[ESPN NHL Guru] Coyotes' Ricci honors Tillman by wearing No. 40

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Tillman was killed April 22 in AfghanistanGLENDALE, Ariz. -- Phoenix Coyotes center Mike Ricci
announced Wednesday that he will wear No. 40 next season to honor
deceased NFL player Pat Tillman.Tillman, 27, left the Arizona Cardinals and a
multimillion-dollar contract in May 2002 to join the U.S. Army
Rangers. He was killed last April 22 in Afghanistan, the first NFL
player to die in combat since the Vietnam War."When I heard his story, it really touched me," Ricci said
after donning his new Coyotes jersey at a news...

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