year-old shared that he will likely hang up the skates at the conclusion of this season. “It looks like it will be my last season, so I can’t be too risky,” Jagr wrote on Tuesday. After a brief rental stint with the Bruins, the veteran winger signed a one-year, $2 million contract with New Jersey in July, making the Devils his seventh NHL team. He turns 42 in February and will enter the 2013-14 as the second-oldest player in the league behind Anaheim’s Teemu Selanne (43). In an example of history coming full circle, the Devils will open the regular season agains...
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
RELATED ARTICLES

Jaromir Jagr claims that the 2013-2014 season ‘looks like’ his last one

Take this for what you will given that it's Jaromir Jagr. From TSN: Jaromir Jagr took to social media on Tuesday and indicated that next season may be his last in the NHL. Speaking to fans on his official Facebook page, the 41-year-old said that he will likely hang up the skates at the conclusion of the upcoming season. "It looks like it will be my last season...

Jaromir Jagr: "Looks like it will be my last season"

The 2013-14 season might be Jaromir Jagr's final year in the NHL. A post on Jagr's official Facebook page and a translation found on Puck Daddy quote the 41-year-old forward as saying: It looks like it will be my last season, so I can’t be too risky. Jagr has discussed his retirement several times over the last few years, but this is the first time we've seen...

2013-14 to be Jagr’s final season?

Jagr also holds the NHL’s unofficial record for awesomest mullet. Photo: Robert Laberge, Allsport/Getty Images It looks like Jaromir Jagr’s NHL comeback will end after three years. Though he has played well since returning the league after a three-year stint in Russia’ KHL, it’s clear he’s not the same player he was when he left the NHL in 2008. Which isn’t exactly unexpected...

Jaromir Jagr: ‘It looks like it will be my last season’

Despite his youthful comportment in Reebok photo shoots it’s important to remember that Jaromir Jagr will turn 42 years old in February 2014. His one-year deal with the New Jersey Devils could be his last NHL contract – at least that’s what Jagr seems to believe. A new post on his official Facebook page about his training regimen and diet included this line about the 2013-14 season.

End of the road for Jagr?

It sounds like Boston Bruins Jaromir Jagr is finally thinking of retiring, it’s quite surprising to me actually. NESN reported that Jagr made a post on his Facebook page talking about his off season training program and that he’s likely to hang up his skates at the end of the year. Now, it appears that Jagr’s 20th NHL season will be his last. In a post on his personal Facebook...

Todd Cordell: New Jersey Devils: Expectations For Adam Larsson?

You can follow Todd on Twitter @ToddCordell! It's been two years since the New Jersey Devils won the draft lottery and select Adam Larsson 4th overall in the 2011 NHL Entry Draft. Over Larsson's first two NHL seasons, he showed flashes of potential stardom, but has also hit some bumps along the road. In 102 regular season games, Larsson has two goals and 24 points...

Todd Cordell: New Jersey Devils: Jaromir Jagr One And Done?

You can follow Todd on Twitter @ToddCordell! A few weeks ago the New Jersey Devils signed Jaromir Jagr to a one-year deal, and it appears this season will be his last. Jagr made a post on his official Facebook page on Tuesday that suggested he'll hang up his skates and retire from the NHL after the 2013-14 season. Jagr, 41, signed a one-year deal worth $2 million that...

Todd Cordell: New Jersey Devils Notes: Henrique, Wedgewood, Kujawinski & More

You can follow Todd on Twitter @ToddCordell! There isn't much in the way of New Jersey Devils news these days and there hasn't been for a while, so I decided today's post would some random thoughts that crossed my mind. - Here we are in the final 1/3 of August and Adam Henrique remains unsigned. The Devils have the cap space to sign Henrique and with new ownership...

Can You Say Patrik Elias, Future Hall Of Famer?

from Dave Lozo of The Score, To me, based on the standards of previous Hall entrants, Elias is sitting right on the bubble. The 37-year-old, who signed a three-year contract with the Devils this summer, has 375 goals and 930 points in 1,090 career regular-season games, all with New Jersey. He has been just as good in the postseason, posting 45 goals and 125 points in 162...

Podcast Episode 70: Flip, Flip, Flipadelphia

Steve and Hal are back with a brand new Flyers Faithful podcast! The guys sit down to discuss Sixers owner Josh Harris buying the New Jersey Devils and whether that matters, Jaromir Jagr signing with the aforementioned Devils, Claude Giroux’s golfing woes, Ian Laperriere’s Ironman status, and more. Flyers Faithful Podcast Episode 70 You can listen to the episode by following...
Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.