Mike "Doc" Emrick, whose play-by-play style meshed perfectly with hockey's frenetic pace, revealed Monday that he would retiring after a 50-year career. Called 22 Stanley Cup Finals »
"We want more than another window to win; we want to reach the summit again, and stay there," -- Blackhawks statement.
The NHL free agent market opens on Friday, Oct. 9.
Emrick announced his retirement on Monday after a 47-year broadcasting career.