Colby Cave Dies at the age of 25


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Colby Cave has died at the age of 25.

The Canadian professional ice hockey centre played for the Boston Bruins and Edmonton Oilers.

Cave suffered a brain bleed overnight on April 6–7, 2020.

He died after being in a medically induced coma in the early hours of April 11, at Sunnybrook Hospital in Toronto.

On December 17, 2018, Cave scored his first NHL career goal in 4–0 shutout of the Montreal Canadiens.

He remained with Boston to appear in 20 games, posting 1 goal and 5 points before he was placed on waivers by the Bruins for re-assignment to the AHL. On January 15, 2019, Cave left the Bruins organization after he was claimed by the Edmonton Oilers.