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Family, friends, former teammates remember Belak

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Wade Belak's family members, friends and former teammates gathered for a private ceremony at Woodmont Christian Church on a rainy Sunday to remember the former NHL player.

The 35-year-old Belak was found dead Wednesday at a luxury condo and hotel building in Toronto.

A person familiar with Belak's death told The Associated Press on Thursday that he hanged himself. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because details of the investigation were confidential.

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