The greatest women’s hockey player in Canadian history has announced her retirement from Canadian hockey.

Four-time Olympic Gold Medalist Hayley Wickenheiser stated via Twitter that she will no longer represent Canada’s women’s hockey team.

As you could expect, the hockey world had a thing or two to say about the news.












Big news!!!! #NHL #HayleyWickenheiser #Wickenheiser #Retirement #Canada #🇨🇦 #Hockey

A photo posted by NHL.BUZZ ( on

Congratulations Hayley on a fantastic career. You truly were something special!