The Players React to Jean Beliveau’s Passing

The players share their memories, condolences, and thoughts on social media following the passing of Jean Beliveau.

On Tuesday, the hockey world lost one of its most beloved and revered figures with the passing of Jean Beliveau at the age of 83. The former Montreal Canadiens great will forever be remembered as one of the sport’s most legendary players both on and off the ice. When the news broke, players began sharing their memories, condolences, and thoughts on the man whom players of all ages have always looked up to.


Very saddened to hear the passing of Jean Béliveau. A TRUE gentleman and pioneer of our game. #RIP #Numéro4

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