Vancouver Canucks forwards Henrik and Daniel Sedin announced they will retire at the end of the season.
The 37-year-old twins disclosed their plans Monday in a letter on the team's website before addressing media later.
The Sedins are in their 17th season in the NHL, all with Vancouver. They led the Canucks to within one game of winning the 2011 Stanley Cup.
"There's been a lot of talk," Henrik Sedin said at Rogers Arena. "We felt the longer the season went, it became clearer to us this was going to be our last year."
"It's a happy day for all of us," Daniel Sedin added. "We're really comfortable where we're...