David Gove

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David Gove
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Gove in 2008
Born (1978-05-04)May 4, 1978
Centerville, Massachusetts, U.S.
Died April 5, 2017(2017-04-05) (aged 38)
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Height 5 ft 9 in (175 cm)
Weight 190 lb (86 kg; 13 st 8 lb)
Position Center/Right Wing
Shot Left
Played for Carolina Hurricanes
NHL Draft Undrafted
Playing career 2000–2009

David T. Gove (May 4, 1978 – April 5, 2017) was an American ice hockey player. He served as head coach of the Wheeling Nailers of the ECHL.[1] He last played with the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins of the American Hockey League during the 2008–09 season. He played for the Carolina Hurricanes from 2000 through 2009.

On April 5, 2017, Gove was found dead in Pittsburgh on April 5, 2017 from a suspected drug overdose.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Clark Donatelli Hired as Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Head Coach". Wheeling Nailers Official Website.
  2. Iannotti, Ralph (April 6, 2017). "Coach, Retired NHL Player Found Dead Of Apparent Heroin Overdose". Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Retrieved April 7, 2017.