Former NHL goaltender Ray “Razor” Emery drowned while swimming in his hometown of Hamilton, Ontario, on Sunday. He was just 35-years-old.
At 2:50 pm, HPS recovered the body of former @NHL player Ray Emery, 35. Emery was reported missing just after 6:00 am in #HamOnt harbour. His body was recovered in close proximity to where he was last seen. Family has been notified. Cause of death to be confirmed pending a PM.— Hamilton Police (@HamiltonPolice) July 15, 2018
Emery was an Ottawa Senators fourth-round draft pick (99th overall) in 2001. Over 11 NHL seasons, he played for the Senators, Philadelphia Flyers, Anaheim Ducks and Chicago Blackhawks. Emery helped the Senators reach the Stanley Cup Final in 2007 and won a Cup six years later with the Blackhawks in 2013 serving as a backup to starter Corey Crawford.
Condolences go out to Ray’s family, friends and fans around the world. You will be missed, Razor!
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