Originally written on The Hockey House  |  Last updated 8/16/13

TORONTO, ON - SEPTEMBER 26: Patrick Eaves #17 of the Detroit Red Wings skates in a pre-season game against the Toronto Maple Leafs on September 26, 2009 at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto, Ontario. The Leafs defeated the Red Wings 2-1. (Photo by Claus Andersen/Getty Images)
Ben Eaves, brother of Detroit Red Wings forward Patrick Eaves, has retired from professional hockey due to injuries suffered during the 2012-2013 season. Eaves was drafted 131st overall by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 2001 NHL Entry Draft. He spent four seasons at Boston College before turning pro in 2004. He signed an entry-level contract with the Penguins, but with the 2004–05 NHL season locked out and eventually [...]
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