Colby Cave has died, according to a statement posted online on April. 11, 2020.
We learned of the deceased through the following tribute posted on social media.,
— Philadelphia Flyers (@NHLFlyers) April 11, 2020
The hockey family is heartbroken and mourning the loss of a player, teammate, friend, son, brother and husband in Colby Cave.
His story and its impact is one that won’t soon be forgotten. #RIP Colby ❤️
— Hockey Canada (@HockeyCanada) April 11, 2020
Cause of Death.
We have no information at the moment on of caused death . This post will be updated as soon as we have that information.
The following are some tributes posted on social media to honor the life and the legacy of the deceased.
A statement from the Swift Current Broncos on the passing of Colby Cave. pic.twitter.com/TGzHNSSI13
— Swift Current Broncos (@SCBroncos) April 11, 2020
Colby Cave – believer, faithful husband, son, brother, friend, role model, uniter. A future stolen, feelings crushed and families shattered. The world is a lot less bright today.
“You know the stars that shine the brightest? The ones with the shortest lives.” @istillbelieve
— David Backes (@dbackes42) April 11, 2020
We are deeply saddened to learn the news on the sudden passing of former Team Saskatchewan player, Colby Cave.
Our condolences go out to the family, friends and teammates of Colby during this difficult time. pic.twitter.com/J1ixt43D21
— Saskatchewan Hockey Association (@sask_hockey) April 11, 2020