Jagr

Jagr

With his 43rd birthday just a couple months past in the spring of 2011, Mark Recchi famously told his Boston Bruins teammates that if the team ended its Stanley Cup championship drought he would retire.

That June, Recchi made good on his promise.

Forty-one-year-old Jaromir Jagr, another left-shooting right wing whose plaque will someday wind up on the wall of the Hall of Fame in Toronto, is not about to make any such proclamations in the Bruins’ dressing room.

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