Jaromir Jagr’s NHL career begins another chapter. The 41-year old veteran has agreed to play for his seventh NHL team, the New Jersey Devils, next season.
ESPN’s Pierre LeBrun reported the news on Monday morning, saying that Jagr has agreed to a one-year deal that won’t be announced until tomorrow.
OK 30-sec break from vacation. Jaromir Jagr has agreed to one-year deal with Devils. Likely won’t be officially announced until Tuesday…
— Pierre LeBrun (@Real_ESPNLeBrun) July 22, 2013
Jagr played for the Bruins and Stars last season, tallying 16 goals and 19 assists in 45 regular season games. He has previously played for the Penguins, Capitals, Rangers and Flyers.
In related news, the Traveling Jagrs are now hiring.