Blue Jackets goalie dies after fall in fireworks accident

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Blue Jackets  Latvia’s Matiss Kivlenieks, a candidate to be the Columbus Blue Jackets’ future goaltender, died in Michigan on Sunday night after fleeing a hot tub and hitting his head following a Fourth of July fireworks accident. He was 24. Blue Jackets  Kivlenieks was in a hot tub and fled with several other people, but he slipped and hit his head on concrete, police in Novi, Michigan, told The Associated Press on Monday. The fire department and EMTs got to the private home about 10:13 on Sunday night and took…

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