MILTON, Mass. (AP) — Jimmy Hayes, who gained a nationwide hockey championship at Boston School and performed seven seasons within the NHL, has died. He was 31.
A regulation enforcement official stated medics on Monday had been referred to as to the Hayes dwelling within the Boston suburbs, the place he was pronounced lifeless. No different particulars had been disclosed.
Hayes, a 6-foot-5 proper wing, was drafted within the second spherical (sixtieth general) in 2008 by the Toronto Maple Leafs. Two years later, he helped Boston School to its second straight nationwide title, totaling 13 objectives and 22 assists in 42 video games as a sophomore.
He made his NHL debut in December 2011 after a commerce to the Chicago Blackhawks.
“His heat persona made a direct affect within the locker room and with our followers,” the Blackhawks stated in a press release. “We’re happy with the recollections he made in Chicago.”
Boston School stated on Twitter it’s “heartbroken” over the dying.
Youthful brother Kevin Hayes is a middle for the Philadelphia Flyers.
Jimmy Hayes performed 334 video games within the NHL and had 54 objectives and 55 assists. He additionally performed for the Florida Panthers, Boston Bruins and New Jersey Devils.
He final performed professionally in 2019 and had been a cohost of a podcast referred to as “Missin Curfew.”
Hayes was born in Dorchester, Massachusetts. Along with his spouse and kids, Hayes is survived by 4 siblings and his mother and father, Shelagh and Kevin Hayes Sr.
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