Sports
Leafs give Toronto fan KO'd in Boston free tickets

Before the game some Toronto fans outside the stadium.

Credits: MICHAEL PEAKE/QMI AGENCY

RYAN WOLSTAT | QMI AGENCY

TORONTO - The Maple Leafs have given hurting fan Kyle Hay two tickets to Wednesday night's game at the Air Canada Centre.

The Oshawa, ON, native attended Game 2 in Boston in full Leafs regalia, along with six friends to celebrate his 23rd birthday, but the evening had a sour ending.

MORE: Sucker punch KOs Leafs fan at Bruins home game

Hay and his pals were heckled all game and had things thrown at them, before he was knocked out cold by a sucker-punch thrown by a Bruins fan while exiting the arena.

Hay ended up in hospital with three staples in the back of his head and a concussion.

A social media effort quickly took form, after a YouTube video surfaced showing Hay unconscious, aiming to get Hay tickets to another game.

Maple Leafs Sports and Entertainment confirmed Tuesday night that Hay was given two tickets to take in Game 4.

Hay had said he'd be happy to take the tickets, but didn't deserve them any more than any other passionate Leafs supporter.

Sun News Videos

Mink farming

Nova Scotia produces half of Canada's mink fur.


Feminist 'consent underwear' spark debate

Do consent underwear just change the conversation from 'rape culture' to 'slut culture'?


Afghanistan's upcoming election

With an election rapidly approaching, change is on its way to Afghanistan. Good or bad, the world is watching.

Ezra Levant’s The Source is the most provocative and thought-changing multimedia show in Canada.

This show is 100% focused on the political battles taking place across Canada, in the United States...even around the world.

Michael Coren brings you strong, balanced opinions to challenge conventional thinking.

Byline brings you the stories you won’t hear anywhere else while exploring points of view that are all too often ignored.