2 of 19

After 17 years in the NHL, Jagr -- then 36 -- departed the N.Y. Rangers in 2008 for Avangard Omsk, which offered a two-year deal worth $25 million. In two seasons, he's scored a total of 47 goals and 95 points in 106 games while helping his team reach the playoffs each time. Last January, Jagr was caught up in a wild brawl-filled game vs. Vityaz Chekhov in which so many players were ejected that there weren't enough left to continue. In May, Jagr signed a one-year, $7 million extension rather than return to the NHL.

Photo: Lou Capozzola/SI; AFP/Getty Images

Average: 5 (1 vote)