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While the NHL may lack some of the glitz and glamour of its rivals, arguably no pro league in North America boasts such dedicated fans. When an NHL great passes on, hockey aficionados everywhere feel the impact of his death. This memorial site was created to honor and remember players, coaches and others associated with the National Hockey League.
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7/12/1957 - 6/29/2017

NHL Memorials: Remembering the life, death and legacy of Dave Semenko

Dave Semenko, the former Edmonton Oilers winger known as Wayne Gretzky’s on-ice bodyguard, died Thursday, June 29, 2017, of cancer, according to multiple news sources. He was 59. The Edmonton Oilers announced his death. ”It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Oilers legend Dave Semenko after a short, but courageous battle with cancer. Dave will be remembered as a fierce competitor, loyal teammate, fan favourite and dear friend to so many,” the Oilers said in a statement. ...
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