Former Colorado Avalanche RW Wade Belak Found Dead

Former Colorado Avalanche right winger Wade Belak was found dead on Wednesday, reports the Toronto Sun. He was found dead in a Toronto condo. He turned 35 on July 3.

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Belak played in parts of three season with the Colorado Avalanche between 1996-1999. He was part of the 1999 deal with the Calgary Flames that brought Theo Fleury to Denver.

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No other details have emerged on the situation yet. Further reporting indicates that Belak hanged himself.

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Our condolences to his family.

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