Scott Niedermayer retires

Defenceman Scott Niedermayer , who helped lead the Anaheim Ducks to their only Stanley Cup title in 2007 and was named M Niedermayer made the announcement Tuesday afternoon at the Honda Center, the Ducks’ home arena, four months after captaining Canada to a gold medal at the Vancouver Olympics. Niedermayer leaves the game as a four-time Stanley Cup winner, two-time Olympic gold medallist and Memorial Cup winner.