This Hockey Star Surprised A Bereaved Child – And The Emotional Footage Is Tearjerking

When 11-year-old Anderson Whitehead’s mother passed away in November 2018, she left behind a sweet promise to her hockey-loving son. NHL star Carey Price then heard this story, and the legend made sure that the parent’s wish finally became fulfilled. Yet on the day in question, the overwhelmed youngster ended up in floods of tears.

Image: Anderson Whitehead via Global News
Image: Anderson Whitehead via Global News

So what had happened? Well, this is Anderson Whitehead. Hailing from Brantford, Ontario, the 11-year-old leads a life very much akin to other boys his age. Like most kids from the Great White North, you see, the youngster is a massive fan of hockey. And he can be regularly seen waving the colors of his favorite team: the Montreal Canadiens.

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