Zholtok, 31, survived by wife and two sons
RIGA, Latvia -- Nashville Predators and former Minnesota Wild center Sergei Zholtok was remembered at a funeral Monday by hundreds of hockey fans, many wearing Latvian national team jerseys with black armbands.
Players and officials also attended the packed service at Riga's historic House of Blackheads to honor perhaps the best forward produced by Latvia.
Known as "Zholi" by teammates, Zholtok died last week at 31 in Belarus. He suffered heart failure about five minutes before ...
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