Edmonton Oilers' Colby Cave dies at 25 after brain bleed
Edmonton Oilers forward Colby Cave has died after a brain bleed this week.
The NHL team confirmed the death Saturday with a statement from his family. Cave was was placed in a medically induced coma Tuesday in Toronto.
He underwent emergency surgery for a removal of a colloid cyst that was causing pressure on his brain. His agent says his condition didn't appear linked to COVID-19.
Cave scored once in 11 appearances with Edmonton this season. The team called him an "awesome person."
Colby Cave was 25 years old.