No one in the NHL community wants to experience another lockout. The fans don't, the NHL doesn't and the players especially don't want to miss an entire season.
Not every player in the league is a spry 20-year-old with an entire career ahead of them. There are league veterans in their late 30s and early 40s who may not return in 2013-14 if there is another lockout.
Here are some of the players who may have to hang them up if the 2012-13 season is lost because of a lockout.