Hockey has quickly become a young man's game.
The post-lockout era has put on emphasis on speed, and frankly many older players cannot keep up.
There are many older players who have suffered debilitating injuries that make it unwise to continue their careers.
These include players like Marc Savard, Paul Kariya and Daniel Alfredsson.
Here is a list of the five older players that should probably consider retirement in the offseason.
Please feel free to comment with other players that you think should hang up their skates.