'Undrafted but undaunted': Oilers' Colby Cave dies at 25
April 12, 2020
TORONTO (AP) — Colby Cave, an excellent teammate whose lone goal for the Edmonton Oilers this season came on an "awesome" rush down the ice, died Saturday after a brain bleed this week. He was 25.
The NHL club did not say what caused the bleed. Cave's agent, Jason Davidson, has said the condition did not appear linked to the coronavirus.
"Our Colby was loved dearly by us, his family and friends, the entire hockey community, and many more," his family said in a statement.
NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman said Cave's "life and hockey career, though too short, were inspiringly emblematic of the...