Ottawa Senators Captain Erik Karlsson Loses Son

The Captain of the Ottawa Senators, Erik Karlsson, has lost his son.

Back in November 2017 Erik and Melinda Karlsson said that their son was expected this Spring.

The club revealed on Tuesday that their unborn son has died.

Head Coach Guy Boucher said, "everybody is heartbroken, it's awful. We definitely feel for Erik and his wife and his family.

Karlsson is Swedish and has served as the captain of the Ottawa Senators in the National Hockey League since October 2014.