On August 6, 2009, Roenick announced his retirement from the National Hockey League.
Roenick finished his career having scored 513 goals and 703 assists in 1,363 games, for a total of 1,216 points.

The San Jose Sharks Organization hosted a classy Retirement News Conference for Roenick. This day was a celebration of the end of a career that pushed USA Hockey to the top and a career that was consistently putting the NHL in the spotlight for his moves on and off the ice.

He played the game hard and he is that player that fans all across the globe will miss because of that.