Hockey world reacts to passing of Montreal great Jean Béliveau

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Canadiens legend Jean Beliveau dies at 83
Wednesday December 3rd, 2014
Jean Béliveau, the ultimate Canadien and Canadian

The hockey world was saddened by the passing of Montreal Canadiens legend and iconic Hockey Hall of Famer Jean Béliveau on Tuesday night at the age of 83. 

The impact he'd made, both as one of the greatest players of all time and as a true role model, was reflected in the outpouring of respect and admiration on social media.

Here are some of the most noteworthy and poignant remembrances:



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