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STEVE MONTADOR RUMORS

NHL's Montador offered years ago to donate brain

TORONTO (AP) -- Before concussions were a serious topic in hockey, Steve Montador knew all about the consequences of head injuries. Five years ago, while still playing in the NHL, Montador committed to donating his brain to research. Dr. Charles Tator of the University of Toronto told that story at Montador's memorial service Saturday in Mississauga, Ontario. "He didn't know when...
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February 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Late NHL vet Steve Montador offered to donate brain years ago

TORONTO -- Before concussions were a serious topic in hockey, Steve Montador knew all about the consequences of head injuries. Five years ago, while still playing in the NHL, Montador committed to donating his brain to research. Dr. Charles Tator of the University of Toronto told that story at Montador's memorial service Saturday in Mississauga, Ontario. "He didn't know when it was...
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February 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Around the NHL: Franson, Santorelli to Nashville, Montador

  View image | gettyimages.com Getting a jump on the NHL trade deadline, the Nashville Predators have acquired Cody Franson and Mike Santorelli from the Toronto Maple Leafs. Nashville sent veteran forward Olli Jokinen, prospect Brendan Leipsic, and a 2015 first round pick to the Leafs. Franson had six goals and 26 assists for 32 points in 55 games for Toronto this season...
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February 16, 2015  |  Discuss

In memory of Steve Montador

It’s been a tough year for the hockey community. This has been a year that saw the fathers of Zach Parise and Ryan Suter pass away within two weeks of each other. It’s a year where the assistant equipment manager for the Blackhawks, Clint Reif, died right before Christmas, and then a Blackhawks beat writer, […] The post In memory of Steve Montador appeared first on Along the Boards.
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February 16, 2015  |  Discuss

NHL reporter retracts Steve Montador suicide report

Former NHL defenseman Steve Montador was found dead in his home on Sunday, and the cause of death is not yet known. While tributes poured in from around the hockey world, Globe and Mail hockey reporter James Mirtle made an assumption he would instantly regret. [via @RedMileDJ] Mirtle immediately faced backlash on Twitter, and after deleting the original tweet, he issued an apology...
Via Awful Announcing
February 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Chicago Blackhawks: Staying strong on Ice

On the eve of the death of Steve Montador the former Blackhawk defense men. The Blackhawks skated in a tough bout all night. The 22,169 fans that came out in the cold frigid night in Chicago were in for a good one. In this tight-checking contest the Blackhawks were able to capture points, in which, […]
Via Full Scale Sports
February 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Former NHL Defenseman Steve Montador Dead At 35

Steve Montador, former NHL defenseman, was found dead at his home on Saturday morning.
Via Gamedayr
February 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Former NHL defenseman Steve Montador dies

TORONTO (AP) Former NHL defenseman Steve Montador has died at age 35. Peel Region Police say Montador was found unconscious in his home in Mississauga, Ontario, early Sunday morning and was later pronounced dead. No foul play was suspected. Montador made his NHL debut in 2001 with Calgary and played for six teams in parts of 10 seasons. The defenseman had 33 goals and 98 assists...
Via AP on Fox
February 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Tragic: Former Blackhawk Found Dead in Home

For the second time in three months, tragedy has struck the Blackhawks organization. Former Blackhawks defenseman Steve Montador was found dead in his Mississauga, Ontario, home early Sunday morning, According to the Mississauga News, “police said a female friend woke up at 2 a.m. to find Montador deceased. She contacted police and he was pronounced dead just after 2:30 a.m. at...
Via Sports Mockery
February 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Reports: Former NHL player Steve Montador found dead

Former NHL defenseman Steve Montador has died, according to multiple reports. He was 35 years old. Mississauga News reported Sunday that Montador was found dead inside his Mississauga home Sunday morning. Peel Regional Police told the paper Montador was found by a female friend early Sunday morning. She called the police and Montador was pronounced dead shortly thereafter. There’s...
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February 15, 2015  |  Discuss
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