Mike Modano expects to decide whether he'll play again in two or three weeks.
Colorado Avalanche captain Joe Sakic, who has been mulling retirement, said Monday he hopes to have a decision later this month.
Veteran NHL forward Mike Ricci is retiring.
Brian Savage retired from the NHL on Thursday after a 12-year career that included stops in Montreal, Phoenix, St. Louis and Philadelphia.
Mario Lemieux's success has caused Michael Jordan to consider a return to the NBA.