http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/calgary/f ... -1.3778093
A shooting outside of a southwest Calgary nightclub early Sunday has left Calgary Stampeder Mylan Hicks dead, the team has confirmed.
"Obviously this is an extremely difficult and upsetting time for the players and staff," the team's president and general manager John Hufnagel said in a statement.
"It's a terrible tragedy. Our thoughts and prayers go out to Mylan's family."
And in the US, Miami Marlins top pitcher has been killed in a boating accident that could have been avoided. What on earth would they be out at 3am and speeding around in the dark and no life jackets. Recipe for disaster and now his unborn child will pay the ultimate price with the loss of his/her father . The Marlins canceled their game today, whick makes this death even more mysterious, why would he be out in a boat at 3am, hours before a game.
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Jose Fernandez, the ace right-hander for the Miami Marlins who escaped Cuba to become one of baseball's brightest stars, was killed in a boating accident early Sunday morning. Fernandez was 24.
Authorities said Fernandez was one of three people killed in a crash off Miami Beach.
Chief Petty Officer Nyxolyno Cangemi told The Associated Press that a Coast Guard patrol boat spotted an overturned boat at 3:30 a.m. on a jetty near Government Cut. The bodies were discovered a short time later, and officials said speed played a factor.