You were a 44 year old who simply was not contributing effectively enough to warrant a regular spot in the lineup. Sometimes stuff has to be done for the betterment of the team no matter the surrounding circumstances.
Just go enjoy retirement and take solace in the fact that you had a great career from start to finish.
the only thing that is going to make up for this is a trade for a realistic number 1 D or a proven goal scorer or both because otherwise Holland is under fire and it will be a long offseason ass of right now especially if we don't resign alfie we would have possibly
Z Dats Goose
Franzen Weiss Abby
Tats Shehan Jurco
Miller Helm Glendening
Kronwall Big E
not a productive bunch especially with pending hurting players
How these guys are considered NHL Hockey players is beyond me