(Sports Network) - Jamie Langenbrunner, who was on two Stanley Cup-winning
teams and who captained the 2010 U.S. Olympic team to a silver medal, has
retired from hockey.
The National Hockey League Players' Association announced Langenbrunner's
retirement on Wednesday. The veteran forward was not on an NHL roster this
Langenbrunner, 38, said it was "a dream come true to have the opportunity to
play in the NHL for 16 seasons," according to the NHLPA news release.
He played for the Dallas Stars from 1994-2002, winning a Stanley Cup with the
team in 1999, and again for part of the 2010-11 season.
He played for the New Jersey Devils for parts of nine seasons, winning another
Cup in 2003, and spent his last two seasons with the St. Louis Blues.
Last February, Langenbrunner had season-ending hip surgery after playing just
He finished his career with 243 goals and 663 points in 1,109 games. He had 34
goals and 87 points in 146 postseason games.
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