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Blue Jackets’ Goaltender Matiss Kivlenieks Dies After Apparent Fireworks Malfunction

Photo: NBC Sports The Columbus Blue Jackets announced on Monday morning that goaltender Matiss Kivlenieks passed away from injuries he sustained as a result of a fireworks malfunction in Novi, Michigan, on Sunday. Kivlenieks was attending a holiday party at … Continue reading

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19-Year Old Russian Hockey Player Timur Fayzutdinov Dies From Complications After Puck Strike to the Head

KHL Ice hockey is one of the world’s most intense and physically-demanding sports, and with that comes a degree of danger. Throughout recent history there have been notable tragedies that have hit the hockey world, both on and off the … Continue reading

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