Read: Mark Messier Intends To Return To the NHL

While in Edmonton for a sports memorabilia dinner and to see Kevin Lowe and Craig MacTavish, Mark Messier spoke with the Edmonton media, via Oilers Now on 630 CHED, and the topic of his future in the NHL was brought up.

Messier was asked if he intended to get back into the NHL after his project with the Kingsbridge Armory is finished and Messier said, “I do, for sure.”

He added that he took this opportunity to because he has been involved for the past three-years and the area means a lot to him.

Messier said that the process is getting the proper approvals, getting through the proper votes and he is very encouraged by the progress being made.

Messier left the Rangers after being passed over as head coach.

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