Mike Modano Done?
Will He Retire?
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - Mike Modano says he is "really kind of
on the fence" about whether he will retire or return for another
He was at Texas Motor Speedway to drive the pace car before the
start of the NASCAR Sprint Cup race Sunday, a week after his
contract with the Dallas Stars ended following his 20th full NHL
Modano turns 40 in June and the highest-scoring U.S.-born player
in league history says there have not been any talks about a new
contract with the Stars, but that general manager and former
teammate Joe Nieuwendyk has given him "the leeway" to take his
While pondering his playing future, Modano is part of a group
seeking ownership of the Stars, the team for which he has played
his entire career.
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