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Scott Walker’s wife diagnosed with cancer during playoff series
Posted By Joe Haggerty On May 16, 2009 @ 8:44 pm In General | 12 Comments
The Carolina Hurricanes  released a sobering piece of news this morning following Scott Walker’s tumultuous series against the Boston Bruins  that saw the scrappy Canes forward sucker-punch Aaron Ward  in Game 5 and then pot the OT game-winner in Game 7. Walker’s wife, Julie, has cervical cancer, but the disease is treatable and she is expected to make a full recovery. Walker learned of his wife’s diagnosis during the seven-game series against the Bruins.
“My wife is an amazing person and we are looking forward to a positive outcome from this challenge,’ said Walker on Saturday afternoon. ‘I will address the situation with the media, but my family would appreciate its privacy going forward.’
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 Carolina Hurricanes: http://media.weei.com/hockey/carolina-hurricanes.htm
 sobering piece of news this morning : http://www.necn.com/Boston/Sports/2009/05/16/Walker-Wifes-cancer-news/1242520420.html
 Boston Bruins: http://media.weei.com/hockey/boston-bruins.htm
 Aaron Ward: http://media.weei.com/hockey/aaron-ward.htm
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