Former Boston Bruins winger Jimmy Hayes passed away at the age of 31.
Hayes spent two seasons playing for his hometown Bruins.
“Former NHL player Jimmy Hayes has died. 31 years old. I just chatted with him last week at a golf course” according to reporter John Buccigross. “He leaves behind wife Kristen & two young boys, 2 and 3 months. Also brother Kevin, three sisters and a Mom and Dad. Devastating news for family and Boston hockey community.”
Hayes last played for Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins in 2018.