Tragic News Strikes The Hockey Community

Published September 28, 2023 at 10:35

In recent developments, Chris Snow, Assistant General Manager of the Calgary Flames, has experienced a profound medical setback. Known for his unwavering spirit in the face of ALS and cancer, Chris now faces a grave situation.

In the past two days, Chris suffered cardiac arrest, leading to severe brain injury due to oxygen deprivation. Medical experts managed to restart his heart, but his prognosis remains bleak, with little hope of regaining consciousness.

His wife, Kelsie, shared this heartbreaking update on Twitter, revealing that Chris will not wake up. She mentioned his dedication to medical trials even in life's toughest moments, and in death, he will continue to contribute through organ donation.

The news has cast a shadow of sorrow over the hockey community. Chris Snow's journey, marked by resilience, has touched many beyond the hockey world.

His commitment to aiding medical research, even amidst adversity, reflects his character.

As the Snow Family confronts this unimaginable challenge, the hockey community and well-wishers offer their thoughts and prayers. Chris Snow's legacy as an emblem of resilience in the face of hardship will endure, leaving an indelible mark on the world, far beyond the rinks of the NHL.
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