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Wade Belak, 35, found dead

Updated: September 1, 2011, 11:55 AM ET
ESPN.com news services

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Wade Belak, an enforcer who had played with five NHL teams before retiring in March, was found dead Wednesday in Toronto. He was 35.

Belak is the third NHL enforcer found dead since May.

Toronto police spokesman Tony Vella said officers found a man dead when called at 1:40 p.m. ET Wednesday at a hotel and condo complex. Vella said "foul play is not suspected in the ongoing investigation" into Belak's death.

Belak was scheduled to work as a sideline reporter ...

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