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Report: Crash Line center Holik retires

Updated: May 24, 2009, 12:06 AM ET
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Veteran center Bobby Holik is retiring after 18 seasons, 11 of those with New Jersey Devils, the New York Post reported.

"I'm done. I'm retiring," Holik told the Post from his home in Wyoming. "I miss being with my family every day. I knew when the season ended, but I wanted to leave and get home first, and not make a big deal of it.

"A player is what I was. Now I'm a husband and a father."

The 38-year-old Holik was picked 10th overall by the Hartford Whalers in 1989. He was ...

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