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It appears Jaromir Jagr's playing days as a Calgary Flame,adidas Pekka Rinne jersey, and perhaps in the National Hockey League are numbered.
The Flames are beginning a four-game road trip on Tuesday against the Wild and, according to the Calgary Sun, Jagr did not travel with his teammates to Minnesota on Monday.
and have not offered any additional update). He's dressed for 22 of the Flames' 41 contests this season,The 45-year-old veteran forward has not appeared in a game for the Flames this calendar year yet, scratched in each of Calgary's past two (the Flames have said Jagr is day-to-day with a lower-body injury, sustaining a lower-body injury in October that landed him on injured reserve.
This latest deveolopment comes in the wake of Sportsnet's Elliotte Friedman reporting the Flames and Jagr are "working on an exit," though it's unclear where his final destination would be. Jagr turns 46 in February, and could attempt to join the Czech Republic at the 2018 Olympics in Pyeongchang. He also has previously played in the KHL.
has been given permission to talk to every other team in the league to see if there’s a fit for him. At this time there isn’t,Authentic Gustav Nyquist jersey,"“His agent,adidas Aleksander Barkov jersey, Petr Svoboda,adidas Jonathan Drouin jersey,Authentic Pekka Rinne jersey," Friedman said during Hockey Night In Canada's Headlines segment on Saturday. "His time in Calgary is about done and they’re just trying to figure out how they’re going to go about it.”
Jagr has averaged just over 13 minutes of ice time per-game,Jagr was a late addition to the Flames roster this offseason, signing just before Calgary was set to play its season opener. Jagr then did not dress until Calgary's fourth game of the season, saying he needed to work his way back into game shape. When he has played, his lowest total by nearly four minutes.
000 for his career,Should he retire from the NHL, and Jagr would do so with a few milestones just on the horizon. He is currently the NHL's third all-time leading goal scorer,adidas Gustav Nyquist jersey,adidas Tomas Tatar jersey, 36 shy of passing Gordie how; he's also 34 short of 800. He's also 79 points shy of 2,Authentic Tomas Tatar jersey,Authentic Aleksander Barkov jersey,Authentic Jonathan Drouin jersey, which would make him the second player ever to hit that mark along with Wayne Gretzky.