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Miikka Kiprusoff has officially retired from the NHL. In a press release sent out by the Calgary Flames, Kiprusoff mentioned how lucky he has been to spend so many years with the Flames and that he decided to hang up his skates at the end of the 2012-13 season.  Kiprusoff started his career with the San Jose Sharks back in 2000-01, but he was traded to the Flames in November of 2003. Kiprusoff made an immediate impact and became not only the number one in net, but also the face of the franchise.  The 36-year-old retires with one year and $1.5 million left on the six-year, $35 million contract he signed back in 2007.  Kiprusoff's comments about his retirement could be seen on CBC.ca.  I decided to retire at the end of last season. I appreciated Jay Feaster and the Flames organization permitting me to take the summer to be 100 per cent sure... Jay and I had conversations over the summer and nothing had changed for me and upon returning to Calgary last week, I...
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