Others left sticks ready at a rink in the players’ memory.
And if there wasn’t a stick available, a jersey and a puck took the place.
While at the Hockey Hall of Fame, the sticks had a place of honor next to the Stanley Cup.
Ten players with the Humboldt Broncos died in a crash last week. They were on the way to a playoff game when the team's bus hit a tractor-trailer in Saskatchewan. Five others with connections to the team -- including two coaches, a volunteer statistician, a broadcaster and the bus driver -- also died, The Washington Post reported.
Fourteen others were hurt, CTV News reported.
Over A Dozen Killed in Crash That Involved Canadian Junior Hockey Team