Player Tragically Dies in Motorcycle Accident This Morning
BY SKY SEPTEMBER 23, 2023 (3:02 PM)
Hockey Community Mourns Tragic Loss
The hockey world was dealt another devastating blow today as news emerged of the tragic passing of Nic Kerdiles in a motorcycle accident. An Irvine native, Nic achieved a significant milestone in 2017 when he became the first player from Orange County to don the Anaheim Ducks' jersey. However, today, the community is left heartbroken by the loss of a promising talent.
The offseason has brought a series of somber news to the hockey world, with each passing day seemingly marked by sorrow. Nic Kerdiles' untimely departure further compounds the sense of grief that has gripped the sport.
As we come to terms with this profound loss, our thoughts and deepest sympathies extend to Nic's family and loved ones. In moments like these, the hockey community stands united in offering support and comfort to those who knew and cherished Nic Kerdiles.
His memory will forever live on in the hearts of fans and teammates, a testament to the indelible mark he left on the sport he loved.