Entertainment Rod Stewart Honours Humboldt Broncos During Calgary Concert

02:23  10 april  2018
02:23  10 april  2018 Source:   etcanada.com

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Canadians weren’t the only ones who felt the impact of the tragic Humboldt Broncos bus crash. British singer Rod Stewart honoured the 15 young souls that were lost after the And my son plays hockey in this area [and] has done all those journeys,” said Stewart during his concert in Calgary on Sunday.

Humboldt Broncos honoured by Rod Stewart during Calgary concert . # Humboldt remembered at # Rodstewart concert #yyc pic.twitter.com/ggwDF6MPP7. — Samantha (@jlsamantha) April 9, 2018.

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Canadians weren't the only ones who felt the impact of the tragic Humboldt Broncos bus crash.

British singer Rod Stewart honoured the 15 young souls that were lost after the Broncos' team bus was "T-boned" by a semi-truck on April 6.

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"I'm in Canada and they're your kids. And my son plays hockey in this area [and] has done all those journeys," said Stewart during his concert in Calgary on Sunday. "It just brought home to me how quick life can end."

Stewart, 73, then performed his cover of the iconic Impressions song "People Get Ready".

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Hockey dad Rod Stewart pays tribute to Humboldt Broncos during Calgary show. facebook. twitter. # Humboldt remembered at # Rodstewart concert #yyc pic.twitter.com/ggwDF6MPP7.

Humboldt Broncos honoured by Rod Stewart during Calgary concert . # Humboldt remembered at # Rodstewart concert #yyc pic.twitter.com/ggwDF6MPP7. — Samantha (@jlsamantha) April 9, 2018.

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After hitting the final note, Stewart shared a photo of his hockey-playing son on the big screen. "That's my boy," Stewart said proudly.

Hundreds, including Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Saskatchewan Premier Scott Moe, attended a vigil at the Broncos crash site on Sunday.

Edmonton Oilers’ Connor McDavid visits Humboldt Broncos players in hospital .
The Edmonton Oilers captain said Tuesday that he hopes his visit helped to "put some smiles on some faces" and called the visit to Saskatchewan an emotional experience.Edmonton Oilers captain Connor McDavid travelled to Humboldt and Saskatoon on Tuesday — with Ryan O'Reilly from the Buffalo Sabres and junior hockey executive Sherry Bassin — to visit some of the families impacted and players injured in a devastating bus crash on April 6.

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