Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 7/13/12

PHILADELPHIA - OCTOBER 10: Teemu Selanne #8 of the Anaheim Ducks skates against the Philadelphia Flyers at the Wachovia Center on October 10, 2009 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Those in the hockey world who watch Teemu Selanne believe that he can still play for a few more years, and leading the Ducks in scoring at age 41 only strengthened that sentiment. Apparently Selanne also believes that he has a lot left in his tank as well. The future Hall of Fame winger, who sits 12th on the NHL's all-time scoring list with 663 goals, is back for another season with the Anaheim Ducks, as he agreed to a one-year contract worth $4.5 million. Selanne, who turned 42 on July 3, went beyond his own initial timetable to decide whether he'd play again, but he delivered some positive news in what's been a rough summer for the Ducks. The club's fans have had to deal with top prospect Justin Schultz not signing with the franchise that drafted him and perennial 30-goal scorer Bobby Ryan expressing his unhappiness over continually being mentioned in trade rumors. But the return of the greatest player in Ducks history proved to be a nice tonic. "Very excited," said Se...
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