Advertisement

 SHIPPAGAN, New Brunswick (AP) -Vancouver Canucks rookie Luc Bourdon was killed in a motorcycle crash near his hometown. He was 21.
His sister, Eve Bourdon, confirmed the death. Police did not confirm the identity of the victim but said a motorcyclist was killed in the early afternoon in a crash near Shippagan.
Bourdon, a defenseman, was the first-round draft pick of the Canucks in 2005, selected 10th overall. He was a member of the Canadian team that won the gold mdeal at the 2007 world junior hockey championship.

Top NHL Public Bets

NHL Top Stories

Thumbnail Halak, Europe eye another victory in Canada Injuries limited the Islanders’ Jaroslav...
Thumbnail Note's top defenseman becomes new captain For the first time since 2011, the Blues have a new wearer of the “C.”It’s an individual, though, who’s already served the organization with distinction for nearly a...
More inNHL Articles  

NHL Team Pages