RAW: Kris Draper Announces His Retirement

Published On: Jul 26 2011 01:37:09 PM EDT   Updated On: Jul 26 2011 01:48:50 PM EDT

Detroit Red Wing veteran forward Kris Draper is retiring from the NHL after 20 seasons, the last 17 with Detroit. He announced his retirement during a news conference Tuesday at Joe Louis Arena with General Manager Ken Holland.