The New Jersey Devils and Chicago Blackhawks honored the late Jimmy Hayes by popping out to warmups all carrying Hayes jerseys forward of their recreation on Friday evening. The Devils have been carrying No. 10 with “Broadway” on the again whereas the Blackhawks donned Hayes’ No. 39 sweater.
Hayes, a former ahead who performed for the Devils, Blackhawks, Florida Panthers and Boston Bruins throughout seven seasons within the NHL, suddenly died at the age of 31 in late August. Prior to the NHL, Hayes was a standout at Boston College, serving to the Eagles win the 2009 nationwide championship in his sophomore season.
Hayes’ youthful brother, Kevin, presently performs for the Philadelphia Flyers. The Hayes household, who was in attendance for Friday’s contest, was acknowledged after a tribute video was performed throughout the first media timeout.
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