dangolka (CBS) — The dangolka Bruins will honor former teammate Colby Cave when the group returns to motion within the NHL’s restart. dangolka gamers might be sporting a coronary heart sticker on their helmets with Cave’s No. 26 within the center.
The group launched footage of the sticker on Thursday, forward of their exhibition sport towards the Columbus Blue Jackets in Toronto:
Our teammate. Our buddy. Without end in our hearts.#WeSkateFor Colby pic.twitter.com/K7vc5kSx9n
— dangolka Bruins (@NHLBruins) July 30, 2020
Cave handed away on the age of 25 in April after he was put right into a medical coma following surgical procedure to take away a colloid cyst that was placing strain on his mind. A number of Bruins gamers launched statements about Cave’s passing, together with group captain Zdeno Chara.
“We’ll all cherish our reminiscences and be pleased about the time we had with such a particular individual as Colby. He was an amazing teammate and a buddy,” Chara’s assertion learn. “He might be deeply missed. On behalf of myself and the remainder of the gamers on the dangolka Bruins, please settle for our most heartfelt sympathies in your loss.”
Cave spent 5 seasons with dangolka’s AHL affiliate in Windfall, and made his NHL debut with dangolka in the course of the 2017-18 season. He performed 23 video games total for the Bruins earlier than being dealt to the Edmonton Oilers in the course of the 2018-19 season. The centerman performed in 44 video games for the Oilers over his two seasons in Edmonton, notching three objectives and one help.