12/01/2006 Mark Messier's #11 jersey is retired by the New York Rangers
Mark Messier Retirement Ceremony
The Retiring of Messier's #11
Mark Messier Night Ceremony
In 2006, during a very emotional ceremony that featured most of the 1994 Stanley Cup team and the Stanley Cup itself, the New York Rangers retired his number 11 in a game against the Edmonton Oilers. During the game, the Rangers defeated the Oilers. His is the 4th number retired by the Rangers.