- National Hockey League Commissioner Gary Bettman today released the following statement:
"The National Hockey League family grieves with the family, friends and teammates of Luc Bourdon
. We send heartfelt condolences to the Vancouver Canucks' organization and the community of Shippagan, N.B. To honor a young life ended long before its promise could be fulfilled, a moment of silence will be observed Saturday night prior to Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Final."