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Bruins announce tragic news regarding former player

Published May 14, 2024 at 4:33 PM

The Bruins announce some tragic news today as former Bruins Dave Forbes passed away at the age of 75.

Forbes played for the Bruins for 4 seasons starting in 1973-74 before being traded to the Capitals.

The NHL Alumni Association is saddened to learn that Dave Forbes has passed away at the age of 75.

Dave made his
debut with the
in the 1973-74 season as an undrafted winger. After four seasons, he would find himself wearing the
jersey for a season and two games. Forbes totalled for 362 regular-season games-played, scoring 128 points.

After his hockey career ended, Forbes devoted his life to his family, his second career as a financial advisor, and his work in and around his church.

We send our deepest condolences to Dave's family, friends, and former teammates during this difficult time.

The entire Bruins community sends their deepest condolences to the Forbes family.

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