DEATHS : Ex-Hockey Star Earl Seibert

From Times Wire Services

Earl W. Seibert, a member of the National Hockey League Hall of Fame, has died of cancer.

Seibert died Sunday in Western Massachusetts Hospital. He was 79.

The star defenseman led the long-shot Chicago Black Hawks to the 1938 Stanley Cup championship; he also played with the New York Rangers and Detroit Red Wings during his 15-year NHL career.